DID YOU KNOW?
Punjabi's most sought-after actor Diljit Dosanjh is also the most controversial celebrity in the Punjabi industry. Unknown to many, the highest paid actor and singer of his time has involved himself into a string of shocking dramas. The public once condemned him for releasing a song with the context of promoting youth alcoholism. He also starred in Ambarsariya, a film which was banned in Pakistan after its release for negatively referencing India's intelligence agency. Aside from that, there was a dialogue on one of his films where he mocked the turban used by Sikhs. Due to the unpleasant comment, the Sikh community demanded his apology. There's more! When Diljit fell off the stage while performing at his concert, a person in the audience uploaded the video online. He got so angry that he criticized the uploader with a comeback song!
There are many more actors and actresses who, like him, has been watched closely by the public's eyes. It's common for popular icons to have negative stories spread about them. But despite all these controversies, the support for the upcoming and new Punjabi movies is higher than ever. It's all thanks to foreign audiences who watch Punjabi movies online. Diljit's latest projects have also received quite a positive buzz. He really is a living proof that there's no such thing as bad publicity!