The Indian contingent has reached the New York Metropolis for the Worldwide Emmy Awards ceremony. Actors Shefali Shah and Jim Sarbh, and humorist Vir Das, touched down within the metropolis and attended a pre-ceremony collectively earlier than they compete for his or her respective Emmys on Monday. (Additionally Learn: Shefali Shah lands Worldwide Emmy Awards nominations for Delhi Crime, Jim Sarbh for Rocket Boys, Vir Das for Touchdown)
Jim, Shefali, Vir attain NYC
Jim Sarbh took to Instagram Tales on Saturday to share an image from the crimson carpet of a pre-ceremony of the Worldwide Emmy Awards. He posed with fellow Indian nominees Vir and Shefali as they shared fun. Whereas Jim was seen in a black overcoat with poppies peppered throughout it, Shefali wore a sequined robe. Vir accompanied them in a darkish blue apparel.
Shefali and Vir additionally took to Instagram Tales to present glimpses into the BTS moments from New York Metropolis. Netflix India shared a nonetheless of Vir and Shefali taking a look at a dessert because the caption learn, “Eyeing the prize.”
About India at Worldwide Emmys
Whereas Shefali Shah and Jim obtained nominations in appearing classes for his or her reveals Delhi Crime and Rocket Boys, respectively, Vir landed a nod for his Netflix comedy particular Touchdown.
Shefali, 50, is nominated in the most effective efficiency by an actress class for the second season of the critically acclaimed Netflix collection. The primary season of Delhi Crime had gained the Worldwide Emmy for the most effective drama collection in 2020, the primary ever for India.
Within the class, Shefali is nominated alongside Connie Nielsen for the Danish collection Drommeren, Billie Piper for the British present I Hate Suzie Too and Karla Souza for the Mexican collection La Caida.
Jim has obtained a nod in the most effective efficiency by an actor class for enjoying nuclear physicist Homi Bhabha, thought to be the Father of India’s nuclear programme, in Rocket Boys. The SonyLIV collection is created by filmmaker Nikkhil Advani.
Jim Sarbh will face competitors from Gustavo Bassani of Iosi, El Espia Arrepentido (Argentina), British actor Martin Freeman for The Responder and Jonas Karlsson for the Swedish collection Nattryttarna.
Vir Das’ stand-up particular Touchdown is nominated within the comedy class. The opposite nominees are Derry Ladies season three from the UK, El Encargado from Argentina and the French present Le Flambeau season two.
The Worldwide Emmy Awards ceremony will probably be held in New York Metropolis on November 20. The ceremony may also see movie producer Ektaa R Kapoor being honoured with the Directorate Award for her “trailblazing profession and affect on the Indian tv panorama”.
– With inputs from PTI