Biography of Amisha Patel

Mar/12/2023 / by Bharti Pankaj
Amisha Patel
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Amisha Patel is an established and successful actress in the industry. She is one of the most beautiful and charming actresses of all time. Apart from being a heroine, She is also a producer and model.

Here are her details

Date of birth: 9 June 1976

Birthplace: Mumbai, India

Home town: Mumbai, India

Mother tongue: Hindi

Marital status: Unmarried

Nationality: Indian

Affairs/Boyfriends: Vikram Bhatt (Director), and Kanav Puri (Businessman)

Physical appearance

  • Height: 5 ft. 4 inches
  • Weight: 55 kgs
  • Hair colour: Black
  • Eye colour: Dark Brown
  • Figure measurements: 34 – 26 – 36

About Amisha Patel

Amisha Patel’s age is 46 years old as of 2022. She was born in Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai. She was only five years old when she started learning Bharatnatyam. Amisha completed her primary education at Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai. She enrolled at Tufts University in Boston, USA, for her secondary education. Although she wanted to study Bio-genetic engineering, she switched to Economics. She completed her degree and even got offers from top companies like Morgan Stanley. However, she rejected them because the actress had different plans for life.

Family Details of Actress Amisha Patel

She was born into a rich family. Her father, Amit Patel, is a businessman. She has one brother named Ashmit Patel, who is also an actor. She is the granddaughter of Rajni Patel, a famous lawyer and politician who served as the President of the Pradesh Congress Committee, Mumbai.  

Career Details

She came back from the US after completing her graduation and joined a theatre group. Her family was having lunch with Rakesh Roshan when the director offered her the movie Kaho Na Pyaar Hai. In 2000, she made her debut in Bollywood with this movie which also starred Hrithik Roshan.

The movie was a super duper hit at the box office. Amisha Patel became extremely popular overnight. With the movie Badri, she made her debut in Telugu movies in the year 2000 itself. Again, the movie was a big hit, bringing a lot of fame and recognition to Amisha Patel. In 2001, the actress Amisha Patel appeared in Gadar: Ek Prem Katha starring Sunny Deol.

The movie is still one of the most versatile films in Bollywood. It broke records at the box office, and the audience got mesmerized seeing Amisha Patel doing such a great job. In 2003, she made her debut in a Tamil movie called Pudhiya Geethai, which was a fairly successful movie. However, her movies after this started to flop, and Amisha Patel faced a major setback in her career.

After giving several flop movies, she appeared in Bhool Bhulaiya, which was a big hit. In 2008, the movie Thoda Pyar Thoda Magic came out. She did her first item number in this movie, and the audience loved this new avatar of the actress. Amisha’s acting career kind of faded after struggling to make hit movies.

Yeh Zindagi Ka Safar, Race 2, Parwana and Superhit are some other movies in which Amisha Patel appeared as a supporting actress. In 2019, she was again seen in Bigg Boss 13 where she was the head of the house and kept an eye on each one of the contestants.

Awards and Accomplishments

  • Filmmfare awards in the category of Special Award for Gadar: Ek Prem Katha in 2002
  • Zee Cine Awards in the category of Best Female Debut for Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai in 2001
  • Sansui Awards in the category of Face of the Year for Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai in 2001         
  • Sansui Awards in the category of Best Actress -Jury’s Choice for Gadar: Ek Prem Katha in 2002
  • Kalashree Awards in the category of Sensational Discovery for Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai in 2001
  • Annual Filmgoers Awards in the category of Best Female Debut for Gadar: Ek Prem Katha in 2002
  • Salaam-E-Comedy Awards in the category of Best Actress for Gadar: Ek Prem Katha in 2008

Controversies

In 2006, an employee of Air India accused Amisha Patel of misbehaving with her and even filed a complaint against her. Amisha’s companion did not get upgraded to first class on the Mumbai to New York flight. She was going to attend the annual Indian Independence day parade in New York. The organizers of the event later apologized to the actress saying that there was some sort of confusion which caused the misunderstanding.

There was a separation time for Amisha Patel and her family. She accused her father of taking 12 crores from her to revive their family business. In 2004, Amisha Patel sent a legal notice to her father as she wanted her money back. The rift was ongoing for several years, but the matter settled down in 2009. However, after that incident Amisha started maintaining distance from her family.

In April 2022, the actress came to Khandwa to attend an event. She was supposed to perform for 1 hour and was paid Rs. 4 Lacs. The organizer filed a complaint against her, saying she left the event within three minutes. However, Amisha tweeted that she feared for her life at the event as it was not properly organized.

This was all about Amisha Patel.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Amisha Patel now?

Amisha Patel is in New Delhi now.

When did Amisha Patel start her acting career?

Amisha Patel started her career in 2000.

How many films has Amisha Patel done?

Amisha Patel has done more than 30 films.

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