Birthdate: 6 November 1959
Birth Place: Punjab, Punjab, India.
Height in feet: 5 Feet 11 Inches
Sun Sign: Virgo
Occupation: Television Actor, Director
Marital Status: Married
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Puneet Issar was born on 6 November 1959 into a Punjabi brahmin family. He is the son of film director Sudesh Issar. Puneet is one of the renowned personalities in Television as well as in Bollywood industries.
He is married to Deepali, daughter of Punjabi actor Diljit puri. He has two children, a daughter Nivriti and a son Siddhant.
Puneet Issar has started his acting career with movie Coolie, starring Amitabh Bachchan in 1983. He played as a villain in several movies during the 1990s, which includes the Mohanlal starrer Yodha. He has directed the movie Garv: Pride and Honour starring Salman Khan. He was also seen in superhit film Krrish which starred Hrithik Roshan in the lead role.
Puneet has also acted in a number of Punjabi films including Rab Ne Banayian Jodiyan. His other notable roles are in Border, 1997 war film, directed by J. P. Dutta and second lead in cult Indian horror film Purana Mandir in 1983. He has also directed TV serials such as Hindustani and Jai Mata Ki starring Hema Malini. Recently the talented actor has portrayed an important character of Parshuram in star plus's mythological saga Mahabharat. He was seen in the controversial reality show Bigg Boss 8.