Simi Chahal

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Simi Chahal
Born Simarpreet Kaur Chahal
(1992-05-09) May 9, 1992 (age 26)
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 2014-present
Known for Bambukat
Rabb Da Radio
Home town Ambala, Haryana (India)

Simi Chahal, (born 9 May 1992) born Simarpreet Kaur Chahal, is an Indian film actress from Ambala who predominantly works in Punjabi films.[1]

Career[edit]

Chahal first stepped into the entertainment industry in 2014 where she appeared in some Punjabi music videos. After being discovered by talent scouts, she then went on to make her Punjabi film debut with the 2016 film Bambukat directed by Pankaj Batra and starred alongside Ammy Virk which was a success.[2] Her next venture was with Priyanka Chopra where she starred in a film that she produced under her production banner Purple Pebble Pictures called Sarvann alongside Amrinder Gill. Chahal won a Filmfare Award (Punjabi) for Best Debut Actress in 2017 for her role in Bambukat,[3][4] and, in 2018, won the Best Actress Critics Award at the PTC Punjabi Film Awards.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Movies[edit]

Year Film Character Director Notes
2016 Bambukat[6] Parminder Kaur ’Pakko’ Pankaj Batra Chahal's debut film
2017 Sarvann Paali Karaan Guliani film is made from Priyanka Chopra's

production house

2017 Rabb Da Radio Guddi Tarnvir Singh Jagpal &

Harry Bhatti

2018 Golak Bugni Bank Te Batua Mishri Ksshitij Chaudhary with a cameo appearance of Amrinder Gill
2018 Daana Paani[7] Basant Kaur Tarnvir Singh Jagpal Starring Jimmy Sheirgill
2018 Car Reebna Wali TBA Amberdeep Singh

Television[edit]

Chahal appeared on The Kapil Sharma Show with Priyanka Chopra and Ranjit Bawa to promote Sarvann (Episode 71/ January 1, 2017)[8]

Awards and nominations[edit]

  • PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2017 - Best Debut Actress Award (Won)
  • Filmfare 2017 Best Debut Actress Award (Won) [3][2]
  • PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2018 - Best Actress Critics Award (Won) [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Life is good - Punjabi actress Simi Chahal calls herself the nautanki type". The Tribune. 27 March 2017. Archived from the original on 2017-04-17.
  2. ^ a b "Simi Chahal - Times of India". indiatimes.com. Archived from the original on 31 March 2018. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Jio Filmfare Awards (Punjabi) 2017: Gurdas Maan to Diljit Dosanjh, here's list of winners". www.tribuneindia.com. Archived from the original on 2017-09-25. Retrieved 2018-04-02.
  4. ^ "Who will win the Best Actor In A Leading Role (Female) Award at the Jio Filmfare Awards (Punjabi)?". filmfare.com. Archived from the original on 2017-04-17. Retrieved 2017-04-16.
  5. ^ a b "PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2018 Winners list - The Punjabi Cinema". thepunjabicinema.com. 30 March 2018. Archived from the original on 2 April 2018. Retrieved 2 April 2018.
  6. ^ "Bambukat is a Rollercoaster Ride of Drama and Dreams | DESIblitz". DESIblitz. 2016-07-22. Archived from the original on 2017-04-17. Retrieved 2017-04-16.
  7. ^ "Cast of Daana Paani". The Tribune.
  8. ^ "From Kiku's Crazy Dance Moves to Ali's Flirtatious Nature: These Pictures of Priyanka Chopra on 'The Kapil Sharma Show' Will Surely Amaze You". DailyBhaskar. 2016-12-23. Archived from the original on 2017-04-17. Retrieved 2017-04-16.

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