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Mithun Chakraborty


About Mithun Chakraborty

Mithun Chakraborty (born Gouranga Chakraborty on 16 June 1950) is a veteran Bollywood actor, famous for his 'disco dance' song. He is a 3 time National Film Award-winning iconic Indian film actor, social activist and entrepreneur. Chakraborty made his acting debut with the arthouse drama Mrigaya (1976), for which he won his first National Film Award for Best Actor. In his heyday during the 1980s, he had earned a huge fan following as a dancing star and went on to establish himself as one of the most popular and leading actors of India, particularly recognised for his role of street dancer Jimmy in the 1982 cult hit, Disco Dancer. He is the most popular Indian actor in Russia along with Raj Kapoor.

Personal Biography

His son Mimoh Chakraborty, is an upcoming film actor.

He is an alumni of Film and Television Institute of India, Pune, Maharashtra.

Professional Biography

Movies / Filmography

Other Professional Information

  • In January 2010, paying home at the demise of Jyoti Basu, Mithun asked the Central Government to complete the works initiated by Basu.

Mithun Chakraborty in News

GoDaddy India Unveils its New Integrated Campaign Featuring Superstar Mithun Chakraborty
GoDaddy, the world’s largest technology provider dedicated to small businesses, today launched its latest integrated marketing campaign featuring the three-time National Film Award winner – Mithun Chakraborty

Akshay Kumar promotes martial arts in Mumbai
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar attended the finale of the 'Akshay Kumar Invitational and International Karate Championship' in Mumbai on Saturday.

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