Jimmy Shergill Wiki/Biography
Jimmy Shergill was born on 03-12-1970 in Gorakhpur in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an Indian Film Actor & Film Producer who best known for his work in Hindi and Punjabi films.
Jimmy Shergill Career
Jimmy Shergill did his studies from Nabha “The Punjab Public School” and did his graduation from Bikram College, under Punjabi University, Patiala. He made his acting debut from the 1996 Bollywood superhit film Maachis as Jasjit Shergill. His performance in the film was up to the mark and he succeeded to impress the audiences as well as Bollywood filmmakers as well as directors from his debutant film. This film did fairly good business at the Box office. In 2000, he was fortunate to work under the Yash Raj films banner in the film Mohabbatein and also shared the screen with the Bollywood Superstars such as Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai and Amitabh Bachchan were in the main lead. His first ever commercially as well as critics successful film was Sanjay Dutt starring film Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. as Zaheer. This film was much liked by the audiences as well as received tons of positive reviews from the public and film critics.
In 2005, he made his Pollywood debut through the Manmohan Singh’s directed Punjabi film Yaaran Naal Baharan starring Juhi Babbar, Raj Babbar, and Anupam Kher. He impressed the Punjabi film audience by his debut film. Along with Punjabi films, he appeared in some of the Bollywood Hit films and had a great chance to work with the Top leading actors and actress of the Hindi cinema and he made a milestone in the Bollywood through his intense acting on the silver screen. From 2003-2018 he appeared in the number of films such as Charas, Hum Tum, Tom Dick and Harry, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Victoria No. 203, A Wednesday!, My Name Is Khan, Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster, Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns, Tanu Weds Manu: Returns, Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3 and Veerey Ki Wedding. As a producer, he produced his first-ever film was Dharti (Punjabi film) and his film Dharti won the PTC Best Film (Critics) Award. Then after he produced some other Punjabi films such as Taur Mittran Di, Saadi Love Story, and Rangeelay.
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Jimmy Shergill Physical Stats & More
||in centimeters– 173 cm
in meters– 1.73 m
in feet inches– 5’ 8”
||in kilograms– 65 kg
in pounds– 143 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)
||– Chest: 39 inches
– Waist: 30 inches
– Biceps: 12 inches
Jimmy Shergill Personal Life
|Date of Birth
||3 December 1970
|Age (as in 2018)
||Deokahia village, Sardarnagar, Gorakhpur district, Uttar Pradesh
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign
||Patiala, Punjab, India
||St. Paul’s college, Lucknow
The Punjab Public School, Nabha, Punjab
Yadavindra Public School, Patiala
||Bikram College, Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab
||Film (Hindi): Maachis (1996)
Film (Punjabi): Yaaran Naal Baharan (2005)
Film (Production): Dharti (2011)
||Reading, Playing & Watching Cricket
||• Best Actor Award at 11th Norway Bollywood Film Festival in Oslo for Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns
• PTC Best Actor Award for Mel Karade Rabba
• PTC Best Film (Critics) Award for Dharti
Jimmy Shergill Family
||Priyanka Puri (m. 2001-present)
||Son– Veer Shergill
||Father– Satyajeet Singh Shergil
Mother– Late Balraj Kaur Shergill
||Brother– Aman Shergill
Jimmy Shergill Favourite Things
||Sarson ka Saag with Makki ki Roti
||Irrfan Khan, Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Sunny Deol
||Deepika Padukone, Jennifer Lawrence
||Bollywood: Happy Bhag Jayegi
Hollywood: American History X
||“Let’s go our separate ways, together”
Facts About Jimmy Sheirgill
- Jimmy belongs to a family of landowners and distillers.
- Since his school days, he wanted to join the Armed Forces.
- Until the age of 18, he wore a turban but removed it; as he found it difficult to manage it in the hostel. After becoming cut surd, his family so much disappointed that they didn’t talk to him for a year.
- After getting encouraged by his cousin Suminder, he joined Roshan Taneja’s acting school.
- In 1989, he met with a very serious accident while riding a bike; a few of his bones got fractured.
- In 1994, Gulzar was directing ‘Maachis’ so he went to meet him to get a chance to assist him. Instead, Gulzar offered him a small role in ‘Maachis’ and that’s how his acting journey got started.