The OTTplay Awards & Conclave 2022 turned out to be a giant evening for all issues OTT with the occasion bringing expertise from throughout India beneath one roof to honour their contribution to internet collection and movies.
The gala night, held in Mumbai final weekend, transcended geography and languages as, for the primary time, collection and movies from numerous Indian languages had been nominated in the identical classes, with solely good content material because the criterion.
The star-studded occasion noticed, amongst winners, actors Manoj Bajpayee, Kartik Aaryan, Arya, Vidya Balan, Sara Ali Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Parambrata Chatterjee, Raveena Tandon, Jameel Khan, and filmmakers Pa Ranjith, Ram Madhvani, Raj & DK and Shoojit Sircar.
As to be anticipated, there was glamour galore on the purple carpet, with Raveena Tandon, Nimrat Kaur, Shamita Shetty, Hina Khan and stars of Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives — Maheep Kapoor, Neelam Kothari, Bhavana Pandey and Seema Sajdeh making heads flip with their sense of favor. In reality, Kunal Kapoor additionally made a cool style assertion with an all-neon inexperienced go well with.
The night wasn’t simply in regards to the glitz and glam. When Maniesh Paul and Gauahar Khan took on the duties because the hosts for the night, they introduced a lot humour for the viewers. Because the night progressed, comic Jeeveshu Ahluwalia added a enjoyable comedian twist to the celebration when he joined the gala to carry out his stand-up particular.
One other particular visitor of the evening was actor Bhagyashree, who attended the star-studded occasion to obtain an award on behalf of her actor son Abhimanyu Dassani, who gained within the class of Finest Debut Male- Movie for his efficiency in Meenakshi Sundareshwar.
The winners had been handpicked by an esteemed jury that included actors Divya Dutta, Adil Hussain and administrators Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Aanand L Rai, together with HT Metropolis resident editor Neha Sharma. The night was designed and produced by Hyperlink Model Options.
Right here’s a take a look at the all of the winners from the large evening:
BEST ACTOR MALE – FILM (JURY): Arya (Sarpatta Parambarai) and Farhan Akhtar (Toofaan)
BEST ACTOR FEMALE – FILM (JURY): Vidya Balan (Jalsa)
BEST ACTOR FEMALE – FILM (POPULAR): Taapsee Pannu (Haseen Dillruba)
BEST ACTOR MALE – FILM (POPULAR): Kartik Aaryan (Dhamaka)
BEST SCREENPLAY (SERIES): Pushkar & Gayatri- Suzhal: The Vortex (Tamil)
BEST DIALOGUES (SERIES): Anirban Bhattacharya (Mandaar)
BEST DEBUT MALE – SERIES: Kunal Kapoor (The Empire)
BEST ACTOR IN A COMIC ROLE – SERIES: Jameel Khan (Gullak 3)
BEST ACTOR IN A NEGATIVE ROLE – SERIES: Kishore (She 2)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR MALE – SERIES: Parambrata Chatterjee (Aranyak)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR FEMALE – SERIES: Konkona Sen Sharma (Mumbai Diaries: 26/11)
OTTplay Readers’ Selection Award: BEST SERIES: Prasanth Pandiyaraj (Vilangu- Tamil)
BEST DIRECTOR – SERIES: Ram Madhavani, Vinod Rawat, Kapil Sharma (Aarya 2)
BEST STORY (SERIES): Charu Dutt Acharya (Aranyak)
BEST WEB SERIES (JURY): Ajitpal Singh (Tabbar)
BEST WEB SERIES (POPULAR): Raj & DK (The Household Man Season 2)
EXCELLENCE IN REALITY FICTION: Masaba Gupta (Masaba Masaba Season 2)
BEST ACTOR – SERIES (JURY): Manoj Bajpayee (The Household Man 2)
BEST ACTOR MALE – SERIES (POPULAR): Tahir Raj Bhasin (Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein)
BEST ACTOR FEMALE – SERIES (POPULAR): Raveena Tandon (Aranyak)
BEST ONSCREEN COUPLE ON OTT: Dhruv Sehgal and Mithila Palkar (Little Issues)
EMERGING OTT STAR (MALE): Priyadarshi (Unheard & Loser 2 )
EMERGING OTT STAR (FEMALE): Dushara Vijayan (Sarpatta Parambarai) and Aishwarya Lekshmi (Kaanekkaane)
BEST DIALOGUES – FILMS: Kanika Dhillon (Haseen Dillruba)
OTT PERFORMER OF THE YEAR: Rajendra Prasad Senapati (Telugu)
BEST STORY – FILM: Director Mahesh Narayanan (Malik)
BEST DEBUT MALE – FILM: Abhimanyu Dassani (Meenakshi Sundareshwar)
BEST DEBUT FEMALE – FILM: Nimrat Kaur (Dasvi)
BEST ACTOR IN A COMIC ROLE – FILM: Deepak Dobriyal (Good Luck Jerry)
BEST ACTOR IN A NEGATIVE ROLE – FILM: Harshvarshan Rane (Haseen Dillruba)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR MALE – FILM: Satish Kaushik (Thar)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR FEMALE – FILM: Neha Dhupia (A Thursday)
BEST WEB ORIGINAL FILM (JURY): Tushar Jalota, Sharada Jalota and Poonam Shuvdasani (Dasvi)
BEST WEB ORIGINAL FILM (POPULAR): TJ Gnanavel, director and co-producer (Jai Bheem) & Karan Johar, Shabir Boxwala, Apoorva Mehta (Shershaah)
BEST DIRECTOR – FILM: Shoojit Sircar (Sardar Udham)
FILMMAKER OF THE DECADE: Pa Ranjith
BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR (MALE): Guru Somasundaram (Minnal Murali)
BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR: Sara Ali Khan (Atrangi Re)
PIONEERING CONTRIBUTIONS TO NEW WAVE CINEMA: Raj B Shetty and Rishab Shetty