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'Slumdog Millionaire' Turns 10 Years Old — See What the Stars Look Like Now

By Amber Garrett

It's been 10 years since Slumdog Millionaire opened on Christmas Day and became the surprise hit of the season. The Danny Boyle film follows Jamal, a poor orphan from Mumbai, whose entire life story culminates in an appearance on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? that defies the belief of some classist detectives. In addition to nabbing a ton of awards, the movie's amazing cast — which includes Dev Patel, Freida Pinto, and Anil Kapoor — stole our hearts. 

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Since the plot follows Jamal from childhood to adulthood, the cast also included some very talented young actors who have changed a lot in the last decade. Read on to see how much the cast has changed and what they've been up to. 

1. Dev Patel – Older Jamal

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Since this breakout role, Dev has gone on to star in Wed Anderson's The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, and the HBO drama The Newsroom.

In 2017, he was nominated for an Oscar his role in Lion. He recently wrapped production of a film called The Personal History of David Copperfield and is slated to star in a series called, Modern Love, based on the popular NY Times feature column.

He also dated co-star Freida Pinto for six years until their breakup in 2014. He is currently dating his Hotel Mumbai co-star Tilda Cobham-Hervey.