Mumbai, June 17 : An excellent actor and a wonderful dancer, Mithun Chakraborty, recently turned 63, but he didn't allow anyone to celebrate the occasion, says his son Mahaakshay aka Mimoh.
The three time National Award winning actor, known to have die-hard fans both outside and within the film industry, never celebrates his birthday. What's more he doesn't allow his family to celebrate either.
Mimoh seems dismayed by his father's rigid decision to stay away from all birthday celebrations.
Bipasha Basu and dancing sensation Helen promoted their upcoming movie "Jodi Breakers" at the dance reality show with MithunSubmitted by Kiran Pahwa on Wed, 02/15/2012 - 14:10
Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty has always been a director’s delight to work with and each filmmaker has tried to bring out his hidden talents in their films. Recently, he was seen in the role of a struggling middle aged junior artiste in director Gaurav Pandey’s 'Shukno Lanka'.
When it comes to disco dancing, there is only one name that reverberates in our minds. There are no prizes to guess this one, it is one and only Mithun Chakraboty's name. Mithunda, as he is fondly known as brought a rage in 70s and 80s for disco dancing. Till today, there is not even a single dance show which goes without doing his particular style of dancing. Not only the kids but the adults also go berserk about learning his dance moves. Our TV stars are no spared by this bug, Rashmi Desai is one of them.
From September onwards the Bengali audience will get to see their favorite TV show "Dance Bangla dance Junior" as it comes back with a new season. The dance reality show provides a platform for kids to display their talents. The highlight of the show is Mithun Chakroborty, who is the judges the performances (Mahaguru). The shooting with Mithun Chakroborty is going to start within two or three days. The set for Dance Bangla Dance Junior has been made ready to accommodate the shooting schedule.
Mumbai, Dec 18 : At 62, Bollywood's original disco king Mithun Chakraborty, who can still give tough competition to many with his pelvic thrusts, says his actor son Mimoh's moves are incomparable.
"My son is a better dancer than me. He has gradually become better than me and I'm very glad," Mithun told IANS.
The yesteryear star, who is set to be the grand master on the second season of Zee TV's "Lux Dance India Dance", says the audience will get a real taste of the father-son duo's dancing skills in a Hindi film titled "Spaghetti 24/7".
It’s not for no reason when we say that Mithun Chakraborthy is a global superstar.
Shooting for Shree Ashtavinayak’s ‘Luck’; the cast and crew, traveled extensively all over South Africa. And out of the gang, guess which star was the most popular among the locals everywhere??
It was none other than our Mithun da.
The legendary actor seemed to be a favorite among the locals and during shoots, his fans would turn up in huge numbers to catch a glimpse of the actor and take his autograph.
The evergreen Mithun Chakraborty seems to be growing younger and younger by the day The cast and crew of Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltd.’s ‘Luck’ directed by Soham Shah, are sure going to agree on this
Apparently one of the scenes required Mithunda to jump from a chopper, and that too mid-air
The actor, without a second thought agreed on performing the daredevil stunt. However, while landing Mithunda had a small slip and bruised himself badly.
Karan Johar’s Agneepath seems to be one of the most talked about Bollywood films these days.
With Abhishek Bachchan all set to step into his father’s big shoes to play the iconic character of Vijay Dinanath Chauhan, question looms large over the question that who will be signed to play the role of likeable Krishnan Iyer MA (played by Mithun Chakraborty in the original).
As per some reports in media, Abhi’s good pal, Riteish Deshmukh is all set to step into Chakraborty's shoes.
Second half of 2009 is continuing to follow a similar trend as that of the first quarter of the year. With just one more release before the first half of the year ends, NEW YORK, it's just red, red and only red for the industry with PAYING GUESTS too failing at the box office.
Both Hindi releases that arrived over the weekend gone by, Kal Kissne Dekha and Zor Lagaa Ke Haiya, have failed at the box office. While former was a much publicized and promoted launch vehicle of Jackky Bhagnani and Vaishali Desai, the latter was just not promoted at all in spite of the presence of Mithun Chakravorty.
Zor Lagaa Ke…Haiya: Best children’s film in recent years
Rating: 3.5 out of 5*
Starring: Mithun Chakraborthy, Mahesh Manjrekar, Riya Sen, Gulshan Grover, Seema Biswas, Ashwin Chitale, Ayesha Kaduskar, Meghan Jadhav, Ritwik Tyagi and Hardik Thakkar.
Director: Girish Girija Joshi
Veteran superstar Mithun Chakraborty has described himself as an ‘irritating’ actor.
The 58-year-old actor, who has won three national awards, confessed that he kept on asking questions to the directors till the time he get satisfied.
“I am very irritating actor. I keep on asking questions until I get satisfied with the answers because when you play a certain character you need to learn every aspect of it and it can be difficult for directors,” multilingual star said.
Salman Khan has won the Zee TV's popular reality show 'LUX DANCE INDIA DANCE' after defeating the other three finalists Jai Kumar Nair, Alisha Singh and Siddhesh Pai at an event held at Shahaji Raje Krida Sankul (Andheri Sports Complex) on Saturday (May 30).
The young and talented Salman impressed the jury as well as the viewers through his power packed performances.
He got the highest votes, and declared as the winner of 'LUX DANCE INDIA DANCE'.
There’s buzz going around that veteran actors, Amitabh Bachchan and Mithun Chakroborty will once again be teaming up together after a long gap of 19 years. The two greats were last scene sharing the screen space in Agneepath.
Their performance in the film was highly appreciated but things didn’t go well when the two worked in Jaadugar and both of them were not on talking terms after this. But it seems now director Vivek Sharma has convinced and signed the two veterans for his upcoming project Buddham Sharanam Ghachammi.
Dance India Dance
Telecast Date: 15th April ’09 Friday at 9:30 pm
Much touted Maharashtra ka gaurav, Siddhesh Pai gets severely reprimanded by grandmaster Mithun da. Though he lauded him for his stupendous performance but at the same time did not forget to show him his rightful place. “I’m afraid your confidence doesn’t become over confidence. I can see that in your body language. If you want to reach the zenith of success you also have to learn to be humble and down to earth!”
Dance India Dance
Telecast Date: 16th April ’09 Saturday at 9:30 pm
Mithun Chakraborty nowadays seems to be undergoing through a reverse aging process just like in the multi Oscar nominated The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. He is not only looking fitter but also more powerfully built than ever before. When probed the secret behind the same the multi National Award winning actor revealed that it is because he is on a new health and diet regime for his warrior like role in Veer. A source reveals it has been Salman Khan who has been the inspiration for Mithun's new fitness regime.
Actor Mohit Raina seems be third time lucky with Star Plus's romantic thriller Chehra . Before this, he had debuted with sci fi TV show 'Antariksh' which bombed. Later he played the main lead in Mithun Chakraborty starrer, Don Muthuswami which sadly also tankked miserably.