Date of Birth: 18-Apr-56
Birth Place: Kanpur, India
Description: Poonam Dhillon is an Indian Hindi film, theatre and TV actress. Dhillon was born in Punjabi Jatt Sikh family. Her father is Amrik Singh and her mother is Gurcharan Kaur. Dhillon first gained fame when she was crowned Miss Young India at the age of 16. Director Yash Chopra noticed her and offered her a role in the film Trishul (1978) where she performed the song "Gapoochi Gapoochi gum gum" with co-star Sachin Pilgaonkar. Chopra then gave her the title role in Noorie (1979), which he produced. For this, Dhillon was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actress. Subsequently she did about 90 films in Hindi. Dhillon ventured into the make-up van business, pioneering the concept in Indian Film industry. She runs a successful make-up van company, "VANITY." Dhillon married film producer Ashok Thakeria in 1988. They have two children, son Anmol and daughter Paloma. The marriage ended in 1997. Sourced from Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poonam_Dhillon)
POONAM IN NEWS
Deepshikha Nagpal's debut film Yeh Dooriyan produced by V1 Creations in association with SiroyaFM organised thepremier of their film at Fame in Andheri West.Kaishav Arora and Deepshikha along with Fatesh and Suneeta Mirchandani received all the guest for the event.More than six hundred guest came to see the film and wish them all the best.Akriti Mistry,Delnaz Paul,Mink,DJ S heizwood,Kamaal R Khan,Misti Mukherjee,Kanchan Adhikari,Meet Brothers,Poonam Dhillon,Anuj Saxena,Sanober Kabir,Yogesh Lakhani of bright Outdoor,Sunil Shinde Chairman of Best,Amjad Nadeem also came for the event.Deepshikha's daughter Vidhika was enjoying media attention throughout the event. Ramesh Sippy and Kiran ji were the last to come for the event.There was a performance by Deepshikha and Kaishav Arora with Meet Brothers at the premier.Entire tv fraternity came to see Deepshikha film.