Birth: 19-12-1975 , Punjab, India

Mahie Gill or Mahi Gill is a Bollywood actress, most known for her role of Paro in Anurag Kashyap's critically acclaimed Hindi film Dev.D - a modern take on Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay's Bengali novel - Devdas. Dev D won her the 2010 Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress. Mahie started her career in Punjabi Films before her Bollywood Dev D debut.

 

Born in Chandigarh, in a Sikh family, she went on to complete her Masters in Theater from the Panjab University, in 1998. She got her first break with the Punjabi based Bollywood film Hawayein and acted in a couple of Punjabi films as also in theatre. She was first spotted by Anurag in a party where he instantly finalized her for the acclaimed role of Paro in Dev D. Mahie was also seen in UTV's Aage Se Right with Shreyas Talpade, Paan Singh Tomar with Irrfan Khan and Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster.