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Sonam Kaur Bajwa[2] is a Punjabi model and actress active in Punjabi films and Tamil cinema. She participated in the Femina Miss India contest in 2012. She played the leading female role in the 2014 blockbuster Punjabi film Punjab 1984.[3]

Sonam Bajwa
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Bajwa promotes her film Super Singh on the sets of dance reality show Nach Baliye 8 in Mumbai in 2017
Native name ਸੋਨਮ ਬਾਜਵਾ
Born Sonampreet Kaur Bajwa[1]
Nanakmatta, Rudrapur Uttarakhand, India
Nationality India Indian
Education University of Delhi
Occupation Air hostess, model, actress
Years active 2012–present


Early life and modelling careerEdit

Sonam Bajwa was born in Nanakmatta, Rudrapur Uttarakhand, India.[4] She completed her schooling from Jaycees Public School, Rudrapur. She studied at Delhi University and became an air hostess. In 2013 she contested the Femina Miss India contest.[5]

She acted in two Punjabi films, including Punjab 1984. She was subsequently shortlisted to act opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Happy New Year, but was not chosen for the role.[6]


Year Title Role Language Notes
2013 Best Of Luck Simran Punjabi Punjabi debut
2014 Punjab 1984 Jeeti Punjabi Main lead
2014 Kappal Deepika Tamil Tamil debut
2016 Sardaar Ji 2 Diljyot Punjabi film released 24 June 2016
2016 Nikka Zaildar Manraj Punjabi lead actress with Ammy Virk[7]
2017 Manje Bistre Rano Punjabi lead actress with Gippy Grewal
2017 Super Singh Twinkle Punjabi Lead actress with Diljit Dosanjh
2017 Nikka Zaildar 2 Punjabi Lead actress with Ammy Virk
2017 Takadum Hindi Zeeshan Akbar Ali


  1. ^ Baddhan, Raj (18 May 2016). "Diljit Dosanjh set for ‘Punjab 1984’ release... cast featuring Pavan Malhotra, Sonampreet Kaur Bajwa". BizAsia Showbiz. Retrieved 25 May 2016. 
  2. ^ NN, T (9 March 2012). "It's time to choose your Miss India 2012.. The finalists so far are Sonam Bajwa, Vanaya Mishra, Vidhi Bhardwaj". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "Punjabi model turns Tamil bride". New Indian Express. 26 November 2014. Retrieved 13 December 2014. 
  4. ^ "Sonam's dreams come true". New Indian Express. 26 November 2014. Retrieved 13 December 2014. 
  5. ^ "Sonampreet Bajwa Profile". India Times. Retrieved 31 July 2015. 
  6. ^ "Maiden Voyage". The Hindu. 6 December 2014. Retrieved 13 December 2014. 
  7. ^ "Punjabi Movie: Nikka Zaildar ft. Ammy Virk, Sonam Bajwa". Home of Bhangra Online. Retrieved 25 May 2016. 

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