|Height (in Cms)||170 cms|
|Height (in Feet Inches)||5 feet 6 inches|
|Date Of Birth||Jan 06, 1984|
Diljit Dosanjh is an Indian singer, actor and television presenter who hails from Punjab. He has acted in several notable Punjabi films including blockbusters like 'Jatt & Juliet' and 'Sardaar Ji'. He makes his Bollywood debut with the 2016 film 'Udta Punjab'.
Diljit Singh Singing Career and Acting Debut
Diljit Dosanjh is an Indian actor, performer, singer, television host and a social media influencer. He started by singing Punjabi songs and saw great success in the field, which eventually led him to act in some superhit Punjabi films, making him a household name. He acted in films like Jatt and Juliett, Ambarsariya, Sardar Ji and many more, all of which were blockbusters and his film Punjab 1985 won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film In Punjabi.
Diljit Singh Bollywood Career
Diljit made his Bollywood debut in the year 2016 with the social drama film Udta Punjab which was directed by Abhishek Chaubey and produced by Anurag Kashyap. Udta Punjab also starred Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Kareena Kapoor Khan and told the story about the serious drug problems in Punjab. Diljit played the role of a corrupt police officer whose own brother gets into drugs and is sent to rehab. Diljit also sang Ik Kudi for the film and his performance was praised by all.
He then acted opposite Anushka Sharma in a film also produced by her titled Phillauri. His performance was once again praised by all. Then in the year 2018, he acted in Welcome to New York along with Sonakshi Sinha, Karan Johar and Riteish Deshmukh. This film featured cameos from many celebrities and was India’s first 3D comedy.
In the same year, he starred in the sports biopic film Soorma opposite Tapsee Pannu where he played the role of the Indian hockey player Sandeep Singh who had gotten shot and got paralyzed but went on to play for the Indian team once again. He also has a comedy film titled Kaneda coming up which also features Anushka Sharma and Arjun Kapoor.
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