She has also appeared in a few Telugu and Tamil films.
Making her acting debut in the 2000 romantic thriller film Kaho Naa...
Her performance in the 2006 film Ankahee received critical recognition.
In 2007, she appeared in a supporting role in Honeymoon Travels Pvt. and also co-starred with Akshay Kumar in Bhool Bhulaiyaa.
At the same time she plunged into modelling, appearing in several commercial campaigns.
Patel has also modelled for well-known Indian brands such as Bajaj Sevashram, Fair & Lovely, Cadburys Jai Lime, Fem, Lux and many more.
The mother added that without her knowledge, they performed her daughter's nikaah (marriage) with the elderly sheikh at a hotel in Barkas area of Hyderabad Old City before this Ramzan.