Kannada rocking star Yash, created a sensation with his magnum opus KGF last year and was honoured as the best actor male in Kannada. KGF team was elated with few more awards in the technical department along with Prasanth Neel who was judged the best director.
Best Debut Kannada Actor (Female): Anupama Gowda for Aa Karaala Ratr
Best Actor in Leading Role (Kannada): Yash for KGF
Best Director (Kannada): Prashanth Neel
Best Actor in Negative Role: Dhananjaya for Tagaru
Best Debutant Director (Kannada): Mahesh Kumar for Ayogya
Best Lyrics Writer (Kannada): Chetan Kumar for Yennammi Yennammi from Ayogya
Best Cinematographer (Kannada): Bhuvan Gowda for KGF
Best Comedian (Kannada): Prakash Thuminad for Sarkar.Hi.Pra.Shaale.Kasaragodu
Best Playback Singer Female (Kannada): Ananya Bhat for 'Hold on' from Tagaru
Best Actress in Supporting Role in Kannada (Female): Archana Jois for KGF
The organisers of the show say that the event will have the presence of over 600 celebrities from four Southern film industries. Around 200 notable personalities that include Chiranjeevi, Mohanlal and Yash are attending SIIMA Awards 2019.
Tamil and Malayalam awards will be given today and keep checking this space for more updates.