Skip to main content
  • The OSCARS Best Original Song NAAT NAATU - RRR Feat. Ram Charan & N. T. Rama Rao Jr. Dancing in Sync

  • Hollywood Actress & Dancer Lauren Gottlieb leads Kaala Bhairava & Rahul Sipligunj Rocking LIVE The Oscar Stage Presenting The High-voltage NAATU NAATU with 20 Dancers

  • Watch the Oscar-winning blockbuster in the Original language, Telugu, with English subtitles ONLY on ZEE5 Global

NEW YORK, March 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- South Asian entertainment witnessed a new dawn at the 95th Academy Awards as mega-blockbuster RRR, currently streaming on ZEE5 Global across the globe, etched a historic win for Best Original Song for Naatu Naatu. Naatu Naatu, composed by MM Keeravani, didn't just win the Oscar, the largest and most-prestigious awards globally, but also stole the show at the awards ceremony with the high-voltage LIVE performance by singers Rahul Sipligunj and Kaala Bhairava, along with 20 dancers led by actor and dancer Lauren Gottlieb. The performance was introduced by none other than celebrated Indian actor Deepika Padukone and offered global viewers a taste of South Asian entertainment's explosive dance and musical energy with the song's signature 'hook step' leading to a standing ovation.

Popular Indian movie stars like Hrithik Roshan, Neha Dhupia poured in their wishes as they called the win a 'proud moment'. One of RRR's leading stars, Ram Charan, in a statement, called the Oscars win a 'Great Moment for India'.

RRR's iconic win ushers a new era for South Asian entertainment as it adds yet another feather in the cap for the rising global popularity of South Asian content. In 2022 alone, the film, streaming in all 4 South languages on ZEE5 Global, amassed 1000 Million streaming minutes in the first 10 days of the launch, trending #1. It became a humongous hit not only in India but all across the globe.

Archana Anand, Chief Business Officer, ZEE5 Global, said, "RRR's historic win today marks a significant milestone for South Asian entertainment. Being the first-ever Indian production song to win an Oscar Award, this win spotlights South Asia's rich culture and diverse stories and its music's unwavering foot-taping power. At ZEE5 Global, we're incredibly proud  to bring this film and its iconic song to viewers across the globe in the original language, Telugu."

Viewers worldwide can stream the iconic movie exclusively on ZEE5 Global (www.zee5.comin the Original language Telugu, along with Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada, and with English subtitles. RRR's win denotes a significant rise in consumption of South Indian language content in recent months across the globe and especially on ZEE5.

The iconic SS Rajamouli directorial reaches a crescendo of its journey of accolades with the latest Oscar win, following the numerous prestigious recognitions it has garnered across platforms such as the Golden Globes,  Critics Choice, LA Film Critics Awards, Japan Academy Awards among many others.

Watch 'RRR' in its original language, Telugu, on ZEE5 Global with English subtitles.

Users can seamlessly download the ZEE5 app from Google Play Store / iOS App Store on Roku devices, Apple TVs, Android TVs, and Amazon Fire Stick and on Samsung Smart TVs. ZEE5 is also available on www.ZEE5.com.

TOP Pageant News Now

Take Note of Upcoming Pageants List Event Detail, Tickets, People's Choice Vote Online and LIVE Streams->

Ayelen Pérez is CROWNED Miss Grand Asunción 2024
Streaming Now Miss Grand Asunción 2024 @ Reinas de Asunción

Ileana Marquez is crowned Miss Venezuela 2023 for Miss Universe 2024

Sakra Guerrero is CROWNED Miss International Venezuela 2024

TOP 5 Announced Ileana Marquez, Amazonas; Daniela Celis, Mérida; Guerrero Roldán, Sakra; Giorgiana Rosas, Anzoátegui; Cindy Granadillo, Yaracuy
Streaming Now at Venevisionplay.com: 25 Contestants at Miss Venezuela 2023 - 2024, Coronation Show Today on Dec 7th @ Venevisión

Sash Ceremony Streaming Now: The 51ST Miss Intercontinental 2023 Final on Dec 15th at Sharm el-Sheikh 
Online Voting LIVE for Fans To Support Their Favorite Contestant Directly in Top 7 Miss InterContinental 2023

Final Streaming on Dec 16th: The 94TH Miss France 2024 Contestants with All Preliminary Details and Results

Day 5: Streaming LIVE Xin Chao Miss Earth 2023 Welcome Ceremony, Long Gown Competition and Vietnamese Cultural Show on Dec 3rd at the Saigon Opera House
The 23rd MISS EARTH 2023 with 88 New Date Announced Grand Finale & Coronation on Fri, Dec 22nd

2024 Miss Supreme America Pageant on Jan 12th

The 96TH Miss America 2024 - 51 Contestants and The 18TH Miss America's Teen 2024 - 51 Contestants on Jan 14, 2023 in the Walt Disney Theater in Orlando, Florida: 2024 Miss America's Teen Lottery Completes: Check Competition Order of The Candidates

The 71ST Miss World 2023 Mar 2nd, 2024 in India

Recently Concluded Pageants & Crowning of New Queen

Now Happening Miss Teen Universe 2023 Today on Nov 25th at Colombia

Miss Tourism International 2023 World Final Streaming Now Today on Nov 25th at 8.15pm from Sabah International Convention Centre with 45 Contestants

Reinas y Reyes de Venezuela 2023 Final LIVE on Nov 17th: Check Full Results

Sheynnis Palacios is The 72ND Miss Universe 2023 - 2024

  • Anntonia Porsild 1ST Runner-up to The 72ND Miss Universe 2023 - 2024
  • Moraya Wilson 2ND Runner-up to The 72ND Miss Universe 2023 - 2024

Check Full Results Miss Universe 2023 Pageant from El Salvador as Announced

Country-wise LIST of Where To Watch LIVE The 72ND Miss Universe 2023 Grand Finale Broadcast, Airing and Streaming

Aanvi (Manvin) Kher is CROWNED The Miss Globe 2023

Now Streaming of The 20th Anniversary The Miss Globe 2023 World Final LIVE from Sports Palace, Durrës, Albania on Friday, November 17th

Paula Shugart Says " The End of My Tenure" after Touchy Words "El Salvador, you have delivered beyond our greatest expectations"

Today is Fan Vote Last Day, The 72ND Miss Universe 2023 Voting till 11:59pm CT on November 17th

Streaming Now LIVE National Costume Show Today on November 16th @ 8pm from Gimnasio Nacional José Adolfo Pineda, San Salvador

The 72ND Miss Universe 2023 Paid LIVE Streams Reverts to FREE Online Streaming

For ALL - Streaming NOW The Preliminary LIVE for FREE on November 15th @ 8pm in Gimnasio Nacional José Adolfo Pineda, San Salvador

The 3RD Miss Planet International 2024 Grand Finale Nov 19th in Cambodia with 45 Contestants

Streaming Now The Swimsuit Prelim on Nov 15th at Courtyard by Marriott Siem Reap: The 3RD Miss Planet International 2024

Must Read Miss Universe News: Miss Universe 2024

Join Charity Gala Today: Miss Universe 2023 Pageant, The 72nd Edition at El Salvador, Details, Timeline and Results

The 72ND Miss Universe 2023 Pageant on Sat, Nov 18 in El Salvador, Contestants LIST & All National Preliminaries Details

Noelia Voigt now in El Salvador as Miss Universe USA 2023

The 72ND Miss Universe 2023 Online Voting Goes LIVE with 86 Contestants, The First Vote at the App is FREE

President Nayib Bukele Announces El Salvador as Miss Universe 2023 Pageant Venue

The 41ST Miss Teen USA 2023 Sep 28th - UmaSofia Srivastava

The 72ND Miss USA 2023 Sep 29th

Andrea Rubio is CROWNED Miss International 2023: Check Results with - 74 Contestants

Luciana Fuster is CROWNED Miss Grand International 2023