Govinda started his career with ‘Ilzaam’ in 1986 and he gave some most entertaining movies like Aankhen, Raja Babu, Coolie No.1, Hero No.1 and several other. The actor turned into politician in 2004 becoming a member of Lok Sabha on Congress’ ticket. He acted in Bollywood till 2002, while he was on his peak during 1990s.
He returned to the film industry while he was still a MP, and did some cameo roles. He was seen in Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Bhagam Bhag’ and Salman Khan starrer ‘Partner’, paired opposite to the leading lady Katrina Kaif.