Vijay Anand also known as Goldie Anand was born at 22nd January 1934 in Gurdaspur, Punjab and was the youngest of the four Anand siblings. His brothers Chetan Anand and Dev Anand also have been producers and directors.
While he was 20 years old Vijay Anand wrote the script for Navketan's hit movie Taxi Driver (1954) made by Chetan Anand, and from whom he learnt the craft of film-making. In 1957 he made his directorial debut with Nau Do Gyarah, which he shot in 40 days. As an actor, his most memorable roles were in films Haqeeqat (1964), Kora Kagaz (1974) and Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki (1978).To the younger generation of the 1990s he is also known for playing detective Sam in the television series Tehkikaat (1994). Some of his successful movies as director were Johny ...» read full biography