Kushal Tandon

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Kushal Tandon
Kushal Tandon at CPAA.jpg
Kushal Tandon As Virat with Cancer Patients Aid Association
Born1984 (age 28–29)
Darbhanga, India
OccupationModel, Actor
Years active2011-Present
 
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Kushal Tandon
Kushal Tandon at CPAA.jpg
Kushal Tandon As Virat with Cancer Patients Aid Association
Born1984 (age 28–29)
Darbhanga, India
OccupationModel, Actor
Years active2011-Present


Kushal Tandon (born circa 1984)[1] is an Indian model turned actor. He played Virat Singh Vadhera in the television series Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai [2] and was the first runner-up of Grasim Mr. India contest held in 2005.[3]

Tondon started modeling and in 2003 he became the first runner up in Grasim Mr. India contest in 2005. He has worked on many ads with big brands such as Sony Ericsson, Skoda, Activia, Airtel, Dairy Milk, Eva Deodorant, Reid & Taylor, Kawasaki, Bajaj.

He went to the United States to study in the New York Film Academy in 2010. After his return, he started his acting career with Star Plus's daily show Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai. Tandon participated in Nach Baliye 5 along with Elena Boeva. He was rated #6 in the Eastern Eye UK magazine's 50 Sexiest Asian Man 2012.[4][5]

Upon return from USA after his acting course, he was offered the role of Virat Singh Vadhera in the show Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai. During the show he cut off his hair for his character Virat who does the act in the show to show his support for a bald young Cancer patient. [6] [7]

Tandon is participating in the seventh season of the reality television show, Bigg Boss.[8] Viewers signed petitions to return Tandon to the show.[9]

Tandon was born on 28 March 1985 in Lucknow to Sandhya Tandon and Billu Tandon. His father owns a transport and oil business and is president of the Transport union in UP. His grandfather is Lalji Tandon. He has two older sisters Tina Bhushan and Bhavana Tandon Kapoor. He did his schooling from Scindia School and then joined the college at Hans Raj College in Delhi.

Television

YearShowAs
2011-13Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna HaiVirat Singh Vadhera
2012-13Nach Baliye 5Himself
2013Bigg Boss 7Himself

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