Born as Jeetendra Madnani, well known as Jeet(born 30 November 1978), is an Indian actor, producer, television, judge and presenter. He is one of the top actors in the Bengali film industry, with many hit movies in his name. But little did we know about his struggling days. An acting institute shares some information about his life and filmography.
Acting Institute shares Jeet’s Acting Journey.
Jeet started his acting career with a Telugu film named Chandu, released in 2001. However, the film did not do well and tanked at the box office. In 2002, he made his debut in the Bengali film industry in Saathi, opposite Priyanka Trivedi, for which he won the Most Promising Actor Award and Anandalok Awards for Best Actor.
After that, he went on to give many blockbuster films like Awara, Boss: Born to Rule, Bachchan, Boss 2: Back to Rule, Game: he plays to win, Badsha – The Don, Inspector Nottyk, Jor, Beshi Korechi Prem Korechi, Fighter, Dui Prithibi.
From 2014-2020, he proved his acting skills in many critically and commercially successful movies like the psychological thriller The Royal Bengal Tiger, the comedy thriller Bachchan, and the action comedy Badsha The Don, says the acting academy in Kolkata.
Soon Jeet ventured into production and started his own production house, Jeetz Filmworks in 2022. In the same year, he starred in Raavan, made under his production. Currently, he is working with the director Rajesh Ganguly for an upcoming action thriller titled Chengiz.
His success in brand endorsements: Says the acting institute
Jeet’s first brand endorsement was a relatively small budget ad for a regional men’s underwear brand, says an acting academy in Kolkata. In 2005, Thumps Up launched their special Durga Puja campaign with Jeet as their brand ambassador in West Bengal. He launched the Times Food Guide 2012 in Kolkata and graced the event with his charming personality.
In September 2013, he became the brand ambassador of Big Bazaar (a unit of Future Group).
Success in sports ventures: Shares acting institute
Jeet was roped in as captain of the Bengal Tigers in the Celebrity Cricket League for the first few sessions. He also acquired the Kolkata franchise of the first-ever multi-nation 2016 Premier Futsal and became his owner on 15 July 2016. His team was named “Kolkata 5s.”
Jeet made it in the film industry through hard work and dedication. He became one of the highest-paid actors and started an era in the Bengali film industry. He has been a role model for many aspiring actors, says the acting academy in Kolkata. They admire his charming personality and look up to him for his acting talent.