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Jimmy Sheirgill Bio, Age, Wife, Movies, Height, Net Worth & Wiki

Jasjit Singh Gill is widely known as Jimmy Sheirgill, is a well-known Indian actor and film producer. He is mainly working in Hindi and Punjabi films. Jimmy rose to fame after playing the role of ‘Karan Chaudhry’ in the Bollywood film, ‘Mohabbatein’.

Jimmy Sheirgill was born in a Sikh Jat family on 3 December 1970 in Deokahia village, Sardarnagar, Gorakhpur District, Uttar Pradesh. Sheirgill hails from a family of aristocratic landowners of Punjab. Jimmy is the son of Satyajeet Singh Shergill and Late Balraj Kaur Shergill. He has a brother, Aman Shergill. In 2001, Jimmy got married to his longtime girlfriend, Priyanka Puri. The couple is blessed with a son, Veer Shergill.

Jimmy Sheirgill

Jimmy Sheirgill

Jimmy Sheirgill Wiki/Bio

Birth NameJasjit Singh Gill
Other NameJimmy Shergill
Age(as in 2020) 50 Years
Debut• Film (Hindi): Maachis (1996)
• Film (Punjabi): Yaaran Naal Baharan (2005)
• Film (Production): Dharti (2011)
• Web Series: Rangbaaz Phirse (2020)
ReligionSikhism
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignSagittarius
Birth PlaceDeokahia village, Sardarnagar, Gorakhpur district, Uttar Pradesh
Date of Birth3 December 1970 (Thursday)
NationalityIndian
ResidenceNot Known
Home TownPatiala, Punjab, India
HobbiesReading, Playing & Watching Cricket

Family

Mother's NameLate Balraj Kaur Shergill
Father's NameSatyajeet Singh Shergil
BrotherAman Shergill
SisterNot Known

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/GirlfriendsPriyanka Puri

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/SpousePriyanka Puri
Jimmy Sheirgill Wife

Jimmy Sheirgill Wife

Marriage DateYear: 2001
ChildrenVeer Shergill
Jimmy Sheirgill Son

Jimmy Sheirgill Son

Education

School• St. Paul's college, Lucknow
• The Punjab Public School, Nabha, Punjab
• Yadavindra Public School, Patiala
College/UniversityBikram College, Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab
Educational QualificationB.Com
ProfessionActor, Producer
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms - 65 kg
in Pounds - 143 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size40 inches
Biceps Size13 inches
Waist Size29 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityJat
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress SizeNot Known
Shoe Size10 inches

Style Quotient

Car CollectionRange Rover
Bike CollectionHarley Davidson

Favourite Things

Favourite FoodSarson ka Saag with Makki ki Roti
Favourite ActorsIrrfan Khan, Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Sunny Deol, Edward Norton
Favourite ColorsWhite
Favourite SportCricket
Favourite ActressesAmerican History X (1998)
Favourite FilmsBollywood: Happy Bhag Jayegi
Hollywood: American History X
Punjabi: Jindua
Favourite BeverageBlack Coffee
Favourite CarFerrari
Favourite Quote"Let’s go our separate ways, together"
ControversiesNot Known

Life Journey

Jimmy Shergill completed his schooling at Lucknow’s St. Paul’s college, Patiala’s Yadavindra Public School, and Nabha’s The Punjab Public School. While in school, he desired to join the Armed Forces. Jimmy attended Bikram College, Punjabi University to pursue B.Com. Thereafter, he enrolled himself in Post Graduate Government College – 11, Chandigarh, Panjab University to achieve his post-graduation. While Jimmy was in college, his cousin, Suminder convinced him to try his luck in movies.

After completing his post-graduation, he shifted to Mumbai to become an actor. Jimmy attended Mumbai’s Roshan Taneja’s acting classes to learn acting. In the year 1994, when Gulzar was directing Maachis, he went to him to ask for a possibility to assist him. At that time, Gulzar gave him a small role in the movie. Jimmy Sheirgill began his acting career in 1996 with the political thriller, Maachis. He portrayed the role of Jaimal in the film.

Jimmy Sheirgill Net Worth

Jimmy Sheirgill has an estimated net worth of $10 million.

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$10 million
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
SalaryINR 1-2 crore/film
Income SourceActor, Producer

Career

In 2000, Jimmy was lucky to work under the Yash Raj films banner in the movie Mohabbatein and also shared the screen with the Bollywood Superstars including Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai and Amitabh Bachchan were in the main lead. His first ever commercially as well as critics successful movie was Sanjay Dutt starring film Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. as Zaheer. This film was much loved by the audiences as well as earned tons of positive reviews from the public and film critics.

In the year 2005, Jimmy made his Pollywood debut by the Manmohan Singh’s directed Punjabi film Yaaran Naal Baharan starring Juhi Babbar, Anupam Kher, and Raj Babbar. Sheirgill impressed the Punjabi film audience with his debut film. Along with Punjabi movies, Sheirgill performed in some of the Bollywood Hit movies and had a great chance to work with the Top leading actors and actresses of Hindi cinema and he created a milestone in Bollywood through his intense acting on the silver screen.

From 2003-2018, Sheirgill performed in a number of movies including Hum Tum, Charas, Tom Dick and Harry, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster, A Wednesday, Victoria No. 203, My Name Is Khan, Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns, Tanu Weds Manu: Returns, and Veerey Ki Wedding. As a producer, Sheirgill produced his first-ever movie was Dharti (Punjabi Movie) and his film Dharti received the PTC Best Film (Critics) Award. Then after Jimmy produced some other Punjabi films like Saadi Love Story, Taur Mittran Di, and Rangeelay.

Movies List

1996Maachis
1999Jahan Tum Le Chalo
2000Mohabbatein
2001Yeh Zindagi Ka Safar
2002Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai
Dil Hai Tumhaara
Dil Vil Pyar Vyar
Kehtaa Hai Dil Baar Baar
2003Haasil
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.
2004Agnipankh
Charas
Hum Tum
2005Silsiilay
Yahaan
Yaaran Naal Baharan
2006Prateeksha
Umar
Tom Dick and Harry
Yun Hota Toh Kya Hota
Lage Raho Munna Bhai
Bas Ek Pal
Rehguzar
Mannat
2007Eklavya: The Royal Guard
Delhii Heights
Raqeeb
Victoria No. 203
Chhodon Naa Yaar
Dus Kahaniyaan
Strangers
2008Hastey Hastey
A Wednesday!
2009Marega Salaa
Tera Mera Ki Rishta
Munde U.K. De
2010My Name Is Khan
A Flat
Mel Karade Rabba
2011Tanu Weds Manu
Game
Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster
Dharti
2012Dangerous Ishhq
Shoebite
2013Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns
Special 26
Rajdhani Express
Bullett Raja
Saadi Love Story
Rangeelay
2014Fugly
Darr @ the Mall
Kolkata Junction
Bang Bang!
Aa Gaye Munde U.K. De
2015Tanu Weds Manu: Returns
Uvaa
Hero Naam Yaad Rakhi
Shareek
2016Shortcut Safari
Traffic
Shorgul
Madaari
Happy Bhag Jayegi
Yea Toh Two Much Ho Gayaa
Vaisakhi List
2017Shubh Mangal Saavdhan
Ranchi Diaries
Jindua
2018Mukkabaaz
Veerey Ki Wedding
Phamous
Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3
Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi
Gun pe done
Zero
Daana Paani
2019Tom, Dick and Harry 2
De De Pyaar De
Family of Thakurganj
Jhootha Kahin Ka
Judgementall Hai Kya
P Se Pyaar F Se Faraar
S.P. Chauhan

TV Shows & Serials List

2020Rangbaaz Phirse
Your Honor

Facts About Jimmy Sheirgill

  • Does Jimmy Shergill drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Until the age of 18, Shergill wore a turban but removed it, as he saw it hard to manage it in the hostel. After becoming cut surd, his family so much disappointed that they didn’t talk to him for a year.
  • In 1989, Jimmy met with a very dangerous accident while riding a bike, some of his bones got broken.
  • Jimmy is not so much addicted to social media and rarely posts something on it.
  • Sheirgill is a very innocent and polite personality in real life.
  • Jimmy altered the spelling of his surname from Shergill to Sheirgill because the first one was often used on social media.
  • Sheirgill idolizes Shaheed Bhagat Singh.
  • Jimmy is an impulsive shopper.
  • He has a deep faith in Lord Ganesha.

FAQs

Why is Jimmy Shergill not very successful?

It is because he acted in commercial movies but his behavior remained non-commercial. It has been 24 years since the actor made his debut with Maachis. But still, we can expect variety from him whenever he appears on the screen. He has never been involved in any major controversy and is rarely seen in any major Bollywood functions.

What is the age of Jimmy Shergill?

50 years old (3 December 1970).

Who is the father of Jimmy Shergill

Satyajeet Singh Shergill

How tall is Jimmy Shergill?

1.75 m.