The Academy Awards, aka the Oscars, is the most prestigious award bestowed to people in the entertainment industry from across the globe for their exemplary contribution. And interestingly, there are a handful of Indians who have won this acclaimed award. Let’s see if you can correctly guess whether these maestros won the awards or not.
1. Ashutosh Gowariker won the Oscar for ‘Lagaan’.
2. Vikas Sathaye, a Mumbai-based engineer, was part of the team that won at the Oscars Scientific and Technical Awards.
3. Sanjay Leela Bhansali made us proud by winning the Oscar award for ‘Devdas’.
4. Bhanu Athaiya was India’s first Oscar winning designer rewarded for ‘Gandhi’.
5. The ‘angry young man’ won an Oscar for ‘Zanjeer’.
6. A.R. Rahman won the Academy Award for Best Original Music Score in ‘Slumdog Millionaire’.
7. Resul Pookutty was awarded the prestigious award for the Best Sound Mixing for ‘Slumdog Millionaire’.
8. Lata Mangeshkar won the Oscars Viewer’s Choice Award for the film ‘Dil To Pagal Hai’.
9. Gulzar was given the award for Best Original Song for the movie ‘Jai Ho’.
10. Satyajit Ray was awarded an Honorary Oscar in 1992 for Lifetime Achievement.
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