BirthdayJune 16, 1947

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Mithun Chakraborty

    Full name: Mithun Chakraborty
    Also known as: Mithun Chakraborty, Chakraborty, Mithun
    Professions: Actor, Writer, Music Department
    Work: Awards for Mithun Chakraborty
    Occupation: Member of Parliament Politician

  2. Mithun Chakraborty Measurements

    Height: 6' (1.83 m)

  3. Mithun Chakraborty Death information

    Died: Thursday, 12th of June, 2014 (Age: 66)

  4. Mithun Chakraborty Biography

    Gouranga Chakraborty, better known by his stage name Mithun Chakraborty, informally referred to as Mithun Da, is an Indian film actor, singer, producer, writer, social worker, entrepreneur and the Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament. He is the recipient of three National Film Awards. He made his acting debut with the art house 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 all time top ten greatest and 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 Tahader Katha (1992) & Swami Vivekananda (1998). Chakraborty has appeared in about 350 films including Bengali, Oriya, Bhojpuri and Punjabi pictures.Chakraborty owns the Monarch Group, which has interests in the hospitality sector and educational sector. He has also started the production house Paparatzy Productions He 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 Television show Dance India Dance where Chakraborty 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.A comic book named Jimmy Zhingchak also has been made based on Chakraborty.

  5. Mithun Chakraborty Family

    Spouse: Yogeeta Bali
    Childrens: Dishani Chakraborty, Namashi Chakraborty, Rimoh Chakraborty

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