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Abhay Deol Biography | Age, Height, Movies, More


Abhay Deol is an Indian actor born on 15 March 1976 in Maharashtra, Mumbai, India also known as Abhay Singh Deol. He is from the influential deol family of Bollywood. His parents are Ajit Singh Deol and Usha Deol. He is the nephew of famous veteran actor Dharmendra and cousin of actors Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol. Abhay was graduated from Mumbai University then headed to Los Angeles and studied Fine Arts. After finishing a two year acting course Abhay deol was offered the lead role of Imtiaz Ali’s Socha Na Tha opposite aysha takia. He accepted the offer and made his debut in Hindi film industry. The film was critically acclaimed and an average grosser at the box office. In 2006 He appeared in his second film titled Ahista Ahista. Deol then acted in the multi-starrer comedy drama Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.(2007), which proved to be a box-office success. His two more releases in the year were the crime film Ek Chalis Ki Last Local and the thriller Manorama Six Feet Under. He won the Annual Central European Bollywood Awards and Indo-American Arts Council Awards in best actor category for the film Manorama Six Feet Under. His first release of 2008 was the black comedy film Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! Directed by Dibakar Banerjee. In these he has gathered a large amount of fans and followers not only inside the Indian  region but also outside of India.

Family and Early life

Abhay Deol was born into a Sikh family to Ajit Singh Deol and Usha Deol. Famous Actor Dharmendra is his Paternal Uncle and Sunny Deol, Abhay Deol, Esha Deol and Ahana Deol are his cousins. Abhay was graduated from Mumbai University later headed to Los Angeles and studied Fine Arts. After he finished a two year acting course Abhay deol was offered the lead role of Imtiaz Ali’s Socha Na Tha opposite aysha takia. Deol is reportedly in a relationship with Preeti Desai – Miss Great Britain 2006.

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Real Name : Abhay Singh Deol

Nickname : Dimpy

Profession : Actor, Producer

Age : 41 Years

Date of Birth : 15 March 1976

Birthplace : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Nationality : Indian

Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign : Pisces

Caste : Not Available

Hometown : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Debut   Film: Socha Na Tha (2005)            

Height in Centimeters : 185 cm

Height in meters : 1.85 m

Height in Inches                : 6’ 1”

Weight in Kilograms : 77 kg

Weight in Pounds : 170 lbs

Body Measurements : 41-33-13 Inches

Chest Size : 41 Inches

Waist Size : 33 Inches

Biceps Size : 13 Inches

Shoe Size:  10 (US)

Eye Color : Dark Brown

Hair Color : Black              

Father:  Late Ajit Singh Deol (Filmmaker, Actor)

Mother : Usha Deol

Brother : Not Known

Sister : Not Known

Cousins                : Sunny Deol, Bobby Deol, Esha Deol, Ahana Deol, Ajeita Deol, Vijeta Deol          

Marital Status : Unmarried

Boyfriends : Preeti Desai (Model, Actress)

Wife/ Spouse : Not Known

Son: Not Known

Daughter : Not Known  

Educational Qualification : College dropout

School : Not Available

College/ University : University of Mumbai (dropout),The City College of New York (for acting & theatre)            

Favorite Actor : Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan

Favorite Actress : Angelina Jolie

Favorite Color : White, Black

Favorite Food:  Thai, Chinese cuisine, Tiramisu, Kaju barfi, Gulab jamun, Muffin

Favorite Movie : Hollywood: Bicycle Thieves (1948, Italian), Dr Strangelove (1964), Brazil (1985), Children of Heaven (1997), Star Wars

Hobbies : Interior designing, travelling, yoga, martial arts

Money:  Factor

Net Worth : Not Available

Salary : 2-4 crore/film (INR)        

House Address : Municipal Industrial Estate, Off Dr. E. Moses Road, Worli, Mumbai

Phone Number : Not Available

Email Id : Not Available

Website : Not Available


Abhay Deol made his debut in the film Socha Na Tha. The film got positive reviews in the box office and his performance was very much appreciated by the critics. His second film role was 2006’s Ahista Ahista. Which was not that much successful in the Box Office.The year of 2007 was a great year for him. In 2007, his first film was Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. which emerged commercially in the box office. Abhay had two more releases in the year, the crime film Ek Chalis Ki Last Local and the thriller Manorama Six Feet Under. It latter won the Best Film at the Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council Film Festival in New York City, and Deol won the Best Actor Award. He played the role of a compulsive thief in Oye!Luckey !Luckey! Oye! The film received positive reviews but suffered a lot, because it was released a day after the 2008 Mumbai attacks. In 2009 deol portrayed the titular character in Anurag Kashyap’s film Dev.D which is inspired by Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s classic Bengali romance novel Devdas. The film endured attentions for its distinct visual style, experimental soundtrack, and the innovative narrative structure. In a 4 out of 5 star review for Times of India,his performance was named as “Class Act” by Nikhat Kazmi.. Deol appeared in Zoya Akhtar’s comedy drama road movie Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara in 2011 along with Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar, Katrina Kaif and Kalki Koechlin. The film earned him critical admiration with the nomination of Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor, and was the ninth world-wide highest grossing Bollywood film of all time. Deol made a cameo appearance for an Item number in the movie Tera Kya Hoga Johnny in 2010. In 2012 his film shanghai co-starring emraan hashmi and Kalki Koechlin received mix reviews but was a surprise hit grossing over 200 million in India. His next release of the year was political thriller Chakravyuh starred alongside Arjun Rampal received mixed reviews. Some of his notable successful films are drama film Aisha (2010), Raanjhanaa (2013), the lovers (2013) and romantic comedy Happy Bhag Jayegi (2016).Abhay deol established his production company Forbidden Films in 2009. He is also an active philanthropist and supports several NGOs.


Socha Na Tha

Ahista Ahista

Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.

Ek Chalis Ki Last Local

Manorama Six Feet Under

Oye! Lucky!lucky! oye!


Road, Movie

Tera Kya Hoga Johnny


Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara




The Lovers

One By Two

Happy Bhag Jayegi

Nanu ki Jaanu

The Field

Awards and Accolades

Annual Central European Bollywood Awards

Indo-American Arts Council Awards

Big Star Entertainment Awards (Nominated)

Filmfare Awards (Nominated)

IIFA Awards (Nominated)

Producers Guild Film Awards (Nominated)

Abhay Deol

In this pic we can see Abhay Deol in a lovely outfit where he was posing simply in no expression. He was in clean shave and his hair was perfectly cut and combed with Gel. He was slightly smiling and with his pose he was looking handsome and lovely .

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