Date of Birth: 9th June 1976, Mumbai (Bombay), India.
Address: 51, Shahaka Building, B Road, Church Gate, (Mumbai)
Height: 5' 2½" (1.59 m)
Education: Graduate in Economics from Tufts University in
Medford, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Debut Film: "kaho Na Pyar Hai" directed by Rakesh
Film Awards: The Filmfare Special Award for "Gadar Ek Prem
Katha", Kalashree sensational discovery award for "Kaho Na
Pyar Hai", Zee Cine Best female Debut Award for" Kaho Na Pyar
Amisha Patel is the grand daughter of famous lawyer and former justice
Rajni patel. The name Amisha is a combination of Amisha Patel's parent's
name, Amit & Asha. She has an elder brother named Asmit Patel, who
is also a film actor. After graduation she worked for a finance company
and did occasional modeling. Ameesha returned back to India and joined
Satyadev Dubey's theatre and started acting in plays. She was spotted by
Rakesh Roshan in a family party and signed her for "Kaho Na Pyar
Hai" opposite his son, Hrithik Roshan. The film was the biggest
blockbuster of the year and Amisha became a star overnight. After "Kaho
Na Pyar Hai", Amesha did many films and all of them were
unsuccessful at the Box Office except "Gadar: Ek Prem Katha". "Gadar"
was a super hit film and gave new boost to her acting career. She won
many awards for her performance in Gadar. Besides acting in Hindi movies
Amisha Patel also did four Telugu movies. Her recent released film is"
Bhool Bhoolaiya". Amisha Patel has recently signed a new film,
directed by Kunal Kohli, which will also star Saif Ali Khan and Rani
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Pyaar Hai, Aap Mujhe Achche Lagne Lage , Kya Yeh Hai Jalwa , Humraaz ,
Parwana, Suno Sasurjee, Naani [Telugu] , Vaada, Elaan , Zameer,
Narasimhudu [Telugu],The Rising, Mere Jeevan Saathi , Humko Tumse Pyaar
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Hey Baby, Bhool Bhulaiya, Happy Birthday, Badri [Telugu]