Bollywood celebs Hrithik Roshan and Alia Bhatt are among the most celebrated actors in the nation. The two enjoy a massive fan following and their films often do good business at the Box Office. Meanwhile, Hrithik and Alia have been invited to the Academy Awards show 2021.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is extending invitations to join the organization to 819 artists and executives who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures. Every year, a bunch of Indian celebrities is invited to become new members.
Speaking of Alia and Hrithik’s invitation, they have been recognized for their wonderful work in the past few years. Alia’s wonderful performance in films like Gully Boy and Raazi, and Hrithik’s work in Super 30 and Jodha Akbar has been recognized.
Hollywood celebrities invited for the ceremony include Florence Pugh, Zendaya, Awkwafina, Zazie Beets, Eva Longoria, Constance Wu, John David Washington.
Casting Director Nandini Shrikent who did casting for Life Of Pi and Gully Boy, Costume Designer Neeta Lulla, Documentary directors Nishtha Jain (Gulabi Gang, Lakshmi and Me), Amit Madheshiya (The Hour of Lynching, The Cinema Travellers), Producer Priya Swaminathan, Music producer Nainita Desai (The Reason I Jump, For Sama), VFX supervisor Vishal Anand (Bharat, War) are some of the new Indian members at The Academy.
The Academy Awards 2021 has been postponed from its scheduled date to April 25, 2021, due to the coronavirus pandemic.