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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", adjusts an oil lamp in his shack in Mumbai February 26, 2009.  REUTERS/Arko Datta </p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", adjusts an oil lamp in his shack in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", adjusts an oil lamp in his shack in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' sits outside his house consisting of just a plastic sheet at a slum in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta </p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' sits outside his house consisting of just a plastic sheet at a slum in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' sits outside his house consisting of just a plastic sheet at a slum in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail (C, background), who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", watches his mother packing his bags at his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe </p>

Azharuddin Ismail (C, background), who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", watches his mother packing his bags at his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Azharuddin Ismail (C, background), who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", watches his mother packing his bags at his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" rests in his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009.  REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe </p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" rests in his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" rests in his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' reacts after being reprimanded by his father at his house consisting of just a plastic sheet at a slum in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta </p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' reacts after being reprimanded by his father at his house consisting of just a plastic sheet at a slum in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta more

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' reacts after being reprimanded by his father at his house consisting of just a plastic sheet at a slum in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail (R), who acted as the character of young Salim and Rubina Ali (L), who acted as young Latika in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' wait inside a taxi on their way to get their passports in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Azharuddin Ismail (R), who acted as the character of young Salim and Rubina Ali (L), who acted as young Latika in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' wait inside a taxi on their way to get their passports in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta more

Azharuddin Ismail (R), who acted as the character of young Salim and Rubina Ali (L), who acted as young Latika in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' wait inside a taxi on their way to get their passports in Mumbai February 19, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as young Salim in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", sits with his friends in a classroom before attending their school's cultural day in Mumbai February 28, 2009.  REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe </p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as young Salim in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", sits with his friends in a classroom before attending their school's cultural day in Mumbai February 28, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as young Salim in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", sits with his friends in a classroom before attending their school's cultural day in Mumbai February 28, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail (C), who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" meets his friends before leaving for the international airport in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe </p>

Azharuddin Ismail (C), who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" meets his friends before leaving for the international airport in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Azharuddin Ismail (C), who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" meets his friends before leaving for the international airport in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", plays with jewellery backstage before the start of the Ashima Leena fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi </p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", plays with jewellery backstage before the start of the Ashima Leena fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", plays with jewellery backstage before the start of the Ashima Leena fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", plays with jewellery backstage before the start of the Ashima Leena fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi </p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", plays with jewellery backstage before the start of the Ashima Leena fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", plays with jewellery backstage before the start of the Ashima Leena fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail and Rubina Ali (L), actors in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", display outfits designed by Ashima Leena during a fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi </p>

Azharuddin Ismail and Rubina Ali (L), actors in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", display outfits designed by Ashima Leena during a fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Azharuddin Ismail and Rubina Ali (L), actors in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", display outfits designed by Ashima Leena during a fashion show on the second day of India Fashion Week in New Delhi March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" tries a new shoe at a shop near his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe</p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" tries a new shoe at a shop near his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the character of young Salim in the film "Slumdog Millionaire" tries a new shoe at a shop near his house at a slum area in Mumbai February 20, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Young actors from "Slumdog Millionaire" (front row L-R) Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail, Rubina Ali, Ayush Manesh Khedekar, (back row L-R) Ashotosh Lobo Gajiwala, Tangi Ganesh Lonkar and Tanay Hermant Chheda arrive at the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 22, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson </p>

Young actors from "Slumdog Millionaire" (front row L-R) Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail, Rubina Ali, Ayush Manesh Khedekar, (back row L-R) Ashotosh Lobo Gajiwala, Tangi Ganesh Lonkar and Tanay Hermant Chheda arrive at the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood,...more

Young actors from "Slumdog Millionaire" (front row L-R) Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail, Rubina Ali, Ayush Manesh Khedekar, (back row L-R) Ashotosh Lobo Gajiwala, Tangi Ganesh Lonkar and Tanay Hermant Chheda arrive at the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 22, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Director Danny Boyle (C) celebrates with young actors Azharuddin Ismail (L) and Ayush Mahesh (R) as they are surrounded by other cast and crew members after "Slumdog Millionaire" won the Oscar for best picture during the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 22, 2009. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn </p>

Director Danny Boyle (C) celebrates with young actors Azharuddin Ismail (L) and Ayush Mahesh (R) as they are surrounded by other cast and crew members after "Slumdog Millionaire" won the Oscar for best picture during the 81st Academy Awards in...more

Director Danny Boyle (C) celebrates with young actors Azharuddin Ismail (L) and Ayush Mahesh (R) as they are surrounded by other cast and crew members after "Slumdog Millionaire" won the Oscar for best picture during the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 22, 2009. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

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<p>Neighbours of Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in "Slumdog Millionaire", react as they watch the 81st Academy Awards presentation on television outside their homes in Mumbai February 23, 2009. Rags-to-riches romance "Slumdog Millionaire" swept the Oscars, winning eight awards including the prize for best picture in a Hollywood triumph for a movie that almost failed to get released. REUTERS/Arko Datta </p>

Neighbours of Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in "Slumdog Millionaire", react as they watch the 81st Academy Awards presentation on television outside their homes in Mumbai February 23, 2009. Rags-to-riches romance "Slumdog Millionaire" swept the...more

Neighbours of Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in "Slumdog Millionaire", react as they watch the 81st Academy Awards presentation on television outside their homes in Mumbai February 23, 2009. Rags-to-riches romance "Slumdog Millionaire" swept the Oscars, winning eight awards including the prize for best picture in a Hollywood triumph for a movie that almost failed to get released. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Director Danny Boyle (R) hugs "Slumdog Millionaire" actor Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail at the Governors Ball during the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 22, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson </p>

Director Danny Boyle (R) hugs "Slumdog Millionaire" actor Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail at the Governors Ball during the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 22, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Director Danny Boyle (R) hugs "Slumdog Millionaire" actor Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail at the Governors Ball during the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 22, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", reacts speaking to his father (R), after his return from the U.S. in his shack at a slum in Mumbai February 26, 2009.  REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", reacts speaking to his father (R), after his return from the U.S. in his shack at a slum in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted in the film "Slumdog Millionaire", reacts speaking to his father (R), after his return from the U.S. in his shack at a slum in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>People celebrate with Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' at the international airport in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe </p>

People celebrate with Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' at the international airport in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

People celebrate with Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' at the international airport in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>People celebrate with Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' near his house in slum area in Mumbai February 26, 2009. Ismail came back on Thursday after attending the 81st Academy Awards. REUTERS/Arko Datta </p>

People celebrate with Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' near his house in slum area in Mumbai February 26, 2009. Ismail came back on Thursday after attending the 81st Academy Awards. REUTERS/Arko...more

People celebrate with Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the film 'Slumdog Millionaire,' near his house in slum area in Mumbai February 26, 2009. Ismail came back on Thursday after attending the 81st Academy Awards. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Neighbours and family members surround Azharuddin Ismail, who played young Salim in the Oscar-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire", in his home after his return from the U.S. in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta </p>

Neighbours and family members surround Azharuddin Ismail, who played young Salim in the Oscar-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire", in his home after his return from the U.S. in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Neighbours and family members surround Azharuddin Ismail, who played young Salim in the Oscar-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire", in his home after his return from the U.S. in Mumbai February 26, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as young Salim in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", arrives to attend his school's cultural day in Mumbai February 28, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe </p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as young Salim in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", arrives to attend his school's cultural day in Mumbai February 28, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as young Salim in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", arrives to attend his school's cultural day in Mumbai February 28, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", walks through the debris after his home was demolished by local authorities, at a slum area in Mumbai May 14, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer</p>

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", walks through the debris after his home was demolished by local authorities, at a slum area in Mumbai May 14, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer

Azharuddin Ismail, who acted as the young 'Salim' in the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire", walks through the debris after his home was demolished by local authorities, at a slum area in Mumbai May 14, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer

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