He headlined one of the most acclaimed films of 2016, ' Lion,' having also gotten nominated for the Best Supporting Actor Oscar.
Though he didn't win the golden lady, he did charm all and sundry alongside his endearingly proud and beaming mother, who was his Oscar date.
This developed after the two fast rising Hollywood stars were recently seen dating in London.
Patel and Pinto were seen walking and holding each others hand as they walk after the play Crazy for You at West End Theater.
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Freida is a 32-year-old Indian actress who first stepped into the spotlight by starring in Slumdog Millionaire.
Both Patel and Pinto had yet to officially confirm their real relationship status as of the moment.
After a breakup though, it’s time to rediscover what makes tick.The two had recently been snapped holding hands and getting cosy.Dev's mother Anita had also been clicked along with the gorgeous twosome.She ended up winning the role of Latika and was thrust into the spotlight.Since starring as Latika in 2008 film Slumdog Millionaire she has been in a number of films and TV shows.