Mahi Gill was born on 19th December 1975 in Chandigarh, Punjab. She is an Indian actress working in the bollywood industry. She completed her master’s from there in1998. Before coming to bollywood she has done a couple of Punjabi movies along with theater. She got her first break with a Punjabi based bollywood movie ‘Hawayein’. She was introduced in the bollywood industry by filmmaker Anurag Kashyap.
She is well known for her role in her first big hit movie Dev D as ‘Paro’. Dev D was a modern take on Sarat Chandra Chattopadyay’s famous Bengali novel ‘Devdas’. For this role she got the Filmfare critics awards for Best Actress in 2010. In the year 2010 she was casted in a small role in the Salman Khan Starrer movie ‘Dabangg’ as ‘Nirmala’. ‘Not a love story’ and ‘Saheb Biwi aur Gangster’ are the two movies which released in the year 2011. Not a Love Story is a crime thriller film based on the gruesome murder of Neeraj Grover in 2008. Mahi gill was in the lead as Anusha Chawla. ‘Saheb Biwi and Gangster’ was released on 30th September 2011. She was casted opposite Jimmy Shergill and Randeep Hooda. This character earned her a nomination at the Filmfare awards for best actress. She was also seen in Khoya Khoya Chand where she became the starlet at Prem Kumar’s house.