Amisha Patel Biography, Movie List, Height and More

She’s the girl that made an epic entry into Hindi cinema with a striking performance in the film titled Kaho Na Pyaar Hai where she was paired opposite actor Hrithik Roshan….this girl has won critical reviews for her work in movies such as Bhool Bhulaiya as well as Gadar:Ek Prem Katha….she’s also talked a lot about in media circles for her relationships with the likes of Vikram Bhatt (bollywood filmmaker)….furthermore, she’s had stories circulating for her long running issues that she has been having with her folks….

Her Early Life:

Amisha was born on June 9th 1975 to proud parents Asha Patel as well as Amit Patel @ the Breach Candy Hospital. She has a younger brother named Ashmit Patel (bollywood actor). Her grandfather’s Barrister Rajni Patel (who is a well-known lawyer/politician). He was the Committee President for Congress Pradesh (Bombay). She’s an experienced Bharatnatyam dancer from the tender age of five! As we all know, for parents, naturally their first child is somewhat special…. Amisha is a proof of that….her parents searched for the so called “ideal” name for her & eventually named her “Amisha” that came out of the three initial alphabets of her father’s name- amit in addition to the last three alphabets from her mother’s name- Asha.

She studied @the Cathedral & John Connon School, in Bombay. She was the head girl (year 1992 to 1993) before she moved on to take up Economics @ the Tufts University (in Medford- Massachusetts).

Patel started her career @the Khandwala Securities Limited. She was the economic analyst. She came back to India and became a part of Satyadev Dubey’s theatre group and acted in plays. At the same time she plunged into the modeling world and was seen in several commercial campaigns. Patel has been the face for a few renowned brands in Indian such as Bajaj Sevashram, Fair & Lovely, Cadburys,  Lux, Fem, Jai Lime, to name some.

The Career Graph/ Filmography:

1)      In 2012, she’ll be seen in Race 2

2)      Power which has currently been delayed

3)      A film titled Run Bhola Run. It was soon after Delayed

4)      In 2011, she will be a part of Chatur Singh Two Star, as the character Sonia Varma

5)      In 2011, she will be a part of Parama Veera Chakra, as the character Ragini. (Telugu film)

6)      In 2008, she was a part of Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic, as the character Malaika (Cameo)

7)      In 2007, she was a part of Om Shanti Om, as Amisha Patel for a Special role

8)      In 2007, she was a part of Bhool Bhulaiyaa, as the character Radha

9)      In 2007, she was a part of Heyy Babyy, for a Special role for the film’s title song

10)   In 2007, she was a part of Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. as the character Pinky Kapoor

11)   In 2006, she was a part of Aap Ki Khatir , as the character Shirani Khanna

12)   In 2006, she was a part of Ankahee, as the character Nandita Saxena

13)   In 2006, she was a part of Tathastu, as the character Sarita Rajput/”Saru” 

14)   In 2006, she was a part of Teesri Aankh: The Hidden Camera as the character Ammu

15)   In 2006, she was a part of Humko Tumse Pyaar Hai, as the character Durga

16)   In 2006, she was a part of Mere Jeevan Saathi, as the character Anjali   

17)   In 2004, she was a part of Mangal Pandey: The Rising, as the character Jwala

18)   In 2004, she was a part of Narasimhudu, as the character Subba Lakshmi . (Telugu film)

19)   In 2004, she was a part of Zameer: The Fire Within, as the character Pooja Khanna/Pooja Chauhan

20)   In 2004, she was a part of Elaan, as the character Priya

21)   In 2004, she was a part of Vaada, as the character Pooja Sharma/Verma

22)   In 2004, she was a part of Naani, as the character Priya. (Telugu film)

23)   As herself in Shart: The Challenge, year 2004 for a Special role

24)   In 2004, she was a part of Suno Sasurjee, as the character Kiran Saxena

25)   In 2003, she was a part of Parwana, as the character Pooja

26)   In 2003, she was a part of Pudhiya Geethai, as the character Jo. (Tamil film)

27)   In 2002, she was a part of Yeh Hai Jalwa, as the character Sonia Singh   

28)   In 2002, she was a part of Humraaz, as the character Priya.

29)   In 2002, she was a part of Aap Mujhe Achche Lagne Lage, as the character Sapna

30)   In 2002, she was a part of Kya Yehi Pyaar Hai, as the character Sandhya Patil

31)   In 2002, she was a part of Kranti, as the character Sanjana Roy

32)   In 2001, she was a part of Yeh Zindagi Ka Safar, as the character Sarena Devan

33)   In 2001, she was a part of Gadar: Ek Prem Katha, as the character Sakeena.

34)   In 2000, she was a part of Badri, as the character Sarayu. it was Amisha’s 1st Telugu film

35)   In 2000, she was a part of her debut Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai, as the character Sonia Saxena

Performances on Stage

Amisha’s performed in numerous concert performances & world tours during her career. Her 1st ever world tour was The Roshans: Hrithik Live in Concert (year 2001), alongside Hrithik Roshan & it was held PAN India. The year 2004 saw Patel being a part of a string of world tour gigs titled Craze (in the year 2004) collectively with stars like Lara Dutta, Saif Ali Khan, & Hrithik Roshan. The year 2005 saw Amisha being a fraction of the world tour named Kuch Dil Se…by the popular Adnan Sami; this tour ran all across the U.S. & Canada starting from 15th of April up till 15th May. In the year 2008(October), Patel featured in Himesh Reshammiya’s riposte gig titled Karzzzz Musical Curtain Raiser alongside stars like Riya Sen, Neha Dhupia & Amrita Arora. In the year 2008 December), Amisha joined hands for the Christmas Eve gig by actor Akshay Kumar named Chandni Chowk to Hong alongside Bipasha Basu, Priyanka Chopra, Riya Sen, Aarti Chhabria, Himesh Reshammiya, & Bohemia (the popular Punjabi rapper). It was a promotional campaign for an Akshay Kumar film titled Chandni Chowk to China (year 2009).

Nominations As Well As Award List

@ The Filmfare Awards:

  • In the year 2002, Amisha Patel was received a nomination for the best actress for the movie Gadar:Ek Prem Katha
  • The same year, Amisha also won an award for the Special performance in the movie titled Gadar:Ek Prem Katha
  • In the year 2003, she received another nomination for her work in a film that was titles as Humraaz

@ The Star Screen Awards

  • In the year 2001, for the movie titled Kaho Na Pyaar Hai, Amisha received a nomination for the most Promising Female newcomer
  • The year 2002 brought her another nomination for the best actress, this time for her film Gadar:Ek Prem Katha

@ The Zee Cine Awards

  • She won an award for the best debut-female for her outstanding work in the film Kaho Na Pyaar Hai in the year 2001
  • Amisha received a nomination for the best actress for her role in Gadar:Ek Prem Katha in the year 2002

@ The Bollywood Movie Awards

  • She received a nomination for her work in the film Ankahee- for the Best actress in a supporting role

@ The IIFA Awards

  • She received a nomination for her work in the film Gadar:Ek Prem Katha – for the Best actress in the year 2002
  • She received a nomination for her work in the film Humraaz – for the Best actress in the year 2003

@ The Stardust Awards

  • She received a nomination for her work in the film Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic- for the Best actress in a supporting role in the year 2009

@ The Sansui Awards

  • In the year 2001, she won an award for the face for the year, for her work in the movie Kaho Na Pyaar Hai
  • She later (in the year 2001), won the award for jury’s choice- best actress for her outstanding work in Gadar:Ek Prem Katha

Additional awards:

  • In the year 2001, she won the best debut (female) for her work in Kaho Na Pyaar Hai @ the Annual Filmgoers Awards
  • Again in 2001, she won the award for the sensational discovery when she acted in the movie Kaho Na Pyaar Hai @ the Kalashree Awards
  • The year 2002, Amisha won the award for the best actress for her work in the film Gadar Ek Prem Katha @ the Annual Filmgoers Awards
  • In the year 2008, she received a nomination for the best actress for her role in Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. @ the Salaam-E-comedy awards.