Jimmy Sheirgill Biography

Jimmy Sheirgill Biography!! Jimmy Sheirgill (born Jasjit Singh Gill) also credited as Jimmy Shergill, is an Indian Actor and Producer who primarily works in Hindi and Punjabi films. He is a recipient of several accolades including one Producers Guild Film Award and one PTC Punjabi Film Award with one Filmfare Award nomination.

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Jimmy began his film career with the 1996 thriller Maachis. Jimmy breakthrough came with the blockbuster musical romantic drama Mohabbatein in year 2000, which became the highest-grossing Hindi film of the year, following which Jimmy starred in several other box-office hits including – Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai in 2002, Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. in year (2003), Hum Tum (2004), A Wednesday! (2008), Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster (2011), Tanu Weds Manu (2011), Special 26 (2013), Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns (2013), Happy Bhag Jayegi (2016) and De De Pyaar De (2019).

Jimmy highest-grossing releases came with the comedy-drama Lage Raho Munna Bhai in year (2006), the drama film My Name Is Khan in (2010) and the romantic comedy Tanu Weds Manu: Returns in (2015), all of which rank among the highest-grossing Indian films of all time. The latter earned him a nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor.

Jimmy Sheirgill Biography

Bio/Wiki
Real Name Jasjit Singh Gill
Other Name Jimmy Shergill
Nickname Jimmy
Profession(s) Actor, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 173 cm
in meters– 1.73 m
in feet inches– 5’ 8”
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 3 December 1970
Age (as in 2023) 53 Years
Birthplace Deokahia village, Sardarnagar, Gorakhpur district, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Sagittarius
Nationality Indian
Hometown Patiala, Punjab, India
School(s) St. Paul’s college, Lucknow
The Punjab Public School, Nabha, Punjab
Yadavindra Public School, Patiala
College/University Bikram College, Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab
Educational Qualification B.Com
Debut Film (Hindi): Maachis (1996)
Film (Punjabi): Yaaran Naal Baharan (2005)
Film (Production): Dharti (2011)
Web Series: Rangbaaz Phirse (2020)
Religion Sikhism
Caste Jat
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Hobbies Reading, Playing & Watching Cricket
Awards • 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
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Priyanka Puri
Marriage Date Year- 2001
Family
Wife/Spouse Priyanka Puri (m. 2001-present)
Children Son– Veer Shergill
Parents Father– Satyajeet Singh Shergil
Mother– Late Balraj Kaur Shergill
Siblings Brother– Aman Shergill
Favourite Things
Food Sarson ka Saag with Makki ki Roti
Beverage Black Coffee
Actor(s) Irrfan KhanSalman KhanSanjay DuttSunny Deol
Actress(es) American History X (1998)
Film(s) Bollywood: Happy Bhag Jayegi
Hollywood: American History X
Punjabi: Jindua
Car Ferrari
Colour White
Quote “Let’s go our separate ways, together”
Sport Cricket
Style Quotient
Car Collection Range Rover
Bike Collection Harley Davidson
Money Factor
Salary (approx.) ₹1-2 crore/film
Net Worth (approx.) ₹68 Crore ($10 million)

Jimmy Sheirgill Age

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Jimmy Sheirgill was born on 3 December 1970 in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. He was born into a Jat family of Punjabi Sikh aristocracy. Jimmy paternal great aunt was the famous Indian artist Amrita Sher-Gil.

Jimmy Sheirgill Family

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Jimmy married his long time girlfriend Priyanka Puri in 2001. They both have a son named Veer. Jimmy changed the spelling of his surname “Shergill” to “Sheirgill” because the name Jimmy Shergill was already used on social media. Jimmy walked the ramp with underprivileged children for a charity fashion show in 2013. In 2014, Jimmy donated warm clothes for the homeless in North India. Jimmy participated in the 6-hour telethon to raise funds to rebuild Kerala, which was devastated by floods in 2018.

Some Facts About Jimmy Sheirgill

  • He belongs to a family of landowners and distillers.
  • Since his school days, Jimmy wanted to join the Armed Forces.
  • Until the age of 18, Jimmy 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, Jimmy joined Roshan Taneja’s acting school.
  • In 1989, Jimmy met with a very serious accident while riding a bike; a few of his bones got fractured.
  • He rose to fame after his chocolate boy performance in the film Mohabbatein.
  • Jimmy is not so much addicted to social media and hardly posts something on it.
  • Jimmy is very polite and innocent personality in real life.
  • Jimmy changed the spelling of his surname from ‘Shergill’ to ‘Sheirgill’ because the first one was often used on social media.
  • He has done a lot of Punjabi movies and is quite popular in Punjabi industry.

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