Gandhi won eight Oscars, including best picture, actor and director. And when the costume design award went to Athaiya — sharing the honor with British designer John Mollo — she became the first Oscar winner in history from India.
Has any Indian movie won Oscar?
The prestigious Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, honour the best talent in films, be it Hollywood or International cinema. Although India sends an official entry to the Oscars every year, no Indian film has won under the Best Foreign Film category.
How many Oscars India won?
As of 2021, 13 Indians have been nominated and eight have won Oscars including in the scientific and technical category.
|Nominee(s)/recipient(s)||A. R. Rahman (music) Gulzar(lyrics)|
|Category||Best Original Song|
Has Priyanka won Oscar?
International Indian Film Academy Awards
Chopra has won six awards from twelve nominations.
Did Gully Boy Win Oscar?
No Oscars for Gully Boy, Here are 10 Films Shortlisted for Best International Film.
Has Jackie Chan won an Oscar?
With more than 200 films under his belt spanning a 56-year career, Jackie Chan has finally received an Oscar. The 62-year-old action star was awarded an honorary Oscar at the Eighth Annual Governors Awards at the Hollywood and Highland Center in Los Angeles on Saturday night, reported E! online.
Which Oscar winner died today?
Oscar-winning actor Olympia Dukakis, star of Moonstruck, dies aged 89. Olympia Dukakis, the Oscar-winning actor whose hit films included Moonstruck and Steel Magnolias, has died.