RRR's Naatu Naatu Shortlisted for the Academy AwardsDecember 22, 2022 09:37
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The country's top director SS Rajamouli has been promoting his film RRR all over the world. The film also received wide reception from the international audience after they lauded the film on Netflix. Rajamouli's next aim is the Oscars and the jury has been watching the film. The film is expected to be selected in various categories. RRR is now shortlisted in the category of Original Song. 15 songs are shortlisted and the five among them will be nominated in the final list. The voting for the nominations will take place on January 12th and it will end up by January 17th. The final nominations will be announced on January 25th 2023. RRR has not been nominated in the category of Best International Film.
Another Indian film nominated is Chhello Show (The Last Film Show) and it is nominated for the International Feature Film. RRR is expected to get some more nominations which will be announced in the next few days. SS Rajamouli has spent close to Rs 50 crores for the Oscars. RRR is a periodic drama and it has NTR, Ram Charan, Alia Bhatt, Ajay Devgn and Shriya Saran in the lead roles. DVV Entertainment are the producers and RRR is one of the highest grossers of Indian cinema this year. MM Keeravani delivered an outstanding background score for the film.