Mithun Chakraborty

  • LS polls: My motive is to help develop Jharkhand, says Mithun Chakraborty 05-04-2014 10:31 PM

    Actor and TMC Rajya Sabha MP Mithun Chakraborty on Saturday appealed to the people of Jharkhand to strengthen their voice in Delhi by voting for Trinamool Congress candidates in the state during the Lok Sabha elections. "You have to win to develop Jharkhand. But you can't do anything alone. Only...
  • It's very 'hatke', will take the audience by surprise: Mithun Chakraborty on rapping for 'DID Li'l Masters' 21-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty, who recently became a Rajya Sabha member, will be seen in another new avatar on television, where he turned rapper for the first time at a dance reality show. India's original disco dancer will show cool moves in the upcoming grand premiere episode of 'Dance...
  • From Baichung Bhutia to Gul Panag, many celebs in fray for LS polls 13-03-2014 09:56 PM

    New Delhi: Elections for the 16th Lok Sabha are witnessing many entrants from the sports and glamour industry. While actor Gul Panag will be contesting as an Aam Aadmi Party candidate from Chandigarh, former footballer Baichung Bhutia is contesting the Lok Sabha elections on Trinamool Congress ticket. Gul Panag on...
  • Mithun Chakraborty to start TMC campaign from Delhi's Ramlila Maidan 10-03-2014 04:33 PM

    With an aim of maximising its electoral prospects, Trinamool Congress will be using the 'star power' of actor Mithun Chakraborty to add spark to its campaign for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. The "Disco Dancer" star, who was recently elected as a Rajya Sabha member on Trinamool Congress ticket, would...
  • Mithun Chakraborty urges Mamata Banerjee for special benefits for low-budget films 18-02-2014 10:25 AM

    Kolkata: Actor and Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Mithun Chakraborty today urged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to give sops to producers of low-budget films. "On being requested by producers of low-budget films in state, I met our chief minister to discuss this issue. I urged her to extend...
  • WB: Mithun Chakraborty, painter Jogen Chowdhury file RS nomination 27-01-2014 06:47 PM

    Four Trinamool Congress candidates including actor Mithun Chakraborty and one CPM candidate on Monday filed nominations from the state for the Rajya Sabha elections. Five Rajya Sabha seats will fall vacant in the state in April, for which elections are scheduled on February 7. Trinamool Congress candidates Mithun Chakraborty, painter...
  • Mamata Banerjee nominates Mithun Chakraborty for Rajya Sabha seat 18-01-2014 04:07 PM

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced on Saturday the nomination of Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty as her party Trinamool Congress candidate for the upcoming Rajya Sabha election in the state. "In our state, five Rajya Sabha members will be elected this time. One of these seats will be given...
  • Trinamool Congress nominates Mithun Chakraborty for Rajya Sabha 18-01-2014 03:56 PM

    Kolkata: Trinamool Congress has nominated Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty as one of the five Rajya Sabha members to be elected from West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said here Saturday. "In our state, five Rajya Sabha members will be elected this time. One of these seats will be given to...
  • 'Kaanchi' is the story of a girl's fight against power: Subhash Ghai 29-12-2013 03:27 PM

    Filmmaker Subhash Ghai says his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' is an inspirational story of a girl who dares to fight against corruption. "The story of 'Kaanchi' is an inspirational story of an aam ladki (common girl) of India who shows the strength of a woman within but without outside support," Ghai...
  • 'Kick' is different from Salman's earlier films: Sajid Nadiadwala 17-12-2013 05:22 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala says his upcoming Salman Khan starrer 'Kick' will be different from the films that the superstar has done before. 'Kick' is a remake of a 2009 Telugu hit of the same name. The masala entertainer film marks producer Sajid Nadiadwala's debut as a director. "This film...
  • Mithun's brain transplant to Nirupa Roy's blood transfusion: B'wood is trolling you with 10 insane stunts 13-12-2013 10:37 AM

    In Hindi cinema, specifically Bollywood, a fight's not worth your time if at least 15 men built like tanks aren't flung violently in the air. A 'hero' is an income tax officer who dances waltz with the same ease with which he performs a brain surgery. Doctors detect a pregnancy...
  • Mithun, Jackie Shroff shortlisted to star in 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev'? 14-11-2013 05:02 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran film actors Mithun Chakraborty and Jackie Shroff have been approached for a prominent role in the hit mythological TV show 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev'. Demon Arunasur will make an entry in the story line of the show, in which telly actor Mohit Raina essays the title role. "Mithun...
  • Through dance I wanted to forget everything: Mithun 21-10-2013 11:04 AM

    Mumbai: Noted actor Mithun Chakraborty says whenever he is depressed he hits the dance floor. "Every day is not the same in your life... Whenever I used to be depressed and sad I used to dance. And through dance I wanted to forget everything. One day I was discussing how...
  • Akshay happy with the first day response to 'Boss' 17-10-2013 02:29 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar is happy with the first day response to his film 'Boss' that released on Eid Wednesday, and says he couldn't have asked for more. "Today (Wednesday) is the first day of release (of 'Boss'). Everything is going fine. I am very happy that it has got...
  • Boss: 3 credit sequences, 2 supermen, 1 messed up father 17-10-2013 10:01 AM

    New Delhi: The 'shehanshah' of six-pack abs is back on the screen with 'Boss' or at least the makers claim so. It's a film that thrives both on Akshay Kumar's action hero image and his recent success in comedy films. Director Anthony D'Souza has given Akshay Kumar a free hand...
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  • 'Boss' review: The movie requires that you apply neither common sense nor taste 16-10-2013 07:57 PM

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Mithun Chakraborty, Danny Denzongpa, Ronit Roy, Shiv Pandit, Aditi Rao Hydari, Govind Namdeo Director: Anthony D'Souza There's an unwritten rule in film reviewing: thou shall not be prejudiced against a movie before watching it. Ironically, that rule must be sidestepped if one attempts to review an Akshay...
  • Subhash Ghai on lookout for new item girl 14-10-2013 05:26 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who is launching new heroine Mishti in his next film 'Kaanchi', is now also on the lookout for a fresh item girl. He has launched a systematic search for a new face. The song is composed by Ismail Darbar and will be choreographed by Saroj Khan....
  • Boss: Akshay Kumar returns with an action-comedy 14-10-2013 10:54 AM

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar is synonymous with action and he is ready to entertain his fans with another action drama 'Boss'. Releasing Wednesday, this is his first film after the not-so-successful underworld drama 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara' and it has already created a buzz by entering the...
  • Desi Kattey: A land where guns are a part of the civilisation 14-10-2013 12:07 AM

    New Delhi: Countryside stories are the latest flavour in the Hindi film industry. Every filmmakers is shifting focus towards the semi-urban and rural areas in order to get fresh plots and twists. Anand Kumar, who last film 'Zila Ghaziabad' was also about raw, earthy criminals, is once again ready to...
  • E-Lounge: Akshay Kumar on his forthcoming film 'Boss' 09-10-2013 04:40 PM

    Directed by Anthony D'Souza, 'Boss' features Akshay Kumar, Mithun Chakraborty, Shiv Pandit and Aditi Rao Hydari in lead roles. The film is a remake of Malayalam movie 'Pokkiri Raja'. ...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Asif flirts with Gauhar, makes Kushal jealous 05-10-2013 10:46 AM

    New Delhi: Day 19 in the Bigg Boss kicked off with a spat between Sangram and Andy. While Apurva, Ratan, Andy and Sangram were busy chatting, Sangram begins to mock Andy. Annoyed with his irritating remarks, Andy warned Sangram of the dire consequence he would face if he continued with...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Mithun Chakraborty, Akshay Kumar to entertain the viewers 05-10-2013 10:17 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Mithun Chakraborty is all set to make an appearance in the seventh season 'Bigg Boss' and entertain the audience along with the show's host Salman Khan. Mithun, who had hosted "Bigg Boss Bangla", will come with Akshay Kumar to promote their film "Boss". This will be Akshay's second...
  • Lady luck hasn't smiled on Mahaakshay yet: Mithun 23-09-2013 05:22 PM

    Mumbai: Mithun Chakraborty's son Mahaakshay is yet to find a footing in the Bollywood. The luck has not been on his side so far, feels his dad. Mahaakshay made his debut in 2008 with action flick 'Jimmy'. It was a dud, both in the critics' books as well as at...
  • Lady luck hasn't smiled on Mahaakshay yet, feels father Mithun 23-09-2013 12:52 PM

    Mumbai: Mithun Chakraborty's son Mahaakshay is yet to find a footing in the Bollywood. The luck has not been on his side so far, feels his dad. Mahaakshay made his debut in 2008 with action flick 'Jimmy'. It was a dud, both in the critics' books as well as at...
  • Mithun Chakraborty: I'm an unsuccessful producer 23-09-2013 09:23 AM

    Mumbai: National Award winning actor Mithun Chakraborty, who produced 'Enemy', says he would like to indulge in production business, but he is not good at it. "I would like to produce films, but I feel I am an unsuccessful producer. That's the fact. The film didn't work and I felt...
  • Mithu Chakraborty wins 'DID Super Moms' 09-09-2013 01:00 PM

    Surat: She is a non-dancer, but her power-packed performances week after week helped Kolkata-based Mithu Chakraborty, a mother of two boys, bag the 'Super Mom' title as she walked away with the winner's trophy of the first season of dance reality show 'Dance India Dance Super Moms' here Sunday. Mithu,...
  • 'Kaanchi' to feature a song against corruption: Subhash Ghai 08-09-2013 10:59 AM

    Singapore: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai said a new song in his forthcoming film 'Kaanchi' will inspire millions of young Indians. The song which goes 'Itna bada Jahan hai, Chalo doondh laye usko, Sare Jahan se Accha woh Hindustan Kahan hai', is politically-tuned against corruption in India and a derivation of the...
  • Boss: Akshay turns crowd controller during the shooting 01-09-2013 10:58 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar turned crowd controller in Delhi, when the crew of his upcoming film 'Boss' had a tough time keeping onlookers at bay who had gathered in large numbers to catch a glimpse of the action hero. Recently, some of the action sequences were shot in the bustling...