Rajamouli nominated for Indian of the year Added on Jun 06, 2016 S S Rajamouli’s rise to fame is still continuing. The director has become a nationwide phenomenon. He took Baahubali to the prestigious Cannes Film Festival. He even won the National Award for the film. The coveted Padma award also came his way.Now the director is getting ready to don another feather on his cap. S S Rajamouli has been nominated for the Indian of the Year Awards for movies that is hosted by CNN News 18 group every year.Other contenders for this award include Sanjay Leela Bansali, Ranveer Singh and Priyanka Chopra. The winner of this award will be announced in Delhi later this year.