'Slumdog Millionaire' jumps into North American Top 10

Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) British director Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire", based on a book by Indian diplomat Vikas Swarup, has jumped into the North American Top 10 and also taken home more awards as well as several nominations for British Indian actor Dev Patel.

Patel gets a nomination for Outstanding Performance by a male actor in a supporting role from the Screen Actors Guild Awards along with nominations for Outstanding Performance by a cast in a motion picture.

Shot in Mumbai, the film that also stars Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor tells the heart warming story of an 18-year-old orphan from the sl