Dev Patel Biography
Dev Patel is an honor winning English on-screen character referred to for his parts as Anwar Kharral in the E4 TV high schooler dramatization arrangement Skins and as Jamal Malik in Danny Boyle’s 2008 film Slumdog Millionaire. He was likewise a bronze medalist at the Taekwondo World Championship in Dublin.
Patel was conceived in Sudbury, London, England, to Indian Gujarati Hindu folks, both of whom were conceived in Nairobi, Kenya. His mom Anita Patel is a carer and his dad Raj Patel an IT expert. Dev Patel went to Longfield Primary School and later went to Whitmore High School, where he took dramatization, accepting an A* in his GCSEs.
Patel began preparing at the Rayners Lane Academy of Taekwon-do in 2000 and accomplished a dark belt on 11 March 2006. He contended frequently in both national and universal titles, incorporating the World Championship in Dublin, where he won a bronze award.
Patel started his acting vocation in 2007, assuming the part of Anwar Kharral, a British Pakistani adolescent, in the E4 TV high schooler show arrangement Skins. He continued his part as Anwar for the second arrangement of Skins, which disclosed in mid 2008.
In 2008, Patel assumed the part of Jamal Malik, the focal character in Danny Boyle’s free film Slumdog Millionaire, for which he has won the British Independent Film Award for “Most Promising Newcomer”, the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures Award (NBR Award) for “Best Breakthrough Performance”, the Black Reel Awards for “Best Actor” and “Best Breakthrough Performance”, and the Chicago Film Critics Association Award for “Most Promising Performer”, in 2008. On 18 December 2008, it was reported that Patel was additionally selected for Best Supporting Actor at the 2009 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards, and he has likewise been assigned for the 2009 London Critics Circle Film Award for “English Actor of the Year”. On 8 January 2009, Patel was respected with the ” Best Young Performer (Actor/Actress)” on Critic’s Choice Awards for his part on Slumdog Millionaire.
On 11 November 2008, Patel showed up on The Today Show with co-star Freida Pinto in which he expressed he was decided for the part of Jamal because of his “regular person” appearance. He additionally expressed that it was Boyle’s little girl, a devotee of Skins, who suggested Patel for the part. The character Jamal Malik, the hero, is a kid brought up in the destitution of Mumbai. Boyle considered several youthful male performing artists, despite the fact that he found that Bollywood leads were by and large “solid, good looking legend sorts”, not the identity he was searching for. Boyle’s 17-year-old girl Caitlin guided him toward the British TV troupe show Skins, of which Patel was a cast part. The performing artist was cast in August 2007. To get ready for the part, he obliged Boyle while scouting for recording areas, where he found himself able to watch the ghettos for himself. He additionally guarantees he had a brief entry level position at a call focus and worked in a lodging, in which he spent a day washing dishes and by and large watching Mumbai life.
Dev Patel Profile
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Birth Date :
April 23, 1990
Birth Place :
Harrow, London, England, UK
Dev Patel Body size/Measurements
Dev Patel Weight?
167 lbs or 76 kg
Dev Patel Height?
6′ 1½” (1.87 m)
Dev Patel shoe size – *
Dev Patel horoscope – Taurus