On March 8, 2019, the world is celebrating International Women’s Day by applauding their achievements and victories in different fields. Among them, our Pollywood actresses have been doing their best to make the industry proud by shattering the box-office records with their breathtaking performances and social causes.
On this special day, we present you, seven such actresses who won the audience’s hearts by their sheer talents and without these ladies, Pollywood would have been a dull place.
Sargun Mehta – Since her Punjabi film debut alongside Amrinder Gill in Angrej in 2015, Sargun is ruling the hearts of the audiences. Sargun won the prestigious PTC Punjabi Best Actress Award for her sterling performance in her debut Punjabi movie. Besides, she has won two Filmfare Awards for her work in Punjabi films as well.
Sargun Mehta is a well known name in TV industry as well. She has appeared in over 20 TV shows including Comedy Circus Ke Ajoobe, Nach Baliye 6 and The Kapil Sharma Show among others.
Recently, Sargun received much applause from the movie lovers after the actress and her husband Ravi Dubey decided to donate Rs 3 lakh to the families of CRPF jawans killed in Pulawa terror attack.
Divya Dutta – Divya Dutta is undoubtedly an effortless diva of all time. The model-turned-actress is known for appearances in Bollywood and Pollywood films. The National Film Award winning actress, Divya Dutta gained the limelight following her debut appearance in Punjabi Shaheed-e-Mohabbat Boota Singh. The movie performed exceptionally well at the box-office.
The actress has grabbed IIFA Awards for her appearances in blockbuster Bollywood films like Delhi and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.
Besides, Divya Dutta will be hosting the curtain raiser for this year’s PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2019 For the 2019 event, Divya Dutta will introduce you all with the nominees including Best Actor, Best Director among others.
Sonam Bajwa – Femina Miss India participant, Sonam Bajwa is undoubtedly among the cutest actress Pollywood industry has seen. Her smile, her curly hair and dressing sense makes her the trend setter in Punjabi entertainment industry. Besides Pollywood, Sonam is a well known name in Southern Film industry as well. She has appeared in Tamil and Telugu films. The actress is currently gearing up to feature in Street Dancer alongside Varun Dhawan.
Mandy Takhar – She is the other actress who is making Punjabis proud for appearances in Punjabi and Tamil movies. Mandy has won two PTC Punjabi Film Awards for her appearances in films Sardaarji and Mirza – The Untold Story.
Besides her filmy work, Mandy won the hearts after she visited refugee camps close to the Iraq and Syria border to help them during the crisis.
Neeru Bajwa – She needs no introduction. Neeru is considered as the one of the most successful Punjabi actresses of all time. The actress has featured in over 20 Punjabi films including blockbuster hits like Asa Nu Maan Watna Da, Mel Karade Rabba, Jatt & Juliet, Aa Gaye Munde U.K. De and Laung Laachi among others. The actress has 8 PTC Punjabi Film Awards to her name.
Besides acting, Neeru has directed a Punjabi movie as well. She also owns a production company called Neeru Bajwa Entertainment.
Nimrat Khaira – Voice of Punjab season 3 winner, Nimrat Khaira is achieving new heights day by day. She started her singing career from song Rab Karke which was released on 24 September 2015. Since then, Nimrat has given her vocals in over 15 Punjabi songs.
Besides, Nimrat is a great actor as well. She started her film career in 2017 with Lahoriye. Her performance was liked by the movie lovers. She got nominated for Best Debut Performance and Best Supporting Actress in different award ceremonies.
Simmi Chahal – She has been ruling the minds and hearts of Punjabi movie lovers since her debut in 2016 film Bambukat alongside Ammy Virk. For her brilliant acting display, Siimi Chahal went on to grab Filmfare Award (Punjabi) for Best Debut Actress in 2017 for her role in Bambukat. She has also won Best Debut Actress Award at PTC Punjabi Film Awards in 2017.