Dolly Bindra is an Indian actress and comedian, who is known for her stint in the reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss’ season 4 (2010).
Dolly Bindra was born on Tuesday, 20 January 1970 (age 53 years; as of 2023) in Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.
She attended the University of Mumbai, Mumbai.
Height (approx.): 5′ 2″
Weight (approx.): 85 kg
Hair Colour: Brown
Eye Colour: Brown
Dolly Bindra belongs to a Punjabi Sikh family.
Parents & Siblings
Her mother’s name is Jaswant Kaur. She has a sister.
Husband & Children
On 9 September 2003, she got married to the Dubai-based venture capitalist Kaizaad Kermani. She does not have any children.
Dolly made her debut in Bollywood with the film ‘Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi’ (1996) in which she played the role of Bhagwanti.
She has played cameo roles in various Hindi films like ‘Bichhoo’ (2000), ‘Khiladi 420’ (2000), ‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’ (2001), ‘Style’ (2001), and ‘Dhamaal’ (2007).
She has also acted in a few Punjabi films like ‘Mini Punjab’ (2009) and ‘Kirdar-E-Sardar’ (2017).
In 1998, she made her Hindi TV serial debut with ‘Hum Sab Ek Hain’ in which she played the role of Manjeet; which aired on DD Metro.
Some of her other Hindi TV serials are ‘Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat’ (2002; Sony TV), ‘Kaahin Kissii Roz’ (2003; Star Plus), ‘Armanon Ka Balidaan-Aarakshan’ (2010; NDTV Imagine), and ‘Adaalat’ (2011; Sony TV).
In 2010, she gained immense popularity with the reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss season 4.’ In the Bigg Boss house, she was involved in various controversial fights with her co-contestants like Shweta Tiwari, Sameer Soni, Ashmit Patel, and Veena Malik. In one of her fights with Manoj Tiwari, she said ‘Baap Par Jana Nahi’ which became very popular.
In 2012, Dolly met the Indian politician Mayawati hinting towards joining the BSP. In an interview, when she was asked about joining politics, she said,
Right now I would not like to say anything as to – which party I’m joining or my role in the political scheme of things. But yes, it is true that I’m entering politics in a big way! You will soon know more on this front. Till now, I have been in politics as a person behind the scene. But now, I’m taking the next step and coming to the forefront.”
She has worked as a model in various print shoots.
Dolly, along with her husband, owns an event management company named Stars & Shows. Dolly has appeared as a guest performer at various live events and stage shows.
Fued with Radhe Maa
Dolly met the self-proclaimed Indian god woman Radhe Maa for the first time through one of her friends. In an interview, she shared that she was depressed about her several miscarriages after which she decided to take spiritual guidance. After being a devotee of Radhe Maa for almost four years, in 2015, Dolly Bindra filed a case against Radhe Maa and her close aides for sexually exploiting Dolly. In an interview, she said that Radhe Maa was a fraud and was involved in various criminal activities. Thereafter, a few devotees of Radhe Maa accused Dolly of defaming Radhe Maa.
Fight With Neighbours
In 2014, Dolly had a fight with her neighbours at her apartment in Bhoomi Classic Society in Malad, Mumbai. According to the sources, her neighbours knocked on her door at midnight, and as soon as dolly’s sister opened the door, the neighbours started abusing her. Dolly and her neighbours than had a physical fight. Earlier, her neighbours had filed a police complaint at Malad Police Station against Dolly for disturbing their mental peace. In an interview, while talking to the reporters, one of her neighbours said,
For nine years, I have been tolerating all her nonsense but now she has crossed the limit and started talking abusively with my daughters. I had first filed a complaint against her in the month of February when she had abused my elder daughter.”
- In the early 1990s, she became popular as the doppelganger of the Indian actress Juhi Chawla.
- Dolly has been featured on the cover of various magazines like People.
- She is a religious person and often visits various temples and gurudwaras.
- She has actively participated in various philanthropic activities.
- In her leisure time, she loves dancing and cooking.
- In 2014, she was seen supporting a politician from Congress in Uttar Mumbai District.
- She follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- One of her favourite quotes is,
Live and let live or face me!”
- She is an avid animal lover and has a pet dog and pet cats.
- Dolly Bindra often consumes alcohol.