Diljit Dosanjh birthday: From 'Punjab 1984' to 'Jogi', films that made everyone proud

written by Ritika Nath | January 06, 2023 12:29pm

Diljit Dosanjh's birthday special: It is Diljit Dosanjh's 39th birthday and his fans are pouring in love from across the world. Dosanjhawala has managed to carve a niche in the entertainment industry with his outstanding singing as well as acting abilities. The singer-actor has always represented the Sikh community at a global level and garnered love from audiences across the world, making him a global star.

Today as a token of love for Diljit Dosanjh let us recall the 5 most adored films of the actor.

'Punjabi 1984'

The film was focused on the effects of the 1984–86 Punjab insurgency on daily life, and it is particularly the tale of a woman and her kidnapped son. The movie featured Diljit Dosanjh and Kirron Kher in significant roles.

'Jatt and Juliet'

Diljit Dosanjh and Neeru Bajwa are the main actors in the movie. On June 29, 2012, it was presented in theatres. The movie was a huge financial success upon release, and it also received numerous honors at the 2013 PTC Punjabi Film Awards, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Actress.

'Udta Punjab'

Diljit Dosanjh made his Bollywood debut with the film which also featured Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt, and Shahid Kapoor in key roles. Diljit Dosanjh received a humongous response for his character of Sartaaj Singh and managed to win Best Supporting Actor as well.


The film was released in  2018 and was a biographical sports drama film based on Sandeep Singh's life. Soorma turned out to be a commercial flop, but Diljit Dosanjh's performance received massive appreciation from the audience.


'Jogi' was released on Netflix and managed to become one of the most streamed movies in 2022. The film was directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

'Chamkila biopic'

Apart from a plethora of films, Diljit Dosanjh is now prepping for his upcoming movie in which he would portray the late Punjabi singer Amar Singh Chamkila. the project is being helmed by Imtiaz Ali and is said to be one of the most special projects of both the director and the actor.

Wishing Diljit Dosanjh a very Happy Birthday!

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