Mahek Chahal is a Model and a Bollywood actress, and her debut lead role (as ‘
PoojaIyengar’) movie was the 2003 “NayeePadosan”, which was directed by Tharun Kumar. The movie was released on June 6th of that year. It was claimed that she had acted in the Telugu movie, “Neetho” that came in the year 2002, as ‘ Shalini’, before appearing in the Hindi movie, “NayeePadosan”. She has also done an item number ‘SajnaVeSajna’ in another movie of the same year, “ Chameli”, starring KareenaKapoor in the role of a prostitute, which went on to win the Filmfare Special Jury Award for the year 2004. Anant Balani along with Sudhir Mishrahave directed this film. She was born on February 1st in the year 1979, in Oslo, the capital of Norway.
She is a Norwegian citizen, reportedly applying for and obtaining Indian citizenship, later. She is 173 cm (5 Feet 8 Inches) tall, and is an Aquarius. Mahek Chahal has done another item number ‘ChamkiJawani’, in the 2011 film “ YamlaPaglaDeewana”, the first movie in the series directed by
Samir Karnik (the second movie of the series, the 2003 “YamlaPaglaDeewana 2” was directed by
Sangeeth Sivan), the only second movie in which all the 3 male actors of the Deol family (the first one being “ Apne” of the year 2007) have acted together. The Punjabi movie “DilApna Punjabi” that came in the year 2006 had her presence as ‘Lisa Kaur’, and she had also acted in the movies “ Main AurrMrsKhanna” of the year 2009 as ‘Tia Roberts’, and “ Wanted”, the
Prabhu Deva directed movie of the same year, as ‘Shaina’.
She was cast along with Aamir Ali, and also with
Vipul Gupta, in the Hindi movie, Anjaan (2005) directed by
Hansal Mehta and produced by Anil Bohra, to act in the character of a confused wife ‘Maneka’ whose morality was on hot rocks. She has appeared in the 2009 Hindi movie “MaregaSalaa” as the character ‘Pooja’, and as the character ‘Nikita’ in the 2104 Hindi movie, “Karar - The Deal”, and also in the Hindi movie that came in 2010, “Mumbai Cutting”. She has done item numbers in several other movies; the Hindi movie, “ChhodonNaaYaar” of the year 2007 - for the song ‘Talwar Re’, the Hindi movie, “ Jai Veeru” of the year 2009 - for the song ‘AgreKaGhagra’, the Telugu movie, “Kedi” of the year 2010 - for the song ‘Mu MuMudhante’, the Bengali movie “BikramSingha” of the year 2012 - for the song ‘Na Champa Na Chameli’, and the Punjabi movie “Jatt Airways” of the year 2013 - for the song ‘Ok Report’.
She has her own clothing line in her name in Norway that was launched by her there. She has also taken part in one of the biggest Norwegian reality TV shows, “Fristet” (meaning ‘Tempted’), in the year 2011. Back in India, she was one among the many challengers in the famous reality TV show of India, “Big Boss”, having appeared in both the 2011-5, and 2015-8. As for her TV shows, other than “Fristet” and “
Bigg Boss”, it was “C.I.D” in the year 2009, and “ Kahani Comedy Circus Ki” of the year 2012.