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Vindu Dara Singh Age, Family, Wife, Biography & More


Vindu Dara Singh

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Bio/Wiki
Real NameVirender Singh Randhawa
NicknameVindu
Profession(s)Actor, Producer, Entrepreneur
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in feet inches- 6’
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 90 kg
in pounds- 198 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 42 inches
- Waist: 34 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutPunjabi Film (Child Artist): Nanak Dukhiya Sub Sansar (1970)
Vindu Dara Singh Punjabi film debut as a child artist - Nanak Dukhiya Sub Sansar (1970)
Punjabi Film (Actor): Rab Dian Rakhan (1996)
Vindu Dara Singh Punjabi film debut as an actor - Rab Dian Rakhan (1996)
Bollywood (Actor): Diwana Ashiq (1992)
Vindu Dara Singh Bollywood debut - Diwana Ashiq (1992)
Hindi TV (Actor): Yug (1996)
Personal Life
Date of Birth6 May 1964
Age (as in 2018)54 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolJamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai
CollegeMithibai College, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduate
ReligionSikhism
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesTravelling, Swimming
Controversies• In 2013, he was arrested by the Mumbai Police in the IPL match-fixing case. According to the prosecutor, Kiran Bendbar, a SIM card was given by the absconding bookmaker, Sanjay Jaipur, to the controversial Pakistani umpire, Asad Rauf, to whom the actor asked to destroy the SIM; before being arrested.
• In May 2013, the Mumbai Police claimed that Vindu Dara Singh had also links with some International Sex Rackets. According to the police sources, he was seen with the bookies, Prem Taneja and Pawan Jaipur, and some girls from Kazakhstan. These girls had come to India on a tourist visa. During the investigation and after the inquiry by some models, it was revealed that he used to supply the girls to the bookies and cricket players as well.
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/Girlfriends• Farah Naaz (Actress)
• Dina Umarova (Model & Entrepreneur)
Marriage Date• Year, 1996 (with Farah Naaz)
• Year, 2005 (with Dina Umarova)
Family
Wife/SpouseFirst Wife- Farah Naaz (Actress; divorced)
Vindu Dara Singh with his ex-wife Farah Naaz
Second Wife- Dina Umarova (Model & Entrepreneur)
Vindu Dara Singh with his wife Dina Umarova
ChildrenSon- Fateh Randhawa (from Farah Naaz)
Vindu Dara Singh with his wife Dina Umarova, son Fateh Randhawa, and daughter Amelia Randhawa
Daughter- Amelia Randhawa (from Dina Umarova)
Vindu Dara Singh with his wife Dina Umarova and daughter Amelia Randhawa
ParentsFather- Dara Singh Randhawa (Wrestler & Actor, died in 2012)
Vindu Dara Singh with his father Dara Singh
Mother- Surjit Kaur Randhawa (Died in 2016)
Vindu Dara Singh with his mother Surjit Kaur Randhawa
SiblingsBrother(s)- Parduman Randhawa (Actor, Half-brother), Amrik Singh Randhawa (Film Producer)
Vindu Dara Singh half-brother Parduman Randhawa
Sister(s)- Deepa Singh, Kamal Singh, Loveleen Singh
Vindu Dara Singh with his mother Surjit Kaur Randhawa, three sisters, and brother Amrik Singh Randhawa
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorShah Rukh Khan
Favourite Athlete(s)Wrestler- Sonika Kaliraman
Boxer(s)- Manoj Kumar, Jai Bhagwan
Favourite Singer(s)Sonu Nigam, Rupinder Handa
Favourite TV ShowBigg Boss
Favourite CricketerMS Dhoni

Vindu Dara SinghSome Lesser Known Facts About Vindu Dara Singh

  • Does Vindu Dara Singh smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Vindu Dara Singh drink alcohol?: Yes

    Vindu Dara Singh drinks alcohol

    Vindu Dara Singh drinks alcohol

  • Vindu Dara Singh is the son of Indian professional wrestler and actor “Dara Singh.”

    Vindu Dara Singh (childhood picture) with his father 'Dara Singh'

    Vindu Dara Singh (childhood picture) with his father ‘Dara Singh’

  • He made his first on-screen appearance as a child artist in 1970 in the Punjabi film ‘Nanak Dukhiya Sub Sansar.’

    Vindu Dara Singh in 'Nanak Dukhiya Sub Sansar' (1970)

    Vindu Dara Singh in ‘Nanak Dukhiya Sub Sansar’ (1970)

  • He started his Bollywood career as a dancer.
  • Vindu Dara Singh has worked in various languages like Hindi, Punjabi, Telugu, and Bhojpuri.
  • He has done several mythological TV serials like ‘Jai Veer Hanuman,’ ‘Vishnu Puran,’ ‘Jai Maa Vaishno Devi,’ ‘Jai Ganesha,’ and ‘Sri Bhagavatam.’
  • He has also done some famous Hindi and Punjabi plays like ‘Hello Darling,’ etc.

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  • Vindu has also produced his own comedy show ‘Golmaal The Play.’
  • He worked as a dubbing artist for the Hollywood film ‘The Incredibles’ by dubbing the voice of American actor “Samuel L. Jackson” for the Hindi version ‘Hum Hain Lajawab’ (2004).
  • He was first married in 1996 to “Farah Naaz,” the elder sister of famous actress “Tabu,” and they together had a son “Fateh Randhawa,” but, the duo got divorced soon.

    Vindu Dara Singh with his ex-wife 'Farah Naaz' and her sister 'Tabu'

    Vindu Dara Singh with his ex-wife ‘Farah Naaz’ and her sister ‘Tabu’

  • After that, Vindu Dara Singh got married to a model-cum-entrepreneur “Dina Umarova” in 2005, and they together have a daughter named “Amelia Randhawa.”

    Vindu Dara Singh with Dina Umarova

    Vindu Dara Singh with Dina Umarova

  • In 2009, he participated in the controversial reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss Season 3,’ and he was declared as the winner of that season.

    Vindu Dara Singh in 'Bigg Boss 3'

    Vindu Dara Singh in ‘Bigg Boss 3’

  • In 2010, he judged the first season of famous dance reality TV show ‘Chak Dhoom Dhoom.’

    Vindu Dara Singh at the launch of 'Chak Dhoom Dhoom'

    Vindu Dara Singh at the launch of ‘Chak Dhoom Dhoom’

  • In 2011, Vindu participated in another reality TV show ‘Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout’ and was one of the top 15 finalists.
  • He is the winner of the reality TV show ‘Welcome – Baazi Mehmaan Nawazi Ki’ (2013).
  • In 2015, he, along with his wife “Dina Umarova,” participated in the reality show ‘Power Couple’ that was aired on Sony TV.

    Vindu Dara Singh and his wife 'Dina Umarova' in 'Power Couple'

    Vindu Dara Singh and his wife ‘Dina Umarova’ in ‘Power Couple’

  • Vindu Dara Singh has been featured in several TV commercials like Pepsi, etc.
  • He also runs ‘Dara Film Studio’ in Mohali, Punjab, which was founded by his father in 1978.

    Vindu Dara Singh runs 'Dara Film Studio'

    Vindu Dara Singh runs ‘Dara Film Studio’

  • On 12 July 2012, his father died of heart attack, and his mother died on 22 March 2016; after fighting with cancer for almost nine years.
  • In 2018, Vindu played the role of Lord Hanuman at Delhi’s ‘Lav Kush Ramlila.’

  • He is an avid dog lover.

    Vindu Dara Singh loves dogs

    Vindu Dara Singh loves dogs

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