Television actors Karan Singh Grover, Devoleena Bhattacharjee and Jeniffer Winget emerged as big winners at the 13th Indian Television Academy Awards. The award function was held last evening at the Reliance Studio in Film City here.
The popular award for Best Actor was won by Karan Singh Grover for Qubool Hai, while Devoleena Bhattacharjee for Saath Nibhana Saathiya won the Best Actress award. The evening also saw performances by TV actors like Ruslan Mumtaz, Deepika Singh, Hina Khan, Devoleena Bhattacharjee, Manish Raisinghani, Sanjeeda Sheikh, Lauren Gotlieb, Mukti Mohan, Eijaz Khan, Jay Bhanushali, Disha Parmar and others.
Senior tele-actors like Neelu Waghela, Ashok Lokhande, Jayati Bhatia and Sooraj Thapar came together for an ensemble performance. In the jury category, the Best Actress award went to Jeniffer Winget for Saraswatichandra, while Anas Rashid won the Best Actor award for Diya Aur Bati Hum. There was a tie in Best Director Serial (Drama) category with Ek Veer ki Ardaas...Veera
Here are the winners of Indian Television Academy Awards 2013:
Face of the year: Male - Siddarth Shukla - Balika Vadhu
Face of the year: Female - Shurbhi Jyoti - Qubool Hai
ITA Scroll of Honour 2013 - Entertainment - Nach Baliye
ITA Scroll of Honour 2013 - Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Best Serial - Drama - Veera Star Plus
Best Director - Drama - Rohit Raj Goyal - Diya Aur Baati Hum
Best Actor - Drama - Anas Rashid - Diya Aur Baati Hum
Best Actress - Drama - Jennifer Winget - Saraswatichandra
Best Serial - Comedy - Comedy Nights With Kapil
Best Actor - Comedy - Kapil Sharma Comedy Nights
Promising Actor/Actress of year - Surbhi Jyoti - Qubool Hai
Best Actress - Supporting Role - Neelu Waghela - Diya Aur Baati Hum
Best Negative Role - Mohit Raina for Jalander - Devon Ke Dev Mahadev
Desh Ka Ladla Most Promising Child Star - Harshita Ojha - Veera
Best Actor Desh Ka Sitara - Karan Singh Grover - Qubool Hai
Best Actress - Desh Ki Dhadkan Jennifer Winget - Saraswatichandra
Best Serial - Desh Ka Dharavahik - Jodha Akbar (Zee TV) and Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap
Best Anchor News/Current Affairs show - Rahul Kanwal - Aaj Tak Headlines Today
Best Anchor Talk/Chat show - Sagarika Ghose
Best Actor - Desh Ka Sitara - Karan Singh Grover - Qubool Hai
Best Actress - Desh Ki Dhadkan - Devoleena Bhattacharjee - Saath Nibhana Saatiya
Best Serial Desh Ka Dharavahik - Jodha Akbar and Bharat Veer Putra Maharana Pratap
Best Entertainment Channel - Star Plus
Best News Channel Hindi - Aaj Tak
Best News Channel English - Headlines Today
Best Drama - Qubool Hai
Jhalak Dikhla Jaa finalist Lauren Gottlieb was pretty in pink.
Chennai Express fame actor, Nikitin Dheer accompanied his father to the event.
Paridhi Shama, the elegant Jodha Akbar actress, made her presence felt.
Veteran actor Jeetendra attended the event.
Rohit Roy was his handsome self at the event.
Balika Vadhu's famous dad, Anup Soni, was at the event in his crisp black suit.
Simi Garewal graced the event looking young and beautiful in her white dress.
Mohit Raina, the Mahadev was at the event and he won the Best Actor in a negative role award.
Siddharth Shukla won the Face Of The Year award.
Upasana Singh, popularly known as Bua of Comedy Nights with Kapil, was at the event.
Mickey Virus actor Manish Paul was at the event.
Monica Bedi was at the event in a simple white gown.
Ratan Rajput was seen in the event. The actress was eliminated from the Bigg Boss house a week back.
The most beautiful and the elegant 'Bade Hontvali' actress, Sumona Chakravarti looked stunning in her black salwar suit.
Mrs Taarak Mehta, Disha Vakani walked the red carpet.
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah actor, Dilip Joshi attended the event.
Kapil Sharma With Mukti Mohan
Kapil Sharma walked the red carpet with his good friend Mukti Mohan.
Vahbbiz Dorabjee And Vivian Dsena
Vahbbiz Dorabjee and Vivian Dsena, the beautiful couple graced the event.
The famous Dadi of Comedy Nights With Kapil, Ali Asgar.
The famous Razia from Qubool Hai, Alka Kausha with her family.
Karan V Grover
Karan V Grover, the Punar Vivah star at the event.
Mukti Mohan in her pink Indian attire.