On Wednesday evening, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released the list of new members of the acting class. Guess who’s in it? None other than Jr NTR. The Academy shared an Instagram post on its official Instagram page with the caption, “Introducing the new class of Academy Member Actors.” In addition to Jr NTR, the list also includes Ke Hai Quan, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Kerry Condon and Rosa Salazar. “In the capable hands of these dedicated and gifted artists, stories transform the imagination into a tangible, soulful existence that captivates audiences around the world.” “Through their subtle expressions, compelling gestures and authentic portrayals, they bridge the gap between fiction and reality, allowing us to see ourselves in the struggles, joys and triumphs of the characters they bring to life,” reads the caption contribution.
An excerpt from the message read: “The Academy is pleased to welcome Ke Hai Quan, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Kerry Condon, N.T. “Welcome.” Rama Rao Jr. and Rosa Salazar for the acting department.
Needless to say, Jr NTR’s fans were excited to see his name on the list. “Excited to see Jr NTR on the list,” wrote one Instagram user. “I’m glad you included Jr NTR and the game is definitely in good hands,” another added. “Our Jr NTR from India is here.” “Amazing Academy,” read a third. “No need for awards… That’s enough what NTR’s acting is all about,” read a fourth. “Jr. NTR goes with all the praise,” another user wrote. “Lots of love from India for welcoming Jr NTR,” read another.