Dharmendra Deol-Biography, Career, Awards and Net Worth
B-dayDharmendra Singh Deol better known for Dharmendra Deol is famous Bollywood superstar who earned name and fame from super-hit movie “Sholay” along with the stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Jaya Bachchan and so on. He was also given the title of “Action King” and “He-Man” by his fan.
Born on 8th December 1935, Nasri, Panjab, India, he is also a Producer and politician. He started his career from the movie “Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere” in 1960. His height is 5’10” and has a weight of 171.96 pounds.
Dharmendra Deol’s Early Life
This 82-year-old man was born to Panjabi family to Kewal Krishna Singh Deol (father) and Satwant Kaur (mother) and has brother Ajit Deol. He studied at Government Senior Secondary School at Lalton Kalan, Ludhiana where his father was a headmaster and completed his intermediate from Ramgarhai, Phagwara.
According to the sources, Dharmendra was in love affair with famous singer and actress Suraiya and also attended her funeral in 2004.
Dharmendra Deol’ s Career
This versatile actor made his debut with Arjun Hingorani’s movie “Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tera” and later on was seen in the movie such as “Dil Ne Phir Yaad Kiya”, “Phool Aur Paththar”, “Mera Gaon Mera Desh”, “Dost”, “Sholay”, “Azaad” and “Maa” which was also listed in top 25 must watch movies of all time.
He has also worked with most of the member of Kapoor family beside Kareena Kapoor. He himself is a producer and launched both of his sons in the movie: Sunny Deol in “Betaab” and Boby Deol in “Barsaat”.
Later on, he took a break for some years and returned to Bollywood industry with the movie “Life in a … Metro” and “Apne”; his own production movie; both the movie got a positive response from the viewers and critics.Later on, he appeared in the movie “Jonny Gaddaar”, ” Yamla Pagla Deewana”, “Tell Me O Khuda” and “Double Di trouble”.
He is not only a good actor but also a great politician. He was elected as a member of Parliament from Bharatiya Janata Party in 2004.
Dharmendra Deol ’s Achievements and Awards
He is one of the successful actors in the Bollywood industry. His talent was honored by the India’s third Highest civilian honor Padma Bhushan Award by the Government of India in 2012 and Filmfare Lifetime Achievement. Moreover, he has won different awards like IIFA Lifetime Achievement Award, Stadium Awards, Apsara Awards and much more.
Dharmendra Deol’s Net Worths
Being a renowned actor of Indian cinema industry, he has worked in more than hundred. He has successfully collected huge net worth as an actor and producer: his estimated net worth is $70 million. He is living a luxurious lifestyle with his family as he has 4 bungalows including one in Mumbai.
He is also passionate about cars and owns different luxurious cars like Range Rover SUV, Maruti 800, Chevrolet and much more.