After earning accolades for his amazing role in the movie ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’, Rajkummar Rao is back with another promising movie, ‘Newton’. The actor is famous for his phenomenal acting skills and has time and again made people appreciate his work. Amit V. Masurkar’s ‘Newton’, which has just hit the theaters, has left everyone surprised with a very special news.
Rajkummar Rao himself made this special announcement on Twitter and expressed his happiness while sharing that ‘Newton’ is India’s official entry for Oscars 2018.
— Rajkummar Rao (@RajkummarRao) September 22, 2017
Even Masurkar, in his latest interview, expressed how honored he is feeling to represent India on such prestigious platform.
“It’s a great honour for us to represent India at the Oscars. We hope this film will bring attention to the need to strengthen democracy in our country. The film is in theatres at the moment and this announcement will help us reach out to a larger audience.”
However, it’s not just the celebs and the film’s makers who are happy. Tweeple are getting emotional while expressing themselves over this proud moment.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) September 22, 2017
#Newton is India’s entry to the Oscars. The best choice in years by the federation.Advertisement
— Hansal Mehta (@mehtahansal) September 22, 2017
— AANAND L RAI (@aanandlrai) September 22, 2017
— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) September 22, 2017
— Ayushmann Khurrana (@ayushmannk) September 22, 2017
Brilliant choice for the Oscars to represent India #Newton . Hands down a non controversial choice in comparison to the past ages
— Mithila Kulkarni (@mithilakulkarni) September 22, 2017
“Newton” india’s official entry for the oscars.. go watch it now
— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) September 22, 2017
Kudos To Rajkummar Rao & Entire Team. All The Best. pic.twitter.com/dNQZHnHVA2
— Sir Ravindra Jadeja (@SirJadeja) September 22, 2017