The 8th edition of colorful Asianet television award show was held on 21st May 2015, at Adlux International Convention & Exhibition Centre Karukutty, Angamaly. The event is organized by the Asianet channel at a distinct locale in the state of Kerala in order to felicitate the outstanding artistic and technical performances in Malayalam television industry. The event witnessed the presence of some reputed and illustrious personalities from film fraternity and socio-cultural sphere. Famous brand Double Horse was the title sponsor of the mega event.
The center of the attraction of the event was the presence of superstar Mammootty and famed film actress
Kavya Madhavan. Mammootty presented the Best Actor award in the male lead to
Kishore Sathya for his impressive role in serial Karuthamuthu while Kavya handed the award for Best Actress in the female role to
Gayathri Arun for her character in Parasparam serial. Furthermore, Sujith Sunder and Praveena Kadakkavoor were the joint winners of the esteemed award for Best Director for the Serial Chandanamazha and Karuthamuth respectively.
Also, the two series won most of the award at the event. Further, Karuthamuthu was accorded the Best Serial Award while a special award named Show of the Year was bestowed upon the serial Parasparam. Besides, the event had more than 20 categories of awards, including best actor/actress, best negative character, best lyricist, best music composer, best editing, best comedian, best playback, best camera operator and much more granted to the winners at the glowing award show. The luminous star-studded show gleamed by the compelling performances from the cine and television stars.
Moreover, the TV/film comedians and singers entertained audiences with their mesmeric performances. The show was premiered on Asianet channel on 6th and 7th June 2015, at 7:00 pm.