Anupam Kher has attained the Big Feat by winning the Best Actor award at New York City International Film Festival(NYCIFF), USA for his Short Film Happy Birthday. It was the happiest moment for this talented bollywood star. In fact Happy Birthday also received “the Best Short Film Award at Film Festival”.
So, this was not only the joyful moment for Anupam Kher but for the whole team of Happy Birthday as well. Anupam Kher expressed the sincere gratitude towards the whole team of the movie. It was a delightful moment as this short film attained two victories.
Happy birthday is one the most highly anticipated movie of the year. It stars Anupam Kher, Aahana Kumra and directed by Prasad Kadam. Produced by FNP media.
Anupam Kher on earning the award
Mr. Kher said, “Thank you New York City International Film Festival (NYCIFF) for this great honour. It`s humbling to be declared the Best Actor in this prestigious film festival. The credit goes to the whole young team of `Happy Birthday` and my co-actor Aahana Kumra, thanks to the director Prasad Kadam, and the rest team.”
Extremely happy to have won the #BestActor award at the #NYCIFF (New York City International Film Festival) for my short film #HappyBirthday. Also thrilled that it got the #BestFilm award too!! Thank you to the entire unit especially @AahanaKumra for their support!! Jai Ho!! 🙏🌺 pic.twitter.com/tmMm3z2QYp
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) May 6, 2021
Anupam Kher also shared the news with his fans on social media. He acknowledged his co-star Aahana Kumra for her brilliant performance and thanked the entire unit of the movie for there support. It was an exhilarating moment for Anupam Kher as can be seen from social media. He said I am extremely happy to win this prosperous award.
Producers and Directors on winning the award
The movie’s co-producer Girish Johar said, “It’s really overwhelming to receive these two awards at an International Film Festival!!”. He remarked Anupam Kher as a ‘Global Icon’, ‘the more we say, it falls short. He also mentioned that Mr. Kher is apure genius. Aahana, who was nominated for the best actress also did exceptionally well.
Girish Johar also thanked “Prasad Kadam and said he is an ‘extremely talented director and was even nominated for best director’. He is very skilled and artistic and has a great future. “He has done wonders and will go places”. Feeling proud for receiving this gonour with the great team of Happy Birthday.
This has been the happiest news for everyone on FNP media. Winning 2 big awards at the eminent film festival is a remarkable limestone. And this is due to the collective efforts of the whole team behind this film and hence this film deserved such award. Congratulations to everyone involved. Also this was said by Ahmad Faraz, Content Head, FNP Media.
Happy Birthday is the second movie where Anupam and Aahana worked again. Before that they worked together in 2019 for critically acclaimed movie “The Accidental Prime Minister”. Besides Happy Birthday Anupam Kher has many projects lined up. These are The Last Show,Mungilal Rocks, and The Kashmiri Films.
Anupam Kher also penned down his book in the month of February title, “Your Best Day is Today” which is a self-help motivational book and received much praise for it. Meanwhle the film marked the great success for Mr. Kher and has taken his career to new heights. Wholeheartedly we congratulate him. It will be released on various platforms soon.