MUMBAI: Oscar-winning music director AR Rahman has been announced as the ambassador of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Breakthrough Initiative.
Supported by Netflix, this initiative aims to identify and support five talents working in film, TV, and games in India.
Music maestro Rahman said that this is an opportunity for promising artists to get support from the world-renowned organisation.
The artists will be mentored by BAFTA nominees and winners apart from getting the opportunity to connect with other creatives around the world.
BAFTA Breakthrough India is meant to facilitate the development of relationships between British talent and India's homegrown creatives.