Kartik Aaryan wins Best Actor for Freddy at the OTT Awards. The actor thanked fans for honoring “A character that challenged him mentally and physically”
Kartik Aaryan‘s stellar performance in “Freddy” earned him the Best Actor (Male) title at the recent OTT Awards 2023. After his success in “Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2” in 2022, Kartik continued to shine, especially in his challenging role in “Freddy.”The actor not only garnered praise for “Freddy” but also made waves with consecutive releases like “Shehzada” and “Satyaprem Ki Katha.” However, it was his portrayal of this dark and complex character that truly set him apart.
In his social media post, Aaryan expressed his gratitude, acknowledging the mental and physical challenges he faced while bringing “Freddy” to life. He wrote, “Best Actor – Freddy. A character that challenged me mentally and physically (I gained around 15 kgs, which I’m now working on shedding). Acknowledgments like these validate the unconventional choices I sometimes make. Thank you, HT, and the fans for honoring Freddy.”Kartik looked refined in a dark green suit and a black sweater. The actor also shared stills from the film that showcased his versatility as an actor, along with his on-screen pet turtle, Hardy.
On receiving the award. In his speech, Aaryan expressed his appreciation for the film’s director, Shashanka Ghosh, and all those who played pivotal roles in making “Freddy” a success. He said that “Freddy” was a crucial milestone for him in his career. It was his first effort to portray a morally complex character. Something that was way different from the comedic and romantic roles. Kartik expressed heartfelt gratitude for the opportunity to work on this project. Additionally, he extended his thanks to his co-star Alaya for the invaluable support she gave He also acknowledged the film’s beloved turtle, Hardy, whose presence added a unique dimension to the movie.
Kartik Aaryan’s future projects
As for Kartik’s future projects, he’s all set for “Chandu Champion” and “Aashiqui 3,” along with some several other exciting ventures.