Full Name:Tshering Phintso Denzongpa
Profession:Actor, Director, Businessman
Age (as of 2019):71 years old
Date of Birth:25 February 1948
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height, Weight & Physical Stats
Height:5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)
Weight:79 kg (174 lbs)
Eye Color:Dark Brown
Facts You Never Knew About Danny Denzongpa!
- Danny has acted in more than 150 movies in a career spanning more than four decades and has a craze for riding horses with his family being in the business of breeding horses for many decades.
- After doing his early-schooling in Sikkim he completed his education from the prestigious Birla Vidya Mandir situated in Nainital, Uttarakhand.
- Danny is a Sikkimese-Bhutanese by birth and was born in Yuksom, Sikkim. Grapevine has it that Jaya Bachchan, his batch-mate in FTII, changed his name from Tshering to Danny as it was simpler and easy to remember.
- Denzongpa is married to a Sikkimese princess Gawa Denzongpa, niece of the last monarch of Sikkim. He has two children, son Rinzing and a daughter called Pema.
- Denzongpa’s first film as a director was a suspense horror called ‘Phir Wohi Raat’ (1980). Rajesh Khanna was the lead actor opposite Kim Yashpal, the then girlfriend of Danny.
Danny Denzongpa Education
Qualification: Course in Acting
School: Birla Vidya Mandir, Nainital
College: St. Joseph's College, Darjeeling
Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune
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Danny Denzongpa Career
Profession: Actor, Director, Businessman
Debut TV Series/Movie: Film: Zaroorat (1971)
Directorial: Phir Wahi Raat (1980)
Salary: Under review
Net Worth: USD $30 million approx
Family & Relatives
Father: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
Brother(s): Not Known
Sister(s): Not Known
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Girlfriend: Gawa Denzongpa (former Sikkim princess)
Son(s): Rinzing Denzongpa
Daughter(s): Pema Denzongpa