Anil Ambani, chairman of Reliance Group, attended the glittering 84th Academy Awards ceremony held on February 27, 2012 at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles along with his partners at Dream Works Studios, Steven Spielberg and Stacey Snider.
|STEVEN SPIELBERG, STACEY SNIDER and ANIL AMBANI|
Three movies from DreamWorks Studios – THE HELP, WAR HORSE and REAL STEEL – were nominated across 11 categories for this year’s Oscars; making it the first time for an Indian owned Movie Company to be represented at the Oscar.
Reliance DreamWorks takes great pride in Octavia Spencer’s achievement in winning the Best Supporting Actress category award for her performance in THE HELP.
THE HELP directed by debutant director Tate Taylor was nominated across four categories including Best Picture (Brunson Green, Chris Columbus and Michael Barnathan- Producers), Actress in Leading Role (Viola Davis), Actress in Supporting Role (Octavia Spencer and Jessica Chastain). THE HELP released in the US on 12th August, 2011 and in India on 25th November, 2012.