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Govinda is an Indian movie Actor, Politician, Comedian, Dancer, Film Producer. Govinda is famous for his comic characters; he contributed hugely to Hindi cinema with his dance abilities. He had been at the peak of his career from the late 80s to 90s.
|Other Name:||Govind Arun Ahuja, Govinda Ahuja, Virar Ka Chokra, Chi Chi, Chi Chi Bhaiya|
|Other Professions:||Comedian Dancer Film Producer Politician Television Presenter|
Govinda Biography, Relationship & Career
Govinda Ahuja is a popular Indian film comedian, actor, and former fighter. He’s well known for his work in the Hindi film industry. He was a Member of Parliament for many years 2004-2009. BBC News Online poll voted him as the 10th biggest star on stage or screen in 1999. He finished his Bachelor of Commerce degree. He worked in a fertilizer firm and in an Allwyn advertisement. He started his career with a direct character in’Tan-Badan’. The film was directed by his uncle Anand. His next films Love 86 and Ilzaam did excellent at the box office. He had been cast in various family dramas such as Dariya Dil, Khudgarz, Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani, and action films like Marte Dam Tak, Hatya, Jung Baaz, and Jeete Hain Shaan Se. He evolved as an action hero in 1980’s films and subsequently switched to the Comedy and Romance genre. He had a bad stage for some duration and always confronted failures in his movies. He kickstarted again and delivered super hit movies like Aankhen, Coolie No. 1, Raja Babu, Shola Aur Shabnam, Hero No. 1, Haseena Maan Jayegi, Saajan Chale Sasural, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, Anari No.1etc. He played with 6 characters in the film ‘Hadh Kar Di Aapne’ in 2000. Afterward, he gave commercially successful films Life Partner, Bhagam Bhag, and Partner.
He’s also worked on TV. He had been seen in Shekhar Suman’s late-night talk show ‘Movers & Shakers’ aired on SAB TV.’ Rendezvous with Simi Garewal’ featured him along with his wife Sunita. He judged the dance-based reality show Dance India Dance Super Mother Season 2′ aired on Zee TV.
He had been born to singer-actress Nirmala Devi and celebrity Arun Kumar Ahuja at a Sindhi-Punjabi family. He had 5 sisters and he was of these. He had been called with a pet ‘Chi Chi’ and even called Chichi Bhaiya’. Kirti Kumar is his brother and a producer, actor, and manager. He has a sister Kamini Khanna’ who’s a singer, writer, and music director. Anand Singh is his maternal uncle who’s also the brother in law of his wife Sunita.
He married Sunita on 11 March 1987 and the couple has two children including a son Yashvardhan and a daughter Tina Ahuja who’s a Bollywood actress. His two nieces and 6 nephews operating in the entertainment industry such as Ragini Khanna, Vinay Anand, Aryan, Krishna Abhishek, Arjun Singh, Amit Khanna, Janmendra Kumar Ahuja, and Aarti Singh.
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Personal Info of Govinda
|Address||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|College||Annasaheb Vartak College of Arts, Commerce, Science, Vasai West, Navghar-Manikpur, Maharashtra 401202|
|Qualification||B. Com (Bachelor of Commerce)|
|Net worth||$30 Million|
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Govinda
- As an MP, Govinda has been criticized for being inaccessible to the people of his constituency, particularly during the terrible rains (starting 26 July 2005) that left around 450 dead in Mumbai.
- He turned down roles in Taal, Gadar: Ek Prem Katha and Devdas that went on to become successful movies.
- Govinda had formerly signed of 49 movies at a time, which is a record till today worldwide.
- During his youth, he used to save money so he can go to films.
- He believed Mehboob Khan as his idol.