Radhika Apte nominated for Best Actress Lust Stories | Emmy Awards
Radhika Apte is on cloud nine these days. The actress has bagged the Best Actress nominations at the 2019 International Emmy Awards. Radhika Apte has been nominated in the Best Actress category for her performance in Netflix film Lust Stories.
Lust Stories too has been nominated in the TV Movie/Mini Series category at the Emmy Awards. Elated to hear the news, Radhika Apte took to Instagram share her excitement. She shared pictures of her name in the Emmys list. She also shared a screenshot of Lust Stories listed in Emmy nominations.
Lust Stories is an anthology film. It consisted of four short film segments. These were directed by Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee and Karan Johar. Radhika’s segment in the film was directed by Anurag Kashyap. The Gangs Of Wasseypur director also took to Instagram to share the news.
Anurag as one more reason to celebrate. The director’s another Netflix series – Sacred Games – too has scored a nomination. Sacred Games has been nominated in the Best Drama category.
Karan Johar too couldn’t contain his excitement. Karan shared the news on Twitter. He wrote, “So proud and excited that our anthology Lust Stories is nominated at the Emmys.” The 47-year-old filmmaker also thanked his fellow directors Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap and Dibakar Banerjee in the tweet. He added, “Our quartet rocks. Thanks for the support.”
The Emmy nominees this time are from Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Israel, the Netherlands, Portugal, Qatar, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, the United Kingdom & the United States.
“The diversity, geographic spread and quality of this year’s Nominees is a testament to the increasing wealth of outstanding television being created on a global scale,” said Bruce L Paisner, President and CEO of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. “We congratulate the Nominees for their outstanding achievements and look forward to recognizing them at our International Emmy Gala, in November, in New York.”
The Emmys will take place at the Hilton New York Hotel on November 25, 2019.