In a movie-crazy city like Hyderabad, the acid test for any Telugu film is to win the audiences’ hearts. And the first-ever Hyderabad Times Film Awards instituted by The Times of India gave readers a platform to make their verdict loud and clear!
The nominations who deserved to win top honours were announced in Hyderabad Times and readers voted . After over a month of voting, the winners were selected based on our vote and 7.9 lakh online votes.
|Best Actor Male||Mahesh Babu (Dookudu)|
|Best Actor Female||Tamannaah (100% Love)|
|Best Director||Sreenu Vaitla (Dookudu)|
|Best Music Director||Thaman (Dookudu)|
|Best Lyrics||Sirivenella Sitarama Sastry (Mr Perfect)|
|Best Singer Male||SP Balasubramaniam (Jagadanandakaraka – Sri Ramarajyam)|
|Best Singer Female||Shreya Ghoshal (Chali Chaliga in Mr Perfect)|
|Best Youth Film||100% Love|
|Promising Newcomer Male||Aadi (Prema Kavali)|
|Promising Newcomer female||Nithya Menen (Ala Modalaindi)|
|Best Actor in a Negative Role Male||Kota Srinivasa Rao (Dookudu)|
|Best Actor in a Negative Role Female||Lakshmi Manchu (Anaganaga O Dheerudu)|
|Best Screenplay||Nandini Reddy (Ala Modalaindi)|
|Best Actor in a Comic Role||Brahmanandam (Dookudu)|