Publish Date: 16 Jan, 2023
SS Rajamouli's magnum opus RRR starring megastar Ramcharan Teja and Jr. Ntr is unstoppable. After winning the prestigious Golden Globe for the song "Naatu Naatu," the period drama has once more become a huge hit overseas. The epic historical drama has now won a critics choice award at the 28th annual Critics Choice Awards (CCA) for the best foreign language film. The Tollywood blockbuster won awards in the categories of Best International Film and Best Song.
RRR wins the best foreign language film award
Taking to the twitter Critics choice award official handle posted “Congratulations to the cast and crew of @RRRMovie - winners of the #criticschoice Award for Best Foreign Language Film. #CriticsChoiceAwards".
RRR was the event's first unexpected winner, taking home the prize for best foreign picture. RRR award winning song"Naatu Naatu," which earlier recieved the award for best original song also won the award at the Critics Choice Awards. The LA Critics Circle recently presented Keeravani with the Best Score prize for RRR.
RRR's central narrative is around the two fictional Indian freedom heroes Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem. The film has been set in the 1920s, when Britain was still a colonial power in India, since its March 24, 2022, debut, RRR surpassed the previous record for the most opening-day take by an Indian movie, earning 240 crores worldwide on its first day. RRR is produced by DVV Danayya and directed by SS Rajamouli, the man behind the Bahubali franchise. Music by MM Keeravani provides the film's soundtrack.