National Awards 2022

Suriya, Ajay Devgn Share Best Actor, Soorarai Pottru Best Film

The winners of the 68th National Film Awards were announced in New Delhi.

The Best Actor award for the year is to be shared by Suriya

Ajay Devgn for their work in Soorarai Pottru and Tanhaji

This is Suriya's first National Award and Ajay Devgn's third

he won Best Actor for his 1998 film Zakhm and 2002's The Legend Of Bhagat Singh

Soorarai Pottru, based on events in the life of Simplifly Deccan founder G Gopinath

also won Best Feature Film and Best Actress for Aparna Balamurali.

Tanhaji, a historical film about legendary Maratha warrior Tanaji Malusare

also won the award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment.