Gully boy has been nominated for 92nd Oscar Awards


  • The movie Gully Boy has been selected as India's official entry to the 92nd Oscar Awards. 
  • The ceremony has been scheduled to take place on 9 February 2020.
  • The Zoya Akhtar directorial has drawn inspiration from the lives of Mumbai street rappers Vivian Fernandes aka Divine and Naved Shaikh aka Naezy. 
  • The story revolves around the underground rap movement in India.
  • Gully Boy was starred by Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt along with Kalki Koechlin, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Vijay Raaz in pivotal roles.
  • The film received a number of awards including the NETPAC Award for Best Asian Film at the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival, South Korea and Best Film at the Indian Festival of Melbourne in August 2019.
92nd Academy Awards:
  • 92nd Academy Awards will be presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). 
  • The award honors the best films of the year 2019. 
  • The award ceremony will take place at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California on February 9, 2020.