Quick facts and information about Himesh Patel
|Full name||Himesh Jitendra Patel|
|Date of birth||13th October 1990|
|Birth Place||Sawtry, Cambridgeoshire, England|
|Residing town||Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire|
|Net Worth||Approximately 1$-5$ million|
Himesh Patel is an actor-writer who is known for playing Tamwar Masood on the BBC soap opera EastEnders from the year 2007 to 2016. He also starred in the musical romantic comedy movie Yesterday in 2019 and Christopher Nolan’s Tenet in 2020.
Himesh was born on 13th October 1990. He is 29 years old as of 2020. His birth sign is Libra. He was born in Sawtry, Cambridgeshire, England. He is now residing in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire with his family. His birth name is Himesh Jitendra Patel. His parents were born in Africa but they both are from a Gujrati family. His father was born in Kenya and his mother was born in Zambia. He grew up speaking Gujarati.
Himesh Patel Body Measurements
|Height||5 feet 10 inches (1.77 m) or (177cm)|
|Weight||68kg (150 lbs.)|
|Eye Color||Dark brown|
He is the handsome tall guy having dark hair who stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.77m). He is 68 kg (150 lbs.). He has dark brown eyes.
Himesh Patel Early life
In his childhood, Himesh enjoyed doing impressions of his favorite TV characters. At the age of 11, he discovered his talent for acting when he was cast in a school play. He was a fan of Indie rock. He bought a cheap electric guitar and learned to play guitar and piano at an age of 13.
At the age of 16, he landed his first major role in the popular soap opera EastEnders. As well, he got TV roles in the Sitcoms Damned and Motherland. In Soho, he appeared on stage opposite David Tennat in Don Juan.
Himesh Patel Career
In the year 2019, his breakthrough role came as songwriter or singer Jack Malik in Yesterday. In this movie, his character wakes up one day to discover that he is the only person in the world who can remember the Beatles and proceeds to become famous by playing their songs. In the movie, he played guitar and sang all the songs which were released on a soundtrack album on 21st June 2019.
He, later on, got roles in the Aeronauts, with Felicity Jones, Christopher Nolan’s 2020 spy thriller Tenet with Elizabeth Debicki and Robert Pattinson, and the TV miniseries The Luminaries with Eva Green. In 2019, he worked in the HBO Max limited series Station Eleven. Patel appeared as Jordan Hatwal in the comedy series Avenue 5 in 2020.
He was cast as Pavan in the short film Two Dosas in the year 2014. Himesh portrayed The Suit in another comedy short named Fox in 2017 which was directed by Henry Scriven. He also worked in the short film named Is This Life in 2019. In 2016, he appeared in Rapscallions which is a short film directed by Henry Scriven. In the second episode of the comedy, he made a short appearance as Mr. Glencuddy.
Patel has given his voice in two Doctor Who audio stories. He has given voice as Engineer and Ayrton Valencia in the Lifeboat and the Death boat as well he has given voice as Biotech Dendry in Day of the Vashta Nerada.
Himesh Patel Awards and Achievements
Himesh acted in the short movie titled “Two Dosas” which won several awards and also the Best Short Comedy at the London Short Film Festival. In 2015, The short movie won Best Comedy at the Aspen Film Festival in the year 2015. In 2011, Patel won the Inside Soap Award in the category Best Wedding for his work in EastEnders. He was nominated in Teen Choice Award in the Category of Choice Summer Movie Actor in 2019.
Himesh Patel Relationships
Patel is currently single and not yet engaged. He has kept his relationship private.
Himesh Patel Social Media
Himesh is active on Instagram. He has 41.7k followers on Instagram.
He is also active on Twitter with 73.3k followers. He joined twitter in October 2012.
Himesh Patel Net worth
Himesh Patel has earned a good sum of money from his professional acting career. According to multiple sources, the net worth of Himesh Patel is approximately $1-$5 million.