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Flashback Friday: When Shah Rukh Khan refused to do Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire

February 15, 2019 6:42 pm

Director Danny Boyle had initially offered the role of quiz master Prem Kumar to Shah Rukh Khan, played by Anil Kapoor later. Here is the entire story.

Years later, Slumdog child stars Rubina and Azhar still have a lifeline

January 05, 2016 11:15 am

When two children were picked from a Mumbai slum to star in Slumdog Millionaire, the big question was how they would cope with the grubbiness of reality once out of the spotlight. The answer is heartening.

'Slumdog Millionaire' author Vikas Swarup appointed Foreign Ministry spokesperson

March 27, 2015 10:53 am

A 1986 IFS-batch officer, Swarup will succeed Syed Akbaruddin.

Feminism is misunderstood: Freida Pinto

December 02, 2014 4:53 pm

"Feminism is the need of the hour as gender bias is a sad reality today," says Freida Pinto.

Freida Pinto would love to work with a female Indian director

November 30, 2014 4:52 pm

Freida Pinto always wanted to be a global citizen and after making a place for herself in Hollywood, the Indian actress is keen to star in a Bollywood movie.

Slumdog Millionaire star Dev Patel to work with Nicole Kidman in 'Lion'

October 31, 2014 1:59 pm

'Slumdog Millionaire' star Dev Patel and Nicole Kidman are set to star in 'Lion', a new drama produced by The Weinstein Co.

Dev Patel falls into River Cam while filming with Jeremy Irons

August 20, 2014 11:06 am

Dev Patel was fished out of the River Cam in Cambridge by actor Jeremy Irons after he lost his balance.

'Slumdog Millionaire' actor Madhur Mittal eyes Bollywood

May 09, 2014 10:03 am

The actor worked in Shah Rukh Khan's 'One 2 Ka 4' and Salman's 'Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye' as a child artiste before finding fame in the Danny Boyle's 'Slumdog Millionaire'.

Life changed after 'Slumdog Millionaire', says Madhur Mittal

May 06, 2014 10:41 am

Madhur Mittal has worked with Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan as a child artiste.

Inscrutable Indians

March 17, 2014 12:31 am

A first-of-its-kind exhibition compels the multicreedal American viewers at Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC, to look beyond stereotypes of an Indian