MUMBAI: Actress Prajakta Koli, who is part of the YouTube documentary “Creators For Change”, is thrilled that the project has been nominated in the Outstanding Daytime Non-Fiction Special category at the 48th annual Daytime Emmy Awards.
The documentary focuses on Michelle Obama in conversation with Prajakta, Liza Koshy and Thembe Mahlaba. It traces the experiences of young girls in Vietnam, India and Namibia and their journey to overcome adversity to pursue education.
“This news is incredible. The Emmys are such prestigious awards. Being nominated for a project is this special in itself a win. Big hugs to YouTube and Michelle Obama for giving me the opportunity to be a part of something so amazing,” says Prajakta.
In addition, her short film “Khayali Pulao” will be screened at the New York Indian Film Festival, held from June 4 to June 13, 2021.
“Another very special project has been ‘Khayali Pulao’, a film that is very close to me. To be noticed all over the globe on such a precious platform is our honor. Thank you to the jury of the New York Indian Film Festival,” she said. say. Prajakta is seen in the upcoming movie “Jug Jugg Jeeyo”, which features Anil Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani.