Sunny Pawar a 8 year old star of ‘Lion’ talks about his journey to Hollywood



Sunny plays a role of five year old Saroo in the film with co-stars like Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel.

Sunny was just 6 years old when he was casted for the movie. Sunny was just another kid from the slum in Kalina, Mumbai in India who lived in a one-room house crowded house with his parents.

Sunny was in Air India Modern School  when he was spotted alongside other kids by the casting crew and auditioned for few days and was finally short-listed for the movie. This is how the incredible journey of Sunny started and also become a perfect example of rag to riches.

In an interview with Natalie Morales and Kit Hoover he looks so adorable and the way he replies to all the questions makes everyone go ‘aww’.

Lion has so far been nominated for 6 Oscars this year.

If you haven’t watched the ‘Lion’ yet, you should be watching it soon.

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Source: Hollywood Access