Mithun Chakraborty

  • Birthday: 16. June 1950
  • Birthplace: Hyderabad, India
  • Awards: 1976 - National Awards Best Actor for Mrigayaa, 1992 - National Awards Best Actor for Tahader Katha, 1995 - National Awards Best Supporting Actor for Swami Vivekananda, 1991 - Filmfare Awards Best Supporting Actor for Agneepath, 1996 - Filmfare Awards Best Performance in a Negative Role for Jallaad, 1996 - Screen Awards Best Villain for Jallaad, 2007 - Stardust Awards Lifetime Achievement, 2007 - Stardust Awards Role Model of the Year Award[, 1977 – BFJA Awards Best Actor for Mrigayaa[, 1995 – BFJA Awards Best Actor for Tahader Katha, 1999 – Anandalok Awards Special Editor Award, 2007 – Anandalok Awards Best Actor for Minister Fatakeshto

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 a 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 began as a dancer and went on to establish himself as a popular actor, particularly recognized for his role as the street dancer Jimmy in the 1982 Bollywood movie Disco Dancer. 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, Telugu 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 was 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.


Movies

1981 - Aadat Se Majboor
1993 - Aadmi - 1993
1982 - Aamne Samne - 1982
1985 - Aandhi-Toofan
1985 - Aar Paar
1988 - Agnee
1990 - Agneepath - 1990
1986 - Aisa Pyaar Kahan
1979 - Amar Deep
1982 - Ashanti
1986 - Avinash
1985 - Baadal
1986 - Baat Ban Jaye
Bees Saal Baad
1985 - Bepanaah
1979 - Bhayaanak
1989 - Bhrashtachar
1984 - Boxer
1988 - Charnon Ki Saugandh
1994 - Cheetah
1988 - Commando
Daata
1993 - Dalaal
1987 - Dance Dance
1987 - Deewana Tere Naam Ka
1981 - Dhuan
1992 - Dil Aashna Hai
1986 - Dilwaala
1982 - Disco Dancer
1976 - Do Anjaane
Dushman - 1990
1986 - Ek Aur Sikander
1988 - Gangaa Jamunaa Saraswati
1981 - Ghamandee
1992 - Ghar Jamai
1990 - Gunahon Ka Devta - 1990
1978 - Hamara Sansar
1987 - Hawalaat
Hiraasat
1989 - Hisaab Khoon Ka
Hum Intezaar Karenge
1980 - Hum Paanch
1981 - Hum Se Badkar Kaun
1990 - Hum Se Na Takrana
1986 - Jaal - 1986
1984 - Jagir
1981 - Jeene Ki Arzoo
1987 - Jeete Hain Shaan Se
1993 - Jeevan Ki Shatranj
1985 - Karishma Kudrat Kaa
1985 - Karm Yudh
Kasam Paida Karne Wale Ki
1980 - Khwab
Kismatwala
1993 - Krishan Avtaar
1989 - Ladaai
1981 - Laparwah
1985 - Maa Kasam
1981 - Main Aur Mera Haathi
1986 - Main Balwaan
1988 - Mar Mitenge
1978 - Mera Rakshak
1992 - Mere Sajana Saath Nibhana
1976 - Mrigayaa
1977 - Mukti
1986 - Nasihat
1991 - Numbri Aadmi
1987 - Param Dharam
1993 - Pardesi
1987 - Parivaar
1980 - Patita
1993 - Phool Aur Angaar
1978 - Phool Khile Hain Gulshan Gulshan
1991 - Pratigyabadh
1989 - Prem Pratigyaa
1979 - Prem Vivah
1988 - Pyaar Ka Mandir
1986 - Pyaar Ke Do Pal
1992 - Pyar Hua Chori Chori
1985 - Pyar Jhukta Nahin
1990 - Pyar Ka Karz
1990 - Pyar Ke Naam Qurbaan
1985 - Pyari Behna
1984 - Rakta Bandhan
1988 - Rukhsat
1988 - Saazish - 1988
1988 - Sagar Sangam
1981 - Sahhas
1990 - Shandaar
1993 - Shatranj
1981 - Shaukeen
Shikari The Hunter
1980 - Sitara
1982 - Sun Sajna
1979 - Surakshaa
1979 - Surakshaa
1982 - Swami Dada
1991 - Swarg Yahan Narak Yahan
1993 - Tadipaar
1979 - Tarana
1984 - Tarkeeb
1980 - Taxi Chor
1978 - Tere Pyar Mein
1984 - Teri Baahon Mein
1980 - The Naxalites
1991 - Trinetra
1980 - Unees-Bees
1982 - Ustadi Ustad Se
1981 - Ustadi Ustad Se
1984 - Wanted: Dead or Alive
1988 - Waqt Ki Awaz
1981 - Wardat
1987 - Watan Ke Rakhwale
1985 - Yaadon Ki Kasam
Yugandhar
1995 - Zakhmi Sipahi
1986 - Zindagani
1986 - swarag se sunder