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Emmy Triumph for Vir Das: Homage to Jim Sarbh & Shefali Shah's Nominations!

Tuesday, November 21, 2023 • Tamil Comments
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Vir Das secured the Emmy Award for Comedy at the International Emmy Awards 2023 for his Netflix special 'Vir Das: Landing'. However, Jim Sarbh and Shefali Shah did not clinch the awards. Following the announcement, Jim reacted to his loss against English actor Martin Freeman, while Vir praised both Jim and Shefali.

Jim Sarbh was nominated in the Best Performance by an Actor category for his role in the web series 'Rocket Boys', but lost to Martin Freeman. After the reveal, Jim expressed his feelings on Instagram, writing, "No luck folks".

Vir Das, on his Instagram story, lauded both Jim and Shefali Shah. Shefali, nominated for 'Delhi Crime' Season 2, lost to Karla Souza. Vir mentioned, "Shefali Shah is an exceptional talent of our time. Jim Sarbh is on the same remarkable path. I hold immense respect for them. It's been an honor to witness their skill and artistry."

Sharing pictures with the Emmy Award on Instagram, Das expressed gratitude, stating, "For India 🇮🇳 For Indian comedy. Every breath, every word. Thank you to the @iemmys for this incredible honor."

Celebrities flooded the comments section to congratulate Vir on his victory. Hrithik Roshan applauded, "Congrats! Well deserved," Taapsee Pannu added, "So heartening Mr. Das! Take a bow!" Richa Chadha wrote, "Amazing! Proud moment! Congratulations Vir," while Ayushmann Khurrana commented, "Well deserved ❤️." Bipasha Basu, Zoya Akhtar, Radhika Apte, Malaika Arora, Bhumi Pednekar, and others also extended their congratulations to Vir.

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