Jr NTR has entered the list of possible contenders for The Oscars 2023. He has found a place on the coveted The Variety Magazine’s list of possible candidates for The Oscars 2023. The leading media outlet named NTR in the Unranked Possible Contenders.
Jr NTR attained global fame after RRR’s OTT debut on Netflix. NTR has been added to the list obviously for his performance in RRR. RRR followed the fictional tale of two Indian freedom fighters from the early 20th century – Alluri Sitarama, played by Ram Charan, and Komaram Bheem by Jr NTR.
Edgar Wright praises Ram Charan-Jr NTR starrer RRR
@RRRMovie on the big screen at the @BFI with a great crowd. What an absolute blast. So entertaining. The only film I have ever seen where the intermission card itself got a round of applause.Edgar Wright’s Tweet
“RRR” has raised over Rs 1,200 crore at the global box office. “RRR” was also dubbed in Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada, available for streaming on ZEE5.
Google honors SS Rajamouli’s film with special animation
Search engine Google found a unique way of honoring Rajamouli and his film. When a user searches “RRR” on Google, a motion emoji of a horse and a motorcycle is displayed at the top of the page followed by the search results. It is an homage to the film’s iconic scene where Ram Charan is mounted on a horse while Jr NTR rides a bike.
NTR fans took social media to express their happiness. The tags #JrNTR and #ManOfMassesNTR kept trending across Twitter and other social media platforms. RRR kept trending for weeks after the film was available on the top digital platform Netflix. The film took the Indian box office by storm and is one of the biggest hits of the year. The country’s top director SS Rajamouli directed RRR.