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

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.

Boyle starts trust fund for Indian children

Danny Boyle is trying his best to help slum children in Mumbai to overcome poverty by setting up a trust fund.


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

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

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

Touching Indifference

Tumbad, the latest from the makers of Ship of Theseus, is a horror fantasy set in the ’20s Pune.

Feminism is misunderstood: Freida Pinto

"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

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'

'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

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

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'.