16 Facts You Didn’t Know About The Charming English Actor Dev Patel

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From the wide-eyed kid in 2008’s ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ to the fully bearded grown-up man in 2016’s ‘Lion,' Dev Patel is one charming actor we can’t seem to get enough of and that's why we bring you some of his amazing facts. The English actor Dev Patel is best known for his role as the good-guy underdog Jamal Malik in the hit movie ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ where Patel starred opposite Freida Pinto and earned rave reviews for his performance. Dev Patel’s movie ‘Lion’ also saw him gathering critical acclaim and an Oscar nomination for his performance. 

At just 27 years of age, Dev Patel’s rise to super-stardom is just the beginning of his path to international stardom as it is both swift and unexpected as Patel had no prior acting experience before he landed a role in the U.K. television series ‘Skins’ when he was just 16. With his good looks and great talent, you are sure to fall harder for this actor after knowing these surprising facts if you haven’t already.

Here are 16 unknown facts about the charming British actor Dev Patel.