Anupam Kher wins best actor award at New York City International Film Festival 

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Published by Chinmay Kulkarni on 07 May 2021

Anupam Kher, an Indian actor who has been appreciated by the critics for his roles worldwide have bagged up the award for Best Actor at the New York City International Film Festival for his short film ‘Happy Birthday,’ film stars Anupam Kher and Aahana Kumra and directed by Prasad Kadam. The film shows various emotions of the actor and feeling about his affection towards one thing. Happy Birthday has been one of the most highly anticipated short film of the year. The film was produced by FNP media.

On the achievement, Anupam Kher said “Thank you New York City International Film Festival (NYCIFF) for this great honour. It’s humbling to declare the Best Actor at this film festival. The credit goes to the whole team of Happy Birthday and my co-actor Aahana Kumra, thanks to the director Prasad Kadam, story writer, production team and everybody.”. The producer Girish Johar of the movie are glad that the movie was into nominations and also got an award for Best Actor,  “It’s really overwhelming to receive these appreciations & acknowledgement of our hard work, not only from our country but from overseas too. Prasad is an extremely talented Director, who is fully hands-on & knows inside out what to get from his team. He knows his craft fully & is a name to reckon with. He has done wonders & will go places. Anupam Sir is a global icon, the more we say, it always falls short. He is pure GENIUS. Ahaana too did exceptionally well. So excited for receiving this honour with the well-knitted Happy Birthday team.”

Producer Girish Johar and director Prasad Kadam after ‘Happy Birthday’ are coming together for their new project ‘Chuha Billi’. The movie is to be released.

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