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Hersha Patel

Hersha Patel

Hersha Patel is an award-winning presenter and filmmaker who works across entertainment, comedy, food, travel and adventure sports. With a fearless attitude and an infectious sense of humour, Hersha’s eye for a story has taken her from helicopters and mountain tops to canal boats and studios. As the host of her own YouTube channel, ‘Cook with the Little Indian’, she shares tried and tested recipes in a warm and self-deprecating style. Her videos blend delicious food and interesting places, with an array of friends and special guests.

In addition to presenting, Hersha is an accomplished writer, director and producer. In 2017, her debut podcast was nominated for a Fortnum and Mason Food and Drink Award, and her acclaimed mockumentary was nominated for numerous awards, winning Jury’s Pick at the International Freeski Film Festival.