- Celebrity Profile
- Mithun Chakraborty
Yup, he is a Disco dancer who has been entertaining the audiences for nearly forty years. Mithun Chakraborty is a name that stands out when you think of Bollywood stars. His unique dancing skills and his fierce on-screen performances has made him one of the biggest and the most iconic actors of all time. He made his acting debut in the art house drama Mrigayaa, for which he received a National Film Award for Best Actor.
Mithun Chakraborty gained worldwide recognition for his role as Jimmy in the movie Disco Dancer, particularly in the former Soviet Union, where he became a household name. 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 movies.
After all these years of working in the film industry, Mithun Chakraborty is still going strong with 4 to 5 of his films releasing every year. He is also the brand ambassador for the internet domain registrar and web-hosting company GoDaddy.