Dev Patel was picked from an open casting of hundreds to play the role of Anwar in the Channel 4 cult series Skins, the second series of which has recently finished showing on Channel 4. He was then cast as the lead in SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE – his second role. He has recently finished filming a guest part in the TV drama Mr Eleven directed by Paul Gay. As well as acting, Dev is a black belt in Tae Kwondo and was a bronze medalist in the 2004 World Championships.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2008.
Dev Patel Facts
|Birthplace||Harrow, London, England, United Kingdom|