Diljit Singh Dosanjh is an Indian actor, singer, and author. He shot to fame by singing the tracks “Nachh Diyan Alran Kuwariyan” and “Paggan Pochviyan Wale.” He is among the main stars within the Punjabi Movie and Music Trade.
Diljit Dosanjh was born on 6 January 1984 (age 36 years; as of 2020) in Dosanjh Kalan, Jalandhar, Punjab. He hails from a Punjabi humble household. His father labored as a bus driver in Punjab Roadways and earned round Rs. 5,000 a month. He did his elementary education at Ludhiana’s Shri Guru Harkrishan Public College. He additionally attended Al Manar Public College, Ludhiana to finish his tenth normal. Diljit was inclined in the direction of music from a really younger age and began acting at gurudwaras to satisfy his singing needs.
He gave his first stage efficiency to have interaction the viewers when Grasp Saleem reached late for one in all his exhibits.
Height: 5’ 9”
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Body Measurements: Chest 40″, Waist 30″, Biceps 14″
Household, Caste & Spouse
Diljit Dosanjh belongs to a Sikh Jatt Household. His father, Balbir Singh Dosanjh, labored as a bus driver with Punjab Roadways and his mom, Sukhwinder Kaur, is a homemaker. Diljit has a brother, Manjeet Singh. He additionally has one sister.
Diljit is married to Sandeep Kaur. The couple has a son.
Diljit made his singing debut in 2002 with the album “Ishq Da Uda Ada.” Subsequent, he launched his album “Dil.” In February 2011, he made his performing debut with the movie “The Lion of Punjab.” Although the movie underperformed on the field workplace, his track “Lak 28 Kudi Da” from the movie, which additionally featured ‘Yo Yo Honey Singh,’ was a giant hit.
Diljit launched his first single “Nachdi De” that includes Miss Pooja in 2009. Thereafter, he launched numerous tremendous hit singles together with “Patiala Peg,” “Jatt Fire Karda,” “5 Taara,” “Raat Di Gedi,” and “Jind Mahi.” In 2013, he acquired his singing breakthrough with the track “Proper Patola” that includes Badshah. Furthermore, the track turned the primary Punjabi track to be featured on Vevo.
Later, he appeared in numerous Punjabi movies like “Jatt and Juliet,” “Jatt & Juliet 2,” “Punjab 1984, “Sardaarji,” “Ambarsariya,” and “Super Singh.” All of the movies had been a business success.
Dosanjh made his Bollywood performing debut with the movie “Udta Punjab.” The movie was an enormous success and in addition earned him his first Filmfare. Diljit has additionally lent his voice for numerous Bollywood movie tracks together with “Pee Pa Pee Pa Ho Gaya” from the movie ‘Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya,’ “Tung Tung Baje” from the movie ‘Singh is Bling,’ “Ikk Kuddi” from the movie ‘Udta Punjab,’ and “Move Your Lakk” from the movie ‘Noor.’
In 2018, he featured within the movie “Soorma” during which he performed the function of the well-known Worldwide hockey participant “Sandeep Singh.”
Diljit has additionally hosted the TV present “Awaaz Punjab Di.” He has endorsed numerous manufacturers together with Coca-Cola and Flipkart Join for Punjab.
Along with performing and singing, he’s additionally a philanthropist. He based the “Saanjh Foundation” on his thirtieth birthday (2013), which goals to assist underprivileged youngsters and senior residents.
- Diljit confronted criticism for his songs when some Punjabi ladies raised their voices towards the songs of Diljit Dosanjh, Yo Yo Honey Singh, and Jazzy B. They thought-about the songs to be vulgar and anti-cultural.
- In December 2012, Diljit’s residence in Ludhiana was raided by a crew of Earnings Tax Division.
- In December 2020, through the farmers’ protest in Delhi towards the central authorities’s newly handed farmer’s payments, he had a confrontation on Twitter with Kangana Ranaut after Kangana shared a publish on her Twitter account during which she mistakenly recognized an old girl from Punjab as Bilkis Bano (the face of anti-CAA protests in Shaheen Bagh in Delhi); nonetheless, later, the lady turned out to be a Sikh girl, Mahinder Kaur. In her tweet, which she later deleted, Kangana had questioned the intention of the lady whereas taking the perimeters of the farmers.
Later, Diljit Dosanjh took to Twitter to slam Kangana for her touch upon an aged Sikh girl. He additionally shared a video of the aged girl on his Twitter deal with.
Revered MAHINDER KAUR JI 🙏🏾
Ah Sunn La Ni With Proof @KanganaTeam
Banda Ena V Ni Anna Hona Chaida..
Kush v Boli Turi jandi aa .. pic.twitter.com/Ie1jNGJ0J1
— DILJIT DOSANJH (@diljitdosanjh) December 2, 2020
Following this, Kangana known as Diljit a ‘pet’ of filmmaker Karan Johar, which fueled the Twitter feud between the 2. Later, Kanagana’s feedback had been roundly criticised by Richa Chadda, Swara Bhaskar, and a number of Punjabi celebrities corresponding to Mika Singh, Ammy Virk, and others.
- PTC Punjabi Music Award for Greatest Folks Pop Album for the album “The Next Level” (2010)
- PTC Punjabi Movie Award for Most Standard Track of the Yr for the track “Lak 28 Kudi Da” (2010)
- Punjabi Worldwide Movie Academy Award for Greatest Actor for the movie “Jihne Mera Dil Luteya” (2012)
- PTC Punjabi Music Award for Greatest Bhangra Track of the Yr & Greatest Pop Vocalist Male for the track “Kharku” (2013)
- PTC Punjabi Movie Awards for Greatest Actor for the movie “Jatt & Juliet 2” (2014)
- Track of the Yr for Non-Movie for the track “Patiala Peg” (2015)
- PTC Punjabi Movie Award for Most Standard Track of the Yr for the track “Veervaar” (2016)
- Filmfare Award for Greatest Debut Actor Male for the movie “Udta Punjab” (2017)
- Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the Most Trending Persona of the Yr (2018)
Diljit’s automotive assortment features a Porsche Panamera, Mitsubishi Pajero, Audi Q7, BMW 5 Sequence, and a Mercedes Benz G63.
Diljit’s web price is estimated to be Rs. 170 crore. He will get paid round Rs. 4 crores per movie.
- Meals: Sarson Ka Saag Makki Ki Roti, Pinni
- Actor: Salman Khan
- Singers: Gurdas Maan, Kuldeep Manak, Arijit Singh, Sunidhi Chauhan, Taylor Swift
- Diljit loves dancing in his leisure time.
- He has a bungalow in Dugri Section II, Ludhiana.
- He was initially named “Daljit” however he modified it to “Diljit” on the advice of Rajinder Singh, his document producer.
- Dosanjh has an ideal sense of humour and holds a jovial persona.
- In 2017, it was rumoured that Diljit had bought a Cessna 340A Jet Airplane. Nevertheless, the actor clarified that the jet was simply known as to drop him to someplace in Rajasthan for a movie shoot. He instructed that he doesn’t personal any personal jet.
- Diljit just isn’t very snug with the English language and prefers to talk in Punjabi. He instructed that he requires somebody to his assist when he interacts with an English talking particular person.
- Diljit instructed throughout an interview that he dislikes blunt lyrics within the songs.
- Diljit is a die-hard fan of American TV persona Kylie Jenner. He’s usually seen commenting on her posts on social media platforms.
- Initially, he refused to behave in Soorma as he didn’t wish to play a sports activities character within the movie, however Sandeep Singh’s inspiring story led him to take up the function. Later, he additionally learnt to play hockey beneath the steering of Sandeep Singh.
- Diljit has rejected numerous movies from his favorite administrators as he was requested to function with out the turban.
- Diljit considers Johnny Depp’s function “Captain Jack Sparrow” in ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ as his dream function.