Jacqueline Fernandez Overlooked! She Is Star Of Oscar-Nominated Track ‘Applause’
MUMBAI, (IANS) – While it was ‘Naatu Naatu’ that made a lot of noise with its Oscars nomination, another song ‘Applause’ from the film ‘Tell it Like a Woman’ is also competing in the Best Original Song category.
Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez stars in the film, and she has shared her happiness with the track earning the nomination.
The song titled ‘Applause’ has been penned by singer Diane Warren, a recipient of 13 Oscar nominations, and spreads the message of strength and empowerment.
Excited with the Oscar nomination, Jacqueline said, “I am so proud of the entire team of ‘Tell It Like a Woman’ and especially Dianne and Sofia who created such magical music with ‘Applause’. The whole experience of making this film was just as magical for me.”
She further mentioned, “Being associated with this Oscar nomination is just so special, I cannot express it because it is very overwhelming, and I wish the best to the whole team for the Academy Awards!”
‘Tell it Like a Woman’ is an anthology of films made by eight female directors from around the world. Margherita Buy, Eva Longoria, Cara Delevingne, Anne Watanabe, Jennifer Hudson, Marcia Gay Harden, and Jacqueline Fernandez are just a few of the ensemble cast members in the film.