Dev Patel is an actor, producer and director who was born to parents with Indian origins in England. He is currently most popular for his role in the biographical drama movie “Lion”. Go on reading to know Dev Patel’s net worth in 2019, professional career and personal life below.
Dev Patel was born in Harrow, a London borough on April 23, 1990. His father Raj Patel works in the information technology consultation sector, and his mother is a caregiver which is also known as a care worker. Both of Dev Patel’s parents were born in Nairobi, Kenya and later separately immigrated to England where they met.
Dev Patel was mostly grown and raised in his hometown in Harrow, London. He has 1 sister that we know of, named Trushna Patel. Dev Patel completed his schooling from the Longfield Middle School and then went to the Whitmore High School. He got admitted into a Taekwondo training academy around the 2000, he participated in several competitions and won a few medals including a bronze medal.
For his personal life, Dev Patel has been in a couple of relationships that we know of. He first had a long lasting relationship with the popular Indian actress Freida Pinto, which ended in 2014 after around 6 years of being together.
Dev Patel has been in a relationship with the Australian actress Tilda Cobham – Hervey since 2017.
Dev Patel first participated in a school production of Shakespeare’s comedy “Twelfth Night”. His first credited role in considered to be a voice over for the animated drama “Only Yesterday”. Dev Patel mainly started his career with the British teen drama series “Skins”.
According to many, Dev Patel made his breakthrough career success with the drama movie “Slumdog Millionaire”. He starred in all the episodes of the political drama TV series “The Newsroom”. In 2016, Dev Patel experienced success with the biographical drama movie “Lion” starring him along with Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman and David Wenham.
Dev Patel’s 2018 plus movie acting roles so far including an American Australian thriller crime drama movie titled “Hotel Mumbai”, and a drama movie titled “The Personal History of David Copperfield” which he will be the star of.
Awards & Achievements
Actor Dev Patel still doesn’t have many credited acting roles, yet he has around 30 award winnings and nominations in his credit. The most important nomination to mention is the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for his role in “Lion” making him an Oscars nominated actor. Dev Patel award wins for “Lion” including the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, and 2 AACTA Awards in the categories of Best Supporting Actor and Best International Supporting Actor.
Dev Patel has also won a few awards for “Slumdog Millionaire” movie including the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, the British Independent Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer, a Critics’ Choice Movie Award, among others.
Net Worth of Dev Patel
The actor, producer and director Dev Patel net worth is about to $13.5 million and is expected to increase soon. He made his wealth from his earnings from acting in both movies and series. Dev Patel has starred in many high grossing movies such as “Lion” grossing more than $140 million and “Slumdog Millionaire” which grossed over $377 million at the box office.
Dev Patel is a talented actor who is considered as an Oscars nomination actor. He currently has only 19 credited acting roles in movies and series through which he won several awards as well as gained his fame. Dev Patel is now happy in his relationship with Tilda Cobham – Hervey.