Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Tamil
|Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Tamil|
|Awarded for||Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in Tamil films|
|First awarded||1954 (for performances in films released around 1953)|
|Currently held by||Nayantara,
Naanum Rowdy Dhaan (2015)
|Official website||Filmfare Awards|
The Filmfare Best Actress Award is given by the Filmfare magazine as part of its annual Filmfare Awards South for Tamil (Kollywood) films. The awards were extended to "Best Actress" in 1972. However the Filmfare had given Special Award for actress Jayalalithaa for her performances the years 1966,1969 and 1970 in association with Government of Tamil Nadu. The year indicates the year of release of the film.
|Superlative||Best Actress - Tamil|
|Most awards||Sujatha & Revathi||3 awards|
|Second Most Awards||Jayalalithaa,Laila,Anjali & Nayantara||2 awards|
- 2001 - Laila for Nandha as Kalyani
- 2007 – Priyamani for Paruthiveeran as Muththazhagu
- 2008 – Parvathy for Poo as Maari
- 2009 Pooja Umashankar – Naan Kadavul as Hamshavalli
- 2010 Anjali – Angadi Theru as Sermakkani
- 2011 Anjali – Engaeyum Eppothum as Manimegalai Ramasamy
- 2012 Samantha – Neethane En Ponvasantham as Nithya Vasudevan
- 2013 - Nayantara - Raja Rani as Regina John
- 2014 - Malavika Nair - Cuckoo as Sudhanthirakodi
- 2015 - Nayantara – Naanum Rowdy Dhaan as Kadhambari
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