Gul Panag Biography
Born : 03 January 1979, in Chandigarh, Punjab, India
Height: 5' 6″ (1.7 m)
Panag went on to appear in numerous films over the years, many of which have been socially or politically oriented, such as Dor (2006), Summer 2007 (2008), and Rann (2010). She even won the Zee Cine Critics Award along with Ayesha Takia for Dor (2007). She also worked frequently on television, hosting shows such as the karaoke competition Kisme Kitna Hai Dum, and the travel show Musafir Hoon Yaaron.
Later, Panag co-produced her first film, Sikandar (2013) – which revolves around the theme of corruption and politics – under the banner of Imaginations Entertainment. She recently acted in Ab Tak Chhappan 2 (2015).
She is involved with many social and political causes, including women’s’ rights. She has been a member of the advisory board of the Wockhardt Foundation, and runs an NGO called the Colonel Shamsher Singh Foundation, which takes up numerous issues including gender equality, poverty alleviation, disaster management and relief, and education.
Panag is also a politician, and competed in the 2014 General Elections as a candidate from the Aam Aadmi Party in Chandigarh.
Besides her acting, social and political ventures, Panag is passionate about travelling, and is currently aiming to get her pilot’s license. She is also keen on qualifying in law so as to strengthen her ability to stand up for the causes she believes in.