Gugu Gill

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Guggu Gill
ਗੁੱਗੂ ਗਿੱਲ
Born
Kulwinder Singh Gill

(1960-01-14) January 14, 1960 (age 59)
Moga Panjab
OccupationActor
Years active1983-present
ChildrenGuramrit Gill
Gurjot Gill

Kulwinder Singh Gill commonly known as Guggu Gill (Punjabi: ਗੁੱਗੂ ਗਿੱਲ ) is a Punjabi film actor. He was one of the leading actors[1] in Punjabi cinema in the 1990s along with Yograj Singh. He has done 65-70 films so far.

Career[edit]

Gill debuted with a minor role in super-hit Putt Jattan De (1983) in a dog fight scene. He has starred in films including Jatt Jeona Morh, Truck Driver, Badla Jatti Da and Jatt Te Zameen. He is known for the villainous role he played in Gabhroo Punjab Da. His career as leading hero has paired him with top female artists from Punjabi cinema like Daljeet Kaur, Upasana Singh, Priti Sapru, Manjeet Kullar and Ravinder Maan. Gill has done 7-8 films with director Ravinder Ravi, including hits like Anakh Jattan Di, Jatt Jeona Morh and Pratigya.[2] For his outstanding contribution to Punjabi cinema, the actor was conferred with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the PTC Punjabi film awards in 2013.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Gill is a resident of Mahni Khera[4] village near Malout city in Muktsar District of Punjab (India). He has two sons, his son Guramrit Singh Gill has served as the Sarpanch (village chief) of village. Before him Gill's brother, father and grandfather has served as Sarpanch as well.

Filmography[edit]

  • Putt Jattan De (1981) .... Dog fight scene (friendly appearance)
  • Gabhroo Punjab Da (1986) .... Jagroop 'Jaggu'
  • Chhora Haryane Ka (1987) ... Jagroop 'Jaggu' (Haryanvi movie)
  • Jatt Te Zameen (1989) .... Jagga
  • Qurbani Jatt Di (1990) .... Naahra
  • Anakh Jattan Di (1990) .... Jagga
  • Badla Jatti Da (1991) .... Jagga
  • Jatt Jeona Mour (1991) .... Jeona Morh
  • Yaaran Naal Baharan (1991) .... Jageer Singh/Gurmeet (dual role)
  • Jorr Jatt Da (1991) .... Jagga
  • Dil Da Mamla (1992) .... Jeet
  • Putt Sardaran De (1992) .... Dulla
  • Lalkara Jatti Da (1993) .... Jagga
  • Baaghi Soormey (1993) .... Jagga
  • Mirza Jatt (1993) .... Mirza
  • Vairi (1994) .... Bans Singh 'Bansaa'
  • Mera Punjab (1994) .... SSP Shamsher Singh
  • Pratigya (1995) .... Noora
  • Zaildaar (1995) .... Zaildaar Jora
  • Smuggler (1996) .... Deva (Hindi movie)
  • Sardari (1997) .... Harjinder Singh ‘Jinda’
  • Jung Da Maidan (1997) .... Jaswant 'Jassa'
  • Truck Driver (1997) .... Jagga
  • Purja-Purja Katt Mare (1998) .... Shivdev Singh ‘Shabba’
  • Muqadder (1999) .... Sardar Ajit Singh
  • Sikandera (2001) .... Sikandera
  • Badla: The Revenge (2003) .... Shamsher Singh
  • Nalayak (2005) .... Tiger
  • Rustam-e-Hind (2006) .... Jagtar Singh
  • Mehndi Wale Hath (2006) .... Ranjeet Singh
  • Vidroh (2007) .... Jagga
  • Majaajan (2007) .... Faqeer Baba
  • Kaun Kise Da Beli (2008) .... Guest Appearance
  • Mera Pind (2008) .... Mr. Bhullar- Himmat's brother
  • Luv U Bobby (2009) .... Colonel Sandhu
  • Akhiyaan Udeekdian (2009) .... Dilsher
  • Heer Ranjha: A True Love Story (2009) .... Saida Kherha
  • Siyasat (2009) .... Prof. Jarnail Singh
  • Jawani Zindabad (2010) .... Joginder Singh
  • Ik Kudi Punjab Di (2010) .... Professor Gill
  • Kabaddi Ikk Mohabbat (2010) .... Gurnam Randhawa
  • Simran (2010) .... Jarnail Singh
  • Rehmataan (2012) .... Kulwinder Singh
  • Ajj De Ranjhe (2012) .... SSP- Punjab Police
  • Stupid 7 (2013) .... Jass- Parry's father
  • Jatt Boys Putt Jattan De (2013) .... Shinda Singh Brar
  • Ronde Sare Vyah Picho (2013) .... Mr. Brar
  • Aa Gaye Munde U.K. De (2014)
  • Dilli 1984 (2014)
  • Gun & Goal (2015) .... Jagbeer Singh Gill
  • The Mastermind: Jinda Sukha (2015)
  • Dildariyaan (2015) .... Ajmer Sidhu
  • Shareek (2015) .... Surjeet
  • 25 kille (2016) .... Saudagar Singh
  • Kinna Karde Ha Pyar (2016) .... Professor Daura
  • Sardar Saab (2017) .... Nishchay Singh
  • Lahoriye (2017) .... Jorawar Singh
  • Subedar Joginder Singh (2018) .... Maan Singh
  • Khido Khundi (2018) .... Balveer Singh
  • Qismat (2018) .... SHO Gurnam Singh
  • Jindari (2018) .... SSP Brar
  • Bhajjo Veero Ve (2018) .... Naajar Singh
  • Dulla Vaily (2019) .... Dulla
  • Saade Aale (2019) .... (Not released yet)
  • Aasra (2019) .... (Filming)
  • Aakhiri Waris (2019) .... (Filming)
  • Lukan Michi (2019) ... (Filming)

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Gugu Gill on IMDb