Oscar winning music director and the Mozart of madras says his decision cannot be influenced by any amount of money and his decisions stands irrevocable . He has decided earlier hat he would not be doing music for commercial films and he would only work with those films which can influence society or persons or those films which have relevant social messages . His last work was Ranbir Kapoor’s Rockstar which gained critical acclaim and commercial success , gaining both is almost impossible these days . The soundtrack of the film was universelyacclaimed by both audiences and critics . The film has gifted him again national filmfare award for best music director and other numerous accolades . So the fasn should not be disappointed in his decision as he would be doing only the best works from now on .
South India film actress Shobana and music director A R Rahman today expressed happiness over being chosen for the best actress and best music director awards respectively in the 49th edition of the National Film awards, announced in Delhi today.
When contacted, Shobana, who shared the best actress award with Tabu, said she was â€œimmensely happyâ€ though she did not expect it.
â€œIt is a big achievement by a South Indian actress, as the best actress award is coming to the south after 1994,â€ she said.
Shobana excelled in her role of a lonely mother in â€˜Mitr-My Friendâ€™.
Rahmanâ€™s office quoted him as saying he was â€œhonouredâ€ to receive the award, as he was getting it for the third time. While the first two were for his Tamil films, â€˜Rojaâ€™ and â€˜Minsaara Kanavuâ€™, he was receiving the national award for the third time for a Hindi film, Aamir Khanâ€™s â€˜Lagaanâ€™.
He thanked the jury and others for their support in getting the National award