The movie Mohabbatein’s chocolate boy Jimmy Shergill has turned 46 yesterday. From his innocent looking guy of Mohabbatein to his daredevil character as Raja Awasthi from Tanu Weds Manu, he has marked tremendously good in every of his onscreen roles. Jimmy Shergill is one of the most critically acclaimed actors of the industry. Today, we have brought some interesting facts about him!

Here is the list below.

Jimmy Shergill’s real name is Jasjit Singh Gill.

He changed the spelling of his surname to Sheirgill from Shergill for his social accounts.

Jimmy belongs to a Sikh family from Gorakhpur District of U.P. He hails from the family of landowners and distillers.

His paternal great-aunt Amrita Sher-Gil was one of the famous Indian painters. She belonged to the prominent Majithia family of Punjab.

Jimmy’s cousin encouraged him to become an actor, so he went to Mumbai and attended Roshan Taneja’s acting school.

His first film was Maachis in 1996, directed by Gulzar. The movie was critically acclaimed hit.

He got famous for his chocolate boy role for the movie Mohabbatein which was one of the hit movies of 2000.

He started his acting career in Punjabi Films with the movie Yaaran Naal Baharan in 2005.

He is a family person, you will hardly see his posts on his social accounts. He is not active on his social media as the other celebrities.

He is the one woman man, married to his longtime girlfriend Priyanka in 2001 and now, he is a proud parent of a baby boy ‘Veer Shergill‘ and is enjoying his happy family life very gracefully.

We just wish him good luck and prosperous years ahead for his life and career. Presently, Jimmy is busy in the shoot of his upcoming movie ‘ Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3’ with Sanjay Dutt which will release on next year and we can’t wait to see his magic again on the silver screen.