The Oscars 2023 is set to be a momentous event for Indian cinema. This year, the world will witness India’s creative talents on the global stage, as three Indian films receive nominations in various categories.
RRR’s Naatu Naatu, a song with catchy music, is nominated for Best Original Score, while Everything That Breathes and Elephant Whisperers are also among the Indian nominees. Additionally, South Indian actor Suriya’s appointment as a member of the Academy is a significant achievement, making him the first Tamil actor to receive this honour.
To add to the excitement, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone will be one of the celebrity presenters at the Oscars, making it an even more significant event for Indian fans. The ceremony promises to be star-studded, with the world’s biggest movie stars, directors, and producers attending to celebrate the best films and performances of the year.
The Oscars 2023 will be held on March 12, 2023, at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, and will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel for the third time. The event will be live-streamed on Disney+ Hotstar in India, starting at 5.00 AM IST and 1.00 AM GMT.
The impressive lineup of presenters announced includes Riz Ahmed, Emily Blunt, Jennifer Connelly, Glenn Close, Ariana DeBose, Dwayne Johnson, Samuel L Jackson, Michael B Jordan, Jonathan Majors, Troy Kotsur, Melissa McCarthy, Zoe Saldana, Janelle Monae, Antonio Banderas, Questlove, Donnie Yen, Elizabeth Banks, Halley Bailey, Jessica Chastain, Andrew Garfield, John Cho, Hugh Grant, Sigourney Weaver, Florence Pugh, Danai Gurira, Nicole Kidman, and Salma Hayek Pinault.
Overall, the Oscars 2023 promises to be an exciting and significant event for Indian cinema and fans, as India continues to make a mark on the global stage.