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 major motion pictures released in the theaters at the same time: Chappie (2015) and The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015).
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 13 wins & 18 nominations.
|The Newsroom||Neal Sampat 25 episodes, 2012-2014||2012-06-24|
|Skins||Anwar Kharral 18 episodes, 2007-2008||2011-01-17|
|True Jackson, VP||Unknown||2008-11-08|
|The Graham Norton Show||Unknown||2007-02-22|
|The Daily Show||Unknown||1996-07-22|
|The Tonight Show with Jay Leno||Unknown||1992-05-25|
|The Oprah Winfrey Show||Unknown||1986-01-07|