Gurpreet Ghuggi, considered as one of the most popular comedians of the Punjabi film industry, is celebrating his 48th birthday on June 19. The actor-comedian was born on 19 June 1971 in Gurdaspur area of Punjab. As the actor turns a year older, let’s have a look at some lesser known facts about the birthday boy!
Real Name: Gurpreet Ghuggi’s real name is Gurpreet Singh Waraich.
Education: He completed his formal graduation from Doaba College Jalandhar City, Punjab.
Real life cop: Before stepping into the Punjabi entertainment industry, Gurpreet Ghuggi was appointed as ASI in mid 90s. He, however, left his job after he realised his passion for singing.
Recognition: He gained public recognition through his videos Ghuggi Junction (2003) and Ghuggi Shoo Mantar (2004).
Film debut: He made his Punjabi film debut with 2002 hit movie Jee Aayan Nu. Some of his most notable film performances include roles in Yaaran Naal Baharan (2005), Mitti Wajaan Maardi (2007), Singh Is Kinng (2008), Ik Kudi Punjab Di (2010) and Khiladi 786 (2012) among others.
Married Life: The actor is happily married to Kuljeet Kaur and has two adorable kids, son Sukham Ghuggi and daughter Ramneek Ghuggi.