Asian Viewers Television Awards 2017 was held in London, recently (December 2). AVTA is the UK's only event dedicated to Asian television. It is known for its high-end production value, giving platform to the best talent being broadcast on Asian television in the UK.
Nakuul At AVTA 2017
Sharing a few video clippings from the awards ceremony, Nakuul Mehta wrote, "Couldn't have been a better night at the Asian Viewers Television Awards last evening in London."
Nakuul & Surbhi Bag Awards
"We took home the Best Actor, Best Actress (@officialsurbhic ) & Best Show ( @gulenaghmakhan @karishmajain92 ) awards. This honour is literally the physical embodiment of all the love you guys have embraced our show with. Thank you & I humbly share this with the entire cast & crew of #Ishqbaaaz."
"P.S.: Slightly longish acceptance speech but thankfully we aren't the Oscars and we don't care about the music and some things NEED to be said. #AVTA2017." (In picture: Drashti Dhami with Nakuul. Drashti presented Best Actress Award at AVTA 2017.)
Nakuul & Drashti
Sharing a picture snapped with Drashti, Nakuul wrote, "To friendships like these ... ❤️🎖️@dhamidrashti."
Surbhi Chandna Bags Award
Nakuul received Surbhi's award at AVTA 2017 event. Surbhi took to Twitter, "How i wish i could receive this beautiful trophy in person..but i had my courier milky english boy sent @NakuulMehta get it soonish..can't wait @avtaofficial."
Surbhi shared a video and wrote, "This is how the #Ishqbaaaz tag looked like for the #AVTA2017 results.That award belongs to you & you know who you are.The wait was definitely worthwhile.Thankyou @avtaofficial for you thought i deserve this.Grateful. @RajBaddhan @BizAsia for the spur updates.Missed being there."
Bigg Boss Bags Award
Raj Nayak retweeted, Govind Shahi's tweet, "#AVTA2017 thrilled to win #Skymedia reality Programme of the year Bigg Boss!#ColorsTV @ColorsTVUK @SkyMediaUK #winner #bestrealityshow @itsmeanuj @rajcheerfull @RajBaddhan."
AVTA 2017 Winners List
Reality Programme of The Year: Bigg Boss
Soap of the Year: Ishqbaaaz
Male Actor of the Year: Nakuul Mehta
Female Actor of the Year: Surbhi Chandna
General Entertainment Channel Of The Year: Star Plus
News Channel Of The Year: ABP News
Music Channel of The Year:B4U Music
Urdu Channel of the Year: Hum TV
Punjabi Channel of the Year: ZEE Punjabi
Bengali Channel of the Year: Channel S
Best of British: Sherlock