Irrfan Khan, who worked with Mr Kapadia for 2011 film The Warrior, said in a statement: "I am extremely thrilled for Asif. He is an amazing filmmaker and I am happy that we had the opportunity to work together in the past."
"I can't be told what to wear. So, when I told Sophia I was like, it has to be a moment, the outfit. That I definitely want. It's one of the biggest red carpets in the world. It's super long so, I want to be comfortable for sure. And something that lasts the whole evening; you know it's not ripping," said Priyanka
Malala Yousafzai, youngest ever Nobel laureate, said that the entire nation was proud of Sharmeen Obaid and grateful to her for raising voice for women rights. Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy's A Girl In The River: The Price of Forgiveness, based on honour killings, won the Best Short Documentary Oscar
Priyanka Chopra was the second most searched celebrity in India after Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio during the 88th Academy Awards, internet search giant Google said. India although contributing about two per cent of the global searches for the Oscars, also made it to the top 10 markets for Oscar searches