Name: Jimmy Shergill
Birthday: 3rd December, 1971
Marital Status: He is married to Priyanka Puri Shergill. The couple has a son named Veer.
Biography: Jimmy Shergill belongs to a Sikh Jatt Family based in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh. He has grown up mostly in Punjab and studied in Patiala before moving to Mumbai to work in films. Jimmy’s stint in Bollywood began quite well with Gulzar’s Maachis which focused on the Punjab Terrorism during the early 1980s. Following this, he was seen next in Yash Raj Films’ Mohabbatein with veteran and renowned actors like Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan. The film was a commercial hit.
He went on to work in noticeable and important roles in films like Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai, Haasil, Munnabhai MBBS, Yahaan, Lage Raho Munnabhai, My Name is Khan, Tanu weds Manu, Saheb, Biwi aur Gangster and more recently Rajdhani Express. Critics have always appreciated his work. He has a great sense of honesty in his acting which transforms well on screen.
Jimmy has worked in many Punjabi films as well and is one of the top actors in Punjabi Film Industry garnering many commercial hits.