Delhi Crime competed with very popular and youth sensational series like ‘Sacred Games 2’, ‘Mirzapur’ and ‘Made in Heaven’ to win the Best Show (Drama) award.
Delhi Crime was released on Netflix in March earlier this year and created a lot of buzz. The show is bold and based on true events of the 2012 Nirbhaya rape case that not only shook India but also seeked international media attention. Almost all of us knows about Nirbhaya case before as it was a black day for India. The series is about Nirbhaya Rape Case and its aftermath.
makers of Delhi Crime won the trophy for Best Show (Drama) at the iREEL Awards 2019. It’s been a big night for this Netflix show. Shefali Shah, who played the role of DCP Vartika Chaturvedi in it, took home the Best Actress (Drama) Award and filmmaker Richie Mehta won the Best Writer Award. Against all the popular web series like Sacred Games 2 (Netflix), Mirzapur (Amazon Prime Video) and Made in Heaven (Amazon Prime Video), Delhi Crime manages to win the Best Show(Drama) Award. The other nominees for iREEL Awards 2019 were Kota Factory (TVF) and Typewriter (Netflix).
Here’s the complete list of winners at the iReel awards 2019:
Best Drama – Delhi Crime
Best Comedy – Little Things 2
Best Actor (Male) Drama – Pankaj Tripathi for Mirzapur
Best Actor (Female) Drama – Shefali Shah for Delhi Crime
Best Actor (Male) Comedy – Amol Parashar for Tripling 2
Best Actor (Female) Comedy – Mithila Palkar for Little Things 2
Best Supporting Actor (Male) – Divyendu Sharma for Mirzapur
Best Supporting Actor (Female) – Amruta Shubhash for Sacred Games 2
Best Writing (Drama) – Richie Mehta for Delhi Crime
Best Writing (Comedy) – Nikhil Vijay for Gullak
Best Music – Alokananda Dasgupta for Sacred Games 2
Best Non-Fiction Show – Comicstaan Season 2