Diljit Dosanjh: “Hope my entry makes it easier for other Punjabi actors”

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor

Diljit Dosanjh in 'Udta Punjab'
Diljit Dosanjh in ‘Udta Punjab’

Punjabi superstar, Diljit Dosanjh has made his Bollywood debut with ‘Udta Punjab’ and is hoping other Punjabi stars will follow into the Hindi film industry.

Talking to The Indian Express, Dosanjh said, ���I hope my entry in Hindi films makes it easier for other Punjabi actors to establish themselves in the industry. But at the same time, I feel whosoever works with good intention and puts hard work will excel. One, who is hardworking, will get opportunities regardless of him or her being from Punjab or any other state.”

The actor added that it may take sometime for his fans to adjust to his accept his work in Bollywood, ���People say these things but I don�۪t know if I my fanbase I have got��_ I think that will only happen once people watch the film. I am not sure how they will find my work, maybe they don�۪t like me after watching the film. The initial reactions that came were just because of the trailer, the real picture will come out after the movie releases.�۝

Dosanjh releases ‘SardaarJi 2’ later this month.