Mangal Dhillon, is an Actor, popularly known as ‘Buniyaad’, ‘Khoon Bhari Maang’ passes away after battling cancer. The Faridkot-based actor was also a producer-director and writer. He was a big name not only in Bollywood and television but also in Punjabi films.
Height- 178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Born-June 18, 1974
Birthplace-Village Wander Jatana, Faridkot district, Punjab
Death – June 11, 2023
Profession-Actor, Writer, Director, Producer
Spouse- Ritu Dhillon
He was born in a Sikh family in Wander Jatana village of Faridkot district in the Indian state of Punjab. Baljeet Kaur and Surinder pal Singh are Dhillon’s parents. He has a sister, Ihana Dhillon and a brother, Kiran Dhillon. He studied in Panj Graayin Kala Government School till 4th standard, he then moved to Uttar Pradesh near his father’s farm.
He has been married to Ritu Dhillon since 26 April 1994. In Mumbai and since then, they both complement each other in all their creative endeavors.
He graduated from Zila Parishad High School, Nighasan, Lakhimpur Kher district. He then returned to Punjab where he completed his secondary education at Kot Kapura. He graduated from Muktsar Government College.
He worked in theater in Delhi and joined the Department of Indian Theater in Punjab University, Chandigarh in 1979 and completed his acting degree in 1980.
Dhillon started a production company and released a well-received historical film titled Khalsa. His other productions include A Day at the Golden Temple (about 24 hours of sacred practice daily)”, Prakash Sri Guru Granth Sahib (2004 on the uniqueness of Guru Granth Sahib), Sikh Ate Dastaar, Inseparable-A Sikh and his Turban, (the unbroken bond of every Sikh with turban and long hair) Sarvnash (2007 against drug addiction) Gurbani By Kautak Volume 1 and Volume 2 (2009-2010 on the divine healing powers of Gurbani) Toshakhana Sri Darbar Sahib Valuable articles kept in Toshakhana) and Ḧarinam Ke Chamatkar (a documentary on the divine healing powers of Harinam).
Upcoming projects include Shahadat (a feature film dealing with voting politics and myriad other social issues of Punjab, India and NRIs), Ä Western Salutation to Sikhism (about the devotion, faith and beliefs of Westerners who embrace Sikhism) Saaka-Sarhind (docudrama). On Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji on the Martyrdom of Sons) and Gurbani By Kautak Volumes 3, 4 and 5 (documentaries on the divine healing powers of the spiritual hymns of Sri Guru Granth Sahib) and many others.
- For his role in the TV series Juno, he won the RAPA (Radio and Television Advertising Practitioners Association) Best Actor award in 1998.
- The Punjab government awarded him the Baba Farid Award for the film Khalsa
- Prime Minister Punjab Distinguished Achievement Award in 2006 and several other accolades from organizations across Punjab and abroad.
- He won the Mohan Rakesh Gold Medal for Best Actor.
some popular movies are listed here
Juna Pakistani (1998)
Dalal – 1993
Dil Tera Aashiq – 1993
Khal Nayak – 1993
Sahibaan – 1993
Heer Ranjha – 1992
Zindagi Ek Juaa – 1992
Vishwatma – 1992
Akayla – 1991
Ranbhoomi – 1991
Nyay Anyay – 1990
Amba – 1990
Net Worth 2023
Mangal Dhillon estimated net worth is $ USD 5 Mil and Primary income from actor, film producer. We don’t have enough evidence on Mangal Dhillon cars, Mangal Dhillon lifestyle.
Cause Of Death
Veteran actor and noted filmmaker Mangal Dhillon passed away earlier today (June 11) in Ludhiana. He was suffering from cancer for a long time and was undergoing treatment in Ludhiana cancer hospital for the last one month.
He has been a part of shows like Buniyaad and Junoon. In 1986 show Buniyaad, he was seen in the role of Lubhaya Ram. He played the role of Sumer Rajvansh in 1993 show Junoon.