Dev Patel Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Dev Patel Biography

Dev Patel was born on 23 April 1990, in Harrow, London, England. He is an English actor. Similarly, he is well-recognized for starring in the romantic comedy The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2012) and its sequel The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015, among many other productions.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 30 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs around 75 KG. Additionally, he has a well-maintained physique and has dark brown eyes and black hair.

Relationship Status

The actor was previously in an affair with actress Freida Pinto. The couple dated each other for about 6 years starting in 2009, ending in 2014. He is currently in an affair with an Australian actress Tilda Cobham-Hervey since 2016. The couple had met each other on the set of Hotel Mumbai.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Raj Patel whereas his mother’s name is Anita Patel. In addition, he has a sister named Trushna Patel.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he attended Longfield Primary School and completed his AS Levels in PE, Biology, History, and Drama at Whitmore High School.


Dev Patel first ventured into an acting career auditioning for the E4 teen drama television series Skins in 2006. Though he had his science exam the next day, his mother insisted on the audition, and moreover, he had no prior professional acting experience. He subsequently earned the role of Anwar Kharral in the series.

Dev Patel Biography
Dev Patel Biography

Similarly, he made a breakthrough in his career through his starring role as Jamal Malik in the drama film Slumdog Millionaire in 2008 and achieved further success starring in films including, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Man Who Knew Infinity, Lion, Hotel Mumbai and The Personal History of David Copperfield. Furthermore, his performance in the drama Lion earned him a nomination for an Oscar Award. Likewise, on TV, he starred as Neal Sampat in the political drama The Newsroom from 2012 to 2014.

Dev Patel’s Social Media

He does not have any official social media accounts.

Dev Patel’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Dev Patel.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Dev Patel? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a good amount of net worth of $ 10 million, which he has earned from his successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Dev Patel
  • Profession: Actor
  • Age: 30
  • Date of Birth: 23 April 1990
  • Birth Place: Harrow, London, England
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • Nationality: British
  • Height: 6 feet 1 inch
  • Weight: 75 Kg
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • School: Longfield Primary School and Whitmore High School
  • College/University: mmN/A
  • Ethnicity: Indian (Gujarati)
  • Father: Raj Patel
  • Mother: Anita Patel
  • Sibling: Trushna Patel (Older Sister)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 10 million
  • Source of Income: Acting