slumdog millionaire

Freida Pinto bags TV adaptation of 'The Henna Artist'

Actress Freida Pinto of 'Slumdog Millionaire' fame will star in and produce the TV series on 'The Henna Artist'.

Aug 16, 2020, 17:19 PM IST

After AR Rahman, Resul Pookutty says nobody gave him work in Bollywood after Oscar win

Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman recently spoke about a "gang" that was preventing him from getting work in Bollywood.

Jul 27, 2020, 17:09 PM IST

Anil Kapoor meets 'Slumdog Millionaire' director Danny Boyle

The multi-Academy award-winning film brought Kapoor critical acclaim from across the world for his flamboyant and nuanced portrayal of game show host Prem Kumar.

May 25, 2019, 23:48 PM IST

Conversations with Danny Boyle always insightful: Anil

Indian actor Anil Kapoor met British filmmaker Danny Boyle in London where they spoke about "family, friends and the future".

May 25, 2019, 12:30 PM IST

I aspire to do better: Anil Kapoor

Actor Anil Kapoor, a part of the Hindi film industry for almost four decades, says his mission is to explore more of what he can do and how to improve it.

Mar 03, 2019, 18:56 PM IST

Don't want complacency to curtail growth: AR Rahman

The music director has finished shooting for his production "99 Songs". 

Feb 06, 2019, 22:21 PM IST

AR Rahman was 'starving' to look thin a day before his Oscar win

The Danny Boyle-directed drama swept the 81st Academy Award with 8 trophies out of 10 nominations. 

Feb 05, 2019, 19:16 PM IST

Got scolding from wife night before Oscars: Anil Kapoor on 10 years of 'Slumdog Millionaire' win

Anil played the role of a slimy game show host in the movie.

Feb 04, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

We can't forget Roshan Seth, Saeed Jaffrey: Actress Freida Pinto

Freida said easy accessibility enhances prospects of a wider reach for a film.

Jan 24, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Anil Kapoor gets nostalgic as Slumdog Millionaire turns 10

The actor recalled the film with a 10 Year Challenge.

Jan 23, 2019, 23:13 PM IST

Honoured to be part of 'Slumdog Millionaire': Anil Kapoor

As the Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire" on Wednesday completed a decade since its release in 2009, actor Anil Kapoor said he feels honoured to be its part.

Jan 23, 2019, 11:31 AM IST

Dev Patel to make directorial debut

Set in modern-day India, the movie will also be layered in mythology.


Oct 31, 2018, 10:01 AM IST

Irrfan Khan honoured at London Indian Film Festival

Indian actor Irrfan Khan, known for films like "The Namesake", "Life of Pi", and "Slumdog Millionaire', was announced as the winner of a special Icon Award at Bagri London Indian Film Festival (LIFF).

Jun 30, 2018, 19:57 PM IST

I was shortlisted for ‘Slumdog Millionaire': Nushrat Bharucha

Nushrat Bharucha of "Pyaar Ka Punchnama" fame says that she was one of the shortlisted actresses for the Oscar-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire". She says her on-screen image is stuck under the limited vision of filmmakers.

Feb 27, 2018, 15:29 PM IST

AR Rahman feels music enters the heart 'without any disclaimer'

Music maestro AR Rahman feels that music has the quality of entering the heart without any disclaimer, and that is why he feels blessed to be a musician.

Oct 01, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

Dev Patel to be honoured with Asia Society Game Changers Award

Indian-origin actor Dev Patel is among nine individuals to be honoured by a leading educational organisation for making a "transformative and positive" difference for the future of Asia and the world.

Aug 08, 2017, 12:51 PM IST

Freida Pinto proud of Dev Patel

India-born US-based actress Freida Pinto says she is "proud" of all the recognition her "Slumdog Millionaire" co-star and former boyfriend Dev Patel received for his critically-acclaimed drama "Lion".

Apr 29, 2017, 17:02 PM IST

Dev Patel's 'Lion' to release in Australia

The film has Rooney Mara playing his girlfriend, Nicole Kidman and David Wenham as his adoptive parents and Sunny Pawar in a role as the young Saroo in India.

Aug 26, 2016, 13:24 PM IST

Don't feel like resting on words like celebrity, superstar: Freida Pinto

 The US-based Indian actor Freida Pinto, who found fame with the Oscar winning “Slumdog Millionaire” and is set to receive International icon award at the ongoing 17th edition of International Indian Film Academy (IIFA), says that she is privileged when people consider her as “icon” but she that she doesn’t believe in giving importance to terns like “celebrity” and “superstar” as for her nothing is permanent.

Jun 25, 2016, 09:35 AM IST

AR Rahman conferred with Japan's Fukuoka prize 2016

Last year, noted Indian Historian Ramchandra Guha was conferred with Fukuoka Prize in academic category.

May 30, 2016, 20:19 PM IST