Name : Govinda
Birthday : 21st December, 1963 (Age:56)
Zodiac Sign : Sagittarius
Occupation : Actor
Marital status : Married
Awards : 1995: Filmfare Best Comedian Award
1997: Filmfare Special Award
1998: Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role, Special Videocon Screen award from Jury
1999: Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role
2000: Filmfare Best Comedian Award
2002: IIFA Best Comedian Award
2008: Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male), IIFA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Biography : Govinda is an Indian film actor, born on 21st December 1963 to Arun Ahuja & Nirmala Devi. His real name is Govind Arun Ahuja. He is the youngest of six children. He completed his graduation from Annasaheb Vartak College in Vasai, Maharashtra. He married to Sunita on 11th March 1987 & has two children, a daughter Narmmadaa & a son Yashvardhan.
Govinda made his acting debut with 1986 film Ilzaam opposite Neelam which was a box office success. His next released movies were Tan-Badan (1986), Love 86 (1986), Khudgarz (1987), Pyaar Karke Dekho (1987), Jeete Hain Shaan Se (1988), Hatya (1988), Tohfa Mohabbat Ka (1988), Jung Baaz (1989), Gentleman (1989), Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharnii (1989), Farz Ki Jung (1989) & Taaqatwar (1989).
In 1990-1992, he did many commercially successful films including Awaargi, Swarg, Maha Sangram, Zulm Ki Hukumat & Shola Aur Shabnam. In 1993, he starred in Aankhen alongside Chunky Pandey, Shilpa Shirodkar & Raageshwari. The movie was a blockbuster. He then did many films including Raja Babu (1994), Khuddar (1994), Coolie No. 1 (1995), Saajan Chale Sasural (1996), Hero No. 1 (1997), Deewana Mastana (1997), Dulhe Raja (1998), Aunty No. 1 (1998), Maharaja (1998), Bade Miyan Chote Miyan (1998), Haseena Maan Jaayegi (1999) & Hum Tum Pe Marte Hain (1999). He did most of his films with David Dhawan & they together did many commercially successful films.
In 2000-2005, he gave many unsuccessful films including Shikari, Beti No. 1, Joru Ka Ghulam, Albela, Chalo Ishq Ladaaye, Ek Aur Ek Gyarah & Khullam Khulla Pyaar Karen. In 2006, he starred in Priyadarshan's Bhagam Bhag alongside Akshay Kumar. The movie was superhit. After that, he was seen in Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute to Love which was a box office failure. His nex release was David Dhawan's Partner alongside Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif & Lara Dutta. The movie was declared a blockbuster. After that, he appeared in many films including Money Hai Toh Honey Hai & Chal Chala Chal. Both failed to impress the audience.
In 2009, he gave a successful film titled Life Partner opposite Amrita rao. After that, he did a small role in Mani Ratnam's Raavan. In 2011, he did Naughty @ 40 & Loot. Both were box office failure. His recent release was AR Murugadoss's Holiday. He was seen in a special appearance in the film. His upcoming movies include Abhinay Chakra, Yash Raj Films's Kill Dil, Happy Ending & Anurag Basu's Jagga Jasoos.
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