Dev Patel meets Bill Clinton..

By HT

Mumbai, Dec. 23 -- Dev Patel is awaiting the release of his upcoming project, Lion, which co-stars Nicole Kidman.

Recently, the actor was present at a special screening of the film, which was also attended by American politician and the former President of the United States of America, Bill Clinton.

"Bill Clinton made a rare appearance at the film screening in New York, USA. The entire cast of the film was present there. Apparently, he met Dev and was seen interacting with him. Clinton appreciated Dev's performance and also had good things to say about the debutant child actor Sunny Pawar," says a source. Dev couldn't be reached for a comment.