Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty, who has given many blockbuster movies in his career spanning over four decades, is currently in Los Angeles, undergoing treatment for a chronic backache. As per the recent reports in Times of India, the actor has been suffering from back pain issues for years, and recently his pain aggravated because of which he decided to go to LA for treatment.
Further reports suggest that he has been hospitalised there and his family is by his side to take care of him. Mithun first faced this problem while doing a stunt in his movie, Lucky in 2009. He also underwent treatment for the same in 2016. He is doing fine now. On the work front, Mithun Chakraborty was last seen in Anil Sharma’s Genius. The movie featured Uttkarsh Sharma in the lead role and also starred Nawazuddin Siddiqui in a supporting role. He will next seen in Ram Gopal Verma's horror film and in Vivek Agnihotri's The Tashkent Files.
Apart from this, Mithun also grabbed the limelight when his son Mahaakshay Chakraborty and wife Yogeeta Bali were accused of rape and cheating an actress on the pretext of getting married. They were later granted anticipatory bail in the matter. Following this, Mahaakshay tied the knot with actress Madalsa Sharma in a private ceremony. Mahaakshay was launched in Bollywood with the 2008 film Jimmy. After a handful of flops, he vanished from Bollywood. Mahaakshay's last release was 2015's Ishqedarriyaan.
In an earlier interview, talking about his son, Mithun had said, ‘’I have come up the hard way. I had no godfather in the industry. I want my children to learn their lessons too. I have told him (Mimoh) that he has to fight his own battles, and not expect someone else to do it for him. I will do everything that a father can for his child, but I will not interfere in his career. He has been working hard. His first film was a disaster, but his second film was a hit.”