Lekh Tandon (Actor), Age, Wife, Family, Biography, Facts & More

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Full NameLekh Tandon
ProfessionActor, Director, Screenwriter
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourWhite
Personal Life
Date of Birth 13 February 1929
Age (as in 2017) 88 Years
Birth PlaceLahore, Pakistan
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
Nationality Indian
HometownLahore, Pakistan
SchoolNot Known
CollegeDid not attend
Educational QualificationNot Known
DebutFilm: Professor (1962)
Lekh Tondon debut movie Professor
TV: Sumit Sambhal Lega (2015)
FamilyFather- Faqeer Chand Tandon
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Yograj Tandon (Urdu playwright)
Sister- Not Known
AddressB 3/31, Shiv Parvati Chs, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, Sector 21, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
HobbiesReading, Playing Video Games
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorsKanwaljeet, Pawan Malhotra, Arundhati, Divya Seth, Arun Bali, Naveen Nischol, Vinita Malik, Seema Bhargava, Lillette Dubey
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Wife/SpouseNot Known
ChildrenSon- Nitin Tandon
Daughter- Gayatri Tandon

Lekh Tandon

Some Lesser Known Facts About Lekh Tandon

  • Does Lekh Tandon smoke?: No
  • Does Lekh Tandon drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Lekh Tandon’s father, F. C. Tandon, and Prithviraj Kapoor were in the same school and became friends. Later, Prithviraj Kapoor inspired Lekh to work in Bollywood.
  • As he came into the film industry, Prithviraj Kapoor became his support, he was like a father figure to Lekh.
  • Lekh Tandon was the first person to discover Shah Rukh Khan and sign him up for a television serial called ‘Dil Darya’. It was Shah Rukh’s first show, even though it wasn’t his first release.
  • He worked as an assistant director with Raj Kapoor and learnt many aspects of direction from him.
  • He won the Filmfare Best Screenplay Award for his movie, ‘Dulhan Wahi Jo Piya Man Bhaye’ (1978).
  • He made a Varanasi based serial-Bikhri Aas Nikhri Preet. The serial is based on the novel Vyavadhan published in 1963 by Late Shanti Kumari Bajpai.
  • His role models are Raj Kapoor, Kidar Sharma, Frank Caprah and Binny Wilder.
  • In his leisure time, he likes to play computer games.

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