AP News Reports On Slumdog Child

Slumdog Kid's Shanti Demolished

Mumbai Kids' Charity gets Money from 'Slumdog' Movie Heads

The Huffington Post reported that $747,000 were donated to a children's organization helping Mumbai street children. Though it seems this money may help more than just the child actors, it is still unclear how much more the young stars are getting as a result of the trust funds set up to help with their education.

“Slumdog's” Rubina finally sees the money!

The British paper The Daily Mail, reported that child actress, Rubina Ali, filmed a soft drink commercial with Nicole Kidman, and got paid more than the entire fee she earned for the Oscar-Winning film 'Slumdog Millionaire”. Other comments in the article alluded to the mysterious trust fund, and poor follow-up of Hollywood execs. on behalf of the […]

'Slumdog's' Millions – should kid actors get more money?

I found some interesting information about the two “Slumdog Millionaire” child actors regarding the payment they received for their acting roles in the Oscar-winning movie, and the much-discussed trust funds established for them. The following is an excerpt from an article titled “Slumdog Robber Barons” at diversityinc: “”We took a look at published reports, and here's what we found: According to reports […]

'Slumdog' kids slumming it after Oscar success

Director Danny Boyle and producer Christian Colson took home eight Oscars plus millions in box office revenues for “Slumdog Millionaire”, the movie depicting life in the slums of India. Azharuddim Ismail and Rudina Ali, 10 and 9 years old, received school tution and reportedly got paid 1,700 and 500 pounds respectively,  — a veritable pittance compared […]