Chennai: South star Dhanush thanked his supporters and collaborators for his Nationwide Award win for ‘Asuran’, saying that bagging the prime acting honour twice in his occupation has been almost nothing brief of a ‘blessing’. Dhanush bagged the ideal actor award for his function in filmmaker Vetrimaaran’s Tamil hit at the 67th Nationwide Movie Awards, announced on Monday.
The 37-yr-outdated actor had earlier won the honour for his 2011 action thriller ‘Aadukalam’. In a statement shared on Twitter, Dhanush mentioned he is humbled by the enjoy and accolades coming his way in his occupation of almost two decades.
“I woke up to this remarkable information of currently being honoured with the prestigious nationwide award for ‘Asuran’. To win one particular ideal actor award is a dream, to win two is almost nothing brief of a blessing. I by no means imagined I would come this far,” Dhanush mentioned. The actor shared the ideal actor award with Manoj Bajpayee for his function in ‘Bhonsle’.
‘Asuran’ functions Dhanush as Sivasamy, a farmer on the run with his relatives in a bid to defend his son who has killed an upper-caste landlord in vengeance.
The film, which also functions Manju Warrier and Prakash Raj, also bagged the Nationwide Award for the ideal Tamil function movie.
Dhanush thanked Vetrimaaran for providing him the function of Sivasamy and mentioned he by no means considered he would uncover a “buddy, companion and a brother” in the director when they had initially met, a lot more than a decade in the past.
The duo have previously worked in critically-acclaimed films this kind of as 2007’s ‘Polladhavan’, ‘Aadukalam’ and ‘Vada Chennai’ (2018).
“I am so proud of the 4 movies we have worked with each other and the two movies we have generated with each other. I am extremely glad you chose to think in me so a great deal and I chose to think in you. Now can not wait to hear what you have written for me up coming. A major hug.”
Dhanush thanked the Nationwide Award jury, ‘Asuran’ producer Kalaippuli S Thanu and the complete staff of the movie.
The actor also acknowledged the enjoy and help of his supporters and identified as them his pillars of power. “It truly is the unconditional enjoy you all give me that keeps me going. Cannot thank you all adequate. I enjoy you all to the moon and back. Please spread enjoy and almost nothing else,” he extra.