Shah Rukh Khan could not make it to members’ list by the Hollywood Academy. On the other hand, Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Salman Khan, Irrfan Khan, Deepika Padukone have been invited to join the Academy and vote in the Oscars.
So, it was but obvious that SRK fans would create a huge ruckus out of it on social media. They have been questioning the decision of the Oscar committee related to the nominations. Finally after receiving a lot of backlash, the Academy released a statement.
Here’s what the statement:
The basic requirement is that a candidate must have demonstrated exceptional achievement in the field of theatrical motion pictures.