The most coveted golden lady knight (Thanks to Reema for pointing it out) is being given out now!! Yes, I am watching 81st Annual Academy Awards live right now!!

And boy! Indians are on a roll!! πŸ™‚


It started with the live coverage of the Red Carpet on E!. It was a splendid delight watching the kids from the movie Slumdog Millionaire adorn the red carpet in their little tuxedos! πŸ™‚ Oh! they all looked like little angels!! πŸ™‚ Anil Kapoor, Irfan Khan, Dev Patel and Freida Pinto looked at ease! I liked Irfan Khan’s calm and composed conduct, while Anil totally went over the top! πŸ˜‰ πŸ˜›

Now, here is a list of the wins so far πŸ™‚

Best Documentary Short Film: Smile Pinki

This movie is about Pinki, a girl in rural India whose cleft lip has made her a social outcast, has a chance for a new life when she meets a dedicated social worker.

Our very own Slumdog Millionaire was nominated ten times and has already won 4 5 6 7 oscars so far

Music (Score)

Sound (Mixing)


Writing (Adapted Screenplay)

Update 1: Best Song (Jai Ho won the award)

Update 3: Best Director (Danny Boyle)

Update 4: Best film πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

It includes two Indians (AR Rahman, The one for sound mixing) πŸ™‚

AR Rahman has won 2 oscars already πŸ˜€ And Gulzar for lyrics!! πŸ˜€

Update 2: The Indian troupe led by AR Rahman performed on the songs “Jai Ho” and “O Saya”. It was grandeur at its best! πŸ™‚

I will be updating this blog as we go forward! πŸ™‚