Hero Number 1 of Bollywood, Govind Arun Ahuja, popularly known by his stage name Govinda turns 59 today. The popular actor known for his quirky dance number and hit 90s comedies, has given 165 Hindi-language films over his extensive career. Govinda started his career as an action and dancing hero but later established himself as a comedy King. To celebrate his birthday, here is a list of 5 films that you can watch to see him in his element-
Coolie no. 1
One of Govinda's most hilarious films is Coolie no. 1. The film was directed by David Dhawan starring Govinda, Karishma Kapoor, Kader Khan, and Shakti Kapoor. Govinda received immense love and appreciation for his work in the film. This super hit film was remade in 2020 with Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan but that was a flop.
Hero no. 1
Next comes Hero no. 1 from the 'number one' series of the film Govinda has done. The film was again a super hit and was made by almost the same team of David Dhawan as the director and starring Govinda, Karishma Kapoor, Kader Khan and Paresh Rawal. The film revolved around the story of how a man becomes a hero number 1 by pursuing his love under all circumstances. With a perfect mix of comedy and dance, it is a good watch.
Jodi no. 1
Not the usual rom-com of Govinda, this film brings the relationship of two male best friends to the fore. Govinda and Sanjay Dutt's duet was much appreciated by the audience. With Govinda and Dutt, Twinkle Khanna, Monica Bedi, and Anupam Kher were in the lead roles. The movie was released in 2001.
Hadh Kar Di Aapne
This super hit rom-com was directed by Manoj Agarwal, starring Rani Mukerji next to Govinda and Johny Lever. This film has a little confusing plot as Govinda appears as 5 different characters. This film has given some famous scenes and memorable dialogues of Govinda's career. Give yourself a comfy treat by watching this one.
The film which took the performance of the actor and fan following to the next level is Dulhe Raja. This blockbuster film is helmed by Harmesh Malhotra, he purposely utilized the duet of Kader Khan and Govinda in this film. Raveena Tandon added the spice of beauty and sharpness in the film. If you want to enjoy and get entertained, this can be a perfect film to watch.