Which films were Bollywood stars rooting for in Oscars 2015?

Feb 23, 2015, 15:20 IST | IANS

It might have been a glum year for Indian cinema at Oscars 2015 with no movie representation from the country, but that didn't stop Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Alia Bhatt and Parineeti Chopra from rooting for their favourite films and lauding the winners.

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Who were Bollywood celebs rooting for in Oscars 2015?

The 87th Academy Awards ceremony was held in Los Angeles Sunday night and Bollywood stars soon took to Twitter to share their excitement.

Photos: Hollywood celebs at Oscars 2015 red carpet

Here's what they tweeted:

Amitabh Bachchan: OSCARS...happy for 'Whiplash' and 'Birdman' truly deserving...especially the three for 'Birdman' director, Alejandro!!

Priyanka Chopra: How talented people are! Even if I knew that about her I'm just blown away!! @ladygaga killed it! Phew!! What a voice.

Alia Bhatt: Beautiful oscar mornings ;) #Oscar2015.

Parineeti Chopra: Shuttling between airports!! Relying on twitter for #Oscars2015 updates!!!!!

Shekhar Kapur: Congratulations #EddieRedmayne #Oscars2015 So proud to have been part of your incredible journey #TheTheoryofEverything.

Kalki Koechlin: “@singh_jp: #FelicityJones looks so much like @kalkikanmani !! #Oscars2015” I love this sentence, like I'm the known one.

Prosenjit Chatterjee: Superb...Birdman wins best picture too in #Oscars2015.

Dia Mirza: #Boyhood all the way. #Linklaterismyhero #Oscar2015 I am so disappointed.

Nimrat Kaur: BIRRRRRRRDDDDDMAAAAAANNNN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Milap Zaveri: #Birdman was a brilliant film. #Boyhood was a masterpiece. Enough said. Time to go make films that win rewards rather than awards!

Sanjay Gupta: Pak Pak Pakaaod. Oscars this year.

Soha Ali Khan: What an incredible year at the #Oscars2015 - three awards so far for my favourite film of the year #Whiplash.

Kunal Kemmu: But have to say that this year has been the toughest in terms of best film and best performances All the films in the category are brilliant.

Rahul Khanna: "Stay weird, stay different!" What a great speech by #TheImitationGame writer Graham Moore. #Oscars #Oscars2015.

Ken Ghosh: Lady Gaga killing it with The Sound of Music #Oscars2015.

Kunal Kohli: #Oscars2015 missing #BillyCrystal #EllenDeGeneres they’ve been the best so far. Sorry #NPH.

Goldie Behl: Shorten morning run done time for the #ocsars.

Sophie Choudry: Rosamund Pike, Dakota Johnson, Margot & @JLo are my #BestDressed at #Oscars2015 #RedCarpet And I just adore #JulieAndrews & #MerylStreep.

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