Dev Patel: News

Dev Patel is an English actor who was born on April 23, 1990, in London to Gujarati Indian parents. He is the recipient of a Critics’ Choice Award, a BAFTA Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He has also been nominated for two Golden Globe Awards, an Academy Award, and three SAG Awards. Patel was interested in acting from a very young age and made his first-ever stage performance in his school’s production of ‘Twelfth Night.’ In 2006, Patel made his acting debut with the teen comedy-drama television series ‘Skins.’ He got his big break in 2008 with the lead role in Danny Boyle’s drama film ‘Slumdog Millionaire.’ Patel received numerous accolades for his performance in the film. Following this, he appeared in the 2010 action-adventure fantasy film ‘The Last Airbender.’ He had also appeared in films like ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,’ ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,’ ‘About Cherry,’ ‘The Road Within,’ ‘Lion’ and ‘The Green Knight,’ among several others. Patel had also signed a first-look film deal with ShivHans Pictures in 2021.

17 Mar 2021


Sobhita Dhulipala bags Hollywood project, Dev Patel is the director

Made in Heaven actress Sobhita Dhulipala is thrilled to be starring in Monkey Man, a Hollywood movie directed by actor Dev Patel, famous for his roles in the Slumdog Millionaire and Lion.

15 Mar 2021


Netflix acquires worldwide rights for Dev Patel's 'Monkey Man'

Streaming giant Netflix has acquired the worldwide rights to Dev Patel's much anticipated directorial debut Monkey Man.

05 Nov 2018


#SeriesInFocus: 'The Newsroom' is neither a drama nor an editorial

In recent years, 'The Newsroom' has graduated to become one of the most talked about shows around the globe.

12 May 2018


Radhika Apte joins one of the world's biggest talent agency

Radhika Apte was recently roped in as one of the leads in the Lydia Dean Pilcher-directed untitled female-driven World War II spy drama, and the actor has now been signed by United Talent Agency, one of the world's biggest talent agencies.

04 Jan 2018


Radhika Apte all set to work with an Oscar-nominated actor

Actress Radhika Apte always manages to floor the audience by her bold choices.

14 Apr 2017


Revamped Google Earth to be unveiled on April 18

Google is going to unveil a new version of Google Earth at an event in New York's Whitney Museum of Art on April 18th, just before the Earth Day.

28 Feb 2017

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Academy apologizes for Oscars goof-up

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences apologized for the mix-up in the announcement of the best-picture award, saying it "deeply regretted the error made at the prestigious awards ceremony."

27 Feb 2017

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89th Academy Awards: Winners

'La La Land', with 14 nominations (the all-time highest, tying with "Titanic" and "All About Eve"), took home the awards for Best Actress (Emma Stone), Best Director (Damien Chazelle), Cinematography (Linus Sandgren), Original Score (Justin Hurwitz), and Original Song ("Audition - The Fools Who Dream").

24 Feb 2017

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Amitabh Bachchan declines invitation from Queen Elizabeth II

Amitabh Bachchan had reportedly received an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh to attend the UK-India Year of Culture launch this year.

25 Jan 2017

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Dev Patel reacts to Oscar nomination

British Indian actor Dev Patel was nominated for the 2017 Academy Awards in the supporting actor category for 'Lion' on Tuesday.

24 Jan 2017

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La La Land gets 14 nominations in the Oscars

The Oscar nominations are out and the biggest winner is neo-musical "La La Land" with 14 nominations.