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The pair were dogged by marriage rumours throughout their relationship, prompting Patel to deny reports in 2010 that they were engaged.The 24-year-old Londoner has revealed he is still "incredibly close" to Freida, 30, whom he dated for six years.
"We are incredibly close," he says of the 30-year-old beauty. Dev Patel broke hearts when he attended last nights Oscars 2017 Awards with his mother as his date.He was also pictured joking with his co-star Sunny Pawar, 8, who plays the younger version of his character Saroo Brierley.The pair were sweethearts who met filming the Danny Boyle movie in 2008, but they confirmed their split at the end of last year.Speaking to the Guardian, Dev said: "We are incredibly close.Patel beat out experienced actors to win the role of Anwar, but admitted “on the first day of shooting [he] didn't really know what to do”.
His work on Skins caught the eye of Danny Boyle’s then 17-year-old daughter Caitin, who recommended him to her father for his film Slumdog Millionaire.
Dev 26, was nominated for Best Supporting Actor for Lion, but lost to Moonlight’s Mahershala Ali.
He took home a BAFTA Award earlier this month, an experience he said was "overwhelming".“Wow! Words, words, words," he stumbled when accepting the award in London.“This is so overwhelming.
The couple split up in December 2014, but a year later Patel revealed that he was still “best friends” with his ex.
He told The Times Weekend magazine: “Oh, she's great. She has been one of the most impactful people on my life.
“We shared a very beautiful experience together not only cinematically but personally so I'll always have great respect for her.”Patel is currently single and concentrating on his career.