Never Have I Ever's Richa Moorjani Calls PCAs Nominations a "Win" For Diverse Representation

By Vannessa Jackson Oct 02, 2020 5:40 PMTags
DEC. 7, 9 PM
Watch: "Never Have I Ever" Star Richa Moorjani Thrilled About PCA Noms

She can't contain her excitement!

Never Have I Ever star Richa Moorjani couldn't be happier about her Netflix show getting three E! People's Choice Awards nominations, including The Bingeworthy Show of 2020, The Comedy Show of 2020 and The Show of 2020.

"I am so honored and thrilled that Never Have I Ever has received three People's Choice Awards nominations," she shared in a message with fans. "Wow. For me personally I think its a testament to the fact that representation really matters."

For Richa, this nomination stands as an opportunity to open more doors for shows with diverse casts and ideas

She said, "I think that the world and the people really want more shows like this that are diverse and inclusive in the storytelling and in the perspectives and in the people behind and in front of the camera. So whether we win or not I'm just so grateful that we've been recognized and thank you guys so much for giving our show a chance."

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The co-creator of the series Mindy Kaling also shared her reaction to the series being nominated.

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"We are so excited that Never Have I Ever got so many nominations for the People's Choice Awards," she shared. "This is especially cool because it is all decided on by the fans. So I'm going to tune in on Nov. 15 and see how we do."

If you want to vote for Never Have I Ever and some of your other favorite shows, go to the official voting site to cast your vote. Voting ends Oct. 23!

Also, check out more TV series nominees below!

The 2021 People's Choice Awards will air Tuesday, Dec. 7 at 9 p.m. on E! and NBC.
Schitt's Creek

The Comedy Show of 2020

The Bingeworthy Show of 2020

Tiger King

The Show of 2020

The Bingeworthy Show of 2020

RuPaul's Drag Race

The Competition Show of 2020

Dead To Me

The Comedy Show of 2020

The Walking Dead

The Drama Show of 2020

Insecure

The Comedy Show of 2020

90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?

The Reality Show of 2020

Keeping Up with the Kardashians

The Reality Show of 2020

Below Deck Mediterannean

The Reality Show of 2020

Top Chef

The Competition Show of 2020

Grown-ish

The Comedy Show of 2020

Cheer

The Bingeworthy Show of 2020

Love & Hip Hop: New York

The Reality Show of 2020

The Bachelor

The Competition Show of 2020

The Show of 2020

Queer Eye

The Reality Show of 2020

The Flash

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show of 2020

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

The Reality Show of 2020

Wynonna Earp

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show of 2020

American Idol

The Competition Show of 2020

Supergirl

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show of 2020

Locke & Key

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show of 2020

The Late Late Show with James Corden

The Nighttime Talk Show of 2020

Normal People

The Bingeworthy Show of 2020

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

The Nighttime Talk Show of 2020

This Is Us

The Drama Show of 2020

The Show of 2020

Never Have I Ever

The Show of 2020

The Comedy Show of 2020

The Bingeworthy Show of 2020

Riverdale

The Drama Show of 2020

Modern Family

The Comedy Show of 2020

Grey's Anatomy

The Show of 2020

The Drama Show of 2020

Jimmy Kimmel Live

The Nighttime Talk Show of 2020

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The 2021 People's Choice Awards will air Tuesday, Dec. 7 at 9 p.m. on E! and NBC.