The wait for Oscars will end today.This is the first time one billion Indians waiting for the Oscar announcements.
The academy awards will be announced today.Two Indians got nominations.Three for A R Rahman and one for Resul Pookkutty.

Read: Resul Pookutty (Pookuty): Malayali at the Oscars
Read:AR Rahman,Resul Pookutty win BAFTA Award

The Danny Boyle film 'Slumdog millionnaire' which has won 10 Oscar nominations.
Slumdog Millionaire, is based on India's diplomat-author Vikas Swarup's novel Q&A. has already bag numerous awards including the prestigious Golden Globe awards and BAFTA Awards.It has got 10 oscar nominations including A R Rahman ,Resul Pookkutty and Best director for Danny Boyle.Resul Pookkutty is the first ever Malayali nominated for the Annual Academy Awards (Oscar awards).Pookutty has been nominated along with Ian Tapp and Richard Pryke for sound mixing in Slumdog Millionaire.Only two Indian have won the prestigious Oscar awards till date, Bhanu Athaiya (for costume design in Gandhi) and Satyajit Ray, who was given an honorary Oscar for his contribution to films.
A R Rahman,was nominated for Best Original Score and his numbers Jai ho and O saya were shortlisted for the Best Original Song.

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