Anupam Kher has been nominated for his first every international award. Check out how people are reacting to it:
Bollywood actor Anupam Kher has been nominated for his first major international award – British Academy Television Awards this year, for his BBC project. He has been nominated for his role in the BBC TV movie “The boy with the Topknot.
Nominated for Supporting Actor
Adrian Dunbar – Line of Duty
Anupam Kher – The Boy with The Topknot
Brían F. O’Byrne – Little Boy Blue
Jimmi Simpson – USS Callister (Black Mirror)#BAFTATV pic.twitter.com/Sn1JEaK6dK
— BAFTA (@BAFTA) April 4, 2018
After the announcement, He tweeted: “Thank you for the nomination. I feel honored and humbled”. His competition includes Adrian Dunbar for Line Of Duty, Brian F O’Byrne for Little Boy Blue and Jimmi Simpson for the Black Mirror episode titled USS Callister. The Crown, Line Of Duty and Black Mirror lead the nominations list.
Check out Anupam Kher’s tweet below:
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) April 4, 2018
Bollywood actors including Priyanka Chopra, Anil Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar and others congratulated the actor:
Congratulations !sir Anupam Kherji .. your friend from Juhu India is very proud of you .. https://t.co/cpBm5BqHKf
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) April 4, 2018
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) April 4, 2018
Amazing Anupam uncle! ❤️💕❤️💕 https://t.co/ZetCPeM70o
— Sonam Kapoor (@sonamakapoor) April 4, 2018
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) April 4, 2018
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) April 4, 2018
The Boy with the Topknot is based on the story of British Sikh Sathnam Sanghera, it is a retelling of his family history of adulthood in Wolverhampton, and about his discovery that his father and elder sister were schizophrenic. Anupam Kher stars as the father in the film.
Other than The Boy with the Topknot, Anupam Kher has also appeared on the show Sense8 and stars in The Indian Detective