OTTplay Awards took 2023 took place on October 29 in Mumbai. Actress Aditi Rao Hydari won the OTT Performer Of The Year (Female) award at the ceremony.
Aditi Rao Hydari made her OTT debut earlier this year with Taj: Divided By Blood. After the success of her first web show, the actress starred in Vikramaditya Motwane's Jubilee. At the OTTplay Awards 2023, Aditi won the OTT Performer Of The Year (Female) award. The actress' happiness knew no bounds as she walked up to the stage to receive her trophy.
Aditi Rao Hydari wins the OTT Performer Of The Year (Female) award
The year 2023 has turned out to be a good one for Aditi on the professional front. And it was because of her exceptional performances in Taj: Divided By Blood and Jubilee that the actress bagged the OTT Performer Of The Year (Female) award at OTTplay Awards 2023.
While she played Anarkali in Taj: Divided By Blood, Aditi was seen as Sumitra Kumari in Jubilee. Her first web show, Taj: Divided By Blood premiered on March 3 on ZEE5, while Jubilee was released on Amazon Prime Video on April 7.
In her acceptance speech, Aditi said, "I love the process of surrendering to people that I love and respect. I believe the team and the director make me. They are the people who challenge and nurture me. I really, really enjoy that process. So I am a director's baby first. I have also been very lucky to have the most incredible actors with me who make me better. I have been really lucky to work with some amazing people. Thank you so, so much."
Taj: Divided By Blood
Created by Abhimanyu Singh, Taj: Divided By Blood also stars Naseeruddin Shah, Dharmendra, Taaha Shah, Rahul Bose, Zarina Wahab, Aashim Gulati and others. It was jointly produced by Abhimanyu, Roopali Singh, and William Borthwick.
This series is written and directed by Vikramaditya Motwane. Aditi was seen in the web show with Aparshakti Khurana, Sidhant Gupta, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Wamiqa Gabbi, and Ram Kapoor. The web show received a thunderous response from audiences after its release.
What's next for Aditi Rao Hydari?
On the work front, Aditi will be next seen in director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Heeramandi, the filmmaker's next ambitious project. The series is expected to be released on Netflix soon. However, an official announcement on the release date is awaited.
All you need to know about the OTTplay Awards 2023
OTTplay Awards 2023 took place at Taj Lands End in Bandra, Mumbai, on October 29, 2023. The event was attended by some of the most notable names in the OTT space. Danube OTTplay Awards 2023 was copresented by Dabur Chyawanprash and driven by Volkswagen, with Colors Infinity being the telecast partner.