BAFTA Announces AR Rahman As Ambassador For 'Breakthrough Initiative'
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts’ (BAFTA) on November 30 announced AR Rahman as ambassador for its 'Breakthrough Initiative'. The initiative will enable the academy to identify and nurture up to five talents working in film, games, or television in India. Applications are now open for BAFTA Breakthrough India, which is supported by Netflix. Rahman said he is thrilled to be a part of the talent hunt.