Neeru Bajwa

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Neeru Bajwa
Born Neerujit Kaur Bajwa
(1979-08-26) 26 August 1979 (age 34)
punjab, India
Occupation Actor, producer
Years active 1998 – present

Neeru Bajwa (Punjabi: ਨੀਰੁ ਬਾਜਵਾ) (born 26 August 1980) is a Canadian born Punjabi actress. She started her career with Dev Anand in the bollywood film Main Solah Baras Ki and then moved onto working in Indian Soap Opera's and Punjabi Films.

Early life and background[edit]

In her documentary film Bollywood Bound she admits to being a high school drop out who had little interest in studies and was always inspired by the glamour of Bollywood, so she moved to Mumbai to fulfil her dreams.[1]

Career[edit]

Her new single (Dharmic) called "Guru Nanak Dev Ji which is releasing in June 2014, composed by Sukshinder Shinda and label will be in Dharam Seva Records (UK) & Elite Music (India).

Indian television[edit]

She started her career in Indian Soap Opera's in 2003 with Hari Mirchi Lal Mirchi[2] on DD1 before moving on to Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani on Zee TV followed by Jeet on Star Plus and then Guns and Roses on Star One where she met ex-fiance Amit Sadh.[3] She also appears in the CID Serial ( CID Special Bureau ) as fiance of ACP Satyakand and has been seen in drama Bone Marrow

Music videos[edit]

She appeared in her first Punjabi video in 2003 for Punjabi singer Kamal Heer for the song Kainthey Wala. She went on to do several other Punjabi videos for different artists like Hey Soniye with Silinder Pardesi, Juggy D, Rishi Rich.[citation needed].[citation needed] She also appeared in a Pakistani music video "hum kis gali ja rahay hain" sung by Atif Aslam.

Bollywood films[edit]

She made her debut in Bollywood in 1998 with Dev Anand in the film Main Solah Baras Ki and then came back to the Bollywood screen in 2010 with Prince alongside Vivek Oberoi. She was also seen in Phoonk 2 and Miley Naa Miley Hum. She had also worked in movie Special Chabbis.

Punjabi films[edit]

She made her Punjabi Film debut in 2004 opposite Harbhajan Mann in the movie Asa Nu Maan Watna Da and did two more films with him before going on to work with other Punjabi actors like Jimmy Shergill, Amrinder Gill, Gippy Grewal, Diljit Dosanjh and Tarun Khanna. She is the top female actor in Punjabi Cinema, she has acted in many blockbusters, her film Jatt and Juliet released in June 2012 became the highest grosser in Punjabi Cinema, her film Jihne Mera Dil Luteya is the third highest grosser in Punjabi Cinema and her film Mel Karade Rabba is the fourth highest grosser. In January 2013, she was seen in the multi starer film Saadi Love Story produced by Jimmy Shergill productions, directed by Dheeraj Rattan who's written several Punjabi blockbusters and starring Diljit Dosanjh, Amrinder Gill, and Surveen Chawla. She paired up opposite Diljit Dosanjh again in the film Jatt and Juliet 2 which broke all the previous opening day collection record for Punjabi cinema.[4] On August 2, her movie, Naughty Jatts was released in which she featured along with Binnu Dhillon, Arya Babbar and Roshan Prince. The movie got mixed reviews from the critics.[5]

As a producer[edit]

She started a new production house named "Fresh Air Movies" on 14 Feb 2013. Diljit Dosanjh & Gurdas Mann will be starring in her first movie as a producer.

Personal life[edit]

Neeru Bajwa was engaged to television actor Amit Sadh,[6] according to her interview they lived in together and were set to marry in December 2005[7] but broke off the relationship after being together for eight years.[8][9][10][11]

After the romantic film of "Akh Labdi". Her new film with Preet Harpal is Nakhre Da Google releasing in June 2014. The label will be in T-Series.

Films[edit]

Year Movie Role Language
1998 Main Solah Baras Ki SALMA Hindi
2003 Bollywood Bound Herself Hinglish
2004 Asa Nu Maan Watna Da Neeru Punjabi
2006 Dil Apna Punjabi Laadi Punjabi
2009 Munde U.K. De Reet Brar Punjabi
2009 Heer Ranjha Heer Punjabi
2010 Mel Karade Rabba Seerat Randhawa Punjabi
2010 Prince Maya Hindi
2010 Phoonk 2 Arushi Hindi
2010 Akh Labdi Amar Punjabi
2011 Jihne Mera Dil Luteya Noor Bajwa Punjabi
2011 Miley Naa Miley Hum Manjeet Ahluwalia Hindi
2012 Pata Nahi Rabb Kehdeyan Rangan Ch Raazi Simran Punjabi
2012 Jatt & Juliet Pooja Punjabi
2012 Pinky Moge Wali Pinky Punjabi
2012 Saadi Love Story Special Appearance (Taniya) Punjabi
2013 Special Chabbis Cameo role Hindi
2013 Mirchi Special Appearance of Mirchi song Telugu
2013 Jatt & Juliet 2 Pooja Punjabi
2013 Naughty Jatts Simmi Khera Punjabi
2013 R.S.V.P Manpreet Kaur Punjabi
2014 Dil Vil Pyaar Vyaar main lead Punjabi
2014 Aa Gaye Munde U.K. De Disha Punjabi

Television work[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Townend, Paul. "Bollywood Bound Movie Review". Canadian Independent Film & Television Publishing Association. Retrieved 1 May 2002. 
  2. ^ Chhabra, Arvind. "Simply Punjabi – Neeru Bajwa". India Today. Retrieved 22 July 2010. 
  3. ^ "Reality Shows – Just Good Friends". The Telegraph (Calcutta, India). 24 February 2006. Retrieved 24 February 2006. 
  4. ^ "Jatt and Juliet 2 smashes Box office". Ballewood.in. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "Naughty Jatts - Review". Ballewood.in. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 
  6. ^ "Neeru Bajwa and Amit Sadh". Meet the Baliye dancers. Rediff.com. Retrieved 23 April 2012. 
  7. ^ "Neeru Bajwa Interview – We're living together and are engaged to be married". The Times Of India. Retrieved 2010-08-31. 
  8. ^ "Tere mere beech mein". Mumbai Mirror. 3 June 2010. Retrieved 23 April 2012. 
  9. ^ Jha, Subhash K (8 July 2012). "Amit Sadh Makes Career Away From Neeru". Times of India. Retrieved 8 July 2012. 
  10. ^ "It's splitsville for Amit, Neeru - The Times of India". The Times Of India. 
  11. ^ "Amit Sadh makes a career away from his girlfriend - The Times of India". The Times Of India. 

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