Ruhi is kidnapped! Yes, a new twist awaits in Star Plus’ Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. While, everybody is searching Ruhi, somebody from Ishita’s past life is going to join the two families. The new entrant is none other than Subbu, Ishita Bhalla’s ex fiancee. And by now, we all know, that it is Amit Tandon who as Subbu is all set to bring a huge grin on Raman Bhalla’s face.
While, we wonder what Amit Tandon as Subbu is upto in the serial, here we share few Interesting Facts about him
Amit Tandon was One of the 11 Finalists of Indian Idol 1
The first season of Indian Idol was a grand affair in India. After all, the reality show was first of its kind, and Indians across the world came in large numbers to join the contest. One among them was Amit Tandon.
Amit, an NRI was the second person to be eliminated among the final 11. However, though he was out in the second round, Amit gained both, name and recognition in the contest.
Amit was also a part of the video Yaaron (where the 11 finalist sang the famous song Yaaron by KK). Later, in 2008, Amit released his debut album TANHA.
Amit Tandon Entered the Tele World via the Balaji Route
There was a famous Balaji Telefims’ serial Kaisa Yeh Pyaar Hai if you remember. The main lead Angad essayed by Iqbal Khan went on to become a TV heartthrob. However, there was yet another parallel lead in the serial – Prithvi Bose. Prithvi Bose was Amit Tandon. He got this role post his stint in Indian Idol 1.
Amit Tandon Was a Part of Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi is one of the most successful serial of the last decade. One of the longest running shows, KSBKBT had several leaps. With each leap came a bunch of new character. Post one such particular leap, Amit Tandon was born. He essayed the role of Tanya and Karan’s son Manthan.
Besides, he was also seen in another show named Saath Saath Banayenge EK Aashiyan, where he played the role of a NRI Abhay Singh. He is mostly remembered for his role as Dr. Abhimanyu Modi in Star One’s Dil Mill Gaye. The show starred today’s big names such as Karan Singh Grover and Jennifer Winget.
Amit who had the privilege of working with Balaji Telefilms played a vital role in Jeannie Aur Jiju. He was Rahul/Jimmy – Jia’s love interest.
Amit Tandon in Reality Show
Indian Idol was not the only reality show which Amit did. Besides, this singing contest, he also participated in two other reality TV shows. In Zara Nachke Dikha – a Star Plus dancing competition, Amit participated as a contestant in the Boys team. The show was anchored by Amit’s co-star Shweta Gulati of Dill Mill Gaye and the Alone star Karan Singh Grover. It was judged by Chunky Pandey and the Munni girl Malaika Arora Khan.
Besides, Amit along with Amit Sana (runner up of Indian Idol) was also a challenger in another reality show Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar – A series where all the ex-winners and participants of reality singing competition contested for the title.
Amit’s Personal Life
Born on April 11, 1979, Amit is a NRI from America. He studied in an American University. Back in the early phase of Indian Idol,Tandon was widely addressed as the NRI guy. He is married to a Canadian dermatologist – Ruby Tandon. The couple has a baby. The ‘Dr. Ruby’s Afterglow Clinic’ which you see in Andheri (W), Mumbai is the clinic of Amit’s wife.
Let’s keep our fingers cross for Amit Tandon as he will be seen for a brief period this time, but only if the viewer’s enjoy his track in Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. What is your opinion – Do you want to see Ishita’s ex or she and the Bhallas are better without him?