Nandamuri Balakrishna was felicitated by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jaya Lalita on the first day of 100 years of India Cinema celebarations event. 59 individuals from South India are handpicked and handed over a specially designed memento, Balakrishna is one of them. The actor was seen sporting a light beard and mustache. Fans are very excited about it guessing that it may be for his next movie, Legend.
Rajinikanth, Kamal Hassan, Ilaiyaraja, Jayapradha and Trisha were among those who laid hands on the trophy. A galaxy of stars descended for the event at Nehru Stadium, Chennai. The event will go on till 24th September. President of India, Pranab Mukherjee will be attending the last day of the event.