(Image Source: Instagram | @mandytakhar)
Punjabi Industry is full of talented people and their are many Pollywood stars about whom we don’t know about much. One such name is of Mandy Takhar. Mandy is one of the most beautiful and gorgeous actress of Pollywood who has worked in Bollywood and South Indian movies too. And to that, there are many things that are not so known about her.
Here are some interesting details about the life of gorgeous and talented Punjabi actress-Mandy Takhar. Hope you enjoy reading!
Mandeep Kaur aka Mandy Takhar is born and brought up in Wolverhampton, United Kingdom. Her roots run deep in the Maliana town of Punjab (near Phagwara).
(Childhood picture of Mandy Takhar)
Punjabi school at weekends:
Mandy Takhar being a UK girl went to Punjabi school at weekends during her school days to learn Punjabi. Mandy Takhar’s dad sent her to weekend school to make her learn Punjabi language and culture.
Crazy love for shoes:
Mandy Takhar have a crazy love for collecting shoes. During one of her interviews, Mandy said,
“I am crazy about collecting shoes. I have so many shoes that I don’t have a count and many times I even forget what all is there in the closet.”
Tom Boy :
In her teenage years Mandy Takhar was quite tom boyish. She was an adventurer and more into guy stuff. Unlike most girls who spend their teenage years with lip-gloss and mirror in their bags Mandy always loved to dress up like a boy.
Rugby Player & trained in Martial arts:
Mandy Takhar during her days in high school was the only girl in boy’s rugby team (football team). She is also trained in Martial arts.
Mandy always wanted to be an actress and at an age of 17, she shifted to London and studied Drama at the Kingston University.
Entering the Entertainment Industry:
In 2006, she moved to Mumbai to become a part of Hindi Film Industry.
Before entering Punjabi film industry opposite the hit singer/actor Babbu Maan in his movie ‘Ekam’- Son Of Soil, Mandy was seen in Television commercial and two South Indian films.
Big Break in Pollywood and thereafter:
Mandy got a big break opposite Gippy Grewal in 2012 in ‘Mirza – the Untold Story’. Although the movie was not a box office success, yet Mandy was praised for her looks and charm.
Later she was also seen in not so famous Bollywood movie “Bamboo” which was directed by Jagdish Rajpurohit.
She was paired opposite Sangram Singh in the Punjabi film, ‘Saadi Wakhri Hai Shaan’ (2012)
She gave a hit movie ‘Tu Mera 22 Main Tera 22’ directed by Amit prasher, a comedy starring Amrinder Gill and Honey Singh.
Mandy Takhar A Singer:
Mandy Takhar is not only versatile in acting but is also good at singing. She collaborated with Dr. Zeus and released her debut Punjabi song ‘Lado Rani’, which is a playlist staple.
Mandy Takhar A Philanthropist:
Mandy Takhar is not only a fine actor but she is a person with heart of gold and a believer in Humanity. In 2016, in association with UK based charity Khalsa Aid Mandy Takhar personally visited to the refugee camps close to Iraq and Syria and donated food to the refugees.
Being a player and student of martial arts Mandy Takhar loves to challenge herself to be fit. She loves to do Yoga, Boxing and can be seen spending her time in the gym through her Instagram posts.
Her upcoming project as of now is Lukan Michi opposite Preet Harpal which is the talk of the town. The movie is releasing on 10 May.
So, What do you think about these unknown facts about Punjabi actress Mandy Takhar? Do let us know in the comment box!