Neeru Bajwa (born 26 August 1980) is a Canadian born Punjabi actress. She started her career in 1998 with Dev Anand's Bollywood film Main Solah Baras Ki and then moved on to working in Indian soap operas and Punjabi films.

Career

Bajwa started her career in Indian soap opera's in 2003 with Hari Mirchi Lal Mirchi on DD1 before moving on to Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani on Zee TV followed by Jeet on Star Plus and then Guns and Roses on Star One. She also appeared in the television series CID (CID Special Bureau) as fiance of ACP Ajatshatru and was also seen in the drama Bone Marrow.

In January 2013, Bajwa appeared in the multi-starer Punjabi film Saadi Love Story, produced by Jimmy Shergill productions, directed by Dheeraj Rattan and starring Diljit Dosanjh, Amrinder Gill, and Surveen Chawla. She paired up opposite Diljit Dosanjh again in the film Jatt and Juliet 2 which broke all the previous opening day collection records for Punjabi cinema. In August 2013, her film, Naughty Jatts was released in which she featured along with Binnu Dhillon, Arya Babbar and Roshan Prince. The movie got mixed reviews from critics.

Personal life

In her documentary film Bollywood Bound, she admits to being a high school drop out who had little interest in studies and was always inspired by the glamour of Bollywood, so she moved to Mumbai to fulfill her dreams.

Bajwa married Harmikpal (Harry) Jawandha on 8 February 2015.

Filmography

YearMovieRoleLanguage
1998Main Solah Baras KiSalmaHindi
2003Bollywood BoundHerselfEnglish
2004Asa Nu Maan Watna DaNeeruPunjabi
2006Dil Apna PunjabiLaadiPunjabi
2009Munde U.K. DeReet BrarPunjabi
2009Heer RanjhaHeerPunjabi
2010Mel Karade RabbaSeerat RandhawaPunjabi
2010PrinceMayaHindi
2010Phoonk 2ArushiHindi
2010Akh LabdiAmarPunjabi
2011Jihne Mera Dil LuteyaNoor BajwaPunjabi
2011Miley Naa Miley HumManjeet AhluwaliaHindi
2012Pata Nahi Rabb Kehdeyan Rangan Ch RaaziSimranPunjabi
2012Jatt & JulietPoojaPunjabi
2012Pinky Moge WaliPinkyPunjabi
2012Saadi Love StorySpecial Appearance (Taniya)Punjabi
2013Special ChabbisCameo roleHindi
2013Jatt & Juliet 2PoojaPunjabi
2013Naughty JattsSimmi KheraPunjabi
2013R.S.V.PManpreet KaurPunjabi
2014Dil Vil Pyaar VyaarprabhjeetPunjabi
2014Aa Gaye Munde U.K. DeDisha DhillionPunjabi
2014Proper PatolaPreeti, Jeeti (Double Role)Punjabi
2015Sardaar JiPinkyPunjabi
2016Channo Kamli Yaar DiChannoPunjabi
2016JinduaTBAPunjabi

Television

Awards and nominations

YearFilmAward CeremonyCategoryResult
2011Mel Karade RabbaPTC Punjabi Film AwardsCritics Best ActressWon
Best ActressNominated
2012Jihne Mera Dil LuteyaPTC Punjabi Film AwardsBest ActressWon
2013Jatt & JulietPTC Punjabi Film AwardsBest ActressWon
2013Pinky Moge WaliPTC Punjabi Film AwardsBest ActressNominated
2014Jatt & Juliet 2PTC Punjabi Film AwardsBest ActressWon
2015Aa Gaye Munde U.K. DePTC Punjabi Film AwardsBest ActressNominated
2015Proper PatolaPTC Punjabi Film AwardsBest ActressNominated
2016SardaarjiPTC Punjabi Film AwardsBest ActressNominated