Govind Arun Ahuja, commonly known as Govinda
Bhaiya, was born on December 21, 1963 and will be turning 49 this year,
thus starting a new chapter in his life!
in more that 120 films, he has created quite a name for himself in this
industry! Known for his comic
timing, many of his movies are in the
comedic genre! The actor has always been appreciated for his
performances that have always put a smile on the viewers faces!
began his career with the movie Ilzaam
, which was a huge success and became one of the top films of that year! After that, he tasted commercial success with Shola aur Shabnam
and many other movies. Starring in hits such as Aankhen, Raja Babu, Love 86, Khudgarz, Hum, Haseena Maan Jayegi, Coolie No. 1,
and Deewana Mastana
the actor became one of the biggest superstars of the Era. He even
received a FilmFare for best comedian, for Haseena Maan Jayegi.
not being in his favor, he soon faced a set back in the 2000s as he
starred in commercially flopped movies which eventually led him to join
politics where he became a Member of Parliament from the North Mumbai
region. However, not being happy with that choice, he gave up his
constituency to concentrate back on his film career which was the only
career that he felt would make him happy. Following that, he made a
comeback in movies such as Bhagam Bhaag, Salaam-e-ishq
Editors: Siona M. & Hershi J. Govinda
got married in March of 1987, to Sunita who he met on the sets of his movie Tan Badan
. The couple has two kids, a girl named Narmada and a boy named Yashvardhan.
Here's wishing the actor lots of happiness on his special day as we wish him a very happy birthday!
Graphics: Pooja A.