“Tehran” obtained Most efficient Drama Sequence on Monday at the well-liked 2021 World Emmy Awards.
The Israeli thriller, produced by the Kan public broadcaster and picked up globally by Apple TV+, beat out Indian sequence “Aarya,” the Chilean advise “El Presidente” and the British program “There She Goes” in the simplest drama class.
“‘Tehran’ isn’t very only an espionage sequence, it’s also about thought the human at the reduction of your enemy,” said govt producer Dana Eden in her acceptance speech at the awards ceremony in Aloof York.
She properly-known that the cast and crew of the advise involves Israelis and Iranians and “we chanced on out that we possess now a lot on the whole. I deem it offers a hope for the lengthy hasten, and I’m hoping that we are able to glide together — the Iranians and the Israelis — in Jerusalem, and in Tehran, as friends and not as enemies.”
The advise, which first aired in Israel final June and premiered on Apple TV final September, tells the story of a young Mossad agent deep undercover in Tehran, on a mission to motivate pave the capacity for an IDF airstrike on an Iranian nuclear reactor.
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The advise, which obtained important acclaim every inner and originate air Israel, stars Niv Sultan as Tamar, the young Mossad agent, alongside Navid Negahban, Menashe Noy and Shaun Toub. It changed into written and created by Moshe Zonder, Dana Eden and Maor Kohn.
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The 2nd season of the sequence is currently being filmed in Athens, the attach the Oscar-nominated actress Glenn Shut has joined the advise.
Israel had previously only ever obtained two World Emmy Awards: only comedy in 2018 for the sequence “Nevsu” and only comedy in 2010 for the advise “Ramzor.”
Individually, Israeli actor Roy Nik, who changed into nominated for beneath actor for his role in the Israeli TV sequence “Normali,” misplaced out to David Tennant in the British program “Des.”
Other nominees had been Nawazuddin Siddique in the Indian sequence “Serious Men” and Christian Tappán in the Colombian advise “El Robo del Siglo.”
The advise, which premiered on HOT final year, positive aspects Nik as lead persona Noam, a struggling author.
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