Indian Television Academy Awards

The Indian Television Academy Awards, also known as the ITA Awards, is an annual award ceremony organised by the Indian Television Academy to honour excellence in Hindi-language television and OTT platforms.[1]

The Indian Television Academy Awards
Current: Indian Television Academy Awards 2023
Awarded forExcellence in the Hindi television industry
CountryIndia
Presented byIndian Television Academy
First awarded2001 (2001)
Last awardedpresent
WebsiteOfficial website
Television/radio coverage
Network
Most recent ITA Award Winners
← 2022 Best on television in 2023 2024 →
Award Best Show Popular Best Show Jury Best Show Comedy
Winner Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Katha Ankahee Wagle Ki Duniya – Nayi Peedhi Naye Kissey
 
Best Actor - Popular
Harshad Chopda for Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai
Best Actor - Drama
Nakuul Mehta for Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 3
Best Actor - Comedy
Sumeet Raghavan for Wagle Ki Duniya – Nayi Peedhi Naye Kissey
 
Best Actress - Popular
Tejasswi Prakash for Naagin 6
Best Actress - Drama
Aditi Sharma for Katha Ankahee
Best Actress - Comedy
Sumona Chakravarti for The Kapil Sharma Show

The Indian Television Academy was launched in July 2001 by Anu Ranjan and the first ITA Awards were held in November 2001.[2]

Ceremonies edit

Year Ceremony Channel Host Ref
2001 1st ITA Awards Star Plus Kabir Bedi [3]
2002 2nd ITA Awards [4]
2003 3rd ITA Awards [5]
2004 4th ITA Awards [6]
2005 5th ITA Awards Smriti Irani
Ronit Roy
[7]
2006 6th ITA Awards [8]
2007 7th ITA Awards Star Plus [9]
2008 8th ITA Awards
2009 9th ITA Awards
2010 10th ITA Awards
2011 11th ITA Awards

Gautam Rode
Karishma Tanna

2012 12th ITA Awards Star Plus Karan Grover [10]
2013 13th ITA Awards Kapil Sharma
Ragini Khanna
Karan Grover
[11]
2014 14th ITA Awards Colors TV Rithvik Dhanjani
Nakuul Mehta
Shantanu Maheshwari
Vrushika Mehta
[12]
2015 15th ITA Awards Manish Paul
Bharti Singh
[13]
2016 16th ITA Awards Colors TV Manish Paul
Sugandha Mishra
Karishma Tanna
[14]
2017 17th ITA Awards Manish Paul
Ali Asgar
[15]
2018 18th ITA Awards Star Plus Manish Paul [16]
2019 19th ITA Awards Aditya Narayan
2020 20th ITA Awards Held in 2021 due to COVID-19 pandemic
2021 Sony TV Manish Paul
2022 21st ITA Awards Star Plus Rithvik Dhanjani [17]
2022 22nd ITA Awards Manish Paul [18]
2023 23rd ITA Awards Nakuul Mehta
Paritosh Tripathi
[19]
2024 24th ITA Awards

Popular awards edit

Jury awards edit

General edit

Drama edit

Comedy edit

Best Reality Show edit

Year Show Channel
1999 Naachange Saari Raat Colors TV
2006 Shabaash India Zee TV
2007 Bigg Boss Sony TV
2008 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Colors TV
2009 Aap Ki Kachehri Star Plus
2010 Stunt Mania
2011 Just dance Star Plus
2012 Survivor India – The Ultimate Battle Star Plus
2013 DID Supermoms Zee TV
2014 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 5 Colors TV
2015 Bigg Boss 8 Colors TV
2016 Dance Plus (season 2) Star Plus
2017 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 Colors TV
2020 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi – Made in India Colors TV

Best Anchor - Music/Film Based Show edit

Year Actor Show Channel
1999 Sidharth Shukla Naachange Saari Raat Colors TV
2003 Nikhil Chinappa
Annu Kapoor & Pallavi Joshi
MTV Fresh!
Antakshari – The Great Challenge
MTV India
Zee TV
2004 Sajid Khan Ikke Pe Ikka Zee TV
2005 Sajid Khan Sab Kuch Ho Sakta Hai SAB TV
2006 Sangeeta Ghosh & Shabbir Ahluwalia Nach Baliye Star One
2007 Javed Jaffrey & Naved Jaffrey Boogie Woogie Sony TV
2008 Ali Asgar (actor) Say Shava Shava NDTV Imagine
2009 Meiyang Chang Indian Idol 4 Sony TV
2010 Shahid Kapoor Screen Awards Star Plus
2011 Ayushmann Khurana Just Dance Star Plus
2012 Manish Paul Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Colors TV
2013 Beverly Kim White Thank God It's Friday
2014 Manish Paul Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Colors TV
2015 Manish Paul Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Colors TV
2020 Shahid Kapoor Star Screen Awards Star Plus

Best Music/Film Based Show edit

Year Show
2001 Biographies - Ek Kalakar Ki Kahani
2002 Kuch Yaadein Kuch Baatein
2003 Antakshari
2004 Ikke Pe Ikka
2005 Indian Idol
2006 Nach Baliye
2007 Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge
2008 Boogie-woogie
2009 Indian Idol 4
2010 Indian Idol 5
2011 Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs
2012 Dance India Dance Li'l Masters 2
2013 An Affair To Remember — Shyam Talkies
2014 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa
2015
2016 The Voice India Kids
2017 Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs
2020 Indian Idol 12

Best Talk Show Anchor edit

Year Actor Show
2003 Simi Garewal Rendezvous with Simi Garewal
2004 Barkha Dutt We the People
2005 Prabhu Chawla Seedhi Baat
2006 Lola Kutty
Barkha Dutt
Lola TV
We the People
2007 Karan Johar Koffee with Karan
2008 Vikram Chandra The Big Fight
2009 Rajdeep Sardesai
Kiran Bedi
Battle For India
Aap Ki Kachehri
2010 Amitabh Bachchan Bigg Boss 3
2011 Koel Purie On the Couch with Koel
2012 Sumeet Raghavan Jay Hind!
2020 Amitabh Bachchan Kaun Banega Crorepati

Best Game Show Host edit

Year Anchor Show Channel
2001 Amitabh Bachchan Kaun Banega Crorepati Star Plus
2002 Naseeruddin Shah Super Selector
2003 Derek O'Brien Bournvita Quiz Contest
2004 Annu Kapoor Sansui Antakshri
2005 Amitabh Bachchan Kaun Banega Crorepati Star Plus
2006 Amitabh Bachchan Kaun Banega Crorepati Star Plus
2007 Arshad Warsi Bigg Boss 1
2008 Shahrukh Khan Kya Aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain?
2009 Salman Khan 10 Ka Dum Sony TV
2010 Rajeev Khandelwal Sacch Ka Saamna
2011 Amitabh Bachchan Kaun Banega Crorepati Sony TV
2012 Rajiv Makhni Tech Grand Masters 2
2020 Salman Khan Bigg Boss 14 Colors TV

Best Game Show edit

Year Show Channel
1999 Cadbury Sabse International Khiladi Kaun? Sony SET
2002 Super Selector ESPN (India)
2003 Bournvita Quiz Contest Zee TV
2020 Bigg Boss 14 Colors TV

Best News Anchor edit

Year Anchor Show Channel
2001 Rajat Sharma Aap Ki Adalat Zee TV
2002 Barkha Dutt Reality Bites NDTV
2003 Rajdeep Sardesai The Big Fight NDTV
2004 Rajdeep Sardesai X-Factor/Election Watch NDTV
2005 Barkha Dutt We the People NDTV 24x7
2006 Sreenivasan Jain Witness NDTV
2007 Cyrus Broacha The Week That Wasn't CNN-News18
2008 Rajdeep Sardesai Weekend Edition with Rajdeep Sardesai CNN-News18
2009 Prabhu Chawla Seedhi Baat Aaj Tak
2010 Rajdeep Sardesai Ground Zero Bhopal CNN-News18
2011 Rajdeep Sardesai Indian at 9 & Election Counting Day Coverage CNN-News18
2012 Rajdeep Sardesai Ground Zero CNN-News18
2013 Rahul Kanwal Centrestage - Inside Lanka's museum of horrors
2014 Anjana Om Kashyap Rail Budget Aaj Tak
2015
2016
2017 Rajdeep Sardesai 5 state Polls Day verdict CNN-News18
2018 Anjana Om Kashyap Aaj Tak
2020 Rahul Kanwal India Today

Best News Show edit

Year Show Channel
2020 Viral Punch ABP News

Best Television Event edit

Year Show Channel
1999 Zee Cine Awards Zee Cinema
2003 Jai Jawan NDTV
2004 Jai Jawan NDTV
2005 Jai Jawan NDTV
2006 MTV Immies MTV
2007 IIFA Awards Star Plus
2008 IIFA Awards Star Plus
2009 IIFA Awards
2010 Not Awarded
2011 Star Parivaar Awards Star Plus
2020 Zee Cine Awards Zee Cinema

Best Interstitial/Filler edit

Year Show Channel
2013 Gustakhi Maaf
Angry Appa
NDTV
Bindass

Best Mini Series edit

Year Show Channel
2013 Bemisaal 100 saal News Nation Network Pvt Ltd

Best TV Documentary edit

Year Show Channel
2013 Ballot Trail Karanataka…… Mangalore
2017 JANNAT- NEWS18 INDIA- ASHISH PANDEY

Others edit

Technical edit

Best Art Direction edit

Year Name Show
2001 Nitin Chandrakant Desai The Great Warrior Chhatrapati Shivaji
2002 Jayant Deshmukh Amrapali (DD National)
2003 Chokas Bharadwaj Kashmeer
2004 Arup Adhikari The Brian Silas Show
2005 Mukesh Kalola Hatim
2006 Omung Kumar Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan
2007 Nitin Chandrakant Desai Bigg Boss
2008 Chokas Bharadwaj Jai Shri Krishna
2009 Nitin Chandrakant Desai Chittod Ki Rani Padmini Ka Johur
2010 Samir Chanda Bigg Boss 3
2011 Akshay Vayeda Mukti Bandhan
2012 Omung Kumar MasterChef India
2013 Sandesh & Vishwanath Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap
2014 Omung Kumar Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7
2015 ??
2016 Omung Kumar Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8
2017 Chandravadan More Peshwa Bajirao

Best Costumes edit

Year Name Show
2001 Pradeep Muley The Great Warrior Chhatrapati Shivaji
2002 Mala Dey Amrapali (DD National)
2003 Pradeep Muley The Great Warrior Chhatrapati Shivaji
2004 Nikhat Mariyam Neerushaa Hatim
2005 Nikhat Mariyam Neerushaa Hatim
2006 Tara Desai, Nisha Sagar, Nikhat Mariyam Neerushaa Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan
2007 Sheela Sagar and Nikhat Mariyam Neerushaa Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan
2008 Sheela Sagar Jai Shri Krishna
2009 Neeta Lulla Chittod Ki Rani Padmini Ka Johur
2010 Winnie Malhotra & Neelu Shroff Balika Vadhu
2011 Nidhi Yasha Shobha Somnath Ki
2012 Winnie Malhotra & Neelu Shroff Balika Vadhu
2013 Nikhat Mariyam Neerushaa Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap
2014 Jerry D'souza Nach Baliye 6
2015
2016 Nikhat Mariyam Neerushaa Siya Ke Ram
2017 Nikhat Mariyam Neerushaa Prem Ya Paheli – Chandrakanta
2018 Ketki Dalal Porus
2021 Sheetal Sharma The Empire (TV series)

Best Dialogues edit

Year Name Show
2001 Ashwni Dhir Office Office
2002 Ashwni Dhir Office Office
2003 Ashwni Dhir Office Office
2004 Ashwni Dhir Office Office
2005 Aatish Kapadia Sarabhai vs Sarabhai
2006 Ashwni Dhir Naya Office Office
2007 Kamlesh Pandey Virrudh
2008 Raghuvir Shekhawat Balika Vadhu
2009 Usha Dixit Balika Vadhu
2010 Usha Dixit Balika Vadhu
2011 Mihir Bhuta Mukti Bandhan
2012 Usha Dixit Balika Vadhu
2013 Raghuvir Shekhawat Diya Aur Baati Hum
2014 B. M. Vyas Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap
Amit Aaryan F.I.R.
2016 Manoj Santoshi Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hai!
2017 Manoj Santoshi Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai!
2018 Manoj Santoshi Jijaji Chhat Per Hain

Best Editing edit

Year Name Show
2001 IT India Tomorrow
2002 Aparna Roy and Anand Kumar The Year that Shook the World (International Year ender)
2003 Naved Jaffrey Boogie Woogie
2004 Papu Trivedi Hatim
2005 Pratik Chitalia & Raj Singh Time Bomb
2006 Koteswara Rao The Last Goodbye-Missing in Action
2007 SPL REPORT - TRAIN TO TIBET
2008 Koteswara Rao Scaling New Heights
2009 Vikas Singh, Tarique Ahmed & Devang Kakkad Ladies Special
2010 Sanjeev Naag Inside: Mumbai Terror Attacks
2011 Paresh Shah Shobha Somnath Ki
2012 Amit Kalra Making of Foodistan
2013 K. Rajgopal Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap
2014 Bhakti Mayaloo 24
2015
2016 Bhakti Mayaloo 24
2017 Gaurav Khera Defender Of India
2018

Edutainment/Science/Knowledge Based Show edit

Year Name Show Channel
2002 Pulse Media Turning Point DD National

Best TV Picture Editor edit

Year Name Show Channel
2002 Awadh Singh Kudrat DD National

Best Public Service Shorts edit

Year Name Show Channel
2004 BBC World Services Trust, Naco & Prasar Bharti HIV/Aids Spots DD National

Best Lyricist edit

Year Name Show Channel
2003 Naksh Lyalpuri Shikwah DD National
2013 Vibha Tewari Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon Colors TV
2014 Abhishek Kumar
Shashank Kunwar
Rangrasiya Colors TV

Best Singer edit

Year Name Show Channel
2004 Shreya Ghoshal Ye Meri Life Hai Sony TV
2006 Shreya Ghoshal & Sonu Nigam Haath Se Haath Mila DD National
2013 Harshdeep Kaur Bani - Ishq Da Kalma Colors TV
2014 Mika Singh Mission Sapne Colors TV
2019 Shivangi Bhayana Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum Star Plus

Best Story edit

Year Name Show Channel
2013 Lapataganj SAB TV
2014 Purnendu Shekhar
Gajra Kottary
Balika Vadhu Colors TV
2018 Ishq Subhan Allah Zee TV

Best Teleplay edit

Year Name Show Channel
2004 Rajat Arora CID Sony TV
2013 Seema Mantri Diya Aur Baati Hum Star Plus
2014 Rensil D'Silva
Bhavani Iyer
Priya Pinto
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Star Plus

Best Title Music/Song Track edit

Year Name Show Channel
2002 Lalit Sen Kasautii Zindagii Kay Star Plus
2013 Karthik Shah Bharat Ka Veer Putra –Maharana Pratap Sony TV
2014 Saurabh Kalsi Rangrasiya Colors TV

Best Videography edit

Year Name Show Channel
2004 B. P. Singh[20] CID Sony TV
2013 Sanjay Agrawal Everest: Indian Army Women's Expedition Discovery Channel (India)
2014 Jay Oza
Tanay Satam
24 Colors TV

Best Visual Effects edit

Year Name Show Channel
2013 Hardik Gajjar Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev Life OK
2014 The Adventures of Hatim
Mahabharat
Life OK
Star Plus

Special awards edit

GR8! Performer of the Year (Male) edit

Year Name Character Show Channel
2004 Chetan Hansraj Shashank Garg Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii
2006 Hussain Kuwajerwala Sumit Wadhwa Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan Star Plus
2008 Vikrant Massey Dharam Dharam Veer Imagine TV
2010 Harshad Chopda Anurag Ganguly Tere Liye Star Plus
2011 Shaheer Sheikh Anant Bajpai Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal
2012 Vivian Dsena Rishabh Kundra Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon Colors TV
2013 Sidharth Shukla Shivraj Shekhar Balika Vadhu
2014 Ashish Sharma Rudra Pratap Ranawat Rangrasiya
2015 Ravi Dubey Siddharth Khurana Jamai Raja

GR8! Performer of the Year (Female) edit

Year Name Character Show Channel
2004 Shama Sikander Pooja Ye Meri Life Hai Sony TV
2006 Mandira Bedi Dr. Mandira Kapadia Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi Star Plus
2008 Sanaya Irani Gunjan Bhushan Shergill Miley Jab Hum Tum Star One
2010 Ankita Lokhande Archana Deshmukh Pavitra Rishta Zee TV
2011 Juhi Aslam Bharti Chauhan Baba Aiso Varr Dhoondo Imagine TV
2012 Rati Pandey Indira Sharma/Zara Khan Hitler Didi Zee TV
2013 Surbhi Jyoti Zoya Farooqui Qubool Hai
2014 Sanjeeda Sheikh Durga Goenka Ek Hasina Thi Star Plus
2020 Shweta Tiwari Guneet Sikka Mere Dad Ki Dulhan Sony TV

The ITA Scroll Of Honour edit

Year Show Production House Channel
2010 Sapna Babul Ka...Bidaai Director Kut's Productions Star Plus
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai
2011 Ke Bani Crorepati BIG Synergy Media Mahuaa TV
2012 Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Director Kut's Productions Star Plus
2013 Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah Neela Tele Films SAB TV
Nach Baliye Wizcraft International Star Plus
2014 Comedy Nights with Kapil K9 Productions
SOL Production
Colors TV
2015 Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Director Kut's Productions Star Plus
2017
2019
2020
2020 Kasautii Zindagii Kay Balaji Telefilms

Channel Awards edit

Best Entertainment Channel edit

  • 2001 - DD Metro
  • 2002 - Star Plus
  • 2003 - Star Plus
  • 2004 - Star Plus
  • 2005 - Star Plus
  • 2006 - Star Plus
  • 2007 - Star Plus
  • 2008 - Star Plus
  • 2009 - Colors TV
  • 2010 - Star Plus
  • 2011 - Star Plus
  • 2012 - Star Plus
  • 2013 - Star Plus
  • 2014 - Star Plus
  • 2015 - Star Plus
  • 2016 - Star Plus
  • 2017 - Star Plus
  • 2020 - Star Plus

Best Hindi News Channel edit

  • 2001 - Aaj Tak
  • 2002 - Aaj Tak
  • 2003 - Aaj Tak
  • 2004 - Aaj Tak
  • 2005 - Aaj Tak
  • 2006 - Aaj Tak
  • 2007 - Aaj Tak
  • 2008 - Aaj Tak
  • 2009 - Aaj Tak
  • 2010 - Aaj Tak
  • 2011 - Aaj Tak
  • 2012 - Aaj Tak
  • 2013 - Aaj Tak
  • 2014 - Aaj Tak
  • 2015 - Aaj Tak
  • 2016 - India TV
  • 2017 - Aaj Tak
  • 2020 - Aaj Tak

Best English News Channel edit

  • 2006 - CNN-News18
  • 2007 - CNN-News18
  • 2008 - CNN-News18
  • 2009 - NDTV 24x7
  • 2010 - CNN-News18
  • 2011 - CNN-News18
  • 2012 - CNN-News18
  • 2013 - CNN-News18
  • 2014 - Times Now
  • 2015 - CNN-News18
  • 2016 - CNN-News18
  • 2017 - India Today
  • 2018 - India Today

See also edit

References edit

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  13. ^ "ITA Awards 2015 | Winners List: Karan Patel, Shakti Arora, Radhika Madan, Anita Hassanandani and Others Win Big". IB Times India. 7 September 2015.
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