2018: Diljit Dosanjh Dedicates To His Dreams
Punjabi actor and singer, Diljit Dosanjh has been having a good time in 2018, owing to his versatile talent and modesty which has made him the recipient of an array of awards & recognition, so far. Here’s some of his achievements in this year!
1. Bags the ‘Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2018’: Earlier this year, Diljit was awarded the much – coveted ‘Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2018’ at the ceremony in Mumbai for being the most trending personality of the year. An active social media celebrity, Diljit shared the picture of his success on his social media portals, stating that he owes all the success to his fans and almighty. He even expressed his gratitude to his roots in Punjab; which speaks volumes about his unconditional love with his hometown.
2. All set to get his wax statue at Madame Tassauds Delhi: A big boost came to the Ballewood industry with the news of Diljit Dosanjh getting his wax statue at the prestigious museum of Madame Tassauds Delhi. His wax figure is under progress, and it will be placed with other connoisseurs of the film industry, including Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, and Asha Bhosle to name a few.
3. His awe-inspiring roles in Soorma and Dream-Come-True Moment in Sajjan Singh Rangroot: The biopic on the life of Indian Hockey Player, Sandeep Singh could not have been portrayed so realistically by anyone but Diljit Dosanjh. Acting parallel to Taapsee Pannu and Angad Bedi, Diljit Dosanjh’s acting in Soorma was well-received across the globe; adding versatility to his acting forte. The movie is also on the way to making its presence on Netflix.
Further, for the past one year Diljit kept reiterating his wish and ream to play the role of a Sikh martyr, Sajjan Singh, who dedicated his life to bring out his country from the clutches of British rule. The film did fairly well at the box-office but the numbers were not important in this one. It was Diljit’s determination to do this role and the conviction with which he did it, that shall be remembered forever in the history of Punjabi cinema.
4. Sustaining his love for music: Diljit has never let his passion for singing take a backseat, and his immensely-loved CON.FI.DEN.TIAL album speaks volumes about the same. He also did another album this year – ROAR that topped worldwide itunes charts.
5. The reunion of Neeru Bajwa & Diljit Dosanjh: One of the most-loved on screen jodi’s of the Ballewood industry, Diljit Dosanjh & Neer Bajwa have made a comeback in this year. The duo has been working on Jagdeep Sidhu’s directorial romantic comedy, ‘Shadaa’, which is scheduled to release on May 24, 2019.