Oscar Nominations for this year are now out and well, it sure has the attention of many. Priyanka Chopra along with husband Nick Jonas announced the Academy Awards nominations on Monday. And well, adding to the cheer was the fact that Priyanka Chopra’s The White Tiger found a nomination for Oscars 2021.
Priyanka Chopra’s The White Tiger has been nominated for an award in the Best Adapted Screenplay category. The Oscars 2021 will take place on April 25. As for the nominations for this year, they happened via a global live stream due to the novel Coronavirus.
Apart from The White Tiger, also finding a nomination in the same category were One Night In Miami, Nomadland, The Father, and Borat Subsequent MovieFilm. Priyanka Chopra’s The White Tiger is an adaptation of a book by the same name. Written by Aravind Adiga, the book also enjoys a massive following.
The movie narrates a rather interesting story of a man who goes on from a tea-shop worker to an entrepreneur. The movie also features Rajkummar Rao, Adarsh Gourav, Mahesh Manjrekar in pivotal roles. As for the Oscars 2021, they will take place at multiple locations owing to the pandemic. In an ideal case scenario, they take place at the Dolby Theatre.
‘In this unique year that has asked so much of so many, the Academy is determined to present an Oscars like none other, while prioritizing the public health and safety of all those who will participate,’ a spokesperson for the Academy told Variety. The 93rd Academy Awards were initially due on February 28. However, they will now take place on April 25. Oscars 21 will be a rather interesting watch given the circumstances across the world.
The White Tiger released on Netflix for Indian viewers and opened up to great reviews. In fact, Gourav received a lot of recognition for his role in the movie. Though many were hoping for a best actor nomination, the movie made it big with Oscar nominations 2021!