Midnight's Children

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  • NR
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 2012
  • Running time: 148 min
Midnight's Children is the riveting personal story of Saleem, and his changeling twin Shiva, who are both born right at midnight on August 15, 1947, just as India gained its independence from the British Raj. We learn about other children born close... read more

Midnight's Children is the riveting personal story of Saleem, and his changeling twin Shiva, who are both born right at midnight on August 15, 1947, just as India gained its independence from the British Raj. We learn about other children born close to Independence Midnight who, like Saleem, possess special powers and can communicate with each other telepathically.

Original Release

10/26/2012

US Release

04/25/2013

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Cast

Satya Bhabha Adult Saleem / Saleem Sinai
Shriya Saran Adult Parvati / Parvati
Shahana Goswami Mumtaz / Amina
Shabana Azmi Naseem
Rajat Kapoor Aadam Aziz
Siddharth Adult Shiva / Shiva
Charles Dance William Methwold
Anupam Kher Ghani
Salman Rushdie Narrator (voice) / Narrator
Rahul Bose Zulfikar
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Deepa Mehta

Writers

Salman Rushdie, Deepa Mehta

Cast

Satya Bhabha Adult Saleem / Saleem Sinai
Shriya Saran Adult Parvati / Parvati
Shahana Goswami Mumtaz / Amina
Shabana Azmi Naseem
Rajat Kapoor Aadam Aziz
Siddharth Adult Shiva / Shiva
Charles Dance William Methwold
Anupam Kher Ghani
Salman Rushdie Narrator (voice) / Narrator
Rahul Bose Zulfikar
Soha Ali Khan Adult Jamila
Sarita Choudhury Prime Minister
Kulbhushan Kharbanda Picture Singh
Darsheel Safary Young Saleem
Seema Biswas Mary Pereira
Ronit Roy Ahmed Sinai
Samrat Chakrabarti Wee Willie Winkie / Wee Willie Winkle
Dhritiman Chatterjee Mian Abdullah
Zaib Shaikh Nadir Khan
Anita Majumdar Emerald

Producers

Jason Garrett Executive Producer
David Hamilton Executive Producer
Doug Mankoff Executive Producer
Deepa Mehta Executive Producer
Dilip Mehta Executive Producer
David Rogers Executive Producer
Salman Rushdie Executive Producer
Steven Silver Executive Producer
Andrew Spaulding Executive Producer
Neil Tabatznik Executive Producer
Steven Silver Producer
Alok Kapur Producer
Elizabeth Karlsen Producer
Stephen Traynor Producer
Robert Wertheimer Producer
Stephen Woolley Producer
David Hamilton Producer

Editors

Colin Monie

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