Ameet was inspired to take up acting by watching Grange Hill. He enrolled in a Sunday acting workshop when he was 13. Ameet's best-known film role came in Bend It Like Beckham. Other credits include The Drive, The Wild West and Princelet of Golum Street. He's also appeared in several plays, such as Wicked Year, Balti Kings, The Skeleton, Ungrateful Dead, Crazy Horse and Papa Was A Bus Conductor. On TV, Ameet has been in The League of Gentlemen, Teenage Health Freak, Doctors and Holby City.