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  • | January 14th, 2013

    Is Life of Pi’s Tamil lullaby plagiarised?

    Is Life of Pi’s Tamil lullaby plagiarised?

    The lyricist of the song Bombay Jayashri might have bagged an Oscar nomination for penning the song, but she finds herself in trouble as Malayalam poet Iryimman Thampi’s relatives claim that the song is a rip-off of Thampi’s 18th century creation
    Lyricist Bombay Jayashri has bagged an Oscar nomination for the composition of the Tamil lullaby that features in Ang Lee’s much acclaimed film Life Of Pi. Click here to read more

  • | January 14th, 2013

    Golden Globe Awards 2013: Life of Pi wins Best Original Score amidst plagiarism row

    Golden Globe Awards 2013: Life of Pi wins Best Original Score amidst plagiarism row

    Music director Mycheal Danna took home the award, even as Oscar-nominated singer Bombay Jayashri was accused of copying the song Pi’s lullaby from a Malayalam classic
    Composer Mychael Danna won the Best Original Score for a motion picture award for Life of Pi at the 70th edition of the prestigious annual Golden Globe Awards held in Los Angeles on January 13. Click here to read more