‘Slumdog Millionaire’ won Oscar nominations for Best movie, director, adapted screenplay, cinematography, direction, film editing, music score, two for music (song) – ‘Jai Ho’ and ‘O Saaya’, Best picture, sound editing, and sound mixing.
“I love this film. The nominations have given me a great feeling. My inspiration to compose the music was the movie itself, its thought and the message in the film,” Rahman told a TV channel after the nominations were disclosed by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles, US.
“Everyone has worked very hard for the film and I am actually feeling on top of the world right now. I want to thank everyone for their wishes,” he added during a chat with Times Now TV news channel.
Must say A.R Rahman is now Bollywood’s official ambassador for the world!