Dev Patel

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Dev Patel

Dev Patel (; born 23 April 1990) is an English actor. Patel made his screen debut as Anwar Kharral in the first two series of the British television teen drama Skins (2007–2008), landing the role with no prior professional acting experience. His breakthrough came in 2008 with the leading role of Jamal Malik in Danny Boyle's drama Slumdog Millionaire, for which he was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor.Patel starred in the commercially successful romantic comedy The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2012) and its 2015 sequel, the science fiction film Chappie (2015), and the HBO drama series The Newsroom (2012–2014). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dev Patel has received more than 9,697,416 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,805th most popular actor.

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  • 9.7M

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  • 44.14

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  • 54

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Dev Patel ranks 3,777 out of 8,832Before him are Kevin Sussman, Anna Lee, Frankie Faison, Jack Gilford, Ivana Miličević, and Khloé Kardashian. After him are Buddy Hackett, Tim Matheson, Vivica A. Fox, Matt Czuchry, Robert Z'Dar, and Lidia Wysocka.

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Among people born in 1990, Dev Patel ranks 31Before him are Park Shin-hye, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ciro Immobile, The Weeknd, Luuk de Jong, and Çağatay Ulusoy. After him are Jordan Henderson, Caroline Wozniacki, Kris Wu, Nairo Quintana, Lu Han, and Petra Kvitová.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dev Patel ranks 3,127 out of 5,347Before him are Grantley Goulding (1874), Mike Figgis (1948), Chris Waddle (1960), John Marshall (1876), John of Worcester (1100), and Ceolwulf of Wessex (600). After him are George Nares (null), Alan A'Court (1934), Richard Rodney Bennett (1936), Joanne Whalley (1961), Andy Cole (1971), and Joe Hart (1987).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Dev Patel ranks 477Before him are Christopher Cazenove (1943), Ron Moody (1924), Dan Stevens (1982), Michael Hurst (1957), Herbert Marshall (1890), and Anna Lee (1913). After him are Joanne Whalley (1961), Lily James (1989), John Callen (null), Gabrielle Anwar (1970), Jason Connery (1963), and Susan George (1950).