Govinda is a popular Bollywood star who is known for his spontaneous dancing steps and comic timing.
Govinda is a popular actor of Indian cinema who has gained a lot of popularity because of his dancing abilities and comic roles. His debut film was Ilzaam in 1986 which was a commercial success. Since then, he has worked for more than 165 Hindi movies. Some of his successful comedy movies include Love 86, Hatya,
, Aankhen, Coolie No. 1, Hero No. 1, Shola Aur Shabnam, Jodi No. 1, Saajan Chale Sasural, Dulheraja, and Hasina Maan Jayegi. Some of his recent successful movies include Life Partner, Partner, Raavan, and Bhagam Bhag. He also performed in villainous roles for the movies Shikari (2000) and
Govinda has gained name on television too. He first appeared on television in 1999 in a talk show titled Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai along with his co-actress Karishma Kapoor and wife. This talk show was aired on Zee TV and was hosted by
. Govinda himself hosted a game show which was titled Jeeto Chappar Phaad Ke which was aired on Sony Entertainment Television (India) in 2001. The debut episode of this series broke many records of TRPs and even proved higher than the TRPs of the Amitabh Bachchan’s show Kaun Banega Crorepati.
In 2002, Govinda appeared on Shekhar Suman’s late-night talk show Movers & Shakers which was aired on SAB TV. In 2003, Govinda appeared for a television interview Rendezvous With
. This show was hosted by Simi Garewal and Govinda’s wife Sunita also took part in this show. In 2012, Govinda again made an appearance in Shekhar Suman’s late night show Movers & Shekars Masala Markey, which was aired on SAB TV. In 2013, he appeared on
with Kapil Sharma which was aired on Colors TV. In 2014, he made a special appearance with Karishma Kapoor on the show aired on Star Plus. Recently, in the year 2015, Govinda took part as one of the judges in the reality dance competition show Dance India Dance Super Mom Season 2.