Rukshar Dhillon

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Rukshar Dhillon
Born (1993-10-12) 12 October 1993 (age 29)[citation needed]
Years active2016–present

Rukshar Dhillon (born 12 October 1993) is an actress based in India who primarily works in Telugu films.[1] Dhillon was born in London and brought up in India. She made her debut in 2016 with the Kannada Run Antony. She went on to star in Telugu films such as Aakatayi, Krishnarjuna Yudham, and ABCD: American Born Confused Desi. In 2020 she appeared in the Hindi film Bhangra Paa Le.[2]


Rukshar Dhillon was born in London and is of Punjabi descent.[citation needed] She was brought up in Goa and her family is now settled in Bangalore. She graduated in fashion designing.[3]

Dhillon began her film career with Run Antony opposite Vinay Rajkumar, grandson of actor Dr. Rajkumar. The film was a romantic-thriller written and directed by director Raghu Shastry.The Times of India reviewed the movie and gave her special mentions. The newspaper stated, "Rukshar excels in her role".[4]

In April 2018, she appeared in the Telugu film Krishnarjuna Yudham opposite Nani. The Times of India stated,"Rukshar Dhillon too looks adorable in her role".[5]

She made her Hindi debut with Bhangra Paa Le in 2020. The Times of India stated "Rukshar Dhillon as the big city girl is confidence personified".[6] Filmfare further on mentioned "Rukshar does a good job for her first film. She too has killer moves and has a strong screen presence".[7]


Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Role Language Notes
2016 Run Antony Yashu Kannada Kannada debut
2017 Aakatayi Anagha Telugu Telugu debut
2018 Krishnarjuna Yudham Riya
2019 ABCD: American Born Confused Desi Neha [8]
2020 Bhangra Paa Le Simi Hindi Hindi debut[9][10]
2022 Ashoka Vanamlo Arjuna Kalyanam Pasupuleti Madhavi Telugu
Jugaadistan Not yet released Ruhi Hindi Completed[11]
SPARK Not yet released Ananya Bilingual Under production[12]


  1. ^ Yerasala, Ikyatha (12 February 2017). "Showtime for Rukshar". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 19 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Sunny Kaushal, Rukshar Dhillon's Bhangra Paa Le to release on September 13, 2019 | Bollywood News". Retrieved 19 February 2019.
  3. ^ Tanmayi, Bhawana. "Rukshar Dhillon, a wannabe chef who ended up an actor". Telangana Today. Retrieved 6 May 2021.
  4. ^ "Rukshar "RUN ANTONY REVIEW".
  6. ^ "Bhangra Paa Le Movie Review".
  7. ^ "Movie review - Bhangra Paa Le".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. ^ The Times of India (2 June 2018). "Rukshar Mir to play the female lead in Allu Sirish's upcoming 'ABCD' Telugu remake". Archived from the original on 22 January 2022. Retrieved 22 January 2022.
  9. ^ "Sunny Kaushal and Rukshar Dhillon starrer 'Bhangra Paa Le' goes on floors!". Deccan Chronicle. 28 January 2019. Retrieved 19 February 2019.
  10. ^ The New Indian Express (28 January 2019). "Sunny Kaushal, Rukshar Dhillon in RSVP's next Bhangra Paa Le". Archived from the original on 22 January 2022. Retrieved 22 January 2022.
  11. ^ Jha, Lata (20 February 2022). "Lionsgate Play to stream second India original 'Jugaadistan' on 4 March". mint.
  12. ^ Sinha, Tejal (5 August 2022). "Rukshar Dhillon Soft Independent Full Of Life". Pynr.

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