Gippy Grewal (Punjabi: ਗਿੱਪੀ ਗਰੇਵਾਲ, born 2 January 1983) is an Indian singer and actor. He is known for his Punjabi songs. He was born in Koom Kalan village near Ludhiana. He rose to fame from his single Phulkari which broke many records in Punjab. He made his debut in the 2010 movie, Mel Karade Rabba. He has also received "PTC Best Actor Award" in 2011 for his performance in 2011 blockbuster, Jihne Mera Dil Luteya. He received the "PIFAA best actor award" in 2012 along with Diljit Dosanjh.
Gippy made his debut with the album Chakkh Lai which went on to became an instant success and brought him into the limelight in the Punjabi music industry. His album, which was produced by Aman Hayer, made him a superstar, and went on to become one of the highest selling Punjabi albums all time. He saw further success with albums like "Nasha," "Phulkari," "Phulkari 2 Just Hits" and "Gangster." His 2012 song "Angreji Beat",Lyrics Veet Baljit a collaboration with Honey Singh for his album International Villager, stormed the Punjabi Music Charts, and featured in Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone's Bollywood film Cocktail that released in July 2012. In 2013 his new single "Hello Hello" was also like a setting new stage for Punjabi music industry.He shot for this track in Las Vegas (USA)."shooting of hello hello". ballewood.in. "hello hello". ballewood.in.
He made his debut in Punjabi Films in a supporting role in 2010 film Mel Karade Rabba opposite Jimmy Shergill and Indo-Canadian actress Neeru Bajwa. He followed that up with a lead role in Jihne Mera Dil Luteya with Diljit Dosanjh which became the biggest hit in Punjabi Cinema when it released. In April 2012 his film Mirza - The Untold Story released with the highest opening for a Punjabi film at the time of release opposite UK-Punjabi actress Mandy Takhar. His next movie Carry On Jatta paired him with critically acclaimed Bollywood actress Mahie Gill; it released in July 2012 and had the second highest opening and total collections for Punjabi film, it is on course to collect Rs 100 million in India. Gippy Grewal's latest movie Singh vs Kaur released on 15 February 2013, has garnered positive reviews mostly. Critics have appreciated Gippy for his remarkable acting and have also termed him as the 'first action hero of Punjab. . Gippy Grewal's upcoming film is Lucky Di Unlucky Story. Directed by Smeep Kang, this film falls under the banner of Gurfateh films and Sippy Grewal Productions. Lucky Di Unlucky Story was released on 26 April 2013 and was a huge hit. He is also worked with Jazzy Bains, who made his Punjabi film debut in Best of Luck, opposite Miss India Universe 2008 Simran Mundi.
In November 2013 he came with another comedy movie Bhaji in Problem under Viacom motion pictures opposite Ragini Khanna .The movie was appreciated and was given 4/5 stars by a renowned Punjabi online magazine Ballewood.in. Gippy Grewal's forthcoming movie is Jatt James Bond"Business Today – Punjab Takes Center Stage With Its Own Hits". Retrieved 13 November 2011. "Mirza Is The Highest Opening For Punjabi Film". Retrieved 12 May 2012. |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help) "Carry On Jatta Is A Blockbuster". Retrieved 2 August 2012. |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help) "Singh vs. Kaur Review". Ballewood.in. Retrieved 17 February 2013. |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help) Ballewood. "Lucky Di Unlucky Story Preview". Retrieved 9 April 2013. "Best of Luck Gippy and Jazzy". Retrieved 26 April 2012. "Review of Bhaji in problem". ballewood.in. "Gippy Grewal in Jatt James Bond". Punjabigrooves.com.
Gippy Grewal is married to Ravneet Kaur and has two sons named, Gurfateh and Ekomkar. It is on his younger son, Gurfateh's name, that Gippy Grewal launched his production house called, Gurfateh Films. His elder brother Sippy Grewal is based in Australia and also produces films under the banner- Sippy Grewal. 'Carry On Jatta' was produced under Sippy Grewal Productions."Interview with Gippy Grewal". Retrieved 28 March 2013.
Gippy Grewal has also started a career in the dubbing. He has given the Punjabi dubbing voice for Jai Courtney's character in A Good Day to Die Hard. This is the first ever Hollywood movie to be dubbed in Punjabi. It was also dubbed in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu."Die Hard 5 goes Punjabi". Indiatimes.com. 28 January 2013. Retrieved 20 February 2013.