Actors Shefali Shah, Vir Das and Jim Sarbh have bagged nominations on the International Emmy Awards 2023 of their respective classes.
Shah has been nominated for Best Performance by an Actress for her efficiency within the sequence Delhi Crime Season 2. She is competing with Connie Nielsen from Denmark, Billie Piper from the UK, and Karla Souza from Mexico. Vir Das bagged a nomination for his comedy particular Vir Das: Landing which premiered on Netflix. He is competing with Le Flambeau from France, El Encargado from Argentina, and Derry Girls Season 3 from the UK.
Jim Sarbh is nominated for Best Performance by an Actor for his position in Rocket Boys. He shall be competing towards Gustavo Bassani from Argentina, Martin Freeman from the UK, and Jonas Karlsson from Sweden.
“I can’t find the words to describe what I’m feeling,” stated Shefai Shah in an announcement. “Delhi Crime is such a special project to me. While the first season of the show brought home the award in 2020, being nominated in the Best Actress category for Delhi Crime Season 2 is just overwhelming. This wouldn’t be possible without all the lovely people who are part of our team as well as Netflix India for giving us the platform to bring this.”
“It’s an incredible honour,” Vir Das stated. “To be a comedy special from India nominated against massive TV shows from across the globe in a category like comedy, feels great. I’m just very glad to be able to represent India, Indian comedy and Indian stand up.”
Earlier it was introduced that Producer Ekta R Kapoor shall be felicitated with the Directorate Award on the upcoming International Emmy Awards ceremony. The particular award shall be given to Ekta on November 20 at an occasion carried out in New York.