"I called my manager straight after I walked out of the audition and told him that if I get it, don't send me anything for the next eight months. Don't distract me with any other work or audition," said Dev Patel
Lion, helmed by first-timer Garth Davis and top-lined by Dev Patel, is the amazing true story of Saroo Brierley, an impoverished Madhya Pradesh five-year-old who lost contact with his birth mother after being carried 1600 km away from home by a train on which he fell asleep
Dev Patel is playing Saroo Brierley, an India-born Australian businessman who in 2012 revealed his story of tracking down his biological mother and brother in Calcutta using Google earth in his book A Long Way Home
Carol, also starring Rooney Mara, is a poignant story of a love affair between a young aspiring photographer and an older woman going through a difficult divorce. The theme of the fest this year is 7 Shades of Love
Hollywood stars like Cate Blanchett, Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan set the red carpet on fire at the British Academy Film Awards held in Royal Opera House in London on February 1
Actress Jennifer Lawrence, who holds an Oscar nomination for movie Joy attended the 88th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon in Beverly Hills, California on February 8
Priyanka Chopra attended the 22nd Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles on January 30
Here's a look at the Top 10 best dressed actresses from the Oscars.