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


Jimmy Shergill

About Jimmy Sheirgill

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.


    Birth Name Jasjit Singh Gill
    Other Name Jimmy Shergill
    Age (as in 2022) 52 Years
    Debut • Film (Hindi): Maachis (1996)
    • Film (Punjabi): Yaaran Naal Baharan (2005)
    • Film (Production): Dharti (2011)
    • Web Series: Rangbaaz Phirse (2020)
    Religion Sikhism
    Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
    Birth Place Deokahia village, Sardarnagar, Gorakhpur district, Uttar Pradesh
    Date of Birth 3 December 1970 (Thursday)
    Nationality Indian
    Residence Not Known
    Home Town Patiala, Punjab, India
    Hobbies Reading, Playing & Watching Cricket


    Mother’s Name Late Balraj Kaur Shergill
    Father’s Name Satyajeet Singh Shergil
    Brother Aman Shergill
    Sister Not Known


    Affairs/Girlfriends Priyanka Puri

    Marital Status, Wife and Children

    Wife/Spouse Priyanka Puri
    Marriage Date Year: 2001
    Children Veer Shergill


    School • St. Paul’s college, Lucknow
    • The Punjab Public School, Nabha, Punjab
    • Yadavindra Public School, Patiala
    College/University Bikram College, Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab
    Educational Qualification B.Com
    Profession Actor, Producer
    Brands Endorsed Not Known
    Career Manager Not 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 Size 40 inches
    Biceps Size 13 inches
    Waist Size 29 inches

    Extra Ordinary Features

    Race / Ethnicity Jat
    Hair Color Black
    Eye Color Black
    S*xual Orientation Straight
    Dress Size Not Known
    Shoe Size 10 inches

    Style Quotient

    Car Collection Range Rover
    Bike Collection Harley Davidson

    Favourite Things

    Favourite Food Sarson ka Saag with Makki ki Roti
    Favourite Actors Irrfan Khan, Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Sunny Deol, Edward Norton
    Favourite Colors White
    Favourite Sport Cricket
    Favourite Actresses American History X (1998)
    Favourite Films Bollywood: Happy Bhag Jayegi
    Hollywood: American History X
    Punjabi: Jindua
    Favourite Beverage Black Coffee
    Favourite Car Ferrari
    Favourite Quote “Let’s go our separate ways, together”
    Controversies Not 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 2022 (Approx) $10 million
    Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx) Under Review
    Salary INR 1-2 crore/film
    Income Source Actor, Producer


    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

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

    2020 Rangbaaz 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.

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