Born and raised in the city of Patiala in Punjab, Parmish Verma entered Punjabi music industry as a music video director. He came into the limelight after getting noticed in music videos. “Thokda Reha”, “Gal Jattan Wali”, “Aadat”, “Gallan Mitthiyan” are to name a few. Being a director, he himself acted in his music videos and due to his charming personality, he gained the attention of people. Soon people started to notice this heavily bearded man in every other music video of 2016.
Today, Verma has a huge fan following with 840k followers on Instagram and 658k likes on his Facebook official page. The way he portrayed himself on screen, being a director, is appreciated by the whole Punjabi music industry. Last year, he got the opportunity to direct a music video for rapper-singer ‘Fazilpuria’, which also featured Bollywood actor ‘Randeep Hooda’. After getting famous in the industry, he starting getting assignments from mainstream Punjabi singers. Three months ago, Sharry Mann released his song “3 peg” which was directed by Parmish Verma and the video has garnered 57.6 million views on YouTube.
Parmish Verma did his early studies in Yadavindra Public School in Patiala, and in 2007, He went to Australia for higher studies. He came back after a few years in order to chase his dreams. He worked hard for it and got what he deserved. He develops music videos under his banner ‘Parmish Verma Films’. “Khaab” by Akhil is also one of his most loved music videos with 59 million views on YouTube. He was praised all over the social media for this music video.
He always had a thing for acting as he did theatre for around 10 years before stepping into acting and direction. He made his debut as actor in Punjabi movie ‘Punjab Bolda’ in 2013, where he was in supporting cast and went unnoticed.
Born to a middle-class family, Parmish’s father, Dr.Satish Verma is a well-known Punjabi writer and professor of Punjabi at Punjabi University in Patiala. His mother is also into teaching. He has one younger brother, Sukhan, who is now working with him as assistant director. Parmish Verma is a keen user of Snapchat app and has a long list of followers on the app. He has made his life quite open to everyone on his Snapchat. He has a simple lifestyle like of any other Punjabi guy. While he was gaining popularity from his music videos, most of the youngster boys in Punjab were adopting his hairstyles and beard styles. Even the t-shirts he wore in a music video gained popularity among the youth.
One of the things which he is very particular about is working out and keeping himself fit. He has a beefed up body and he maintains it very well. Parmish started working out while he was in Australia and since then he has always stayed fit and he loves to hit the gym every now and then. He always tries to motivate people for fitness and tells them to work hard and push limits to achieve results in life, not only in the gym but in everything you do.
Along with direction and acting, Parmish Verma is also a poet and will soon step into singing as well. These days he is working on his upcoming movie ‘Rocky Mental’ where he is in the lead role. He also directed a short movie for one of his own poem which he wrote when he was in Australia and the poem was about a migrant person and how he feels about his responsibilities and trying to cope up with by living far away from his loved ones. In the video, he cannot be recognized easily as he looks totally changed with trimmed beard and short hair, which is far away from what he looks right now and his looks and style play a big part in why people got attracted to him.
Parmish loves his family more than anyone in this world, which is quite evident from his Snapchat. He lives in Chandigarh and he has made most of the music videos in and around the city, but despite his heavy work schedule, every now and then he visits his parents in Patiala. He loves his younger brother and even dons a tattoo on his forearm which reads his brother’s name ‘Sukhan’. His brother lives with him in Chandigarh and helps him in his work.
Recently, Parmish Verma went to Mumbai to shoot some scenes for his movie ‘Rocky Mental’ and while he was roaming around in the city, to his surprise, he came across his fans there as well. His fans found out his location through his Snapchat updates and visited him. His fans usually compile some of his Snapchat videos and make a video for YouTube.
In the 2017 edition of the PTC Punjabi Music Awards which are regarded as the biggest music awards for Punjabi music industry, Parmish Verma garnered 2 awards – ‘Best Music Video Director’ for the song ‘Khaab’ by Akhil and ‘Best Music Video’ for the song ‘Meri Sardarniye’ by Ranjit Bawa. Everyone from the industry has congratulated the director. Sharry Mann’s song ‘3 Peg’ which is directed by Parmish Verma also received 2 awards including ‘Most popular song of the year’ award. Verma has also released the teaser of the new song ‘Hostel’ by Sharry Mann and the official video will be out in a day or two.
Parmish Verma is busy with the promotions of his movie ‘Rocky Mental’ in which he will feature as the lead actor. Two days ago Verma has unveiled a brand new poster of the movie. If you look at the poster you can see how Raw the poster looks. Parmish Verma also gained much more fans on his official Facebook page. The count has now gone to 823k and it feels like it won’t take long before he reaches the million mark. We can see how this guy never stops from working hard. He has assignments for the music videos and then he has his own movie to complete and promote. And of course, we can’t deny how he takes out time to enjoy with his friends as well. He has an open life on Snapchat.
This guy surely looks like he has come to conquer something big and is growing bigger day by day. We wish him a good fortune for his life. Break Da leg!