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Patel beat out experienced actors to win the role of Anwar, but admitted “on the first day of shooting [he] didn't really know what to do”.His work on Skins caught the eye of Danny Boyle’s then 17-year-old daughter Caitin, who recommended him to her father for his film Slumdog Millionaire.Dev 26, was nominated for Best Supporting Actor for Lion, but lost to Moonlight’s Mahershala Ali.He took home a BAFTA Award earlier this month, an experience he said was "overwhelming".“Wow! Words, words, words," he stumbled when accepting the award in London.“This is so overwhelming.The couple split up in December 2014, but a year later Patel revealed that he was still “best friends” with his ex.He told The Times Weekend magazine: “Oh, she's great. She has been one of the most impactful people on my life.She was born and raised in Mumbai, India, and decided when she was young that she would become an actress. Xavier's College, Mumbai, she took part in amateur plays.
He was also pictured joking with his co-star Sunny Pawar, 8, who plays the younger version of his character Saroo Brierley.The pair were dogged by marriage rumours throughout their relationship, prompting Patel to deny reports in 2010 that they were engaged.The 24-year-old Londoner has revealed he is still "incredibly close" to Freida, 30, whom he dated for six years.When asked if about the rumours that swirled around the pair when they initially began dating, claiming their relationship was established to purely to promote their careers, Dev vehemently disagreed.Freida Selena Pinto (born 18 October 1984) is an Indian actress who has appeared mainly in American and British films.
She has appeared in several American and British productions, often playing supporting roles.