B.N. Sharma is a Punjabi actor.Sharma was born and raised in Delhi and his parents wanted him to be an engineer. Later, in 1972, he moved to Chandigarh and served as a police constable for 25 years along with pursuing a career in acting after developing a love for theater. During his service as a constable he completed 40-45 movies.
He began his acting career with a negative character in Jalandhar Doordarshan’s Punjabi soap Jeb Katre (lit. Pocket Pickers) in 1985. His first movie was Visakhi (1987), which was a hit. He later starred in Mahaul Theek Hai (1999) and has appeared in over 70 Punjabi films. His recent hits include Jatt and Juliet and Carry On Jatta. Sharma won the Best Actor in a Comic Role award at the PTC Punjabi Film Awards.
After becoming known for playing comedic characters Shampy Da Daddy and Inspector Sikander Singh Tiwana from blockbusters Jatt and Juliet and Carry on Jatta respectively, Sharma prepared for his role in Dil Sada Luteya Gaya, traveling to Jalandhar for the shoot. He has been acclaimed by directors “for the perfection he puts in his work”.