The Slumdog Millionaire actor, who is currently dating his co-star Frieda Pinto, says that he's not planning on walking down the aisle anytime soon. Patel said the issue came to head when his mother read rumors on the Internet that he was about to make it official with Pinto."I was like, Mum, ' I didn't – trust me,'" said the British-born Patel, speaking to People magazine.
As beautiful as it is, there are parts of it that just become a bit tiring to deal with. ' But I guess he was right in a way; we are soul mates." Freida Pinto And Dev Patel Get Cozy In Israel Despite their six year age gap, Freida says that her parents are relieved that she is with a "nice Indian boy instead of off in Hollywood with Colin Farrell.""The first time, my mom was like, ' Well, he’s six years younger than you are.' I said, ' I know.
The paparazzi, for example, and not having privacy. I don’t know how it happened.' But she met him and it all worked out," she added.
Sharing a black-and-white picture of Dev, Freida wrote on Instagram, "So proud of you, Dev!
A fine example of what hardwork, focus, humility and crazy amazing talent rewards one with.
Actor Dev Patel's former girlfriend, actress Freida Pinto has congratulated him on earning an Academy Award nomination this year.
The 32-year-old actress took to social media to give a shout-out to Dev, who has been nominated in the best actor in a supporting role category for in 2017 Oscars.
Dev Patel and Freida Pinto began dating after starring in 2008's Slumdog Millionaire, and the actress said they had some pretty amazing times on the set -- including the time when Dev accidentally punched her!
Freida explained: “The only two people who can understand what happened on Slumdog are the two of us.
actor was spotted grabbing lunch with a group of friends on Wednesday (March 8) in the Koreatown neighborhood of Los Angeles.