Lion is based on the non-fiction book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose.
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In this adaptation of the memoir A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley, a five-year-old Indian boy is adopted by an Australian couple after he gets lost in Calcutta. Years later, he struggles with his memories of his birth family, and decides to begin a search for them. Dev Patel stars as the adult Brierley in this drama directed by Garth Davis. Nicole Kidman, David Wenham, and Rooney Mara co-star.
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Dev Patel as Saroo Brierley
Sunny Pawar as Young Saroo
Rooney Mara as Lucy, Saroo’s girlfriend
Nicole Kidman as Sue Brierley, Saroo’s adoptive mother
David Wenham as John Brierley, Saroo’s adoptive father
Abhishek Bharate as Guddu Khan, Saroo’s biological brother
Divian Ladwa as Mantosh Brierley, Saroo’s adoptive brother
Keshav Jadhav as Young Mantosh
Priyanka Bose as Kamla Munshi, Saroo’s biological mother
Deepti Naval as Saroj Sood, founder of the Indian Society for Sponsorship and Adoption (ISSA)
Tannishtha Chatterjee as Noor
Nawazuddin Siddiqui as Rama
Benjamin Rigby as Waiter
Riddhi Sen as Café Man
Kaushik Sen as Police Officer
Rita Boy as Amita, Saroo’s friend at the orphanage.
Pallavi Sharda as Prama, Saroo’s friend.
Sachin Joab as Bharat, Saroo’s friend.
Arka Das as Sami, Saroo’s friend.
Emilie Cocquerel as Annika, Saroo’s friend.
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Directed By: Garth Davis
Written By: Luke Davies
Runtime: 120 minutes
Studio: See-Saw Films