Suneel Darshan’s movie ‘Ek Haseena Thi Ek Deewana Tha’ might not have worked well but Upen Patel have got words of appreciation from critics for his work and that keeps Upen motivating to do more good work.

Upen Patel has made his Bollywood debut in Abbas-Mastan’s multi starer ’36 Chaina Town,’ and also had done some good movies like Namastey London, Shakalaka Boom Boom, Money Hai Toh Honey Hai, One Two Three and Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani. Upen made his Tamil film début with the movie, ‘I’, directed by S. Shankar.

Upen worked for the weekly cooking show Cook Na Kaho and he was a participant in the daily reality television show, Bigg Boss. he was also one of the contestants in Nach Baliye 7 along with Karishma Tanna.