We all know how much Bollywood has always been an important and integral part of the global film industry. Well, just recently… actors and actresses of B-Town are now receiving invitations to become members of the prestigious Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences!

According to latest media reports, top Bollywood actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Salman Khan and a few others have been warmly invited to be members of the Oscars organization.

Other than the aforementioned A-Listers, Irrfan Khan, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra have also been welcomed to be a part of the esteemed organization.

Last year the invitation was given out to only 683 members as compared to this time’s record of 774 members to join the Oscar’s organization, bringing the total number of members to 8,500.

Hollywood celebrities who made it to the list this year include Gal Gadot, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Dwayne Johnson, Chris Pratt, Anna Faris, Margot Robbie, Channing Tatum, Kristen Stewart, Shailene Woodley, Ruth Negga, Rupert Grint and others.