BP091 Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky
Episode 91: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Released 14 July 2021
For this episode, we watched Slumdog Millionaire, written by Simon Beaufoy, from the book Q & A by Vikas Swarup. It was directed by Danny Boyle and starred Dev Patel, Freida Pinto, Anil Kapur and Irrfan Khan. It won a tremendous eight Oscars including for Danny Boyle as director and for the screenplay, but none of its cast was even nominated.
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