ACTOR

Dev Patel

1990 - Today

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Dev Patel (; born 23 April 1990) is a British 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 10,299,527 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Dev Patel is the 4,478th most popular actor (down from 3,753rd in 2019), the 3,609th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,125th in 2019) and the 570th most popular British Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 10M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 56

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Dev Patel ranks 4,478 out of 10,030. Before him are Robert Goulet, Graham Norton, Jane Wyatt, Guy Ecker, James Haven, and CCH Pounder. After him are Michaela Schaffrath, Mili Avital, Lindsay Crouse, Edward Van Sloan, Mary Carlisle, and James MacArthur.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1990, Dev Patel ranks 33Before him are İlkay Gündoğan, Georginio Wijnaldum, Emiliano Sala, Haruma Miura, Valentina Nappi, and Sergio Pérez. After him are Kris Wu, Caroline Wozniacki, Kevin Trapp, Dorothea Wierer, Aras Bulut İynemli, and Wissam Ben Yedder.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dev Patel ranks 3,609 out of 6,924. Before him are Martin McDonagh (1970), John Wilbye (1574), Sandy Denny (1947), Peter Perez Burdett (1734), Tony Benn (1925), and Arthur Berry (1888). After him are Mark Thatcher (1953), Matthew Carter (1937), Arnold Bax (1883), Victor Hope, 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow (1887), Peter Ackroyd (1949), and May Sutton (1886).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Dev Patel ranks 570Before him are Geoffrey Hughes (1944), Hugh Dancy (1975), Estelle Winwood (1883), Saffron Burrows (1972), Jake Weber (1963), and Wilfrid Hyde-White (1903). After him are Ron Moody (1924), Cathleen Nesbitt (1888), Kathy Burke (1964), Kenneth More (1914), Anthony Andrews (1948), and Elizabeth Spriggs (1929).

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