July 27 : Hiten Tejwani is a known name in the Indian Television Industry. He is amongst the biggest faces and has a huge fan following. The actor recently received Dadasaheb Phalke Indian Television Award and he spoke to News Helpline about the same.
Talking about receiving the award in person after a long time, he said, "Slowly and gradually people are getting out of their house. I am so happy to receive this award in person. I got a chance to meet so many wonderful people which would not have been possible through a virtual event."
The actor who was elated after winning such a prestigious award shared,"Dadasaheb Phalke award is amongst the most prestigious awards in our country. It's an honour to get this award but with the award comes responsibility. When you get an award, your responsibility to do good work increases."
He further added,"When I started my career, I used to always see people being bestowed with this award. I had the hope of getting this respectable award one day for sure. I am lucky and grateful to have been honoured with the same now. I can only say, ``Dreams do come true."
The actor will soon be seen in the film Ardh. The film marks the Bollywood debut of Rubina Dilaik. It is directed by Palaash Muchhal. The film also stars Rajpal Yadav. Shoot for the film will start in September this year.