AR Rahman and Slumdog Millionaire Rock At The Oscars
AR Rahman performed “O Saya” and “Jai Ho” and then was given the award for Best Original Song for “Jai Ho” from the movie Slumdog Millionaire (2008) . He had earlier received the Oscar for Best Orginal Score. This is a great step for movies from India. AR Rahman has brought India into the next stage in world cinema and music. Slumdog Millionaire also received Oscars for Best Sound Mixing, Best Film Editing, Best Cinematography, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Director, and closed out the night by winning the Academy Award for Best Picture for 2008.
AR Rahman Performs On Tonight Show with Jay Leno Feb 19, 2009
AR Rahman who has already won the Golden Globe for his music in Slumdog Millionaire (2008) , has also been nominated fr 3 Oscars recently performed the now famous Jai Ho songs from the movie on Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Watch the performance of AR Rahman Performs On Tonight Show with Jay Leno Feb 19, 2009 .
Slumdog Millionaire Get 10 Oscar Nominations
Slumdog Millionaire (2008) received 10 Oscar nominations. The movie has become a world wide phenomenon and is due to release in India tomorrow January 23, 2009. It has already picked up four Golden Globe for Best Screenplay, AR Rahman for Best Original Score, Best Director Dale Boyle and Best Movie. Its Oscar nominations are for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Original Score, Best Original Song (2 nominations for O…Saya and Jai Ho), Best Sound Editing, and Best Sound Mixing.
The film stars Dev Patel, Anil Kapoor, and Freida Pinto and is directed by Danny Boyle.
Slumdog Millionaire Wins 4 Golden Globes
It started with winning the Screenplay awards for Slumdog Millionaire (2008) by Simon Beaufoy followed by the mistro himself, AR Rahman for Best Original Score. Then the man who put it all together, the director Dale Boyle and they closed out the night by winning the best movie drama. The film stars Dev Patel, Anil Kapoor, and Freida Pinto and is directed by Danny Boyle. The movie will release all over India on January 23, 2009.
Slumdog Millionaire Get 4 Golden Globes Nominations
After winning Best Film, Best Director, and the Most Promising Newcomer for 18 year old actor Dev Patel awards at the British Independent Film Awards, the film Slumdog Millionaire (2008) has now been nominated for four Golden Globes. The nominations are for the film iteself for Best Motion Picture Drama, for Best Director for Danny Boyle, Best Original Score for AR Rahman and Best Screenplay for writer Simon Beaufoy. The awards will be announced on January 11 in Los Angeles. The film stars Dev Patel and Freida Pinto and is directed by Danny Boyle. The movie was released only on 49 locations within North American, but will should now be opening in more theatres nationwide.