Dharmendra hometown is Dangon, that is near Pakhowal, Ludhiana.
Dharmendra most notorious performance was in Sholay
Dharmendra has received the Filmfare magazine’s new talent award then in search of work, he moved to Mumbai from Punjab.
At the 14th National Film Awards, Dharmendra has rewarded a souvenir in reference to his performance in the movie Anupama.
Dharmendra got sentimental and romantic roles in movies such as Aaye Milan Ki Bela, Aaya Sawan Jhoomke, Mere Humdum Mere Dost, Pyaar Hi Pyaar, Jeevan Mrityu.
Dharmendra took part in many dual roles in various movies likeYakeen (1969) as both the hero and the villain,Samadhi (1972) as father and son, Ghazab (1982) as twin brothers.
Dharmendra has performed with all of the Kapoor family except for Prithviraj and Kareena Kapoor.
As the male judge, Dharmendra took the place of Sajid Khan in the third series of famous reality show India’s Got Talent in 2011.
A production company titled Vijayta Films was created by Dharmendra in 1983. Its 1st movie was released in 1983, Betaab, that featured his son Sunny Deol as the lead actor. The movie was a blockbuster.
Dharmendra produced the action flick Ghayal, in 1990. The movie earned 7 Filmfare Awards, including the Best Movie Award. It won the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment.