Hariharan Indian Noted filmmaker has been selected for the JC Daniel Award, the state government’s highest honour for lifetime contributions to Malayalam cinema. The lifetime award carries a purse of Rs 500,000 a citation, and a sculpture.

Hariharan was chosen for the prestigious award by a jury chaired by MT Vasudevan Nair with director Harikumar, actor Vidhubala, State Chalachitra Academy chairman Kamal and Cultural Department Secretary Rani George as members. Mr. Hariharan, who initially skilled with cinematographer U Rajagopal in Madras, later assisted administrators M Krishnan Nair, AB Raj, and JD Thottanm for 7 years. In 1972, Hariharan directed the film ‘Girls Hostel’. Later he got here up with a few of the evergreen films in Malayalam. Hariharan wins JC Daniel award 2020 Hariharan wins JC Daniel award 2020