Akshay Patel was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Oldest of two boys, Akshay graduated from El Dorado High School in 2009. Since then he has pursued his dream of modeling and acting. Akshay lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico where he avidly studies Biology at the University of New Mexico while modeling and acting. He is signed with the Phoenix Agency in Albuquerque along with Personal Model Management in London and Milan and dozens of other well known agencies. With a year of intensive modeling in St. Louis, he returned to Albuquerque to be featured in two major motion pictures Toy Soldier and Odd Thomas by Steven Sommers. In 2010, Akshay started a decorating business called Simply Decor and Event. This business endeavor led him into the fashion industry with the launch of ANC Clothing, his own line of chic, stylish contemporary clothes. Akshay has also competed in the Fitness America and Model America shows. Akshay offers appearances and promotions for many companies.