Dan Dhanoa – Biography, Facts & Life Story
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Height, Weight & Physical Stats
|Body Measurements||38-31-12 inches|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)|
|Weight||98 kg (216 lbs)|
|Shoe Size||8 (US)|
|Age||64 years old (in 2023)|
|Date of Birth||February 28, 1959|
|Full Name||Capt. Inderpreet Singh Dhanoa|
|Birthplace||Jalandhar, Punjab, India|
Inderpreet Singh Dhanoa, popularly known as Dan Dhano, who is a former film actor. And very few people know that he is a sailor (Master Mariner) in the Merchant Navy. He belongs to a middle-class family of India and did schooling from The Doon School, located in Dehradun. He is an avid traveler and loves to indulge himself in his passions, such as; gardening, collecting art & artifacts.
The actor is mainly known for playing negative roles in the Bollywood film industry. Mostly, he played such kind of roles in between the 1980s to 1990s. Moreover, he has worked in more than 100 movies and undoubtedly, holds a special place in the heart of his fans who sings praise for him.
He always gives credit to the famed, veteran actor, director, Feroz Khan who introduced him to the Hindi cinema. In 1984, Dan Dhanoa made his film debut with the movie “Mard” which was directorial of Manmohan Desai. While the film cast the veteran, iconic, superstar, Amitabh Bachchan. It was a great pleasure for Dhanoa to work with such a talented, most-famed, and renowned actor, Amitabh Bachchan.
Later, after making a debut, he frequently appeared in several movies and became popular for his best performances.
In 1986, he appeared in the movie “Karma” for which he got much recognition from viewers and fans. Later, he appeared in “Tridev” which was directed by Rajiv Rai and produced by Gulshan Rai. While the film features superstars, like; Sunny Deol, Jackie Shroff, and Naseeruddin Shah who played their roles brilliantly.
In 1991, he appeared in the movie “Sanam Bewafa” in which he worked alongside the Bollywood superstar, Salman Khan. However, he has marked his identity in the cinema and appeared in various hit movies.
He earned huge success and fame throughout his career life and he considers it the greatest achievement of life.
In 1986, he got married to Nikii Waalia and the couple is blessed with a son, Gobind Singh Dhanoa. Now his son is a cinematographer. Well, the couple parted their ways, and later, Dhanoa got married to Nandita Puri, who is an actress and a classical dancer as well. The couple got married in the year 2007.
Dan Dhanoa has worked in Soorarai Pottru.
Dan Dhanoa Education
Qualification: Master Mariner (Navy), HND & B-Tech Nautical Sciences (UK)
School: The Doon School
Dan Dhanoa Career
Known For: Hindi cinema in the 1980s and 1990s
Manmohan Desai film
Net Worth: USD $2 Million approx
Family & Relatives
Father: Late Maj Gen (Dr) Sardar Singh Dhanoa
Mother: Capt (Dr) Paramjit Kaur Dhanoa
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Nikii Waalia (m. 1986–2005)
No. of Children: 1
Son: Gobind Singh Dhanoa
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Hobbies: Acting, Dancing
Favorite Color: White
Favorite Books: Amarinder Singh:The People’s Maharaja by Khushwant Singh
Capt. INDERPREET SINGH DHANOA says:
Some Corrections in Dan Dhanoa’s Bio above:
Actual Name: Capt. INDERPREET SINGH DHANOA
Film Name: DAN DHANOA
Date of Birth: 28th Feb’ 1959
Age: 62 years
Birth Place: Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Now Residing: Chandigarh
Weight: 98 Kg
Chest: 45 inches
Colour of Hair: Grey-Black
Colour ofEyes: Blue-Gray
Qualifications: Master Mariner (Navy), HND & B-Tech Nautical Sciences (UK)
Present Wife : Classical Dancer & Actor Nandita Puri
Ex Wife : Nikii Waalia
Father : Late Maj Gen (Dr) Sardar Singh Dhanoa
Mother : Capt (Dr) Paramjit Kaur Dhanoa
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