Oscar for Indian-origin actor, producer Rahul Thakkar in technical category


What : Technical Achievement Award
When : January 20,2016

Oscars, also called Academy Awards felicitates the best talent in films and it is more like a dream and target for any passionate filmmaker to grab the Golden statue in their lifetime.The Academy Awards ceremony is stated to be held on February 28, where nominations under various categories will be presented and the winners announced
As per reports Rahul Thakkar a person of Indian origin has won this year’s Oscar Award for ‘ground breaking design’, under a separate set of awards that are presented in Scientific and Technical categories.

Rahul Thakkar will be presented with the Technical Achievement Award for his contribution to cinema through “groundbreaking design”, as announced on the official Oscar Awards website.An actor and producer, Rahul Thakkar is a resident of Illinois, USA and is known for ‘Parvati’s Golden Skin’ (2010),’ The Lake House’ (2006) and ‘The Break-Up’ (2006).

Earlier Famous musician AR Rahman and legendary writer Gulzar won Oscars for their ‘Jai Ho’ song in Slumdog Millionaire. Resul Pookutty, who worked for the same film won the Greatest Sound Mixing award at Oscars.