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Dev Patel


Dev Patel was born in Harrow, London, to Anita, a caregiver, and Raj Patel, who works in IT. His parents, originally from Nairobi, Kenya, are both of Gujarati Indian descent. His first role was in the UK TV series Skins (2007). His breakout role was in the Oscar winning film Slumdog Millionaire (2008). In March 2015, he had a leading role in two ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 13 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Lion (post-production)
Saroo Brierley
 2012-2014 The Newsroom (TV Series)
Neal Sampat
- Oh Shenandoah (2014) ... Neal Sampat (credit only)
- Contempt (2014) ... Neal Sampat (credit only)
- Main Justice (2014) ... Neal Sampat (credit only)
- Run (2014) ... Neal Sampat
 2010 The Commuter (Short)
The Commuter
 2010 The Last Airbender (Video Game)
Zuko (voice)
 2009 Mister Eleven (TV Mini-Series)
Hotel Waiter
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... Hotel Waiter
 2007-2008 Skins (TV Series)
Anwar Kharral
- Everyone (2008) ... Anwar Kharral
- Cassie (2008) ... Anwar Kharral
- Jal (2008) ... Anwar Kharral
- Tony (2008) ... Anwar Kharral
- Chris (2008) ... Anwar Kharral
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Appeared as Anwar in the Skins Secret Party, a one off special available to view from the skins website

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2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Television moves fast, and you don't have the indulgences you have when you're shooting movies of so many takes because there are tight deadlines. See more »

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Was formerly in a relationship with Freida Pinto, having met on the set of Slumdog Millionaire (2008) from February 2009 to December 2014. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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Dev Patel likes Latinas! I might actually have a shot! l_rosen06
Kind of feelin bad for SKINS costars.... mauri_ef
He was great as Zuko! zanzaboonda
Am I the only one? loghcate
is it just me or is Dev like the cutest guy ever? bjonason-2
Dev and Frieda are dating elsworthway22
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