Govind Ahuja, who got his name popular as Govinda is a well-known figure in the Indian film industry. He is a great dancer, comedian, action, and politician. His mind-blowing dancing skills and thundering performance at the Indian cinema made him get honored with 12 award nominations at the Filmfare. He is also awarded the “Best Comedian Filmfare” and “Special Filmfare” aware.
Govinda Net Worth 2020
As per the estimation, it is known that his net worth stands at $15 million. Majorly, he earns with his Bollywood career. Govinda is a famous figure to entertain the audience with his outstanding acting skills in the Bollywood industry.
For every Bollywood movie, he takes a charge of approx 4 crores. He has also gained fame in his Bengali movie career. Govinda also has a talent for singing, which made him released two albums sung by himself, Gori Tere Naina and Govinda. In Mumbai, he owns his assets, including three bungalows. Also, he owns a farm at Raigarh.
|Full Name||Govind Ahuja|
|Birth Date||21st December 1963|
|Place of Birth||Mumbai, India|
|Current Residence||Mumbai, India|
|Age (as of 2020)||56 Years|
|Height||1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Political Party||Congress (2004-2009)|
In 1986-90, Govinda made his debut with several hits. His first debut as a major leading actor was seen in “Tan-Badan” in which he acted opposite Kushboo. In 1985, he gave shots for his next movie which was ‘Love 86.’
After releasing his first hit Ilzaam, he got into the books of Bollywood. In 2000, he acted as a villain first time in his film Shikari. The movie didn’t attain much success, but Govinda remained a hard-working star.
After releasing a series of blockbuster hits in the 2000s, Govinda has a career setback. The major hit running in the early 2000s, which featured Govinda as a lead role was ‘Jodi Number 1’. Other famous hits include Hadh Kar Di Apne, Kunwara, Ek Aur Ek Gyarah, and Kyo Kii… Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta.
Govinda released his hit movie Bhagam Bhag which was a comedy genre to light up his comeback with a blockbuster hit in 2006. Deepankar Senapati directed ‘Aa Gaya Hero’ in which he played the role of a cop in 2017.
Career in Politics
Govinda became a part of the Congress Party in 2004. Therein, he got elected to the Lok Sabha elections by winning a total of 50,000 votes from Mumbai. This made his first coming into politics.
Personal Life and Family
Aroon Ahuja (Govinda’s father) remained an iconic star of the Bollywood industry during the 1940s. Govinda’s mother Nirmala Ahuja also gained immense popularity as a singer and actress.
The Punjabi and Sindhi rooted family got blessed with Govinda on 21 December 1963 in Bombay. He has one brother (Kirti Kumar) and a sister (Kaamini Khanna). He got introduced first time in ‘Tan-Badan’ by his uncle, Anand Singh. Sunita Munjal (Anand’s sister) and Govinda fell in love with each other and tied their knots in 1987.
Till four years, Govinda’s marriage remained a secret. Both of them got blessed with a daughter (Tina Ahuja) and son (Yashvardhan). Tina entered the Bollywood industry with her first debut in ‘Second Hand Husband’ during 2015.