The 14th ITA Awards
The 14th ITA Awards were held at Andheri Sports Complex with the who's who of the TV world in attendance. Anu & Shashi Ranjan, the hosts for the evening were beaming at the grand success of the awards show for the 14th year in a row. The anchors for the evening were Rithvik Dhanjani & Nakuul Mehta. Rajiv Thakur & Chandan provided some comic relief by interacting with the guests in the audience and spoofing their on screen antics. The show will be telecast on 16th Nov at Colors TV.
The Award ceremony was marked by rare razzle-dazzle, while the 'Bests' of Television were being saluted and celebrated by The ITA. There were stunning performances by TV heartthrobs like Ashish Sharma who performed with Pooja Sharma, Rashmi Desai & Digangana on songs from Ramleela, 2 States & Boss.
In addition Karan Tacker, Gautam Rode & Salman Yusuf Khan were on stage together in a high voltage performance on songs from Heropanti, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, Honey Singh & Kick.
Veteran actors Neelu Waghela, Jayati Bhatia & Smita Bansal performed on some foot tapping numbers from English Vinglish, Queen & 2 States.
TV hotties Mouni Roy, Krystal D'Souza & Sanjeeda Sheikh were amongst the other performers, followed by young lovelies Nia Sharma, Disha Parmar & Deepika Samson.
Some of the guests from the film industry who graced the occasion included stalwarts such as Anil Kapoor, Mika Singh, Poonam Dhillon, Jeetendra & others.
The Indian Air Force & Army Officers who had helped in the relief & rescue effort during the recent floods in J&K were also felicitated by Shashi Ranjan & Raj Nayak (Colors). Some of the prominent winners were as follows.
Best Actor Drama (jury)--Anil Kapoor—24
Best Actor - female Drama (Jury)--Surekha Sikri--Balika Vadhu
Best Actor Comedy Male--Dilip Joshi--Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Best Actor - female Comedy--Disha Vakani--Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Best Serial Comedy--Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Best Actor in a Supporting Role Male--Shakti Anand--Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap
Best Actor - in a Supporting Role Female--Neelu Vaghela--Diya aur Baati Hum
Best Actor in a Negative Role—Male - Ayub Khan--Ek Haseena Thi
Best Actor - female in a Negative Role--Simone Singh--Ek Haseena Thi
GR8! Performer - Male- Ashish Sharma-Rangrasiya
GR8! Performer - Female- Sanjeeda Shaikh - Ek Haseena Thi
GR8! On-Screen Couple of the Year, 2014 - Preetika Rao - Harshad Arora-Beintehaa
The ITA KING OF COMEDY – KAPIL SHARMA