Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher has received the Best Actor award at the New York City International Film Festival for his quick movie titled ‘Happy Birthday’. The movie additionally bagged the Best Short Film award at the celebrated movie competition. Also starring Aahana Kumra, ‘Happy Birthday’, which was one of many extremely anticipated quick movies of the 12 months. He was directed by Prasad Kadam and produced by FNP Media.
Announcing his win, Anupam tweeted, “Extremely completely happy to have received the #BestActor award at the #NYCIFF (New York City International Film Festival) for my quick movie #HappyBirthday. Also thrilled that it acquired the #BestFilm award too!! Thank you to the whole unit particularly @AahanaKumra for his or her assist!! Jai Ho!!”
Talking in regards to the win, Anupam Kher instructed ANI, “Thank you New York City International Film Festival (NYCIFF) for this nice honour. It’s humbling to be declared the Best Actor on this prestigious movie competition. The credit score goes to the entire younger crew of ‘Happy Birthday’ and my co-actor Aahana Kumra, due to the director Prasad Kadam, and relaxation crew.”
The film’s co-producer Girish Johar stated, “It’s actually overwhelming to obtain these two awards at an International Film Festival!! Anupam Sir, is a world icon, the extra we are saying, it at all times falls quick. He is pure GENIUS. Ahaana, a nominee for finest actress did exceptionally properly.”
He additional continued, “Also Prasad is a particularly gifted Director and was additionally nominated for finest director! He is aware of his craft totally & has an incredible future. He has executed wonders & will go locations. So excited for receiving this honour with the properly knitted Happy Birthday crew.”
“This has been a overwhelming information for all of us at FNP Media. Winning 2 awards at a prestigious movie competition is a milestone. This is as a result of collective efforts of entire crew behind this movie and certainly this movie deserved the award. I’m glad to be a part of this and we hope to provide you with extra such movies and higher movies quickly.
‘Happy Birthday’ marked Anupam and Aahana’s second collaboration after that includes within the 2019 critically acclaimed film ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’. Apart from ‘Happy Birthday’, Anupam has a number of different tasks within the pipeline together with ‘The Last Show’, ‘Mungilal Rocks’, and ‘The Kashmir Files’.