K.Vishwanath named ‘Person of the year – 2013’

Posted : April 11, 2013 at 7:37 pm IST by ManaTelugu
On the occasion of Indian cinema completing 100 years, Limca book of Records had released a list of people titled ‘Person of the year-2013’. The list included several big and small names like K. Vishwanath, Mani Ratnam, Kamal Haasan, Santosh Sivan, Prabhu Deva, Sreekar Prasad, Naseeruddin Shah, Tabu, Vidya Balan, Shabana Azmi, Kajol and Ranbir Kapoor. Interestingly, Vishwanath garu is the only Telugu name in this list.

Vishwanath garu is a multiple winner of National Film Award and Nandi Award. He directed several epics like Shankarabharanam, Swati Muthyam, Sagara Sangamam and Aaptathbandhavudu. Viswanath has won ten Filmfare Awards South, and one Bollywood Filmfare Award.