Priyanka Chopra took to Instagram to congratulate actor-comedian Vir Das for his nomination on the 2021 Worldwide Emmy Awards.
Priyanka reposted Vir Das‘ current put up the place he shared a click on of the medal he acquired on the occasion, and wrote, “Congratulations @virdas u Make us so proud!,” adopted by a crimson coronary heart emoji. Vir’s Netflix present Vir Das: For India misplaced the celebrated award to France’s Name My Agent.
The forty ninth Worldwide Emmy Awards had been held in New York on November 22. The award night time honoured a few of the greatest artists and reveals from internationally. India had scored three nominations.
Whereas Comic Vir Das was nominated within the Comedy part for his Netflix particular Vir Das: For India, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui was nominated within the Finest Efficiency by an Actor class for Critical Males, and Disney+ Hotstar collection Aarya, starring Sushmita Sen within the lead function, was nominated within the Finest Drama Sequence class.
Not one of the nominees ended up successful on the prestigious award operate.
Vir’s current put up as he grew to become part of the occasion learn, “I used to be nominated for greatest comedy on the Worldwide Emmy Awards, for jokes. Name My Agent, a huge stunning present I like received. However I obtained this medal, and ate this improbable salad with a really attention-grabbing crispy cheese topping. It was an honour to signify my nation. Thanks a lot to the @iemmys For India. It’s at all times for India. #VirDasForIndia.”
Priyanka additionally congratulated Vir in his put up’s remark part. “Congratulations Vir!,” she posted. Not solely Priyanka however Soni Razdan, Mini Mathur, Dia Mirza, Huma Qureshi, Sumona Chakravarti, Sophie Choudry, Cyrus Sahukar amongst others too known as Vir Das’s nomination, ”Properly deserved”, and congratulated him.
Vir Das additionally shared his look from the 2021 Worldwide Emmy Awards crimson carpet the place he was accompanied by Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
The actor-comedian Vir Das has been in news not too long ago for his over his six-minute satire video ‘I come from two Indias’ on the John F Kennedy Centre in Washington DC.
Within the video, he touched upon topical points just like the battle towards COVID-19, incidents of rapes, farmers protests, crackdown towards comedians and petrol costs. The monologue has been praised by many celebs, politicians and social media customers whereas additionally resulting in police complaints and criticism towards the comic.