Govinda – the cheerful actor of bollywood.
Govinda had entertained the viewers of bollywood films for the last 20 years with his cheerful performance. In Ankhen, he performed in a serio-comic film with Chunky Pandey, where they saw the murder of the Chief Minister played by Raj Babbar and the the imposter who sat in his chair after changing his face with plastic surgery. The comedy performance of Kader Khan and Sadashiv Amrapurkar impressed the viewers in the film. Govinda was elegant in the action sequences at the end of the film.
In Andolan, he played the role of the younger brother of Sanjay Dutt, who had studied abroad after his father had provide all the savings of his life for his higher education. He returned as an engineer and saw the corruption in the society. Sanjay also got involved in unlawful acts to take revenge against the people who were liable for the murder of his father. Although both the brothers had different ideologies they raised their voice against the influential persons who had been involved in corruption.
Last year Govinda acted opposite Salman Khan in the comedy film Partner. He played the role of a casual character who never knew the art of approaching a woman and got training for it from Salman. He had an affair with Katrina Kaif and Salman was associated with Lara Dutta. Govinda was involved in stupid acts but was able to convince Katrina with his funny acts. The songs in the film “Do you want a partner”, “maria maria”, etc., were all successful.
Govinda previously had acted in a number of comedy films like Ek Aur Ek Gyarah, with Sanjay, Deewana Mastana,with Anil Kapoor and Juhi Chawla, Haseena Maan Jayegi with Sanjay Dutt,etc.
His performance with Big B and Madhuri Dixit in the film Bare Miya chote Miya was well appreciated by the audience. The songs in that film “kihi disko me jay”, “bare miya”, etc., became successful.
With successful films like Hero No. 1, Jis Desh Me Ganga Rehti Hai, Ghanwali Baharwali, Raja Babu, etc., Govinda established himself as a master entertainer. The viewers expect him to continue his good work in the years to come.
By: Rumi Chatterji.