|Born||Jaswinder Singh Bhalla
4 May 1960
Doraha, Dt. Ludhiana, Punjab, India
|Education||Ph.D. in Agriculture Science
Punjab Agricultural University
Jaswinder Singh Bhalla (born on 4 May 1960) is a Punjabi comedian and actor. He is also a faculty at Punjab Agricultural University. He started his professional career as a comedian in 1988 with Chankata 88 and became actor with film Dulla Bhatti. He is best known for his comedy series Chankatta and comedy roles in various Punjabi films. He is famous for always using taglines in his movies, and bringing a comic touch to movies through them. He also performs in stage acts and has done tours of Canada and Australia for his stage show Naughty Baba in Town.
As a student at Punjab Agricultural University, Jaswinder Bhalla had done comedy performances in university programmes. He started his professional career in 1988 along with co-performer Bal Mukund Sharma with audio cassette Chhankata 1988.Bal Mukund Sharma and Jasiwnder Bhalla were classmates in Punjab Agriculture University. Word Chankata originated from the collage level annual show performed by Bhalla and Sharma in PAU. They were noticed by Doordarshan Kendra, Jalandhar while performing in Pro. Mohan Singh Mela (culture festival). On personal backing of Punjabi author Jagdev Singh Jassowal. He has released over 27 audio and video albums of Chankata series. Apart from Bal Mukund Sharma, Neelu Sharma has also been part of Chhankata series. Starting with Chhankata 2002, series is also realised as video cassette..
In his Chhankata series, he portrays many characters carefully chosen from all walks of Punjabi society. One of the main characters is Chacha (Uncle) Chatur Singh, who is an old villager and talks about Punjab's politics, differences between rural and urban life, and tells jokes from all walks of life. Another character he portrays is Bhana, a youngster from Chatur Singh's village who has emigrated to USA and appears in the Chhankata as NRI. JB, another character portrayed by Jaswinder Bhalla, is the son of Chatur Singh. Another notable character is Taya Fumhan Singh.
Jaswinder has worked in Punjabi feature films like Mahaul Theek Hai, Jeeja Ji, Jihne Mera Dil Luteya, Power cut, Kabaddi Once Again, Apan Phir Milange, Mel Kara De Rabba, Carry On Jatta, Jatt and Juliet, Jatt Airways. In some Punjabi films he always speak with different Takia Klams. Such as Mein Taa Bhannduu Bullan Naal Akhrote, Je Chandigarh Dhaijoo Pinda Warga Taa Rehjooo or Dhillon Ne Kaalaa Cot Aiven Ni Payeya. He said through his art, he highlights social evils like female foeticide, drugs and unemployment.
In his album Chankatta 2003, he was alleged by certain ragi jathas of making mockery of them and raised strong objections to his album. An apology was issued by the artists and producer of the album. His latest album Mithe Pochey also faced ire of Nambardaars of various villages in Punjab for his satire on them. He was allegedly assaulted by Punjab government official due to his satire on government.
He is married to Parminder Bhalla. He has a son named Pukhraj Bhalla, who has also appeared in some of the Chankata cassettes since 2002. He also has a daughter. He is good friends with Balmukund Sharma, who appears as Bhateej in the Chhankata series.
- Chhankata 88
- Chhankata 90
- Chhankata 91
- Chhankata 92
- Chhankata 92 1/2
- Chhankata 93
- Chhankata 93 1/2(Chacha Shame Shame)
- Chhankata 94
- Chhankata 95
- Chhankata 96
- Chhankata 96 1/2
- Chhankata 97
- Chhankata 97 1/2
- Chhankata 98
- Chhankata 98 3/4
- Chhankata 99 1/4
- Chhankata 99 1/2
- Chhankata 2000
- Chhankata 2000 1/2
- Chhankata 2001
- Chhankata 2002
- Chhankata 2003 (Chacha Sudhar Gaya)
- Chhankata 2004 (Ambarsar Da Paani)
- Chhankata 2005 (Jarh 'Te Koke)
- Chhankata 2006 (Kadd Tiya Kassran) - Special 25th Anniversary
- Chhankata 2007 (Kar Ta Kunda)
- Chhankata 2009 (Mithe Pochey)
|1999||Mahaul Theek Hai||Inspector Jaswinder Bhalla||Says- Mein Taa Paado Parhne|
|2003||Badla The Revenge||Amaru|
|2006||Jija Ji||Says- Jutti tang javai nang, sari umar mat mar dinde aa..|
|2007||Billian Ch Bandar|
|2007||Babal Da Vehra||Massar|
|2008||Chak De Phatte||JB||Says- Main Ta Bhann Du Bulla Naal Akhrot|
|2010||Mel Karade Rabba||Rajvir's Mama||Says- Sada Patola Satho Hi Ohla|
|2011||Jihne Mera Dil Luteya||Prof. Bhalla||Says- Saheli Te Haveli Edi Cheti Ni Bandi|
|2012||Aappan Pher Milange||Gora Gappi||Says- Mein taa dharti te baith ke chann nu vech dooo, rann ki cheej aa|
|2012||Jatt and Juliet||Joginder Singh||Says- Je Chandigarh Dhai ju Pinda Warga Taa Reh ju|
|2012||Kabaddi Once Again||Coach Suchha Singh Sandhu|
|2012||Carry On Jatta||Advocate Dhillon||Says- Dhillon ne kala coat aiven ni paya, 2.Sali gandi aulaad, na majaa na swaad|
|2012||Raula Pai Gaya||Prof. Bhalla||Says- Software Sikhadoon Kalle-Kalle Nu|
|2013||Stupid 7||Parry's Grandfather|
|2013||Daddy Cool Munde Fool||Parminder Singh Puppy||Says- Sale do jammay dowain nikamme|
|2013||Lucky Di Unlucky Story||Gurvinder Brar||Says- 365 charitar naar de, saara saal bande nu maarde|
|2013||Rangeelay||Retd.DSP Baldev Singh||Says- Ik teri arrh bhan ni,lassi peen da shaunk na koi|
|2013||Jatts In Golmaal||Balli Chacha||Says- Jhote khare ton te chache charre ton jinni door rahoge,sehat lyi onna changa|
|2013||Jatt & Juliet 2||Inspector Joginder Singh||Says- Akh laal aa tan tin star ghanere aa, Inspector joginder naal mukabla, lagda maut nerhe-terhe aa|
|2013||Jatt Boys - Putt Jattan De||Prof. Parwana||Says- Maarhi soch te pair di moch, bande nu agge vadan nhi dindi|
|2013||Jatt Airways||Says- Zameen Banjar te Aulad Kanjar rabb kisi nu na deve|
|2013||Viyah 70 KM||Piyara Singh Lotte||Says-Mistree Piyara Singh Lotte jadon vi karda gall guniye ch karda|
|2013||RSVP - Ronde Saare Vyah Picho|
|2013||Jatt in Mood|
|2013||Just U & Me||Says - KHUD CH WDEYA SAPP TE JNAANI CH WDEYA SHAKK,AUKHE E NIKAL DE NE|
|2014||Marrij da Garrij|
|2014||Yarran Da Ketchup||Sukhbir Singh Sohi||Says AKH BAAJ VARGI TE NEEYAT TALLE ALE SADH WARGI|
|2014||Saada Jawai NRI|
|2014||"Oh My Pyo"||Mama|
|2014||Paaji In Trouble|
|2014||Chakk De Phatte 2|
|2014||Carry on Jatta 2||Advocate Dhillon|
|2014||Mr. & Mrs. 420|
- Actor Jaswinder Bhalla is professor of Agricultural Science
- Naughty Baba In Town Tickets
- Big honour for 'Chankata' man
- "GOOD MORNING SHOW JASWINDER BHALLA-1". Chardikla timetv. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- "Ban humour: Punjab artistes". The Tribune. March 2, 2003. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- "Comedians hit at govt in new music album". The Tribune. December 3, 2006. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- "A shameful act". The Tribune. March 11, 2003. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- "Good morning show with Jaswinder Bhalla-p2". Chardikla timetv. Retrieved 4 June 2013.