Aadukalam has fetched four national awards. Dhanush has won the best actor for his mind boggling performance. In fact his characterization of KP Karuppu. Vetrimaran has won couple of awards for the category of best direction and screenwriter.
Dinesh has won the best choreography for the song in Aadukalam. Thambi Ramaiah has won best supporting actor in Mynaa and Saranya Ponvannan for best supporting actress in Thenmerku Paruvakatru.
Endhiran has won couple of awards for best production and special effects.