Oscars, the greatest significant award in the movie industry, maybe the time has come for a Telugu film to bring Oscars to the motherland. Popular international film magazine ‘Variety’ came up with predictions for Oscars 2023. According to Variety film magazine, RRR has the potential to nominate in 5 categories.
Best Director– SS Rajamouli
Best International Feature– RRR
Best Actor– Jr NTR and Ram Charan
Best Original Screenplay
Best Original Song– Dosti
We need to wait for some more time whether RRR creates a new history or not. Let’s pray RRR wins big time in the Oscars. #RRRForOscars.
Today, we are going to give you the list of Indians who won the prestigious Oscar awards so far.
There are 5 Indians Who Won The Oscar Awards, So Far. Can RRR Rewrite History?
1. Satyajit Ray
Category- Honorary Award
Satyajit Ray’s works are studied as case studies by filmmakers globally. He is a man with extraordinary filmmaking skills. In 1955, he won the Best Human Document at the Cannes film festival. And in 1992, he was awarded Oscar for Lifetime Achievement.
2. Resul Pookutty
Category- Best Sound Mixing
He won the award for the movie Slumdog Millionaire for Best Sound Mixing at the 81st Oscars.
Category- Best Original Song
The great lyrist Gulzar won the Oscar for the song Jai Ho in the Best Original song category.
4. A.R. Rahman
Category- Best Original Score and Best Original Song
A.R. Rahman was the first Indian to be nominated in 3 categories. He won 2 awards, one for the original score and another for the track Jai Ho.
5. Bhanu Athaiya
Category- Best Costume Design
She is the first person from India to win an Oscar. She won the award for Best Costume Design for the film Gandhi.