It goes without saying how prestigious the Oscars are for every member of the film fraternity. Actors from across industries feel privileged to be a part of the mega event that unfolds with The Academy at the helm of it.
Over the years, respected personalities from various backgrounds have been invited to be a part of the Oscars committee. The Academy has now released the list of invitees for Oscars 2022. As many as 397 artists have been invited to be a part of the prestigious committee. The selections are done based on professional achievements and contribution to representation, equity, and establishment, as stated in the announcement made.
From India, Kajol and Suriya have been invited whereas Sushmit Ghosh and Rintu Thomas, who are also Oscar Nominees for Writing With Fire have also been invited. Reema Kagti has both critically and commercially acclaimed projects like Gully Boy, Made In Heaven and Dil Dhadakne Do under her belt, whereas Aditya Sood, who is an Indian-American producer has The Martian and Deadpool to his name.
Other than the coveted Indian list of personalities, International celebs namely Billie Eilish, Anna Taylor-Joy who rose to fame with The Queen’s Gambit, and Troy Kotsur have also been invited.