Kushal Tandon as Virat with Cancer Patients Aid Association
28 March 1985 |
Lucknow, India 
Kushal Tandon is an Indian model turned actor. He played Virat Singh Vadhera in the television series Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai  He was the first runner-up of Grasim Mr. India contest held in January 2005. 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.
Tandon participated in Nach Baliye 5 along with partner Elena Boeva. He was rated #6 in the Eastern Eye UK magazine's 50 Sexiest Asian Man 2012. In 2013 he participated in the seventh season of the reality television show Bigg Boss. Viewers signed petitions to return Tandon to the show.
After the last shooting of Star Plus show Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, Tandon was seen in Colors show Bigg Boss 7.
- 2011-13 Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai as Virat Singh Vadhera
- 2012-13 Nach Baliye 5 as Himself
- 2013 Bigg Boss 7 as Himself
- 2014 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (season 5) as Himself
- "Not a man's world". Times of India. 17 February 2012. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
- "I don’t like being judged by people - Kushal Tandon". Times of India. 17 February 2012. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
- "Adonis with brains". Retrieved 3 September 2013.
- "Would Tv actors go bald for a role?". Retrieved 13 December 2013.
- "Hrithik and Kushal Tandon make Sunaina Roshan proud". Retrieved 13 December 2013.
- "Kushal Tandon says no to wild card entry to nach baliye 5". 2013. Retrieved 14 Jan 2013.
- "Ek Hazaaron Main Meri Behna Hai Fame Kushal Tandon labelled 6th most sexiest Asian men by London Weekly.". Retrieved 13 December 2013.
- "Kushal Tandon". Retrieved 13 December 2013.
- "Salman Khan called unfair by fans for supporting Tanisha on Bigg Boss 7". Hindustan Times. 27 October 2013. Retrieved 27 October 2013.
- "'Salman Khan 'subject of petition to be removed as Bigg Boss host'". Digital Spy. 2 November 2013. Retrieved 2 November 2013.