You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> CINEMA & ENTERTAINMENT

‘Fame and glamour haven’t really changed me’

DNMUM381020 | 1/11/2017 | Author : Gaurang Chauhan | WC :601

Lion actor Dev Patel talks about being the first actor of Indian origin to be nominated at the Golden Globes and Screen Actor Guild Awards

Dev Patel who rose to success and fame with multiple-Oscar winner Slumdog Millionaire is back on the awards circuit with his moving and heartwarming performance in Garth Davis’s Lion. He became the first actor of Indian origin to be nominated for the Golden Globes and Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG).
In a telephonic interview with After Hrs, he shared his thoughts on Lion, breaking stereotypes and his views on Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone’s foray into Hollywood. Excerpts...

How did it feel to be the first actor of Indian origin to get nominated for the Golden Globes and SAGs?
I am grateful. To be a 26-year-old British Indian guy and share the category with screen legends, is a very humbling feeling. As far as the Osc
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on CINEMA & ENTERTAINMENT

20 Saal Baad...
DNMUM385360 | 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : After Hrs Correspondent | WC :445

In a matter of 20 years, life has come back ‘full circle’ for Govinda, who has gone from being Hero No 1 to (Chal) Aa Gaya Hero. A rethink about his career needs to happen... soon!
“With many doors shut on him, Govinda thought of taking one last s
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

‘Nobody needs to help me financially’
DNMUM385361 | 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Nayandeep Rakshit | WC :2236

I walk into Anushka Sharma’s office and she Snapchats the moment and captions it: “He’s promised to finish the interview in three minutes.” She laughs at my shocked reaction. But then, we end up chatting for close to an hour. Eventually, her pet cats
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Playing it Saif
DNMUM385362 | 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Joginder Tuteja | WC :303

Saif Ali Khan invested close to a year-and-a-half on Rangoon. Now that the film has released and is largely off the screens, Saif has moved on. He is looking forward to his next three films already, two of which are set to arrive in a matter of few m
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

‘I dislike the concept of exercising in AC!’
DNMUM385363 | 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Nayandeep Rakshit | WC :271

It wouldn’t be wrong to call Rahul Khanna one of the fittest bachelors in town. At 44, he looks half his age, regularly works out, and is always impeccably turned out and is flawlessly groomed. Here he talks about fitness and why women should be equa
Add To LightboxCalculate Price