Bollywood actress Radhika Apte has been scaling new heights with every passing day with her stellar performance on screen. The latest feather in her cap is her nomination at the International Emmy Awards in the Best Actress category for ‘Lust Stories.’
India has received four nominations in total at The 2019 International Emmy Awards. ‘Sacred Games’ for Best Drama, ‘Lust Stories’ for Best Miniseries, ‘The Remix’ for Best TV Movie and Radhika Apte for Best Actress in ‘Lust Stories.’
Radhika also shared her joy with her fans by announcing the news on her Instagram saying, “We got three Emmy nominations!!! 1. Radhika Apte (best actress-Lust Stories) 2. Lust stories (best miniseries) 3.Sacred Games (best Drama).”
“It’s a great feeling to be appreciated for your efforts and also I’m thrilled that Indian content is at par with today’s world television,” Radhika Apte told news agency IANS.
Film makers Karan Johar and Anurag Kashyap shared the big news on social media.
So proud and excited that our anthology #luststories is nominated at the Emmy’s!!! Our quartet rocks! #zoya #anurag #dibakar thanks for the support @RSVPMovies @RonnieScrewvala @ashidua_fue and our amazing platform @NetflixIndia pic.twitter.com/htMiyrbRqj— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) September 19, 2019
There are nominations for a total of 11 categories at the 2019 International Emmys. While Sacred Games has been nominated alongside Brazilian drama ‘1 Contra Todos’, the German series ‘Bad Banks’ and the British crime drama ‘McMafia’, Lust Stories is up against Brazil’s ‘Se Eu Fechar os Olhos Agora’, Australia’s ‘Safe Harbour’ and Hungary’s ‘Trezor.’ The Remix is nominated up against other reality shows from across the globe including the ones from Argentina, Belgium, and the UK.
The 47th International Emmy Awards will be held on November 25, 2019 at the Hilton, New York.