Deol debut movie 2005 film Socha Na Tha, 2006 film Ahista Ahista, 2007 film Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. that had a multi-star cast and emerged as a box office success. His second big release for the year was Ek Chalis Ki Last Local. His third film in 2007 was Manorama Six Feet Under, which won the Best Film at the Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council Film Festival in New York City.
He also won Best Actor award for his role for the same. His only 2008 release was Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! Which became extremely popular, Deol devised and enacted the title role of Devdas in the 2009 Hindi film Dev.D. Nikhat Kazmi, the critic for Times of India gave the movie a perfect 5 out 5 stars in her review.
Deol has also started producing films through his company Forbidden Films. For Basra, the first film under his new production company,Deol learned the Israeli martial art Krav Maga.Abhay did a special Item number for the movie Tera Kya Hoga Johnny in 2010.He also trained to be a deep-sea diver for his film Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara which was filmed in Spain.
He's not the sort to talk about his private life. But very soon he might have to! is engaged to UK-based girlfriend Preeti Desai.
the two exchanged rings at a private ceremony a month back. Preeti makes her debut in Shorr In The City and sources claim the two decided to take the big step.
Preeti is of Indian origin and was crowned Miss Great Britain in 2006.
Mark- Deol Has done majority of work with debutant directors; rather unusual and daring in the context of "star driven" Hindi film industry.
"I have seen short films made by students, photography exhibitions, and theatre performances by students. All shared the same theme i.e. My City, My Park,"