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The SIIMA Tamil nominations for the year 2016 is out. Pictured: Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menen in "OK Kanmani"Facebook/OK Kanmani

The fifth edition of the South Indian International Movie Awards, popularly known as SIIMA, will be held in Singapore on June 30 and July 1. The nominations for all the categories of the awards were released on Wednesday, May 25.

Mani Ratnam's hit movie "OK Kanmani" has got the maximum number of nominations — nine — in various categories in Kollywood. The movie had won critical acclaim and also tasted commercial success. Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menen had starred in the romantic film.

It is followed by Vignesh Shivan-directorial romantic-comedy "Naanum Rowdy Dhaan" (eight nominations), Ajith Kumar-starrer "Yennai Arindhaal" (six nominations) and Jayam Ravi's "Thani Oruvan" (six nominations).

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Here is the complete nominations of Tamil films:

Category Nominations
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male) Raj Kiran (Komban)
Prakash Raj (OK Kanmani)
Karunakaran (Indru Netru Naalai)
Charlie (Kirumi)
Nassar(Uttama Villain)
Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Female) Asha Sarath (Papanasam)
Lakshmi Menon (Vedalam)
Raadhika Sarathkumar (Thangamagan)
Nitya Menen (Kanchana-2)
Leela Samson (OK Kanmani)
Best Actor in a Negative Role Arun Kumar (Yennai Arindhaal)
Aravind Swamy (Thani Oruvan)
Suresh Gopi (I)
Karthik (Anegan)
Vijay Yesudas (Maari)
Best Lyricist Vairamuthu (Malargal kaettaen/Ok Kanmani)
Thamarai (Unakenna Venum Sollu/Yennai Arindhaal)
Vignesh Shivan (Yennai Maatrum Kadhale/Naanum Rowdy Dhaan)
Dhanush (Enna Solla/Thangamagan)
Kabilan (Ennodu Nee Irundhaal/I) 
Best Music Director Harris Jayaraj (Yennai Arindhaal)
Anirudh (Naanum Rowdy Dhaan)
Hip Hop Aadhi (Thani Oruvan)
AR Rahman (OK Kanmani)
Ghibran (Uthama Villain)
Best Playback Singer (Female) Shashaa Tirupati (Paranthu Sella Vaa / OK Kanmani)
Chinmayi (Idhaythai Yedho Ondru / Yennai Arindhaal)
Neeti Mohan (Neeyum Naanum / Naanum Rowdy Dhaan)
Khareshma Ravichandran (Kadhal Cricket / Thani oruvan)
Shweta Mohan (Enna Solla / Thangamagan)
Best Playback Singer (Male) Anirudh (Thangamey / Naanum Rowdy Dhaan)
Karthik (Aye Sinamika / OK Kanmani)
Benny Dayal (Unakenna Venum Sollu / Yenna Arindhaal)
GV Prakash (Anbe Anbe / Darling)
Sid Sriram (Ennodu Nee Irundhaal / I )
Best Comedian Kovai Sarala (Kanchana-2)
RJ Balaji (Naanum Rowdy Dhaan)
Sathish (Thangamagan)
Santhanam (Vasuvum Saravananum Onna Padichavanga)
Yogi Babu (Kaaka Muttai)
Best Debutant Female Amyra Dastur (Anegan)
Keerthy Suresh (Idhu Enna Maayam)
Radhika Prasidhha (Kutram Kadithal)
Deepa Sannidhi (Enakkul Oruvan)
Sushma Raj (India Pakistan)
Best Debutant Male Shanmugapandian (Sagaptham)
GV Prakash Kumar (Darling)
Sai Rajkumar (Kuttram Kadithal)
Darbuka Siva (Rajathandhiram)
Varun (Oru Naal Iravil)
Best Debutant Director Anucharan (Kirumi)
M. Manikandan (Kaaka Muttai)
Bramma G (Kuttram Kadithal )
Ashwin Saravanan (Maya)
Ravikumar R (Indru Netru Naalai)
Best Actress Nitya Menen (OK Kanmani)
Nayanthara (Naanum Rowdy Dhaan)
Aishwarya Rajesh (Kaaka Muttai)
Jyothika (36 Vayathinile)
Amy Jackson (I)
Best Actor Dhanush (Anegan)
Vikram (I)
Jayam Ravi (Thani oruvan)
Lawrence (Kanchana 2)
Vijay Sethupathi (Orange Mittai)
Best Director Vignesh Shivan (Naanum Rowdy Dhaan)
M Raja (Thani Oruvan)
Mani Ratnam (OK Kanmani)
KV Anand (Anegan)
Gautham Vasudev Menon (Yennai Arindhaal)
Best Film  Kakka Muttai (Wunderbar Films, Grass Root FilmCompany )
Thani Oruvan (AGS Entertainments)
I (Aascar Films)
Ok Kanmani (Madras Talkies)
Naanum Rowdy Dhaan (Wunderbar Films)
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