ZEE5, which has become the largest player in producing original content, continues its winning streak as it bags top honours at MTV IWMBuzz Digital Awards 2019. The streaming giant recorded eight victories across different categories. Dia Mirza, who played the female lead in ZEE5 Original web series Kaafir, was named the Best Actress in a Web Series while Arjun Rampal was chosen as the Most Popular Actor in a Web Series for his stint in The Final Call. Besides, several other ZEE5 Originals including Tiger, 377 Ab Normal, Auto Shankar amongst others were awarded too.
Check out the list of awards won by ZEE5 Originals and its cast at MTV IWMBuzz Digital Awards 2019:
1. Most Popular Digital Film on the Web (Popular) – Tigers
2. Most Popular Actor in a Web Series (Popular) – Arjun Rampal, The Final Call
3. Best Actress in a Web Series (Jury) – Dia Mirza, Kaafir
4. Best Digital Film on the Web (above 60 mins) (Jury) – 377 Ab Normal
5. Best Performer in a Negative Role (Male) (Jury) – Tigmanshu Dhulia, Rangbaaz
6. Best Web Series in Regional Language (excluding Hindi) (Jury) – Auto Shankar
7. Best Actor in a Short Film (Editor’s Choice Awards) – Divyenndu Sharma, Fatafat
8. Best Writer (New Talent) of The Year – Siddharth Mishra, Rangbaaz
Kaafir is a touching tale, upholding #HumanityIsMyReligion. Dia’s character Kainaaz, a Pakistani woman, accidentally crosses the border and is presumed to be a militant. During her imprisonment in India, she gives birth to a daughter, Sehar. When journalist Vedant Rathod (Mohit Raina) discovers their story, he sets out to seek justice for the innocent mother and daughter. Watch the video below to know more:
As for The Final Call, Arjun plays a pilot on a suicide mission who decides to end his life mid-air while risking that of his passengers too. Know more about the web series here.
Congratulations to the entire team of Dia Mirza, Arjun Rampal, Divyenndu Sharma, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Siddharth Mishra and the team of Tiger, 377 Ab Normal, Rangbaaz, Auto Shankar.
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