Great news for India as Netflix’s Delhi Crime, Amazon Prime Video’s Four More Shots Please! and actor Arjun Mathur of Made in Heaven are among the nominees of the 2020 International Emmy Awards, the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced yesterday.
Delhi Crime is Directed by Indian-Canadian director Richie Mehta is based on 2012 Delhi gangrape-murder, which saw nationwide protests leading to a change in India’s rape laws. The show has received nominations for the Best Drama series category along with Germany’s Charite season two, UK’s Criminal, and second season of El Jardin de Bronce (The Bronze Garden) from Argentina
Four More Shorts is created by Rangita prtiish Nandy will be competing in Best Comedy category along with Brazil’s Ninguem ta Olhando (Nobody’s Looking), UK’s Back to Life, and Israel’s Fifty.
Zoya Akhtar and Rima Kagti’s Made in heaven’s actor Mathir has been nominated in the Best Performance by an Actor category for Made in Heaven. Other nominees include Billy Barratt from UK’s Responsible Child, Guido Caprino from Italian series 1994, and Raphael Logam from Brazil’s Impuros (Impure) season two.
In 2019, Another Netflix Original Scared Games, anthology film Lust Stories and Amazon Prime Video’s The Remix were nominated for International Emmy Awards. Actress Radhika Apte was one of the nominees in the Best Actress category for Lust stories while actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, won the Best Drama Series award at the 2019 ceremony for McMafia.