Jasleen Matharu is an Indian singer and actress, better known for being the disciple and the girlfriend of the devotional singer Anup Jalota who is 37 years older to her. Let us get to know more about Jasleen Matharu’s life, her singing career, and many other interesting facts.
Jasleen Matharu is well-known for being the disciple of the famous Hindi devotional singer Anup Jalota. She is also a singer and actress. She started learning classical and western music at a small age. Jasleen Matharu has performed alongside famous Bollywood singers. Moreover, she is also a trained dancer and knows various dance forms. Jasleen receives her training in music from Anup Jalota.
Jasleen Matharu is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly. She stands tall at 5′ 8″ and weighs around 55 kg. Jasleen has a sculpted figure with her body measurements proportionate at 34-26-34. Her hair and eyes are black.
Jasleen has been practising kickboxing around since 2016 and also has a brown belt in it.
Family, Religion & Boyfriend
Jasleen Matharu was born on 4 April 1990 (28 years; as in 2018) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India in a Sikh family to Kesar Matharu and Jaspreet Matharu. Her father is a director. Though Jasleen Matharu was born and brought up in Mumbai, she traces her roots back to Khanna, Ludhiana, Punjab, India.
She has one brother Kamaljeet Singh Matharu who is an actor and a producer.
Jasleen was in a live-in relationship with the Hindi devotional singer and musician Anup Jalota who is 37 years older than her. In 2018, she entered the Bigg Boss 12 house with her alleged boyfriend, Anup Jalota. She met Anup through her father as she used to learn music from him, and her family wasn’t aware of all this before the Bigg Boss season 12 inaugural.
Jasleen Matharu started learning music at a small age. She received training in classical and western music. At the age of 16, she was honoured with the Best Female Singer title at the inter-college competition.
Jasleen Matharu has given numerous live performances with popular singers like Mika Singh, Sukhwinder Singh, Amjad Khan, etc.
Jasleen made her solo debut as a singer with the album Love Day Love Day, which released in the year 2012.
Besides being a fine singer, she is a trained dancer and received training in various dance forms like Bharatanatyam, Belly dancing, Hip-hop, Salsa, etc. Jasleen Matharu made her acting debut in 2013 by playing the lead role in her father’s directorial Bollywood film The Dirty Relation.
- Jasleen’s favourite quotes are-Weakness of attitude becomes a weakness of character, Birds of a feather, flock together, and Barking dogs, seldom bite.
- She likes green colour.
- Matharu’s favourite perfume is Dior Poison Girl.
- She does not smoke.
- Jasleen was, once, a fan of a comedian Deepak Kalal, who has been posting controversial videos on Kashmir valley. As a fan, she made a video for him:
After Deepak saw this video, he started making videos on her like a marriage proposal in an amusing style. Even after her rejection, Deepak made several videos on her, one of them was Live Suhagraat with Jasleen. In reply to this video, Jasleen shared a live conversation with him:
- Jasleen Matharu loves cats.
- She has quite a few tattoos on her body.