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Shehnaaz Gill

Indian actress, model,singer and producer

Shehnaaz Gill
Gill in 2021
Born
Shehnaaz Kaur Gill

(1994-01-27) 27 January 1994 (age 27)[1][2]
EducationLovely Professional University Jalandhar
Occupation
  • Model
  • actor
  • singer
Years active2015–present
Known forBigg Boss 13

Shehnaaz Gill (born 27 January 1993)[1][2][3][4] is an Indian actress, model and singer who works in television and films.[5] She began her modelling career with the 2015 music video, Shiv Di Kitaab.[6][7] In 2017, she debuted as an actress in Punjabi film Sat Shri Akaal England. In 2019, she participated in the thirteenth season of the Hindi reality show Bigg Boss[8] and finished in third place. In the Bigg Boss House, she dated the show's eventual winner, Sidharth Shukla. They became a supercouple, popularly referred to by the portmanteau "Sidnaaz". Post Bigg Boss, they were also featured in the music videos to the songs "Shona Shona" by Tony Kakkar and "Bhula Dunga" by Darshan Raval.

Life and career

Early life and career beginnings

Gill was born on 27 January 1993 and raised in Punjab, India.[1][2][3][4] She is of Punjabi descent and belongs to a Sikh family. She loved to act and sing, and dreamt to be an actor since childhood.

She began her career by featuring in "Shiv Di Kitaab" in 2015. Gill appeared in "Majhe Di Jatti" and "Pindaan Diyan Kudiyaan" in 2016. Gill's another music video came with Garry Sandhu titled "Yeah Baby Remix".[9] Gill also starred in some Punjabi films such as Sat Shri Akaal England in 2017, Kala Shah Kala and Daaka in 2019.[10]

Bigg Boss 13 and further ventures

Gill with Sidharth Shukla on Bigg Boss OTT set

In September 2019, Gill entered as a celebrity participant on Bigg Boss 13. While she was in the Bigg Boss house, her first single, "Veham" came out, followed by some other singles including "Sidewalk", "Range" and "Ronda Ali Peti".[11] The season ended in February 2020, where Gill finished up as second runner-up.[12] In February 2020, she appeared in Mujhse Shaadi Karoge but it terminated within a month because of the COVID-19 pandemic.[13]

Gill then appeared in a number of music videos including "Bhula Dunga",[14] "Keh Gayi Sorry",[15] "Kurta Pajama",[16] "Waada Hai",[17] "Shona Shona"[18] and "Fly".[19][20] Gill is scheduled to appear in the Punjabi film Honsla Rakh.[21]

Media

Gill was ranked 13th and 11th in the Times Top 20 Most Desirable Women on TV in 2019 and 2020 respectively.[22][23] She was ranked at No. 45 in The Times Most Desirable Women in 2020.[24] In 2021, Gill appeared on the digital cover of Filmfare[25] and was awarded as the "Promising Fresh Face" at the ET Inspiring Women Awards.[26][27]

Filmography

Key
Denotes projects that have not yet been released

Film

Year Film Role(s) Notes Ref(s)
2017 Sat Shri Akaal England Sonia Khanna Punjabi film [28]
2019 Kala Shah Kala Taaro
Daaka Pushpa
2021 Honsla Rakh TBA [21]

Television

Year Title Role(s) Notes Ref(s)
2019-2020 Bigg Boss 13 Contestant 2nd runner-up [29]
2020 Mujhse Shaadi Karoge Herself [30]

Guest appearances

Year Title Notes Ref(s)
2021 Bigg Boss 14 [31]
Bigg Boss OTT along With Sidharth Shukla
Dance Deewane (Season 3)

Music videos

Year Song Singer Ref.
2015 Shiv Di Kitaab Gurvinder Brar [32]
2016 Majhe Di Jatti Kanwar Chahal [33]
Pindaan Diyaan Kudiyaan Gejja Bhullar [33]
2017 Yaari Guri [34]
2018 Yeah Baby Garry Sandhu [35]
2020 Bhula Dunga Darshan Raval [14]
Keh Gayi Sorry Jassi Gill [36]
Kurta Pajama Tony Kakkar [16]
Waada Hai Arjun Kanungo [17]
Shona Shona Tony Kakkar and Neha Kakkar [18]
2021 Fly Badshah and Amit Uchana [19]

Discography

Year Song Composer Ref.
2019 Veham Laddi Gill [37]
2019 Range Lovees [11]
2020 Sidewalk Harj Nagra

References

  1. ^ a b c "shehnaaz gill celebrates birthday with Sidharth Shukla and family, he throws her in pool". Hindustan Times. 27 January 2021.
  2. ^ a b c "Bigg Boss 13's Shehnaaz Gill rings in her 27th birthday with Sidharth Shukla's family; he throws her in the pool". Times of India. 27 January 2021.
  3. ^ a b "Shehnaaz Gill celebrates 27th birthday with late Sidharth Shukla, watch videos". The Indian Express. 27 January 2021. Retrieved 14 June 2021.
  4. ^ a b "On Shehnaaz Gill's 27 the birthday Sidharth Shukla throws her into pool.Watch epic video". NDTV. 27 January 2021.
  5. ^ Daner ak-who-is-highestpaid-tv-celeb-in-this-season-full-list-inside-10008868 "Shehnaz Gill earnings" Check |url= value (help). 13 February 2020.
  6. ^ "Happy birthday Shehnaaz Gill: Lesser known facts about Punjab's Katrina Kaif". The Times of India. 27 January 2020. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  7. ^ "Popular Punjabi Songs Of Shehnaaz Gill We Didn't Know We've Been Grooving To". iDiva. 9 January 2020. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  8. ^ "Bigg Boss 13 Contestants Name List With Photo Official: Full and Final Confirmed list of contestants of Bigg Boss Season 13". The Times of India. 29 September 2019. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  9. ^ "2018's Garry Sandhu song Yeah Baby". 12 August 2018.
  10. ^ "Bigg Boss 13: Meet Shehnaaz Gill who called herself 'Punjab ki Katrina Kaif', left Salman Khan gushing". 30 September 2019.
  11. ^ a b "Bigg Boss 13: Shehnaaz Gill's trending Punjabi songs that will make you groove". Republic World.
  12. ^ "Bigg Boss 13: Shehnaz Gill says, 'I can't live without Sidharth Shukla'". 19 December 2019.
  13. ^ "Mujhse Shaadi Karoge: THESE Two 'Bigg Boss 13' Contestants To Have Swayamvar On National Television". ABP Live. 13 February 2020.
  14. ^ a b "Latest Hindi Song 2020 'Bhula Dunga' Sung By Darshan Raval Featuring Sidharth Shukla And Shehnaaz Gill | Entertainment - Times of India Videos". The Times of India. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  15. ^ "Keh Gayi Sorry lyrical video to be out on May 12, Jassie Gill will shoot for music video with Shehnaaz Gill after lockdown". Hindustan Times. 11 May 2020. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  16. ^ a b Bureau, ABP News (17 July 2020). "'Kurta Pajama' OUT: Shehnaaz Gill Steals The Show In Tony Kakkar's Peppy Number; Duo's SIZZLING Chemistry Wins Hearts". news.abplive.com. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  17. ^ a b "Shehnaaz Gill and Arjun Kanungo's Waada Hai will leave you all mushy". indianexpress. Retrieved 5 November 2020.
  18. ^ a b "Shona Shona: Sidharth Shukla and Shehnaaz Gill to star together in new romantic music video". Hindustan Times. 22 November 2020. Retrieved 25 November 2020.
  19. ^ a b "Shehnaaz Gill-Badshah's Fly drops its first look, song out on March 5". The Indian Express. 3 March 2021. Retrieved 4 March 2021.
  20. ^ "VIDEOS: Sidharth Shukla, Shehnaaz Gill party in Goa; groove together to Shona Shona". indiatvnews.com. Retrieved 30 December 2020.
  21. ^ a b "Honsla Rakh: Diljit Dosanjh collaborates with Shehnaaz Gill, Sonam Bajwa in comedy caper". The Indian Express. 19 February 2021. Retrieved 2 April 2021.
  22. ^ "Hina Khan to Shehnaz Gill: Meet the Times Top 20 Most Desirable Women on TV 2019". The Times of India. 5 September 2020. Retrieved 6 August 2021.
  23. ^ "Erica Fernandes is The Times Most Desirable Woman on TV 2020 - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 11 August 2021.
  24. ^ "The Times Most Desirable Women of 2020 - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 6 August 2021.
  25. ^ "Shehnaaz Gill breaks the internet with her digital Filmfare cover - Times of India". The Times of India.
  26. ^ "Shehnaaz Gill Wins 'Promising Fresh Face' Award at ET Awards". India Today.
  27. ^ "Shehnaaz Gill is hotness overload in strapless, sheer corset and sexy high-waisted shorts". The Hindu Times. 31 August 2021.
  28. ^ "Bigg Boss 13: 5 times Shehnaaz Kaur Gill proved she has the CUTEST style on Indian TV". The Times of India. 22 January 2020. Retrieved 22 April 2020.
  29. ^ "Bigg Boss 13: Shehnaaz Gill gets evicted, wins second runner up title". Republic World. Retrieved 22 April 2020.
  30. ^ "Paras Chhabra and Shehnaz Gill's Mujhse Shaadi Karoge comes to an end due to Coronavirus outbreak - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 22 April 2020.
  31. ^ "Bigg Boss 14: Shehnaz Gill is back in the house; tells Salman Khan 'I love you in a positive way'". The Times of India. Retrieved 2 November 2020.
  32. ^ "Happy birthday Shehnaz Gill: Lesser known facts about Punjab's Katrina Kaif". The Times of India. 27 January 2020. Retrieved 13 March 2021.
  33. ^ a b "Shehnaaz Gill opens up on bond with Sidharth Shukla: 'He was my everything in Bigg Boss 13'". 24 June 2020.
  34. ^ "Glamorous pictures of former Bigg Boss 13 contestant Shehnaaz Gill you simply can't miss!". 27 January 2021.
  35. ^ Karki, Tripti (10 February 2020). "Bigg Boss 13 contestant Shehnaaz Gill's popular Punjabi songs. Which is your favourite?". www.indiatvnews.com. Retrieved 22 April 2020.
  36. ^ "Bigg Boss 13 Friends Shehnaaz Gill And Sidharth Shukla To Co-Star In A Music Video". NDTV.com. Retrieved 22 April 2020.
  37. ^ "Shehnaz Gill's Latest Song 'Veham' Is Playing Exclusively On 9X Tashan". www.spotboye.com.

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