The British Academy unveiled its long list for the 2021 BAFTA Awards and Priyanka Chopra Jonas-starrer The White Tiger found mention in seven categories.
The English-language drama, directed by Ramin Bahrani, premiered on Netflix on January 22. The movie is among the 15 feature films vying for a spot in the final five for the Best Picture honour.
The film’s lead star, Adarsh Gourav, also made it to best actor long list while Priyanka is in fray for Best Supporting Actress nod.
The movie has also made it to the long list for Best Cinematography and Best Editing.
Also featuring Rajkummar Rao, The White Tiger chronicled the extraordinary journey of a driver named, Balram, and his rags to riches story.