Mithun Chakraborty started with a paycheck of INR 600 and is now one of the most affluent actors in the country. Scroll to learn more about him!
Legendary Bollywood actor and politician Mithun Chakraborty, who has been in the entertainment industry for over four decades, has obtained a mettle in Bollywood. Popularly known as Mithun Da, Chakraborty was last seen in the Bengali film Kabuliwala, and with more interesting projects in the timeline such as Baap and many more, the 73-year-old actor continues to add more crores to his massive net worth. From owning expensive properties in India and abroad to driving around the town in luxury rides, Mithun Da leads a luxury lifestyle. Scroll down to find out about Mithun Chakraborty’s various sources of income and how he continues to add more crores to it each year.
Mithun Chakraborty Net Worth
As of 2023, Mithun Chakraborty has an estimated net worth of $50 Million, which in INR is 415 Crores. In addition to movies, the National Film Award has many other sources of income like brand endorsements and real-estate investments that contribute to his massive wealth.
|Net Worth (2023)
|Indian Actor, Politician
|$4 Million +
|Bharatiya Janata Party (2021–present)
Factors Contributing to the Net Worth of Mithun Chakraborty
Worked for more than three decades in the film industry, Mithun Chakraborty has worked in more than 100 films. Meanwhile, as of 2023, Chakraborty charges INR 3 Crores for working in a film.
Although not confirmed, Mithun Chakraborty charges INR 1-2 crores for working on brand endorsements. Initially, he was a brand ambassador for Panasonic India. Meanwhile, now he endorses GoDaddy, a domain registrar website.
Mithun Chakraborty is prominent in judging reality shows. Meanwhile, as of 2023, the actor charges a hefty sum of INR 2 Crores for judging a reality show.
Businesses and Ventures
Besides acting projects and brand endorsements, Mithun Chakraborty is a hotelier and entrepreneur. The actor owns a luxurious Monarch Group of hotels which has restaurants and stays in several parts of the country.
Mithun Chakraborty is fond of cars. Additionally, he owns several luxury vehicles including Mercedes Benz, Volkswagen, Ford Endeavour, and Toyota Fortuner.
What are the Recent Acting Projects of Mithun Chakraborty?
With his acting debut with the Bengali film Mrigaya, wherein he played the role of Ghinua, Mithun has proved his mettle in both, Hindi and Bengali films. Meanwhile, in 2022, Mithun Chakraborty worked in the Hindi film The Kashmiri Files. In the same year, he worked in the Bengali film Prajapati. Additionally, in 2023, he worked in the Bengali film Kabuliwala, wherein he played the role of Rahmat Ali. Subsequently, he is currently working in the production of the upcoming Hindi film, Baap.
Awards Received By Mithun Chakraborty
- In 1976 and 1996, Mithun won the Best Actor Award at the National Film Awards for ‘Mrigaya’ and ‘Tahader Kotha’ respectively.
- In the year 1998, he won the National Film Award for the Best Supporting Actor category for his role in the film ‘Swami Vivekananda’.
- In 1990, he won the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for ‘Agneepath’.
- He was presented the Filmfare as well as the Star Screen award in 1995 for the Best Villain category for his role in T L V Prasad’s ‘Jallad’.
- In 2007, Mithun won two prestigious awards: Lifetime Achievement Award and Role Model of the Year award from Stardust.
- Mithun received the Bengali Journalists’ Association Awards for the Best Actor category in 1977 and 1995 for ‘Mrigaya’ and ‘Tahader Kotha’ respectively.
- He also received the Anandalok Special Editor Award in 1999. In 2007, he received the same award for the Best Actor category for his outstanding role in ‘Minister Fatakeshto’.
Who is Mithun Chakraborty married to?
- In 1979, Mithun Chakraborty entered into a marriage with actress Helena Luke; however, after four months into the marriage, the couple filed for divorce. Meanwhile, the reason for the divorce was Mithun’s insecurity and suspicious attitude towards Helena.
- Later, in the same year, Mithun Chakraborty married with former Bollywood actress, Yogita Bali.
- Now, Mithun and Yogita have four children, Mimoh, Ushmey Chakraborty, Namashi Chakraborty, and an adopted daughter Dishani Chakraborty.
- Although a happy marriage with Yogita Bali, Mithun Chakraborty had an extramarital affair with actress Sridevi. Not only this, despite being already married to Yogita, Mithun entered into a love marriage with Sridevi. However, after Sridevi came to know that Mithun hadn’t divorced Yogita yet, she left him to marry Boney Kapoor.
Do You Know These Lesser Known Facts About Mithun Chakraborty?
- Mithun Chakraborty is his stage name. Meanwhile, his real name is Gouranga Chakraborty.
- Although many actors decided to drop their formal education for acting, he graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune.
- Initially. Mithun Chakraborty was an assistant to dancer Helen under the name Rana Rej.
- As of 2023, Mithun Chakraborty has appeared in more than 300 films.
- Mithun Chakraborty has a dog lover. Not only this but he had 30 to 35 dogs in his Mumbai bungalow and twice the number at his Ooty home.
- He is a fitness enthusiast. Not only this, he is a trained martial artist with a black belt.
- In 1976, Mithun Chakraborty had a minor role in the Amitabh Bachchan starrer Do Anjaan.
- In 1989, Mithun Chakraborty made the record of appearing 19 times as a lead actor in films.