Vayalar Rama Varma Awards 2011 announced. Vayalar Chalachithra Ratnam award is given to veteran actor Thilakan and Best Actor Award to Prithviraj for his acting in Urumi and Indian Rupee. M G Radhakrishnan is awarded Ragaratna posthumously. Ganaratna Award is given to Poovachal Khader. Ramya Nambeeshan is the Best Actress considering the films Traffic and Chappakurishu.
Ranjith’s Indian Rupee is the Best Picture in feature film category. Traffic is the second best movie.
Award Jurie include Chairman Dr. M R Thamban (Director of Bhasha Institute), Sohanlal (Director), Ravi Menon, Girija Sethunath, Sulochana Ram Mohan (Film Critic), Jayan Nair (Serial Director).
For the performance in Salt n Pepper, Baburaj is selected for Second Best Actor Award. Ananya is the Second Best Actress (Senoirs).
Best New Commer: Fahad Fasil
Best Cinematographer: Santhosh Sivan (Urumi)
Best Editor: Mahesh Narayan (Traffic)
Best Art Director: Boban (Veeraputhran)
Best Scriptwriter: Shankar Ramakrishnan (Urumi)
Best Musician: Bijipal
Best Lyricist: Rafeek Ahammed
Best Male Singer: Madhu Balakrishnan
Best Female Singer: Manjari
Best New Singers: Ravishankar (Manikyakallu), Pushpalatha (Salt n Pepper)
Best Background Score: Ramesh Narayan
Best Costumer: Sameera Saneesh
Best Make Up man: Pattanam Rasheed
Best Child Artist: Ananthapadmanabhan
Best Cinema Reporter: Kovalam Satheesh Kumar (Kerala Kaumudi).
Vayalar Television Awards:
Best Serial: Ardhachandrante Raathri (Amrutha TV)
Best Actress: Praveena (Chila Nerangalil Chila Manushyar, Devi Mahathmyam), Krishna Nair (Bhadra)
Best Director: Sujith Sunder (Autograph)