Diljit Dosanjh Height, Weight, Vital Stats, Age, Wiki, Biography

About

Diljit Dosanjh is a renowned singer, actor and TV presenter who is known for his works in Punjabi and Hindi film industries. Started his career as a singer, Diljit later ventured into acting by making his Bollywood debut with Udta Punjab in 2016 for which he earned the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. His film credits include  Jatt & Juliet, Punjab 1984, Ambarsariya, and Super Singh. He has released over a dozen albums and has collaborated with fellow singers in the industry for singles. He has co-hosted three editions of PTC Punjabi Film Awards and appears as a judge in the TV show Rising Star alongside Monali Thakur and Shankar Mahadevan.

Birth Name

Daljit Singh Dosanjh

Nickname

Daljit

Profession

Singer, Actor, TV Presenter, Internet Personality

Nationality

Indian

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Diljit Dosanjh was born on 6 January 1984, in Dosanjh Kalan, Punjab, India.

Age

He’s currently 34 years old.

Residence

Ludhiana, Punjab, India

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Ethnicity

Indian / Asian

He is of Punjabi descent.

Religion

Sikhism

Education

Diljit Dosanjh attended Shri Guru Harkrishan Public School in Ludhiana, from where he completed his formal education, including his high school diploma.

Family Details

  • Father – Balbir Singh (Worked with Punjab Roadways)
  • Mother – Sukhwinder Kaur
  • Siblings – Manjeet Singh (Younger Brother) and one older sister.

Marital Status

Married

Affairs

Diljit Dosanjh has never spilled beans about his private life even when talking with fans. He got married in 2017, which man of his fans aren’t still aware of, but according to tabloids his marriage life is in trouble due to his busy schedules.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 10 inches
  • In centimeters – 178 cm
  • In meters – 1.78 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 72 kg
  • In Pounds – 159 lbs

Body measurements

His body stats are not known.

Body Build

Athletic

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Black

Shoe Size

Unknown

Dress Size

Unknown

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Diljit Dosanjh first starred in the romantic drama movie, Mel Karade Rabba in a small role. His first credited role was with the 2011 Punjabi film, The Lion of Punjab, where he played the role of Avtar Singh.

In 2016, he made his Bollywood debut in the film Udta Punjab for his role as Sartaaj Singh, the role which earned him a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut.

Television Debut

In 2010, Diljit Dosanjh co-hosted the music talent show, Awaaz Punjab Di along with Divya Dutta. He has appeared as guest on many TV shows and also co-hosted PTC Punjabi Film Awards in 2012, 2013 and 2014.

Singing Debut

Diljit released his first album, Ishq Da Uda Adaa in 2004.

Brand Endorsements

In 2015, Diljit was made the brand ambassador of Coco-Cola as well as Flipkart. He was appointed the brand ambassador of Season 4 of the Star Sports Pro Kabbadi along with Rana Daggubati and Puneeth Rajkumar

Diljit Dosanjh Favorites

  • Favorite TV Shows – Shaktiman, Chandrakanta, Ramayana
  • Favorite Actors – Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh
  • Favorite Subject At School – Punjabi
  • Favorite Director – Anurag Singh
  • Favorite Punjabi Actor – Gurdas Maan

Diljit Dosanjh Net worth

His net worth is estimated to be $16 million as of 2018.

Social Media Profiles

Diljit Dosanjh Facts

He started performing Kirtan at local gurdwars during his school years.

Diljit Dosanjh launched an NGO, Saanjh Foundation focusing on underprivileged children and seniors, contributing to orphanages and old age homes on his 30th birthday.

He has mostly associated with Finetone Cassettes, a division of T-Series for his music.

He received three BritAsia TV Music Awards – Best International Act, Best Album and Best Bhangra Single for the song Kharku for his album Back2Basics.

His breakthrough films were Jatt & Juliet, Jatt & Juliet 2, Punjab 1984, Sardaar Ji, Ambarsariya, Sardaar Ji 2, Udta Punjab and Super Sing. All of the film made it big at the box office.

His popular song Proper Patola was the first Punjabi song to be featured on Vevo.

In 2017, Diljit Dosanjh won Colors Golden Petal Awards for Stylish icon of the year.