Dev Patel to be honoured with Asia Society Game Changers Award

Indian-origin actor Dev Patel is to be honoured by a leading educational organisation for making a “transformative and positive” difference for the future of Asia and the world. Patel was born in London who became popular with his debut film “Slumdog Millionaire”. He will be felicitated with the Asia Society 2017 Asia Game Changers Award at a ceremony to be held at the United Nations, New York, in November. He was recently seen in Garth Davis “Lion”, which earned him an Academy Award nomination for the best actor in a supporting role.