Andhra Pradesh government has restarted the traditional Nandi Awards again.2011 was the last time it announced and presented the state government awards for film industry.Re-commencing the awards, the government has announced the winners for the years 2012 and 2013.Here is a brief list .(will be updated after final list comes)
2012 AP Nandi Awards :
Best film – EegaSecond best film – MinuguruluThird best film – MidhunamBest Director – SS Rajamouli (Eega)Best Actor – Nani (Yeto Vellipoindi Manasu)Best Actress – Samantha (Yeto Vellipoindi Manasu)Best Villain – Sudeep (Eega)Best Music Director – MM.Keeravani (Eega), Ilayaraja (Yeto Vellipoindi Manasu)Best Writer – Thanikella Bharani (Midhunam)Best Popular Film – JulayiBest Lyric Writer – Ananth Sriram (Yeto Vellipoindi Manasu)
2013 Nandi Awards :
Best film – MirchiSecond Best Film – Naa Bangaru ThalliThird Best Film – Uyyala JampalaBest Director – Daya Kodavangati (Alias Janaki)Best Actor – PrabhasBest Actress – Anjali Patel (Naa Bangaru Thalli)Best Popular Film – Attharintiki DaarediBest dialogue writer – Trivikram (Attharintiki Daaredi)Best Lyrics Writer – SirivennelaBest Debut film director – Koratala Siva (Mirchi).