The best academy award for the world’s most popular film awards famously called Oscars hosted by Dolby live performing theatre in LA with 90th Academy Awards, falls in the category of highly prestigious and royal awards.
Gary Oldman taking Best Actor for Darkest Hour ,whereas the best actress award goes to Frances McDormand’s for the film Three Billboards.
The best director title was hailed by Guillermo del Toro for the film the shape of water.
Today we will going to share the list of five Indians from out entertainment industry who coveted these awards. Here they are…
Bhanu Athaiya: Best Costume Design
Bhanu Athaiya won an Academy Award for the costume design of 1983 historical drama Gandhi. She had designed costumes for various Bollywood hits like CID, Pyaasa, Chaudhvin Ka Chand, Sahib Biwi Aur Ghulam, Guide and many others.
2. Satyajit Ray: Honorary Award
One of the finest filmmaker of India , Satyajit In 1992, the writer, illustrator, publisher, filmmaker and film critic was given an honorary lifetime achievement award in 1992.
Resul Pookutty: Best Sound Mixing
Resul Pookutty (Sound engineer ) became the third Indian to bring Oscar glory for India by winning the golden lady for Best Sound Mixing in Slumdog Millionaire. Pookutty.
4. A.R.Rahman: Best Original Score
A. R. Rahman scripted history in 2009 by becoming the first Indian to win two Oscars for the Best Original Score for Slumdog Millionaire and its foot-tapping song “Jai Ho”.
5. Gulzar: Best Original Song
AR Rahman’s song “Jai Ho” written by lyricist Gulzar won the coveted prize for Best Original Song at the 81st Academy Awards.