Mithun Chakraborty Profile

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About the Artist
Name Mithun Chakraborty
Native Place Barisal
Current City Ooty
Birthday 16 Jun
Gender Male
Screen Age 66
Height 6' 0
Profession Actor,Producer,Writer,Social Worker
Nationality Indian
Zodiac Sign
Marital Status Married
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Mithun Chakraborty Biography

Gourang Chakraborty better known by his stage name Mithun Chakraborty, is an Indian film actor, singer, producer, writer, social worker, entrepreneur, television presenter and a former Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament. He is the recipient of two Filmfare Awards and 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 began his career as a junior actor and went on to establish himself as one of the biggest stars in Bollywood. He is recognized as one of the best "dancing-heroes" in Bollywood with his "Disco and Desi" fusion-style dancing that is popular among the masses.

Chakraborty is best remembered for his role as Jimmy in the 1982 all-time-blockbuster movie Disco Dancer, which was a super hit in India and also in many other countries, especially the Soviet Union and Russia. In Russia, Chakraborty and Raj Kapoor are the most popular Indian actors.