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Nimrat Khaira

Nimrat Khaira

Nimrat Khaira is an Indian actress whose full name is Nimratpal Kaur Khaira. Nimrat Khaira is also a Punjabi singer and actress best recognized for her work in Punjabi films and music. She began singing in third grade and earned her bachelor's degree in biotechnology from HMV (Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya), also in Punjab. She belongs to a Sikh family, and her parents have only one child. D.AV. Centenary School in Batala, Punjab, is where she completed her education. Her father works for the Forest department, while her mother works for the government as a teacher.

Sushil Narang taught her classical music, and she was a competitor on the singing reality program 'Awaaz Punjab Di' while she was in the 12th grade; however, she was removed after being chosen among the top 20 candidates.


She has been crowned the champion of the third season of The Voice of Punjab. After the release of her single "Ishq Kacheri," she became well-known. She also performed at the Saras Mela held in Bathinda. She hosted the Radio Mirchi Music Awards for the third time.

She started singing with a duet, "Rab Karke," with Nishawn Bhullar, published by Punj-aab Records on September 24, 2015. Although the song was well-received, her popularity rose with the two subsequent songs, "Ishq Kacheri" and "SP De Rank Wargi," both released in 2016.

Film Career

She made her film debut in 2017 with Lahoriye, where she played Harleen Kaur, Kikkar's (Amrinder Gill) sister. The crowd praised her performance in this picture. In addition, she was nominated for Best Debut Performance, and Best Supporting Actress at many awards shows.

"Afsar", her second film, was released on October 5, 2018. Nimrat Khaira makes her debut as a lead actress in this film. Nimrat Khaira had previously worked with Tarsem Jassar in a film. Harman, a teacher in a government school, was her character. Amberdeep Singh wrote and directed her film Jodi, which was set to be released in 2020. She appears alongside Diljit Dosanjh in the flick. After Lahoriye, this is her second collaboration with Singh and Rhythm Boyz Entertainment (2017). She is also acting with Ammy Virk and Sargun Mehta in Amberdeep Singh's Saunkan Saunkne, released in 2022.

Famous Songs

1. What ve

Nimrat Khaira

'What Ve' is Diljit Dosanjh and Nimrat Khaira's much-anticipated song. It's a nice Romantic song with its peculiarities. It was written amusingly, combining English and Punjabi in a desi approach. From the song's hook line, "Listen taan Kar tainu gall kehni aa," to one of the song's later paras, "eyes kar laiye doven four," the writer has crafted a wonderful desi English Punjabi potpourri. Furthermore, Diljit and Nimrat's incredible faces and performance in the song raise the bar for adorable to new heights.

The song, which features Diljit Dosanjh and Nimrat Khaira, was written by Arjhan Dhillon and had music by Desi Crew. The song was choreographed by Arvind Thakur and directed by Baljit Deo.

2. Saunkan Saunkne

Nimrat Khaira

The song is a fun-packed Punjabi ballad sung by Nimrat Khaira, Miss Pooja, and Ammy Virk that elaborates on the emotions of two wives battling for their authority in the house and over their husband. The dialogue between Sargun and Nimrat is the centerpiece of the entire film, and this tune has the same banter. The music was written and composed by Rony Ajnali and Gill Machhrai, and Desi Crew composed the song's music.

3. Ki Karde Je

Nimrat Khaira

Nimrat Khaira and Arjan Dhillon perform a Punjabi song from the Nimmo album. Arjan Dhillon wrote the words, and Desi Crew provided the music for "Ki Karde Je," a love ballad. Dilsher Singh and Khushpal Singh directed the video. This song is now available on the Speed Records YouTube channel.

Famous Movies

1. Saunkan Saunkne

Amarjit Singh Saron's romantic comedy Saunkan Saunkne (transl. Co-Wife [or] Husband's other wife) was released in India in 2022. It was released in theatres on May 13, 2022. Nimrat Khaira features in the film, and Naad Studios, Dreamiyata Pvt, and JR Production House are Production companies for this movies.

With a worldwide total of 40.60 crores in just 10 days, the film is among the top six highest-grossing Punjabi films. Nimrat Khaira star in the film, which was decided to be released in June 2020. Then the film was supposed to be released on April 14, 2022; however, it was postponed and released in cinemas on May 13, 2022.

2. Afsar

Nimrat Khaira feature in Afsar, a 2018 Indian Punjabi film directed by Gulshan Singh and starring Tarsem Jassar, Gurpreet Ghuggi, and Karamjit Anmol. The film is built on the idea that Kanungo is of a higher rank than Patwari, but Patwari receives more respect than Kanungo. Nimrat Khaira debuts in her first role as the main character in the film, which Nadar Films and Vehli Janta Films produce. It is Gulshan Singh's directorial debut.

The romantic comedy earned positive reviews from the general audience but mixed reviews from critics when it was released in theatres on October 5, 2018. The picture did well at the box office, grossing $5.72 crore in its first weekend globally.

3. Lahoriye

Amberdeep Singh wrote and directed Lahoriye, a 2017 Indian-Punjabi drama film that featured Nimrat Khaira.

The film Lahoriye is about the impact of India's division on Punjab. The film is set in modern India and tells the story of two people from different religions and nations who fall in love and unite because they have the same ideals as Punjabis. Over the weekend, the film brought more than $1.5 million to three countries. During its first week in India, the film made about 7.25 crores net.

4. Jodi

Jodi, a future Indian Punjabi-language romantic drama period film, was written and directed by Amberdeep Singh. Amrinder Gill and Karaj Gill's Rhythm Boyz Entertainment has teamed up with Dalmora Films and Diljit Dosanjh's Dosanjhwala Productions to produce the film. Dosanjh and Nimrat Khaira have featured in the film.

Dosanjh began working on the film's soundtrack in August 2019, and filming began on October 5, 2019. The movie was supposed to be out on June 26, 2020; however, it was postponed due to the COVID-19 epidemic. The movie was set to be released on June 24, 2021. But now, the movie will most likely be released on June 24, 2022.

Awards and Achievements

  • She won the third season of The Voice of Punjab and began her singing career with the duet "Rab Karke" with Nishawn Bhullar, released on September 24, 2015, by the Punj-aab Records record label.
  • She's also starred on the covers of several journals, including Lifestyle Magazines.
  • The British Asian Academy of Film and Television awards presented the award to her for her performance in "Dubai Wale Sheikh" and also nominated her for the Filmfare Punjabi Award.

Physical Appearance

  • Height - 5' 3'' Feet
  • Weight - 52kg
  • Hair Colour - Black
  • Eye Colour - Dark Brown
  • Figure Measurement - 32-26-32
  • Skin Color - Fair
  • Shoe Size - 6

Favorite Things

  • Favorite Food - Healthy Veg Food, Cheese Pasta, Grilled Sandwiches, and Punjabi food.
  • Favorite Actors - Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan
  • Favorite Actresses - Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor
  • Favorite Destination - Calgary, Canada
  • Favorite TV Shows - Big boss
  • Favorite Colour - Pink and Yellow
  • Favorite Song - Mirza by Kuldeep Manal
  • Favorite Singer - Kaur B, Diljit Dosanjh, Ammy Virk, Noor Jahan
  • Favorite Sport - Cricket

Lesser-Known Facts About Nimrat Khaira

  1. Does Nimrit Khaira Drink Alcohol and smoke? No.
  2. Reading, poetry, singing, working out at the gym, practicing yoga, and traveling are some of her favorite pastimes.
  3. On the UK Asian chart, one of her songs reached number one. She was the host of the 3rd edition of the Radio Mirchi Music Awards.
  4. Nimrat was a studious student at school, and she was interested in acting as a youngster, subsequently developing an interest in music.
  5. She eats just vegetarian food.
  6. Later, she rose to prominence with her next two songs, "Ishq Kacheri" and "SP De Rank Wargi," both of which were issued in 2016 and garnered positive feedback from the public.
  7. Nimrat claims she would have become an IAS officer if she hadn't chosen to be a singer.

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