Kapoor takes game to U.S. with '24' role
EmptyIn his first gig on American TV, "Slumdog Millionaire" co-star Anil Kapoor has joined Fox's drama "24" as a regular on the show's upcoming eighth season.
On "24," from 20th TV and Imagine, he will play a Middle Eastern leader who comes to the U.S. on a peacemaking mission.
A Bollywood icon who has appeared in more than 100 films in his native India, Kapoor received worldwide recognition for playing scheming game-show host Prem Kumar in the Oscar-winning "Slumdog."
The actor recently signed with ICM. (partialdiff)