The much-awaited inaugural OTTplay Awards and Conclave that took place in Mumbai on September 10 was a star-studded affair
Last Updated: 01.54 PM, Sep 12, 2022
The much-awaited inaugural OTTplay Awards and Conclave that took place in Mumbai on September 10 was a star-studded affair. The pan-India OTT awards is an attempt to celebrate the best of OTT films, shows, actors and filmmakers, from across the country, that have kept us engaged all throughout the year. And the stars who were part of the show, seemed to have had their share of fun as well.
Kunal Kapoor, who made a fashion statement with an all-neon green suit, won the award for the Best Debut in a Series for The Empire. He wrote that despite being in the industry for 17 years, there is always a second time for everything. He wrote on his social media handle, "Apparently, there is a second time for everything too! Who would have thought 17 years later I’d win a best debut acting award AGAIN! Thank you #ottplayawards2022 @htcity. The streaming platforms have made it possible for us to experiment with the idea of entertainment, to tell different kinds of stories and give our audience variety and choice. I am excited to be working at this inflection point as a storyteller, actor, producer and someone with a passion for technology," he wrote.
Kartik Aryan bagged the Best Actor award for Dhamaka and he wrote, "Best Actor #Dhamaka !!Thank you #HtOttAwards for recognising #ArjunPathak 🙏🏻Honoured and Grateful ❤️ @htcity
Konkana Sen Sharma, on the other hand, dedicated the award to the first responders everywhere. She wrote, "Thank you so much @htcity #ottplayawards for this award for Best Supporting Actress for Mumbai Diaries! Dedicating this award to first responders everywhere ♥️Thank you @nikkhiladvani @emmayentertainment @bling_entertainment (sic)"
Sarpatta Parambarai star Arya who won the Best Actor (Jury) award for the Ranjith film, wrote, "Thank you #OTTplayAwards2022 for the Best actor award - Sarpatta Parambarai 😍 #OneNationOneOTTAward (sic)."His wife, actress Sayyesha called it a proud moment.
Taapsee won the Best Actor Popular for Haseen Dillruba. She wrote," ar even more Haseen for Rani Kashyap! “Acting” karne ki humne dil se koshish ki aur “Popular” toh yeh bohot hai #OTTplayawards #HaseenDillruba #RaniKashyap #BestActorPopular (sic)."
Masaba Gupta, who took home the award for Excellence in Reality Fiction for Masaba Masaba, wrote, "Thank you for the love you have given Masaba Masaba S2 .And im not saying that because that’s what everyone says whether something is an actual ‘success’ or not. I genuinely feel the love. When I run into people at the airport - all ages..or when I’m walking to the gym or I’m at a store. I feel it everywhere in the way you speak about the show.To be loved deeply is to be successful..May we never forget that. Thanks @htcity for the award. It will sit tall & proud on my wall. Missed our incredible cast & crew too much last night! 🤎🤎🤎 #masabamasaba (sic)."
Tahir Raj Bhasin, who bagged the Best Actor award in a series thanked everyone who chose him. "Best Actor in a Series 2022 🥂🧨 #YehKaaliKaaliAnkhein This is an amazing culmination to an insane ride that was being Vikrant in YKKA, and the mad following, curiosity and love we’ve had for our show. Thank you to everyone who voted, to the jury, @hindustantimes and @ottplay for this honour (sic)."
Raveena Tandon, whose OTT debut Aranyak won big at the awards, wrote," Thank you #hindustantimes @htcity @hindustantimes @monikarawal99 @kalra.sonal #htottplayawards2022 for this honour… 🙏🏻 thank you @vinaywaikul @rohansippy and entire #teamaranyak . This is wonderful! (sic)."
Divya Dutta, who was part of the jury, wrote," It was an honor being on the jury of the @htcity #ottplay awards . What a warm and beautiful eve. To see excellence being celebrated .. all languages under one roof.. (sic)."
Nimrat Kaur bagged the Best Debut Female (Film) award wrote that she had a great night. "Sometimes I kiss and tell!! 🤭🥰THANK YOU @htcity for such a great night and shining the light on Bimmo!! So much love and gratitude ♥️🧿 #BestDebutFemale #OTTFilm #OTTPlayAwards #Dasvi #BestTeam #FullHeartThisFullMoon @htcity @maddockfilms (sic)."
Sathish Kaushik, who won the Best Supporting Actor for THAR, wrote, " Happy to win the HT OTT Play award for the Best Supporting Actor for a very special film THAR . I dedicate this award to the team of the film who made this happen (sic)."