The White Tiger, starring Adarsh Gourav, Priyanka Chopra, and Rajkummar Rao, has been nominated within the ‘Finest Tailored Screenplay’ class for the 93rd Academy Awards.
The film relies on writer Aravind Adiga’s award-winning novel by the identical title.
Apparently, the information of the nomination was introduced by Chopra herself, as she alongside together with her husband Nick Jonas hosted the Oscars nomination event.
Saying the nomination made it particular for Chopra
Chopra took to social media to announce the film’s feat. “In some way asserting the nomination myself made it a lot extra particular. So so proud,” she tweeted.
The worldwide icon has additionally govt produced the film.
Gourav additionally shared the announcement on Instagram. “Formally a part of an Oscar-nominated movie,” he wrote.
And Rao despatched his heartiest congratulations to the crew of the film.
So so proud: Chopra
We simply obtained nominated for an Oscar! Congratulations Ramin and crew #TheWhiteTiger.
In some way asserting the nomination myself made it a lot extra particular. So so proud ❤️@_GouravAdarsh @RajkummarRao #RaminBahrani
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) March 15, 2021
Apparently, Adiga and Bahrani go a great distance
Not everybody is aware of that writer Adiga and director Ramin Bahrani, who wrote the screenplay, have been buddies for 25 lengthy years.
“The film does not condescend to its viewers, it does not play into simple politics – it does not match anybody’s agenda per se,” Bahrani mentioned about his work.
The film is up in opposition to Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, The Father, One Evening in Miami, and Nomadland.
Right here is the official tweet by the Academy
— The Academy (@TheAcademy) March 15, 2021
‘The White Tiger’ is a witty story of ambition
The White Tiger had launched on Netflix in January 2021.
The film, filmed principally round Delhi, will not be your typical rags-to-riches story however a witty and highly effective story of ambition weaved across the concepts of the rich-poor divide and corruption. Gourav essayed the position of a poor driver who works for Chopra and Rao.
The White Tiger was appreciated by the critics.
The 93rd Academy Awards is scheduled for Sunday, April 25
Notably, The White Tiger picked up nominations for the BAFTA Awards 2021 as effectively.
The 93rd Academy Awards is scheduled for April 25. Beforehand, there was some hypothesis on the venue. The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood has now been finalized for the 2021 Oscars major occasion ceremony.
This 12 months, the Oscars might be an in-person occasion, regardless of the coronavirus pandemic.