Ihana Dhillon

Ihana Dhillon is a popular Indian actress who is working in both Bollywood and Punjabi film industry.[1][2]

Ihana Dhillon
Akanksha Puri grace the success bash of the film Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety (07) (cropped).jpg
Ihana at the premier of Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety in Mumbai
Born
NationalityIndian
OccupationActress, model
Years active2009  - present

Dhillon made her Bollywood debut with the movie Hate Story 4, garnering the attention of critics across the nation.[3][4] Her multilingual abilities have helped her achieve success in sensational Punjabi movies like Daddy Cool Munde Fool (2013), Tiger (2016) andThug Life (2017).[5]

Dhillon is about to appear on the big screens yet again in the eagerly anticipated film Nastik directed by Shailesh Varma, starring Arjun Rampal.[6][7] She also made an appearance in a big budget movie Radhe starring Salman Khan in May 2021. In 2020, she was spotted at 6th position in the list of The Most Desirable Woman of Chandigarh.

CareerEdit

After completing her studies, she worked with Hotel Crown Plaza, Atlanta, where her looks fetched the attention of a modelling agency and they offered her an assignment. This is how her modelling career started in Atlanta. After moving back to India, she did her first television show, Jewels of Royals, in 2010 with actress Liza Ray for channel TLC. In 2013, she did her debut movie Daddy Cool Munde Fool and received recognition in the Punjabi film industry for her role as Minki, a small town girl who cares for the wishes and wellbeing of her mother.

One of the many diverse roles in her career is that of Ekum, a Journalist from Canada who comes to Jangpura to know more about how women deal with men who are drug addicts, in her movie Tiger (2016) starring Sippy Gill.

In the movie Thug life, released in 2017, she played the role of Ruchi, a struggling actor who later becomes a con artist with a gang of three men and dupe affluent people to make loads of money.

In 2018, she made her Bollywood debut with the movie Hate Story IV'" directed by Vishal Pandya, starring Urvashi Rautela, Vivan Bhatena, and Karan Wahi, performing the role of Rishma, a corporate lady who seeks revenge for the murder of her fiancé.[4]

As of now, Dhillon is actively involved in Punjabi and Hindi film industry. In 2019, she appeared in Punjabi film Blackia, a critical and commercial success.

In June 2020, Dhillon made her Hindi digital debut with Ullu Original web series, Kasak for which she was nominated for Filmfare Best Actress OTT award in 2020. She even appeared in 4 songs in 2020 out of which 2 are Punjabi songs, Baarish & Khaas and 2 Hindi language songs, Meri Aashiqui & Bewafa Tera Masoom Chehra.

In 2021 Dhillon had multiple releases, Radhe which released in May 2021 on Zee 5 starring Salman Khan. Bhuj: The Pride of India had released on Disney+Hotstar on 13 August 2021 starring Ajay Devgn and Ammy Virk.

On 25 August 2022 her multistarrer Punjabi movie Bhoot Uncle Tusi Great Ho released in Cinemas in which she played lead role along with Raj Babbar and Jaya Prada.Her Punjabi films Golgappe and Ghulam had been delayed due to the pandemic are also eyeing for 2022 release. Also, her film Nastik opposite Arjun Rampal has delayed since 2019.

FilmographyEdit

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Language
2013 Daddy Cool Munde Fool Minki Punjabi
2016 Tiger Ekum Punjabi
2017 Thug Life Ruchi Punjabi
2018 Hate Story 4 Rishma Hindi
2019 Blackia Sheetal Punjabi
2021 Radhe Nasreen Hindi
Bhuj: The Pride of India Nimrat Kaur Hindi
2022 Bhoot Uncle Tusi Great Ho Ghost Punjabi
Golgappe TBA Punjabi
Nastik TBA Hindi
Ghulam TBA Punjabi
Ji Karda TBA Punjabi

Web seriesEdit

Year Title Role Language Notes
2020 Kasak Sheetal Hindi Nominated- Filmfare OTT Award for Best Actress WebSeries 2020

Music videosEdit

Year Title Singer(s) Label Ref.
2017 Yaar Bolda Navv Inder T-Series [8]
2020 Meri Aashiqui Jubin Nautiyal [9]
Baarish Deep Money Deep Money [10]
Khaas Navraj Hans Speed Records [11]
Bewafa Tera Masoom Chehra Jubin Nautiyal T-Series [12]
2022 Tumse Pyaar Karke Tulsi Kumar, Jubin Nautiyal [13]
Kachiyaan Kachiyaan Jubin Nautiyal [14]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fernandes, Sandra Marina (14 September 2017). "People seek more content these days, says actress Ihana Dhillon". The Times of India.
  2. ^ Kukreja, Monika Rawal (9 September 2017). "Hate Story 4 actor Ihana Dhillon: We are not trying to sell sex but nobody will believe". Hindustan Times.
  3. ^ "Punjabi actress Ihana Dhillon joins 'Hate Story 4'". The Times of India. 27 August 2017.
  4. ^ a b "Hate Story 4 shoot begins in London, Ihana Dhillon to debut in Bollywood". Hindustan Times. 21 September 2017.
  5. ^ "Trailer of Ihana Dhillon's 'Tiger' to be released today". The Times of India. 3 August 2017.
  6. ^ "Arjun Rampal And Ihana Dhillon On Sets Of Nastik In Ranchi". Mid-Day.
  7. ^ "Ihana Dhillon to sizzle alongside Arjun Rampal in new item song". Times Of India.
  8. ^ Listen to Yaar Bolda Song by Navv Inder on Gaana.com, retrieved 13 October 2021
  9. ^ "Meri Aashiqui: Jubin Nautiyal's song is a melancholic love ballad". The Indian Express. 3 June 2020. Retrieved 13 October 2021.
  10. ^ Listen to Baarish Song by Deep Money on Gaana.com, retrieved 13 October 2021
  11. ^ "Navraj Hans's New Song 'Khaas' Teaser Released". www.spotboye.com. Retrieved 13 October 2021.
  12. ^ "Jubin Nautiyal ने अपनी आवाज से बनाया सबको दीवाना, रिलीज हुआ नया रोमांटिक गाना". Zee News Hindi (in Hindi). 17 November 2020. Retrieved 13 October 2021.
  13. ^ "टी-सीरीज का नया गाना 'तुमसे प्यार करके' हुआ रिलीज, तुलसी कुमार और जुबिन नौटियाल ने दी है आवाज". TV9 Hindi (in Hindi). 1 February 2022. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
  14. ^ "T-Series' Romantic Song Kachiyaan Kachiyaan Is Out Now". NDTV.com. Retrieved 17 May 2022.

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