The Chosen ones for the Indian Telly Awards
The wait is finally over! After rigorous
rounds of screening almost a thousand entries from various
TV production houses and TV channels by special juries comprising
laudable names from the television and advertising fraternity,
the nominees for the Popular, Technical & Promo categories
for the Indian Telly Awards 2003 are finally out.
The entries for the three categories of the awards - The Technical
and Promo Awards, The Trade Awards and The Popular Awards
- were adjudged by the likes of Prasoon Joshi, Lekh Tandon,
Arun Arora, Rakesh Sharma, Shailaja Bajpai, AG Krishnamurthy,
Vanita Kohli-Khandekar, Sabira Merchant, Rathikant Basu, Kiran
Juneja, Kanwaljeet, Ravi Kiran and Ravi Rai.
The nominees tot up close to 300.
The Indian Tellies, instituted by Anil Wanvari
the founder of indiantelevision.com, seek to reward excellence
in Indian television.
Says Wanvari: "It has been a wonderful
experience getting to this stage. The Indian Telly Awards
and indiantelevision.com give a round of applause to all those
who have made it to the nominations round. We also extend
thanks to the industry for the fantastic response it gave
in terms of entries, our juries for helping us sift through
the entries and getting to the nominations, and to the team
working on the awards. Now it's on to the polling for certain
categories to zoom in to the final winners."
He adds: "Our efforts are to constantly
upgrade the awards keeping the industry's needs in mind. Our
sights are unwaveringly set on living up to The Indian Telly
Awards credo: celebrate excellence, the best in television
With the awards just around the corner (less
than a month away), the excitement and buoyancy in the industry
is gradually building up. All one can do is wait and watch.
And stay tuned in.
To get a look into who has been nominated or
not, click on the link below:
for the Popular Awards
for the Technical & Promo Awards
Nominees for the Trade Awards