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Poonam Dhillon

Poonam Dhillon

Date of Birth April 18, 1962
Age 60 years, 1 months, 22 days
Place of Birth Kanpur
Country India
Profession Movie Actress
Horoscope Aries

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Poonam Dhillon net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2020-21! In this article, we will discover how old is Poonam Dhillon? Who is Poonam Dhillon dating now & how much money does Poonam Dhillon have?

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SpouseAshok Thakeria
Children(s)Anmol Thakeria, Paloma Thakeria

Poonam Dhillon Biography

Poonam Dhillon is a famous Movie Actress, who was born on April 18, 1962 in India. Bollywood actress who starred in over 80 films, including Noorie Red Nose. According to Astrologers, Poonam Dhillon's zodiac sign is Aries.

Dhillon was born on 18 April 1962, in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Her father Amreek Singh was an aeronautical engineer in the Indian Air Force and would often get transferred. Her mother was a school principal and both her siblings are doctors. Poonam was quite studious growing up and aspired to become a doctor. Poonam attended Carmel Convent in [Bhopal] for schooling and did her graduation after joining films at age 16. In 2013, she was pursuing an MBA in International Business.

She was married to Ashok Thakeria from 1988 until 1997. They had two kids named Anmol and Paloma Thakeria.

Poonam Dhillon (born 18 April 1962) is an Indian Hindi-language film, theatre and TV actress and a politician. A former Femina Miss India (1977). She is best known for her 1979 film Noorie and for her six films with Rajesh Khanna; Red Rose, Dard, Nishaan, Zamana, Awam (from 1980 to 1987) and Jai Shiv Shankar (1990). Romance (1983), Sohni Mahiwal (1984), Teri Meherbaniyan (1985) Samundar (1986), Saveray Wali Gaadi (1986), Karma (1986), Naam (1986), Maalamaal (1988) are her other popular films.


Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Director Yash Chopra noticed her and offered her a role in the film Trishul (1978) where she performed in the hit song “Gapoochi Gapoochi Gum Gum” with co-star Sachin Pilgaonkar. Chopra then gave her the title role in Noorie (1979), which he produced. For this, Dhillon was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress.

Poonam Dhillon Net Worth

Poonam Dhillon is one of the richest Movie Actress & listed on most popular Movie Actress. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Poonam Dhillon net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Poonam Dhillon Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeMovie Actress
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.

She won the Miss Young India pageant, which inspired director Yash Chopra to offer her a role in the 1978 film Trishul.

Director Yash Chopra noticed her and offered her a role in the film Trishul (1978) where she performed in the hit song “Gapoochi Gapoochi Gum Gum” with co-star Sachin Pilgaonkar. Chopra then gave her the title role in Noorie (1979), which he produced. For this, Dhillon was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress.

The first time Dhillon gained fame was when she got crowned Miss Young India 1978 at the age of 16.

Poonam Dhillon Height

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Outside of her acting career, she was the runner-up on the third season of Bigg Boss.

Subsequently, she did about 90 films in Hindi, including Sohni Mahiwal, Red Rose, Teri Kasam, Dard, Nishana, Yeh Vaada Raha, Samunder, Romance, Kasam, and Sitamgar. She was often paired with Rajesh Khanna and together, they performed in Dard, Nishaan, Zamana, Awam, Red Rose (1980 film) and Jai Shiv Shankar. She featured in six films opposite Rajesh Khanna. She did a cameo in Judaai as a favour to producer Boney Kapoor after Juhi Chawla dropped out.

Who is Poonam Dhillon dating?

According to our records, Poonam Dhillon married to Ashok Thakeria. As of December 2021, Poonam Dhillon’s is not dating anyone.

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Dhillon was a contestant on Season 3 of Bigg Boss aired on Colors TV in 2009. She ended up as the second runner-up on the show. Her big comeback on Indian television in a lead role was with the serial Ekk Nayi Pehchaan on Sony TV in 2013 where she played the uneducated yet ideal wife of a rich businessman.

Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Movie Actress. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in India. Poonam Dhillon celebrates birthday on April 18 of every year.

She has been in the Hindi theater production The Perfect Husband, which won the best comedy play award in 2005 and which completed a Golden Jubilee run. She then did another play The Perfect Wife co-starring Sooraj Thapar and Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi with Asif Sheikh. She was also seen in a play called U Turn which is the Hindi version of a Marathi play.

Dhillon participated in Bigg Boss in 2009 and was seen playing the lead role of Sharda Modi in the Sony TV series Ekk Nayi Pehchaan in 2013. She has done Theater, starting with the award-winning “The Perfect Husband”. Since then she has done many more plays – currently doing “The Perfect Wife” which has 20+ shows in Usa, Dubai etc.

She has been a prominent speaker at the SAARC business summits in Kathmandu and Delhi and was appointed cultural ambassador. She was also a speaker at the MINDMINE event. In 2012, she along with other celebrities participated in a show supporting the “Save and Empower the Girl Child” cause in collaboration with Lilavati Hospital.

In 2014, she launched an event management and film production company called “Poetic Justice Films and Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.” with industrialist Aneel Murarka and choreographer Samir Tanna.

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