Patel at Dabboo Ratnani Calendar launch in Mumbai
16 August 1982 [1 ]
London, England, UK
Karishma Tanna (2015–present) (engaged)
Upen Patel is a model and film actor in India. He was also a participant in the Colors Tv reality show Bigg Boss 8.
In May 2006, Patel made his Bollywood début with the film
, directed by the duo 36 China Town Abbas–Mustan. His next Bollywood movie, , released in March 2007, where Patel played the character of a Pakistani Muslim living in London. In April 2007, his third film Namastey London was released, which was produced and directed by Shakalaka Boom Boom Suneel Darshan. Other moviess his acted in were , made a guest appearance in the March 2008 film, Money Hai Toh Honey Hai , One Two Three , was released in November 2009. Patel made his Tamil film début with the movie, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani . Released in January 2015, it was directed by I S. Shankar.
Patel worked for the weekly cooking show
Cook Na Kaho. In March 2005, he was replaced by [2 ] Shayan Munshi. [3 ]
Patel was a participant in the daily reality television show,
." Bigg Boss [4 ] NDTV stated that he participated in the show to give his career a boost. [4 ]
Patel was one of the contestants in
Nach Baliye 7 along with Karishma Tanna wwhich is produced by Ekta Kapoor under the banner of Balaji Telefilms. They become one of the finalists.
Patel was judged as the Model of the Year for four consecutive years at the
Asia Fashion Award, and was featured among the top 10 sexiest men in Asia for five years running. MTV India awarded him as the most stylish male for two years in a row. [4 ]
Patel has appeared in several music videos including
DJ Suketu's Kya khoob lagti ho in 2005. The music video, with several special effects, was directed and choreographed by Ahmed Khan. It was the most expensive music video of its time shot for a private album. [5 ]
Personal Life [ edit ]
Upen is currently dating
Karishma Tanna and proposed to her on Bigg Boss 8.
Filmography [ edit ]
Bigg Boss 8 Contestant
Nach Baliye 7 Contestant
Along with Karishma Tanna
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