Nikesha Patel is a British-Indian model and actress. She first started her career on British shows. In the 2010s, she pursued a career in Bollywood. She made her debut in the Telugu film Puli. She then made her first Kannada role in Narasimha, which got her a nomination for SIIMA Award for Best Female Debutant. She has since had roles in the Kannada films Dakota Picture and Varadhanayaka. She later starred in the Telugu film Om 3D as well as in the Tamil films Thalaivan and Yennamo Yedho. Her works on the big screen were mostly Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada projects.