She is a former Indian and television actress. She was born to an Army officer in Dharwad in Karnataka in 1950. She was recognized after she was the runner-up of Fresh Face Competition organized across the country by Filmfare. She was then seen in many advertisements. She entered bollywood with the movie: Man Ka Meet for Sunil Dutt. She was known for her role in the film ‘Mehboob Ki Mehndi ‘with Rajesh Khanna in 1971. She was a judge for the reality show ’K…Kishore’. She had an arrange marriage with ‘Siddharth Bandodkar’. He died due to an accidental killing. Then years after, she got married to Kishore Kumar. Her father initially objected to this wedding, because Kishore was already married and got separated three times. Then he welcomed him as his son-in-law. She has a son Sumit Ganguly. Kishore died due to cardiac arrest. She was again widow. Now, she lives with her son and her step-son Amit and his mother. Check out this page for more updates on Leena Chandavarkar.