|Profession(s)||Actress, Film Director, Theatre Professor|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
|Debut||Film (Punjabi, Actress): Chan Pardesi (1980)
Film (Hindi, Actress): I Love Desi (2015)
Film (Punjabi, Direction): Police in Pollywood (2014)
|Date of Birth||Not Known|
|Birthplace||Patiala, Punjab, India|
|Hometown||Patiala, Punjab, India|
|Universities||• University of Hawaii, US
• Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab
|Educational Qualifications||• M.A. (Master of Arts)
• M.Phil. (Master of Philosophy)
• Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
|Relationships & More|
|Husband/Spouse||Name Not Known|
Daughters- 2 (Names Not Known; adopted from her sister)
|Parents||Names Not Known|
|Siblings||Brother- Not Known
Sister- Name Not Known (only 1 sister is known)
|Favourite Actors||Jimmy Sheirgill, Harbhajan Mann|
|Favourite Film||Mamta (1966)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sunita Dhir
- Sunita Dhir is a renowned Punjabi actress and a professor at the Theatre and Television Department of Punjabi University in Patiala.
- She used to participate in ‘Giddha’ (Punjabi folk dance) and drama during her school and college days.
- Sunita started her career as a theatre artist in 1975.
- In 1980, she entered the Punjabi Film Industry.
- She has appeared in many Punjabi movies like ‘Subedaar’, ‘Lalkara Jatti Da’, ‘Badla Jatti Da’, ‘Munde U.K. De’, ‘Kirpaan: The Sword of Honour’, ‘Toofan Singh’, ‘Rabb Da Radio’, ‘Kande’, etc.
- When Sunita was pursuing the M.A., she had rejected to work in the Bollywood.
- She is best known for playing the mother’s role.
- Sunita has also acted in many Punjabi TV serials, short films, and web series.
- After the marriage, she took a long break of 14 to 15 years and came back into the Punjabi Film Industry with the film ‘Yaraan Naal Baharaan’.
- She has been the professor of Harry Bhatti (director of the popular Punjabi movie ‘Rabb Da Radio’).