Anupam Kher gets nominated for BAFTA in best supporting actor category

Anupam Kher gets nominated for BAFTA in best supporting actor category

Mumbai: Veteran actor and chairman of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Anupam Kher has been nominated for British Academy Television Award (BAFTA) in the category for the best supporting actor. The Indian actor has been nominated for TV’s ‘The Boy With The Topknot’ alongside Adrian Dunbar (for ‘Line of Duty’), Brían F O’Byrne (for ‘Little Boy Blue’) and Jimmi Simpson (for ‘Black Mirror’).

Kher has played an extraordinary performance as a schizophrenic father Jagjit, based on British journalist Sathnam Sanghera’s best-selling memoir. ‘The Boy With The Topknot’ also has another Indian actress Deepti Naval, who played the role of mother.