Mithun Chakraborty

Mithun Chakraborty

Film Actor
Born Jul 16, 1950

Mithun Chakraborty Miṭhun Chôkroborti, born as Gouranga Chakraborty on June 16, 1950 is an Indian film actor, social activist, and entrepreneur, who has won three National Film Awards. He made his acting debut with the arthouse drama Mrigayaa, for which he won his first National Film Award for Best Actor.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Mithun Chakraborty.


1950 Birth Chakraborty was born in Kolkata on 16 June 1950. … Read More


1976 26 Years Old Mithun Chakraborty made his debut in the 1976 Mrinal Sen-directed film Mrigaya, for which he won the National Film Award for Best Actor.
1978 28 Years Old His film Mera Rakshak was a success of 1978.
1979 29 Years Old Chakraborty rose to stardom with the low budget Ravikant Nagaich directed spy film Surakshaa, released in 1979. … Read More


1982 32 Years Old Chakraborty played the lead role of Bheema in the super-hit multi-starrer movie Hum Paanch. (1980) and in 1982, Disco Dancer extended Chakraborty's popularity across India and into Russia. … Read More
1985 35 Years Old His 1985 super-hit movie Pyar Jhukta Nahin reconfirmed his top star status. … Read More
1986 36 Years Old 1 More Event
Chakraborty also became India's highest tax payer in 1986. … Read More
1989 39 Years Old As Chakraborty always had higher number of releases, sometimes it affected the business of his own films as happened in 1989, where he had a record 19 films. … Read More


1992 42 Years Old In 1992, the critically acclaimed Bengali film Tahader Katha won him his second National Film Award for Best Actor. … Read More
1998 48 Years Old 1 More Event
A third National Award followed in 1998, this time for the Best Supporting Actor, for his portrayal of, in G. V. Iyer's Swami Vivekananda.


2005 55 Years Old Mithun's Dream Factory films still continued to hold the audiences, moreover he started doing more Bengali films and gave consistent films like Titli, Guru, Barood, Yuddho, Tulkalam and Rehmat Ali. Chakraborty also made a comeback to the mainstream Hindi film industry in 2005 with the film Elaan. … Read More
2009 59 Years Old His 2009 movie Zor Lagaa Ke Haiya! won multiple International awards and Chal Chalein was appreciated by critics for its bold theme. … Read More


2012 62 Years Old Chakraborty's recent films include Veer (2010) with Salman Khan, Golmaal 3 (2010) with Ajay Devgn and in 2012, he did 3 films with Akshay Kumar, Housefull 2, OMG – Oh My God! and Khiladi 786. … Read More
His first release of 2014 Kaanchi directed by Subhash Ghai where he played an evil politician wearing facial prosthetics has won him critical acclaim.
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