For the last 20 years, Film Analytical and Appreciation Society (FAAS) is felicitating talented personalities in Film, TV fields. Like every year, this year too FAAS President, Samskruthiratna K.Dharmarao Garu is organising FAAS – Akkineni 2018 awards event in a grand manner. On this occasion K.Dharmarao Garu says, ” Awards event will be held on September 30th, Sunday from 5 pm onwards at Velidandla Hanumantharao Library Auditorium (Natasamrat Akkineni Nageswara Rao Kalamandiram) at Vijayawada. Vijayawada Mayor Koneru Sridhar will attend as chief guest.

Event will be launched by Popular Director Relangi Narasimha Rao. APSRTC chairman Varla Ramayya will felicitate awardees. Samskruthiratna Dr K.Dharmarao will welcome awardees and guests to the event. Welcome speech by FAAS Festival chairman, Sarada Kalasamithi President, Kalaratna Dokiparthi Sankara Rao.The prestigious FAAS – Akkineni 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award will be conferred to Versatile Actor, multi talented Jayaprakash Reddy (J.P.) who is popular for his roles as character artist, comedian, villain. FAAS – Akkineni Talent Award 2018 will be given to popular actor Sampoornesh Babu. Popular Actor Maanik will be conferred with a Special Award. Among TV awards, Best Cine TV Award will be given to Etv and Best sensational news TV Award to TV9. A musical orchestra of Akkineni Songs will be played by Sri Sai Lalitha Music Academy conducted by Ghantasala fame Venkat Rao, Smt Lalitha Rao”.