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Suriya overwhelmed with eight Tamil National Award wins

Artistes from Tamil cinema bagged as many as eight awards at the 62nd National Film Awards. And guess who was happy with their wins? Well, of course superstar Suriya.

regional movies Updated: Mar 28, 2015 16:26 IST
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Artistes from Tamil cinema bagged as many as eight awards at the 62nd National Film Awards. And guess who is happy with their wins? Well, of course, superstar Suriya.

Suriya was so elated that he congratulated and surprised the winners with bouquets.

"Suriya sir sent each winner a bouquet of flowers. He personally met and congratulated them on their victory," said a source close to the actor.

This year, Tamil drama Kutram Kadithal bagged the Best Film Award in the language, while children's drama Kaaka Muttai pocketed three awards for Best Children's Film and for child actors Ramesh and Vignesh.

Director Vijay's Saivam bagged two awards for Best Lyricist and Best Playback Singer, while gangster drama Jigarthanda won Best Actor in a Supporting Role and Best Editing awards.

Suriya is currently busy shooting for Tamil films Masss and Haiku. He will soon start working on action-thriller 24 in the language.