Zoya Akhtar on 'Gully Boy' is India's official entry to the Oscars 2020: it's crazy to receive that news

Zoya Akhtar's 'Gully Boy' has become India's official entry to the Oscar 2020, which is all the proof of the mud it possesses.

After taking the film to prestigious film festivals such as Sundance, Berlin and recently launching it in Tokyo, the director demonstrates its worth.

When asked, Zoya about 'Gully Boy' as the official entry for the 2020 Academy Awards, the filmmaker said: This has been a great year and I am so overwhelmed with the response our work is getting. I am delighted and very grateful that Gully Boy has been chosen as the official entry of India for the Oscar . It's crazy to receive that news days after Lust Stories received an Emmy nomination.

The prestigious Academy Awards that receive the best of cinema from around the world will witness some stellar performances by Ranveer singh , Alia Bhatt , Siddhant Chaturvedi and Vijay Raaz among others.

Produced by Ritesh Sidhwani & Farhan Akhtar 'Excel Entertainment', 'Gully Boy' is directed by Zoya Akhtar . The film released in February & has been enjoying a victorious run at the box office.