Diljit Dosanjh is an Indian Punjabi singer, television presenter and an actor. He made his film debut with ‘The Lion of Punjab’ in 2011. His Jatt & Juliet movie is counted among the most successful Punjabi movies in history. His first recorded mainstream performance was his solo track and music video Ishq Da Uda Ada from his 2000 album. He was last seen in the National Award winning film – Punjab 1984. He made his bollywood debut with the film Udta Punjab. He will soon be seen judging Colors’ first singing based reality show “Rising Star” alongwith Shankar Mahadevan.
Name : Diljit Dosanjh
Profession : Actor, Singer and Writer
Date of Birth : 6 January 1984
Age (as in 2017) : 33 Years
Birth Place : Dosanjh Kalan, Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign : Capricorn
Nationality : Indian
Father : Balbir Singh Dosanjh
Mother : Sukhwinder Kaur
Brothers : Manjeet Singh
Sisters : 1
Height : 5’ 10”
Weight : 68 kg
Eye Colour : Black
Hair Colour : Black
Hometown : Ludhiana, Punjab, India
School : Shri Guru Harkrishan Public School, Ludhiana
College : Al Manar Public School, Ludhiana
Debut Film : Mel Karade Rabba (2010)
Debut Album : Ishq Da Uda Ada (2000)
Religion : Sikh
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status : Unmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends : Not Known
Wife : N/A
Salary : Not Known
Net Worth : $16 million
Some Lesser Known Facts About Diljit Dosanjh
Diljit started performing in front of people since his schooling days at Gurudwaras.
He is very active in social causes and on his 30th birthday in 2013, he launched his foundation called Saanjh Foundation to help underprivileged children and senior citizens.
His song Proper Patola, was the first Punjabi song to be featured on Vevo.
His movie Jatt and Juliet and its sequel Jatt and Juliet 2 were record breaking Punjabi hit films.
He endorses for brands like Coca-Cola and Flipkart Connect in Punjab.
He has won 3 BritAsia TV Music Awards.
In 2000, he launched his debut album called Ishq Da Uda Ada.
His song Lak 28 Kudi Da was a mega hit in which Yo Yo Honey Singh also featured
2000 Ishq Da Uda Adaa
2006 Ishq Ho Gaya
2009 The Next Level
2012 Urban Pendu
2012 Back 2 Basics
2013 Sikh 2
2011 The Lion of Punjab
2011 Jihne Mera Dil Luteya
2012 Jatt & Juliet
2013 Saadi Love Story
2013 Jatt & Juliet 2
2014 Disco Singh
2014 Punjab 1984
2015 Mukhtiar Chadha
2016 Sardaarji 2
2016 Udta Punjab
2017 Super Singh (To Be Released )
2017 Phillauri (To Be Released )
2017 Kaneda (To Be Released )