This morning a leading English daily paper has revealed that 27 films are shortlisted for India’s official entry at 92nd Academy Awards. The list has few noted films like Dear Comrade, Super Delux and Vada Chennai from down South Industry. From Bollywood films like Uri, Gully Boy, Andhadhun, Badhaai Ho are few among the shortlisted.
Meanwhile, the latest we hear is that Gully Boy starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles has been as the official entry film from India for the awards ceremony. Released in February this year, Gully Boy is the tale of an underdog who emerges as a star rapper. Directed by Zoya Akhtar, the film is produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani.
The 92nd Academy Awards event will take place in February next year in the USA.