It is the hour of the truth in the study where there is recorded the program of leading TV in India "theone who does want to be a millionaire?" Before a silent public, and of foot under the blinding areas, the boy of the low funds of Bombay 18-year-old Jamal Malik, it faces the final question … and thepossibility of gaining nothing less than 20 millions of rupias.
The presenter, Prem Kumar, feels little sharm for the ragged competitor. After coming to the highest thing from a few humble streetorigins, to Prem there does not make any grace share the reputation of bulging millionaire of anything and rejects the idea of that the boy could know each and every of the answers.
When it is endedthe time of the program and they cut to continue the following day, Prem already has tried for that the police are waiting out of the studies of television to stop Jamal. He is sure that it is doingtraps.
Interrogating the competitor during the whole night, the inspector of policeman realizes that Jamal is so disconcerted since it anyone would be for far that has come in the contest. Thequestions check one to one and Jamal tells him how it has managed to know every response. On having done it, the extraordinary history of his short life begins to go out to the surface.
Jamal's history is...