Multi-talented, Simi Grewal is an Indian actress, director, producer, and talk show host. Simi is known for films like ‘Hathkadi (1982)’, ‘Naseeb (1981)’, ‘Karz (1980)’, ‘The Burning Train (1980)’, ‘Namak Haraam (1973)’, ‘Andaz (1971)’, ‘Mera Naam Joker (1970)’ and ‘Saathi (1968).
Grewal is also the cousin of Pamela Chopra, wife of filmmaker Yash Chopra. Simi grew up in England and attended Newland House School with her sister Amrita. Did you know that he has done only one Punjabi film in his entire career?
Well, it was the 1978 film ‘Udeekan’. Written and directed by Hari Dutt, the film stars Parikshit Sahni, Bharat Kapoor, Avtar Gill, and Sanjeev Kumar alongside Simi Grewal in the role of ‘Naranjan’. Banned Punjabi Movies
The story of the film is based on the loneliness felt by the wives of army officers while on duty. The director, Hari Dutt, took up a topic that was mostly overlooked and made the audience think of women who drown their passion for marriage while waiting for their husbands to come.