I watched 'Udta Punjab' only because of Diljit Dosanjh: Gippy Grewal

By Pallavi Soni

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Diljit Dosanjh not only took Bollywood by storm with his phenomenal performance in 'Udta Punjab,' but also made his Punjabi co-stars proud and happy.

And joining the league is his 'Jihne Mera Dil Luteya' co-actor Gippy Grewal.

During an exclusive conversation with ANI, Gippy said, "Diljit Dosanjh is doing very good in Hindi film industry. Host of Punjabi celebrities like Yo Yo Honey Singh, Badshah have created hype in Bollywood and have provided platform to other Punjabi actors. It's a proud thing that our Punjabi actors are doing so good in Bollywood. I have seen 'Udta Punjab' only because of Diljit and he has done a fantastic job in the film. And today wherever he has reached, he truly deserves that."

When asked if he is looking forward to work with any Bollywood actor, he 'Mirza - The Untold Story' star replied- Akshay Kumar.

"I really like Akshay Kumar's work and Aamir Khan is very close to me. I have learnt a lot from him, but I think, as of now, I have not reached that level where I can work with him."

The 34-year-old singer-actor was today spotted in the national capital, promoting his upcoming wedding based Punjabi film 'Manje Bistre,' along with his leading lady Sonam Bajwa.

Directed by Baljit Singh Deo, the film revolves around a Punjabi wedding, with the crisp of romance and comedy. The flick is all set to hit theaters on April 14. (ANI)