ETimes reached out to the best of Bollywood to document their reactions to this historic victory. The first, Saif Ali Khan, responded, saying, “Congratulations to the team! It’s great that we are involved in an international awards ceremony.” Earlier in the day on social media, MM Keeravani made an apt point that this win was not only a feat for Telugu Cinema, but for all of India. Sami said: This is a great achievement for Telugu Cinema and a great source of pride for Indian Cinema and India. We wish the whole team to win all the awards around the world, especially the Oscar!”
ETimes also spoke with R Madhavan. Mr. R Madhavan’s Rocketry: The Nambi Effect is vying for international acclaim. Madhavan said: Well really deserved. It’s a number that makes you dance involuntarily (laughs).
Urmila Matondkar expressed her excitement, stating: Very natural. MM Keeravani also gave a humble and wonderful speech at the Golden Her Globe Awards ceremony. Such a huge amount of work, and this glory rounds it all out. Way to go! ! ! “
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta said: Congratulations to Keeravani and his RRR team. He is an underrated composer unlike many famous composers of his time. Such a great melody over the years. Oscar now! “