Indian actress Ameesha Patel Biography, Family, Height, Weight, Age, Measurements will be discussed here. Patel’s personal details can be checked here. She has won the Best Female Debut for her performance in the 2000’s romantic action film Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai and Filmfare Special Award for Gadar: Ek Prem Katha. She has received three Star Screen Awards and IIFA Awards nominations respectively.
Ameesha Patel is an Indian actress who is best known for her work in Bollywood films. She has also appeared in a few Telugu films and one Tamil film. She made her acting debut in 2000 with the romantic thriller film Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai which became critically and commercially successful and won her several awards including Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut. Her 2001 film Gadar: Ek Prem Katha, became one of the biggest hits in the history of Hindi cinema, earning her a Filmfare Special Performance Award. She made her Telugu film debut in 2000 with the successful Badri. Other notable acting roles include Humraaz (2002), Kya Yehi Pyaar Hai (2002), Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007), Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007) and Race 2 (2013). She has also modelled for well-known Indian brands such as Bajaj, Fair & Lovely, Lux, Cadburys, Fem and many more.
Early Life and Family:
Born Amisha Amit Patel on June 9, 1976 in Mumbai, India, in a Gujarati family to Amit and Asha Patel, Patel is the older sister of Ashmit Patel and the granddaughter of lawyer-politician Barrister Rajni Patel, who was the Congress Pradesh Committee President of Mumbai. She did her schooling from Cathedral and John Connon High School in Bombay and went on to obtain a degree in Economics from Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, U.S.A. After graduation she worked for a Finance company and also modeled on the side.
Ameesha Patel Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: June 9, 1976
Birth Place: Breach Candy Hospital Trust, Mumbai, India
Birth Name: Amisha Amit Patel
Nicknames: Princess, Angel, Amypoo, Amu
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Race/Ethnicity: Asian (Indian)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Ameesha Patel Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 121 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 55 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 0″
Height in Meters: 1.52 m
Body Build/Type: Slim
Body Measurements: 35-26-35 in (89-66-89 cm)
Breast Size: 35 inches (89 cm)
Waist Size: 26 inches (66 cm)
Hips Size: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bra Size/Cup Size: 34B
Feet/Shoe Size: 7.5 (US)
Dress Size: 8 (US)
Ameesha Patel Family Details:
Father: Amit Patel
Mother: Asha Patel
Siblings: Ashmit Patel (Younger Brother) (Actor)
Others: Rajni Patel (grandfather) (lawyer-politician Barrister) (d. May 1982), Bakul Patel (Grandmother)
Ameesha Patel Education:
The Cathedral & John Connon School, Bombay
Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (degree in Economics) (1997)
Ameesha Patel Facts:
*She was born on June 9, 1976 in Breach Candy Hospital Trust, Mumbai, India.
*Her birth name, Amisha, is a combination of the first 3 letters of her father’s name (Amit) and the last 3 letters of her mother’s name (Asha).
*She is the granddaughter of barrister politican, Rajni Patel.
*Her younger brother Ashmit Patel is also a Bollywood film actor.
*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’.
*She studied at the Cathedral and John Connon School and was voted the head girl for the academic year 1992-1993.
*She gold medal for an Economics paper at her university.
*She began her career as an economic analyst at Khandwala Securities Limited.
*She made her acting debut with the romantic thriller film Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai (2000), the movie went on to become a blockbuster and made her a star overnight.
*She starred in Anil Sharma’s cross-border romance Gadar: Ek Prem Katha, alongside Sunny Deol.. This was in 2001.
*She made her Telugu film debut in 2000 with the successful Badri.
*She is very close friends with actor Sanjay Dutt and his wife Maanayata.
*Follow her on Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.