The winners of the 28th Kerala State Television Awards 2019 were announced by Minister for Cultural Affairs A K Balan at PR Chamber on 19th September 2020. The award were decided by Kerala Chalachitra Academy by a Jury in feature and non-feature category. For the year 2017, Director-cum-actor Madhupal was the chairman of the fiction segment. Directors Saji Surendran and M A Nishad, writer Santhosh Echikkanam and actress Anumol wee the other members of the jury. Critic and documentary director O K Johny was head of the jury panel for the non-fiction segment. Senior journalist N K Raveendran, documentary director Shiny Jacob Benjamin, director Pradeep Nair, and cinematographer Manesh Madhavan comprise the non-fiction jury. Journalist and writer A Sahadevan was the head for the jury for the writing segment which also consists of writers S Saradakutty and T K Santhoshkumar.
Best Telefilm -Side Effects directed by Sujith Sahadev
Best television show – Big Salute (Mazazhavil Manorama)(entertainment)
Best Comedy program -Marimayam
Best Music Director – Prakash Alex (Side effect)
Best art director- Shibu Kumar (Mahaguru)