Dipna Patel is an Indian actress and model. She was crowned the 2nd Runner Up at the I AM SHE – Miss Universe India 2012. She also won the Femina Style Diva 2012 Season 1 and Miss Asia Pacific World India 2012. She made her feature film debut with Gujjubhai The Great, a comedy drama based on the franchise of Gujjubhai stage-plays by Siddharth Randeria and directed by Ishaan Randeria.
|Awards||2nd Runners Up in I AM She – Miss Universe India 2012|
Early life and education
Patel used to perform garba almost every night of the Navratri festival in Vadodara until 2013, after which her professional engagements did not leave her the time to do so.
Patel started her glamour career in 2011 by winning the Miss Citadel Pune (Yin Yang) title. She also won the titles of Miss Asia Pacific World India 2012 and Femina Style Diva 2012 1st Season and was the second runner up at the I AM She – Miss Universe India 2012.
Patel made her debut in movies with the Ishaan Randeria-directed Gujarati film Gujjubhai The Great, the highest grossing Gujarati film at the time. The film is a comedy-drama based on the franchise of Gujjubhai stage plays by Siddharth Randeria. The movie shot for 8 weeks in Mumbai and 15 weeks in Gujarat.
Patel won the coveted Best Actress Award (Padmarani Paritoshik Shrestha Abhinetri 2018) out of 8 nominations for her performance in the Gujarati play "Santakukdi".The play was a part of the prestigious Chitralekha Natyaspardha held annually and is an official adaptation of the acclaimed Marathi play - White Lily Night Rider.
|Pritam Pyare Pappuji||2012–13||Hindi||Dance Drama||Vipul Mehta||Sanjay Goradia Productions|
|Aadhe Adhure||2014||Hindi||Lalit Parimoo||Natsamaj|
|Mauj Karone Yaar||2014||Gujarati||Kiran Bhatt||Mumbai Samachar|
|Thappo||2015–16||Gujarati||Kamlesh Oza||Rrutu Oza Production|
|Mayday||2016–Present||English||Musical||Trishla Patel||TPot Productions|
|Tik Tak Tales||2016–Present||English||Children's Play||Ulka Mayur & Songs By Mayur Puri||Story Circus|
|Raju, Raja Ram Aur Main||2016–Present||Hindi||Directed by Kedar Shinde||Sharman Joshi Productions|
|The Exchange Student||2017–Present||Hindi & English||Trishla Patel||TPot Production|
|Santakukdi||2017–Present||Gujarati||Shivang Thakkar||Shivansham Production|
|Dhamaal-E-Ishq||2019–Present||Gujarati||Santosh Rane & Vaibhav Biniwale||Sanjay Goradia- Kaustubh Trivedi|
|Year||Name of the film||Role||Special Notes|
|2015||Gujjubhai The Great||Tanisha Gandhi||Lead role|
|2017||Beat That||Short film|
|2018||Why did I ask ?||Short film|
|2019||The Great Indian Escape||Anu Bhargava||Cameo|
- "From NIFT Dipna comes a long way". DNA. 9 May 2016. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
- "No other city can match Vadodara's garbas: Dipna Patel". The Times of India. Retrieved 10 October 2016.
- "Beauty & The Crown". The Indian Express. Retrieved 29 August 2016.
- "I will continue doing Gujarati plays: Dipna Patel". The Times of India. Retrieved 29 August 2016.
- "Gujju girl Dipna to play 'Thappo' abroad". DNA. 17 January 2016. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
- "Dipna Patel doing a Gujarati TV show!". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 October 2016.