The year 2007 was a lucky one for Vijay TV as they were hosting their awards show for the very first time. Vijay Awards 2007 is also known as 1st Vijay Awards. The event held in Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai. It aired on Star Vijay channel. The program launched in 2007 in which winners of 2006 were given awards.
The host of the evening was ‘Yugi Sethu’. Yugi Sethu is also known as Dr.Yugi Sethu. Sethu is an Indian filmmaker, writer, actor, television presenter, and an entrepreneur. He completed his doctorate in 2015 on Indian Cinema. He is an eminent star in Kollywood. Hosting an event like this is totally his way. He started his career in 1989, and is still a very popular performer.
The awards are categorized into two parts. First are the favorite awards, and second are the jury awards. For favorite awards, viewers are asked to vote for the favorite character, irrespective of whatever year they worked in. These included favorite hero, favorite heroine, favorite playback singer, favorite song, favorite director, favorite icon of the year, and much more. For jury awards, a panel of judges is set. Together, they decide the final winners. Jury awards do not count the votes of the audience or the audience poll. Jury awards include best actor, best actress, best director, best song, best choreographer, and much more.
‘Ajith Kumar’ was chosen as the favorite hero. The award for favorite heroine was won by beautiful ‘Trisha Krishnan’. Hero and Heroine are nothing without a brilliant director. ‘K S Ravikumar’ was the best director of that year. The award for best villain was given to the most deserving person, ‘Prakash Raj’. He is doing great in Tollywood and Bollywood as well. ‘Prabhu Deva’, the dancing legend, was given the best choreographer award. The award for the all-time favourite movie was given to “Thevar Magan”, which won the award for both best and favorite movie.
The event was enlightened by the performances of amazing actors and actresses of Kollywood. Some of the performances were completely mesmerizing. ‘Raai Laxmi’ was one of them. She looked so beautiful while performing. Later, she stated that it was an honor for her to dance for the first awards show of the channel. Another rocking performance was given by ‘Priyamani’. She is a gorgeous Indian actress, and an astonishing dancer. She has done a few hindi movies as well.
The startling evening came to an end with a very special award of Chevalier Sivaji Ganesan Award for Excellence in Indian Cinema which was respectfully given to ‘Kamal Haasan’.