Dev Patel

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BAFTA Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Role Saroo Brierley
Director Garth Davis
Production Company See-Saw Films, Sunstar Entertainment, The Weinstein Company

Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train travelling away from his home and family in India. Years later, as an adult adopted into a loving Australian family, he uses new technology Google Earth to trace where he came from and find his family.

Dev Patel has received nominations for Best Supporting Actor at the 2017 Academy Awards, Golden Globes and BAFTAs for his role.


Dev Patel excels in incredible postmodern odyssey

Peter Bradshaw

Dev Patel {...} is excellent as the older Saroo

Pete Hammond

A tremendously moving performance from Dev Patel is the resilient soul of Lion

David Rooney
Hollywood Reporter

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