Vellinakshatram (magazine)

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Cover of Vellinakshatram, Edition no.1155
Frequency Weekly
Year founded 1989
Company Kalakaumudi
Country India
Based in Kerala
Language Malayalam

Vellinakshatram is a film weekly news magazine published in Malayalam Language from Kerala, India. It is printed at Thiruvananthapuram and distributed throughout Kerala by Kalakaumudi Publications Private Limited. Although the magazine has leniages with Kerala Kaumudi news paper, it is an independent company. It highlights the doings and happenings of the Mollywood film scene. It is one of the most popular entertainment magazine in Malayalam, it is read by the overseas Indian community worldwide. The group discontinued the much acclaimed Film Magazine and launched Vellinakshatram.[1]

It also organizes and sponsors the Vellinakshatram Film Awards.[2]

Regular segments[edit]

  • Hit Chart - This segment consists of the Box-Office ratings of Malayalam films.
  • VCD Releases - This segment consists of the new and old Malayalam film VCD & DVD releases with the film content and story line.
  • Location - This segment consists of Shooting reports.
  • Ithalukal - This segment consists of Announced/Shooting updations.
  • Fan Mail - This segment consists of letters from the readers.
  • Bollywood Buzzzz - This segment consists news from Bollywood.
  • Tamil Cinema - This segment consists news from Kollywood.


  1. ^ "Vellinakshatram" (in Malayalam). Vellinakshatram (magazine). 18 July 2010: cover. 
  2. ^ "Vellinakshatram award for Mammootty". India Glitz. 18 June 2011. Retrieved 23 September 2016. 

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