New Delhi: Comic Vir Das was on cloud 9 as he acquired the Emmy Award for his comedy particular ‘Vir Das: Touchdown’ house. He shared an image along with his trophy and expressed gratitude.
Taking to Instagram, Vir posted a sequence of images expressing his happiness. Sharing the images, he wrote, “For India. For Indian comedy. Each breath, each phrase. Thanks to the @iemmys for this unimaginable honour.”
He additionally posed with Akash Sharma and Reg Tigerman. As quickly as he posted the pictures, followers flooded the remark part with congratulatory messages. One of many customers wrote, “Wowww!!! Congratulations Vir!” One other person commented, “Come onnnnnnnn, Vir !! Massive hugs for this honour. ” “That is large! Congratulations!![?],” one other person commented.
The award for the Comedy Class was a tie, with ‘Derry Women Season 3’ additionally receiving the popularity.
Speaking about successful on the Worldwide Emmy Awards, Vir expressed his pleasure and stated, “I’ve immense gratitude, holding the Worldwide Emmy for Greatest Comedy for ‘Vir Das: Touchdown.’ This one is for my crew and for Netflix with out whom this would not have been doable. This journey has been nothing wanting extraordinary, and to win this accolade for my fifth particular with Netflix appears like a end result of ardour, perseverance, and the timeless assist of individuals across the globe who’ve given a lot like to “Vir Das: Touchdown”.
He added, “This award is not only a recognition of my work however a celebration of the varied tales and voices from India. Tales that make us chuckle, replicate, and, most significantly, unite. This one is for India, for indian comedy and for the neighborhood of artists at giant.”
‘Vir Das: Touchdown’ marks his fourth Netflix’s comedy particular that presents a present about what it means to be actually world whereas on the lookout for house. To hold your nation the world over with you, no matter that nation is, and to search out your ft. A present about rising up in India, seeing the globe, love troubles, colossal failures, social media insanity, the perils of concern, unplanned medication, war-zone boarding colleges, metaphorical mathematical equations, the present state of comedy, getting nominated, getting intoxicated, and in the end simply getting located.
‘Vir Das: Touchdown’ which premiered on the OTT platform Netflix, was competing with Le Flambeau from France, El Encargado from Argentina, and Derry Women Season 3 from the UK.
Earlier, Vir’s third standup particular ‘Vir Das: For India’ acquired a 2021 Worldwide Emmy Nomination for “Greatest Comedy.”