Recently, the popular produce Ekta Kapoor won the International Emmy Directorate Award. She was the first Indian to win this award. The award honors people or associates for their outstanding support to Indian TV. At that moment, the founder of Balaji Telefilms got emotional because Ekta Kapoor got an award at a ceremony held late Monday night in New York.
Emotional moment for Ekta Kapoor
Late Monday night in New York, the producer Ekta Kapoor won the International Emmy Directorate Award. At that ceremony, the chef Vikas Khanna was also present and showed part of the acceptance speech of Ekta Kapoor. While receiving the award, Ekta thanked her mother because she recalled how they started Balaji Telefilms together from the garage of her father, Jeetendra,
Moreover, she also dedicated this award to India and said, “This award is for India. And all of India is there. That is enough to make that moment more special. I find my story in your history. I find my grit in your tenacity and strength, said Ekta Kapoor.
Ekta Kapoor- First Indian who won the award
Ekta Kapoor was the first Indian to win the International Emmy directorate award. Along with her, one of the other Indians, named Vir Das, also received the award there for best comedy series category. There are 2 Indians got an achievement late Monday night in New York.
This was the maiden win and second nomination in the segment of Vir Das, which shared the award trophy with the famous British teen sitcom Derry Girls. Jim Sarbh and Shefali Shah were other Indians nominated in the international annual award ceremony.
Moreover, who was nominated for the award ceremony in the best actress category of Netflix shows, Delhi Crime, lost the title to Carla Souza, the Mexican star of “ La Caida.” At this event, the Rocket Boys also starred Jim Sarbh, but they were unable to convert their performance into the best winning performance to win the award. The good part is that Sarbh was bested by “ Sherlock” alum Martin Freeman and earned the award for most ” the responder.”
What Ekta says after winning Emmy
The popular filmmaker and producer Ekta Kapoor was presented with the award because of her huge contribution to the entertainment and arts world. After winning the Emmys, she spoke to the news agency from New York about her journey, feelings, and what makes her successful.
She reacted to this great feat and said, “ I think writing, art, and storytelling have a big impact on what we get today. Now, as honored by the international platform in New York, I feel a little humbled and overwhelmed. This honor made me more responsible today, she said.
Ekta Kapoor is the first Indian to win the international Emmy directorate award on 20 November 2023. She was honored with an award at the 51st International Emmy Directorate Award ceremony in New York. The award is honored to Ekta Kapoor by Deepak Chopra at a prestigious stage. At that moment, she got emotional and said, “ I bring emmy to home for india.”