Abhay Deol is an Indian actor and producer who primarily appears in Bollywood movies. His full name is Abhay Singh Deol and he was born on March 15, 1976 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is the nephew of actor Dharmendra and cousin of Bollywood celebrities Sunny Deol, Bobby Deol and Esha Deol. He is a versatile actor and is well known for his outstanding performances. He entered into Bollywood in the year 2005 and started his career with director Imtiaz Ali's movie, 'Socha Na Tha'. This movie was successful at box – office and Abhay Deol's performance as 'Viren' was appreciated by the audiences. In 2007 he received the 'Best Film Award' at the Mahindra Indo - American Arts Council Film Festival and 'Best Actor Award' for his outstanding performance in movie, 'Manorama Six Feet Under'. Abhay Deol received the titles like 'The New Face of India' and appeared on the cover page of two magazines namely 'Man's World' and 'Time Our Mumbai'.