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Amisha Patel

She has studied Bharat Natyam dance form since the age of five, and had acted in several plays in Satyadev Dubey's Theatre including a play titled 'Neelam'.
Amisha Patel did not have any plans of being an actress, but when Amit's friend, film-maker and actor, Rakesh Roshan, met her during a family lunch, he offered her the lead role in 'Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai'. Amisha accepted the offer, the movie went on to become a blockbuster, and made her a star overnight.

Amisha Patel

Amisha Patel went on to star in movies like 'Gadar: Ek Prem Katha', 'Kranti', 'Kya Yehi Pyar Hai', 'Yeh Zindagi Ka Safar', 'Aap Mujhe Aache Lagne Lage', 'Yeh Hai Jalwa', 'Humraaz', 'Parwana', 'Suno Sasurjee', 'Vaada', 'Elaan', 'Zameer', 'Mere Jeevan Saathi', 'Mangal Pandey', 'Humko Tumse Pyar Hai', 'Teesri Aankh', 'Tathastu', 'Ankahee', Aap Ki Khatir', 'Honeymoon Travels Pvt Ltd', 'Bhool Bhulaiyaa' & 'Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic'.

Amisha Patel

Amisha Patel's personal life has been marred with misunderstandings with her parents and brother, so much so that she has sought the intervention of the courts.
Amisha Patel dated Bollywood director, Vikram Bhatt, for five years since the release of their first film together, 'Aap Mujhe Achche Lagne Lage', but they had broken-up in 2007.
Amisha Patel started dating London and Delhi-based businessman Kanav Puri after her break-up, but they eventually broke up two years later in 2010.

Amisha Patel

Amisha Patel's favorite movies are Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988), Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Umrao Jaan (1981), Chandni (1989) andPretty Woman (1990).
Amisha Patel was considered for the role of Bindiya in Billu (2009) but it was then decided she looked too young to play a mother of two.
Offered Kareena Kapoor's role in Chameli (2003).
Amisha Patel is very close friends with actor Sanjay Dutt and his wife Maanayata.
Trained Bharatnatyam dancer since the age of five.
Supports NGOs such as PETA, Planet Read and UN for human trafficking to name a few.
Acted in a play titled 'Neelam' in 1999.

Amisha Patel

Amisha Patel is Grand-daughter of Indian freedom fighter, lawyer, and former Justice Rajni Patel, Amisha, a Gemini, was born in Bombay's Breach Candy Hospital.
Amisha Patel is nicknamed Angel and Princess. Her younger brother Ashmit Patel is also a Bollywood film actor and her name is a blend of the first three letters of her father's name Amit and the last three letters of her mother's name Asha.

Amisha Patel

Amisha Patel has also acted in three Telugu films and a Tamil film.
Amisha Patel has been the recipient of four awards for her performances in 'Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai', and 'Gadar: Ek Prem Katha'.
Amisha Patel has co-starred with Akshaye Khanna, Sunny Deol, Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol, Sanjay Dutt, Aftab Shivdasani, Hrithik Roshan, Arjun Rampal amongst others.

Amisha Patel Date of Birth 9 June 1975, Bombay, Maharashtra, India. Grand-daughter of Indian freedom fighter, lawyer, and former Justice Rajni Patel, Amisha, a Gemini, was born in Bombay’s Breach Candy Hospital. She is nicknamed Angel and Princess. She went on to star in movies like ‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’, ‘Kranti’, ‘Kya Yehi Pyar Hai’, ‘Yeh Zindagi Ka Safar’, ‘Aap Mujhe Aache Lagne Lage’, ‘Yeh Hai Jalwa’, ‘Humraaz’, ‘Parwana’, ‘Suno Sasurjee’, ‘Vaada’, ‘Elaan’, ‘Zameer’, ‘Mere Jeevan Saathi’, ‘Mangal Pandey’, ‘Humko Tumse Pyar Hai’, ‘Teesri Aankh’, ‘Tathastu’, ‘Ankahee’, Aap Ki Khatir’, ‘Honeymoon Travels Pvt Ltd’, ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa’ & ‘Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic’Trained Bharatnatyam dancer since the age of five. Supports NGOs such as PETA, Planet Read and UN for human trafficking to name a few. Acted in a play titled ‘Neelam’ in 1999.Patel’s first opportunity for acting came in the form of an offer from her father’s schoolmate, Rakesh Roshan, to star opposite his son, Hrithik Roshan, in Kaho Naa.. Pyaar Hai  (2000). The offer came immediately after she graduated from high school but she refused the project because she wanted to continue her education in USA Afterward, Kareena Kapoor replaced her but luckily, Kapoor dropped out a few days into principal photography and Patel was given the opportunity once again during a family lunch. She readily agreed to do the project this time. The role of an exuberant college girl in love, undergoing a tortuous time at losing her lover and rediscovering a more mature relationship gave Patel scope to perform. The film was a smashing success and established Patel as a rising star, earning her awards for Best Debut at a number of award ceremonies. In her second film, the Telugu language drama Badri, she starred opposite Pawan Kalyan. The film was a major success, grossing more than Rs 120 million in India.


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