Mahi Gill is a Punjabi girl who hails from Chandigarh. She started her career in Punjabi Films before making a debut in Bollywood.Her debut movie is Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Dev. D’, where she essays the character of modern-day Paro. For Mahi, who has done Masters in theatre from Punjab University, getting the chance to work in a Hindi film was a dream come true. Anurag saw her first in a party and instantly finalized her to play the character of Paro.
Mahi got her first break with film ‘Havaayen’ and has done a couple of Punjabi films along with theatre. She is thankful to her professor Mohan Maharshi and actor Dibyendu Bhattacharya, those who have guided her and put their faith in her.