Mithun Chakraborty

Mithun Chakraborty (pronounced: Miṭhun Chôkroborti), born as Gouranga Chakraborty (on June 16, 1950) is an Indian film actor, social, and entrepreneur, who has won three National Film Awards. He made his acting debut with the arthouse drama Mrigayaa (1976), for which he won his first National Film Award for Best Actor.

He gained fans as a dancing star and went on to establish himself as one of the most popular actors of India, particularly recognized for his role as the street dancer Jimmy in the 1982 Bollywood movie Disco Dancer. He also attracted worldwide audiences, particularly in the former Soviet Union where he became a household name for his role in Disco Dancer. He later won two more National Film Awards for his performances in Bengali film Tahader Katha (1992) and Hindi film Swami Vivekananda (1998).

Chakraborty has appeared in about 350 films including Bengali, Oriya and Bhojpuri pictures. He owns the Monarch Group, which has interests in the hospitality sector and educational sector. Mithun is the Chairperson of Film Studios Setting & Allied Mazdoor Union which take care the welfare of cine workers and resolve their demands and problems. The show Dance India Dance where Mithun is the Grandmaster has already entered in Limca Book of Records and Guinness World Records Chakraborty played a crucial role of mediator between Pranab Mukherjee and Mamata Banerjee, winning the Congressman the support of the Trinamool chief in the 2012 presidential election.

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... Shabana Azmi, Milind Gunaji, Nirmal Pandey Crime, Drama Heera Lal Panna Lal Kawal Sharma Mithun Chakraborty, Johnny Lever, Payal Malhotra Drama, Action, Comedy, Crime Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet P ... Shetty, Monica Bedi, Amrish Puri Action Kahani Kismat Ki Farogh Siddique Laxmikant Berde, Mithun Chakraborty, Deepshika Action Khoobsurat Sanjay Chhel Sanjay Dutt, Urmila Matondkar, Om Puri Comedy, Family ... Prasad Mithun Chakraborty, Jackie Shroff, Archana Drama, Action, Comedy, Crime Pilgrimage Shaji N ...
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