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Indian Creator of Int'l Emmy-nominated Show Hopeful of Win

In this photo provided by Disney+Hotstar, Bollywood filmmaker Ram Madhvani, left, explains a scene to Bollywood actress Sushmita Sen on the sets of web series 'Aarya' in India. One of the most popular Indian web shows streamed on Disney+ Hotstar, ‘Aarya’ is nominated in the best drama category and is an official remake of the Dutch crime drama Penoza. (Disney+Hotstar via AP)
In this photo provided by Disney+Hotstar, Bollywood filmmaker Ram Madhvani, left, explains a scene to Bollywood actress Sushmita Sen on the sets of web series 'Aarya' in India. One of the most popular Indian web shows streamed on Disney+ Hotstar, ‘Aarya’ is nominated in the best drama category and is an official remake of the Dutch crime drama Penoza. (Disney+Hotstar via AP)

New Delhi (AP) -- Bollywood director and ad maker Ram Madhvani’s internet series “Aarya” has already received plenty of love from viewers, along with widespread critical acclaim in India.

On Nov. 22, Madhvani will know whether the first season of the crime thriller wins an International Emmy, the award created to honor excellence in television programming outside the U.S.