Rupali Ganguly and choreographer Vijay Ganguly win Lions Gold Award for their popular show
The popular soap opera Anupamaa starring Rupali Ganguly as the lead actress touched the hearts of many viewers. Anupamaa made Ruplai a household name on the small screen. Along with winning the coveted Most Promising Actress in a TV Series, Rupali also recently won the famed Lions Gold Award. Anupamaa’s choreographer and Rupali’s brother, Vijay Ganguly also won the same award along with his sister.
Sharing the happy occasion with social media users, Vijay posted a series of photos on his Instagram handle and wrote a long touching note. Taking a trip down memory lane, Vijay recalled the days when their father, Anil Ganguly, won the prestigious Lions Gold Award in 1996 for his film Tapasya. Now, after 46 years, the two siblings have made their father proud once again by winning the Lions Gold Award again.
Top showsha video
“This one is special!!! My dad received the Lions Gold Award in 1976 and 46 years later we both receive the same award!! Feels good!! Thank you, thank you Aanand L Rai sir!! Yeah wale ke liye aur bhi thank you! Love you sir!” Vijay wrote, tagging his sister Rupali.
The photo revealed both Rupali and Vijay flashing their beaming smiles, holding the award in their hands. While Rupali was dressed in a gorgeous silver-gray embroidered saree, Vijay looked like a gentleman in a black suit with a white shirt underneath.
Vijay shared some glimpses from the award ceremony where the two siblings were captured in the same frame, hugging each other and receiving the award. Vijay also dropped the shots of the trophies – one which was received by their father and one which was received by them. Anil received the best story of the year award for the 1976 film Tapasya. On the other hand, the two talented siblings won the trophy for the most popular show aka Anupamaa.
The Lions Gold Awards are considered one of the most notable and prestigious awards in the entertainment industry for decades.
Meanwhile, speaking of Rupali, the actress has become a household name in the entertainment field for her character Anupamaa which is also the name of the series. The series also stars actors Gaurav Khanna and Sudhanshu Pandey in leading roles. Rupali and Gaurav’s on-screen chemistry is appreciated by many. Directed by Rajan Shahi, Anupamaa has been enjoying a successful TRP rate for over two years now.