Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

Poonam Dhillon

Poonam Dhillon is one of the iconic stars of the entertainment industry. She has been in the industry for more than 35 years and has acted in more than 80 movies. She bagged the title of Femina Miss India at the mere age of 16 in the year 1977 which paved the way for her to enter the acting world. She is well recognised for her movies in the 90s like Noorie, Dard, Nishaan, Zamana, Awam and Sohni Mahiwal among others. Dhillon won a Filmfare for Best Actress in 1979 for her performance in Noorie which in turn brought her stardom in Bollywood. Moreover she has been active on the social welfare front where she has worked for issues like drug awareness and AIDS awareness, family planning and organ donation. She has also been seen in Bigg Boss-3 and emerged to be the runner-up on the show. Recently she has also launched an event and film production company, Poetic Justice Films Pvt Ltd.


Poonam Dhillon says she would get irked upon being praised for her looks in films: 'Arey, but go further than that...'

September 26, 2022 6:40 pm

Poonam Dhillon is known for starring in movies like Noorie, Red Rose, Romance, Karma, Naam among others. She will soon be seen in the Netflix movie Plan A Plan B.

Pollywood: A senior love story, Punjabi film Umran Ch Ki Rakheya to break all stereotypes

March 07, 2022 5:41 pm

A beautiful Chandigarh-based story that normalises feelings of love and desire for companionship at an old age, says lead actors Poonam Dhillon and Raj Babbar.

Dil Bekraar actor Poonam Dhillon: 'Raj Babbar has evolved really well with time'

November 26, 2021 10:44 am

Poonam Dhillon addressed the series Dil Bekraar 'special' because she was working with her old co-stars of many years, Raj Babbar and Padmini Kolhapure.

Dharmendra, Jeetendra, Poonam Dhillon remember Dilip Kumar: 'He showed us the way, how it's done'

July 07, 2021 2:27 pm

Dilip Kumar passed away at the age of 98. He is survived by his wife Saira Banu.

'I wanted FCAT's role enhanced': Former CBFC chairperson Sharmila Tagore, FCAT member Poonam Dhillon on abolition of appeals body

April 08, 2021 6:51 pm

While actor-former CBFC member Sharmila Tagore, filmmaker Kushan Nandy and former FCAT member, actor Poonam Dhillon, believe the abolition of the tribunal will harm filmmakers here on, filmmaker Prakash Jha is all for the change.

Poonam Dhillon: The taboo that a married heroine can't work has gone out of the window

December 14, 2019 8:07 pm

Poonam Dhillon stated that now married female actors find work easily, but it wasn't so in her time.

Poonam Dhillon to join 'MSG The Warrior'

February 01, 2016 7:08 pm

Poonam Dhillon will play a pivotal role in Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's film "MSG The Warrior".

Celebs should be allowed to recycle and use clothes: Poonam Dhillon

May 08, 2015 8:22 pm

Poonam Dhillon said filmstars should recycle and re-use clothes.

Poonam Dhillon to turn director

February 03, 2014 11:51 am

Poonam Dhillon recently made a comeback with TV serial 'Ek Nayi Pehchaan'.

Watch: Poonam Dhillon, Ranbir, Salman at Mumbai's first Republic Day parade

January 28, 2014 5:17 pm

The parade saw an impressive turnout from Bollywood celebrities who participated in a vintage car rally at the parade.


Athiya, Sooraj, Daisy Shah in New year spirits at Juhu

December 29, 2015 11:52 am

Hero actors Athiya Shetty and Sooraj Pancholi were see at a pre New Year lunch on Monday (December 28). Mohit Malik with wife Ankita, 'Hate Story 3' actress Daisy Shah, singer Shaan and TV actors including Shivin Narang, Simple Kaul, Smriti Kalra were also spotted at this high end restaurant in Juhu, Mumbai.

Ladies' night out: Preity Zinta, Bhagyashree, Madhoo

October 24, 2015 11:29 am

Preity Zinta was seen spending some quality time with her friends on October 23 in Mumbai, while Padmini Kolhapure, Bhagyashree and Madhoo were spotted at a wedding jewellery exhibition.

Spotted: SRK's wife Gauri at a jewellery store, Hrithik Roshan launches his new TV show

October 24, 2015 9:06 am

While Shah Rukh Khan's wife Gauri was snapped a jewellery store launch in Mumbai on October 23, Hrithik Roshan was seen at the launch of Discovery channel's new show 'HRX Heroes'.

Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri, Hrithik shine at a sangeet ceremony

December 21, 2014 5:51 pm

Bollywood superstars Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Madhuri Dixit were seen at the sangeet ceremony of actor Vikram Singh’s brother Uday Singh and Ali Morani’s daughter Shirin.

Bollywood's 'Noorie' Poonam Dhillon turns 52, celebrates birthday on TV set

April 18, 2014 6:19 pm

Bollywood's 'Noorie' Poonam Dhillon, who turned 52 today.

New mom Ayesha Takia parties with Dor director Nagesh Kukunoor

February 19, 2014 1:16 pm

Bollywood celebrities Ayesha Takia and Poonam Dhillon among others attended Nagesh Kukunoor's success bash for 'Lakshmi'.

Sonakshi Sinha, Sunny Leone, Sophie Choudry shine at music awards

January 21, 2014 12:54 pm

In keeping with the award season, Bollywood celebrities showed up for the fourth edition of the Gionee Star Global Indian Music Awards (GiMA) held in Mumbai on Monday (Janaury 21). Some of the familiar faces on the red carpet were Sonakshi Sinha, Richa Chadda, Aditi Rao Hydari and Asha Bhosle.