Ace cinematographer S Kumar was a jury member of the 67th national film awards that was announced recently.
Gireesh Gangadharan won the Best Cinematographer in Feature Film category for 'Jallikkattu'. Mathukutty Xavier won the Best Debut Director for the feature film 'Helen'.
Ranjith had also won last year’s state award for the best makeup artist for the movie Helen.
It is reported that her last rites took place at the Chandanwadi crematorium in south Mumbai on Thursday.
The organisers said that the new dates and plans for hosting IIFA in Madhya Pradesh will be announced soon.
Sugumar Shanmugham, a research scholar-cum-artist, plays a leading role in 'Baaram' which was adjudged the best Tamil film at the 66th National Film Awards, 2019. He also worked as casting director for the movie.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu gave away the 66th National Film Awards at a function in New Delhi.
The 2018 film starring Soubin Shahir and Samuel Abiola Robinson is a comedy-drama sports film.
T Muhammed Bapu, producer of ‘Swapnadanam’, a Malayalam film that went on to win the national award, passed away at a hospital in Edappal on Monday evening.
Fans of actor Mammootty, were left in shock as many were expecting an award for his extraordinary performance in ‘Peranbu’.