Slumdog Millionaire (torrent) (Hindi: स्लमडॉग मिलियनेयर / Urdu: سلم ڈاگ ملینیئر) is a 2008 British drama film directed by Danny Boyle, co-directed by Loveleen Tandan (who began as the film’s casting director),  and written by Simon Beaufoy. It is based on the novel Q and A by Indian author and diplomat Vikas Swarup.
Slumdog Millionaire opens with a police inspector (Irrfan Khan) in Mumbai, India interrogating Jamal Malik (Dev Patel), a former street child. Jamal is a contestant on the game show, Kaun Banega Crorepati (the Indian version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?), hosted by Prem Kumar (noted Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor). Jamal has made it to the final question, but the police are now accusing him of cheating.