Pukhraj Bhalla is an Indian actor and singer who works predominantly in Punjabi films. He is the son of popular Punjabi comedian and actor Jaswinder Bhalla.
Pukhraj Bhalla was born on Tuesday, 20 November 1990 (age 31 years; as of 2021) in Ludhiana, Punjab. His zodiac sign is Scorpio. He attended Guru Nanak Public Senior Secondary School, Ludhiana for primary and secondary education. Later, he got himself enrolled at Punjabi University, Patiala to pursue Bachelor of Technology. Magzter
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Weight (approx.): 65 Kg
Body Measurements (approx.): Chest: 42 inches, Waist: 30 inches, Biceps: 14 inches
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
Pukhraj Bhalla was born to Jaswinder Bhalla and Parmdeep Bhalla. Jaswinder Bhalla is a veteran Punjabi actor who is best known for his comic roles. Parmdeep Bhalla is a fine arts teacher by profession.
Pukhraj Bhalla has an elder sister Ashpreet Kaur. She is married and settled in Norway.
Pukhraj Bhalla got married to Dishu Sidhu on 19 November 2021 in the Anand Karaj wedding ceremony held in Ludhiyana, Punjab. Earlier, the couple got engaged on 16 November 2021.
Pukhraj Bhalla made his acting debut in 2013 with the film “Stupid 7.” The film was based on Punjabi musical play “Me and My Story” and featured Millind Gaba, Pukhraj Bhalla, Jasmeet Kaur, Karanjit Singh, Saibi Sodhi, Gunit Cour, Sukhman Brar, and Janatpreet in lead roles. Pukhraj played a character named Sahab and received huge appreciation for it. Next, he appeared in Vijay Kumar Arora’s comedy-drama film “Ronde Saare Vyah Picho.” Pukhraj Bhalla improved his acting skills with each passing role thus earning opportunities to work under big banners in Pollywood. He has done supporting roles in movies like “Golak Bugni Bank Te Batua,” “Vaisakhi List,” “Harjeeta,” and “Afsar.”
Pukhraj Bhalla rose to fame after appearing in the Punjabi-language comedy-drama web series “Yaar Jigree Kasooti Degree” released on 15 September 2018. This Rabby Tiwana created series was based on the life of college students. Pukhraj Bhalla was featured as Jaspreet Singh Randhawa aka Jass along with Karan Sandhawalia as Lakhvinder Singh aka Lucky, Sukhdeep Sapra as Anmoldeep Singh Sidhu aka Anmol, Amrit Amby as Gurshabd Singh Brar aka Lali, Prateek Singh Rai as Ekamveer Singh Gill aka Ekam, and Karanvir Deol as Rupinder Singh Oberoi aka Roop. The series received huge popularity among the audience and proved to be the first commercially successful Punjabi web series.
Pukhraj Bhalla stepped into the field of singing in 2018 when he sang his first song “Zaalma” for the web series “Yaar Jigree Kasooti Degree.” His debut song was much appreciated by the audience and brought recognition to him as a Punjabi singer. Over the years, he released a number of music singles including “Countless” under Speed Records, “Hostel Boliyan” and “Dil Haare” under Troll Punjabi.
- Food: Kadi-Chawal, Maggi, Popcorn
- Singer: Amar Singh Chamkila
- Song: ‘Att Goriye’ by Preet Harpal
- Travel Destination: Paris
- Pukhraj Bhalla was fond of dancing since childhood. He used to participate in various Bhangra competitions during his school days.
- He is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog at his home. His pet dog is named ‘Sultan.’
- While talking about his strug to make his name in the Punabi film industry, Pukhraj said,
People may think it’s easy being an actor’s son, but the comparison makes it actually harder. I understand that it’s a privilege to know people on the inside, but if you don’t have the craft, you cannot sustain in this industry.”
- Pukhraj Bhalla is often spotted consuming alcohol at various social events.
- He is fascinated with cars.
- Pukhraj is a fitness freak. He follows a very strict diet to maintain his body and fitness.
- He is very active on his social media and post often to keep up with his fan in touch.