Mithun Chakraborty

Mithun Chakraborty
Mithun Chakraborty
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At a Glance
  • Profession
    TV Actor
  • Age
  • Source of earnings
  • Education
    Graduated from Calcutta University and FTII, Pune
  • Marital Status
  • Children
  • Residence

Forbes India Lists

#84 Celeb 100 Rank 2012

#55 Money Rank#88 Fame Rank


A great dancer, known best for his 1982 cult film Disco Dancer, Chakraborty helped conceptualise the reality dance show Dance India Dance (DID) on Zee TV after the huge success of his Dance Bangla Dance for Bengali TV. Today he is the creative head judge of DID, which is now in its third season. He owns several hotels in Ooty, Madurai and Siliguri, and was once the second highest paid star after Amitabh Bachchan. He is still a sought after actor and was seen in Housefull 2 and OMG: Oh My God in 2012, and has four releases in 2013.
Fast Facts : Chakraborty was assistant to legendary dancer Helen. Before taking up acting, he was part of the Naxalbari movement.

2012 Celebrity 100

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