SS Rajamouli sends nominations for Best Actor and Best Director


New Delhi: Directed by SS Rajamouli, RRR is the most anticipated film at the 2023 Oscars. Despite the fact that the film was not selected as an official Oscar candidate, the team is working hard to popularize it this year. Yes, RRR’s journey to the Oscars has begun. The crew has started a campaign on behalf of RRR and submitted Oscar nominations in several different categories.

The RRR group has officially filed Oscar nominations for 2023 categories ranging from Best Picture, Best Actor to Best Visual Effects. Ram Charan and Jr NTR are also nominated for an Oscar in the Best Actor category. On the other hand, the Oscars have not yet responded to the campaign and officially announced the 2023 Oscar nominees.

The makers took to Twitter and shared the same as they wrote, “It’s official: #RRRMovie’s FYC Awards/Oscar campaign is going for Best Film, @ssrajamouli for Best Director, Actor (both Jr NTR & Ram Charan), Screenplay, Original Song, Score, Editing, cinematography, sound, production design, VFX and other categories #RRRforOscars #OscaRRRs.”

Earlier, US distributor Variance Films told Variety that it has decided to run a massive campaign for SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus, RRR, asking the Academy’s 10,000 members to vote for the Telugu film in all categories. Rajamouli recently discussed the possibility of his film winning an Oscar, saying, “Whether RRR wins the Oscar or not, my plans for the next film remain the same. Oscar raises the morale of the (film) unit and the country, but it doesn’t affect the way I work.

Cinephiles and critics in India and the West were disappointed a few weeks ago when SS Rajamouli’s RRR starring Ram Charan and Jr NTR was panned and Pan Nalini’s Gujarati film Chhello Show, titled Last Film Show in English, was selected as India’s official film. entry to the Oscar for Best International Film.

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