The Namesake

(2006)

Overview

American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways.

  1. Jhumpa Lahiri

    Novel

  2. Sooni Taraporevala

    Screenplay

  3. Mira Nair

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kal Penn

    Kal Penn

    Gogol/Nikhil

  2. Tabu

    Tabu

    Ashima Ganguli

  3. Irrfan Khan

    Irrfan Khan

    Ashoke Ganguli

  4. Sahira Nair

    Sonali Ganguli

  5. Jacinda Barrett

    Jacinda Barrett

    Maxine Ratliffe

Full Cast & Crew

The Namesake
The Namesake

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 2, 2006
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 2m

Budget $12,000,000.00

Revenue $20,138,836.00

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