Milind Shinde is a Marathi film personality who acts in film and TV series too. He was also a stage artiste. He began his career by appearing in TV serials directed by
Girish Karnad, which landed him in movies at last. He has played a lot of antagonist characters in movies. This actor is a graduate of the National School of Drama (NSD) specialized in acting and PG diploma from FTII. The actor was noticed for his role as an advocate in a film ‘Not Only Mrs. Raut’ which is a 2003 Marathi social drama movie directed by Gajendra Ahire. His sensitive portrayal as an advocate fetched him a lot of appreciation.
Marathi films are different from other regional cinema where still good content and dramatic actors rule filmmaking business. So, Milind Shinde decided to act only on a good subject. Milind’s journey in the film industry has an award winning filmography as many of his movies was screened in the international film festival, and those films had been the recipient of national awards too. He acted in a socio-crime thriller film like ‘Chaurya’ and social concept movie named “Valya to Valmiki’ or even in a comedy film like ‘Athithi-Part -1’. In the year 2014-15, he has also appeared in many back-to-back successful movies like ‘Chintamani’, ‘Swami Public Ltd’, ‘Sanngto Aika’, ‘Kav Kav Kawle’, ‘Mahaguru’, ‘Kurushetra’ etc. The actor has acted in almost every possible Marathi movie that was released in 2014. Many veteran actors of Marathi cinema like Anant Nag, Sachin Pilgaonkar, Mahesh Manjrekar, Upendra Limaye, Sayaji Shinde, etc. had acted with Milind so far.
The actor was seen in a Marathi film titled “Bharla Malwat Rakhtaana,” which was a remake of Rekha's 1998 cult hit Khoon Bhari Maang. In this film. Milind enacted the character of
Shatrughan Sinha. This actor had made his journey from award- winning Marathi films to commercial films and had established himself a best supporting actor in Marathi cinema. Today, one cannot think of a Marathi movie without Milind Shinde.