Stars galore at the centenary celebrations of cinema
SV [ Mon, Sep 23, 2013 ]
- On the third day of the centenary celebrations of cinema, Malayalam actors were honoured. Kamal Haasan, Mammootty, Mohanlal were seen together and Kamal thanked Malayalam cinema for its contribution to his film career. Ministers Vayalar Ravi, KC Joseph, film personalities K Balachander, Madhu and Kamal Hassan were present on the dais. Vayalar Ravi and Lizy lighted the Kuthuvilakku.
The function also marked the 80th birthday of actor Madhu. Mammootty and Mohanlal felicitated the veteran. Actresses Sarada, TR Omana, Sheela, Suhasini, Urvasi, Poornima, Madhavi, KPAC Lalitha, Vidhubala, Actor Mohan, singer KS Chitra were present. Fahad Fazil and Dulquar Salman were also there.
Cultural programmes included performance by Isha Sherwani, Remya Nambeesan, Meera Nandan and Vishnupriya. Shweta Menon, Nazriya Nazim, Sura, Mia and Vineeth presented a medley of 70s songs. Rima Kallingal and Poorna also did dances.
Mammootty and Mohanlal presented the the living legends of the Malayalam cinema awards to PK Kaimal, Sarada, Sheela, TR Omana and Hariharan.