In a moment of immense pride for the whole nation, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has booked himself a nomination for an International Emmy Award. The ‘Sacred Games’ actor is nominated in the Best Actor category for Serious Men.
While many have reached out to congratulate him for this amazing feat, actress Kangana Ranaut was kind enough to take to her Instagram stories to congratulate Nawaz, writing , “Congratulations sir. You are most definitely one of the best actors in the world.” She also added an Earth emoji.
She had tagged a post of Nawazuddin below which she wrote the message. The post was one where he himself is expressing his heartfelt gratitude at having bagged an Emmy nomination. “Wow !!!! #SeriousMen has got me a nomination for the prestigious #InternationalEmmyAwards in the Best Actor category Congratulations Team #SeriousMen Director #SudhirMishra @sejtherage @bhavesh_mandalia @manujosephsan & last but not the least @netflix_in @netflix @iemmys,” he wrote.
The actor, during a statement, said that working on this project was like a dream come true and that with all the hard work that was put in this movie, it is an honour to have global recognition. He also thanked Netflix.
Serious Men is an adaptation of author Manu Joseph’s 2010 novel, which goes by the same name.