Some interesting facts about Jimmy Shergill's life

Know more about Jimmy Shergill, the star of Punjabi cinema who has charmed Punjabi fans across the world with his brilliant performances in movies like, Yaaran Naal Bahaaraan, Tera Mera Ki Rishta, and Mel Karade Rabba. Now an owner of production house called, Jimmy Shergill Productions, this dashing actor has come a long way since his debut in Hindi movie in Gulzaar’s ‘Maachis’.

Here are a few interesting facts about Jimmy Shergill

Jimmy Shergill’s real name is Jasjit Singh Gill.

  • He was born on 3 december 1970 in Gorakhpur, Uttarpradesh.
  • He moved to Punjab, the place of his ancestors, in 1985 where he studied in The Punjab Public School, Nabha and Bikram College, Patiala.
  • He learned acting from Sir Harpal Singh. 
  • His wife name is Priyanka Puri.  
  • He has a son named-Veer singh 
  • He started his Punjabi film career in 2005 in Manmohan Singh’s Yaaran Naal Baharan. 
  • The first film released under his Production company- Jimmy Shergill Productions is  ‘Dharti’ (2011)
  • He made his debut as an actor in a hindi movie-Maachis (1996), directed by Gulzaar.