Govinda made a comeback to films with the comedy film `Bhagam Bhag` along with co-actor Akshay Kumar that was a real success. It happened in the year 2006. His first 2007 release was the huge multi-starrer `Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute To Love`. Govinda was praised for his performance as well. His latest 2007 release is the David Dhawan directed romantic comedy `Partner`, with his favourite co-actor Salman Khan. Though in this film the role of Salman was far more impressive still Govinda also attracted a lot viewers towards him. Katrina Kaif who was Salman`s off screen heroin was against to Govinda. The film did huge business in box office in 2007.
Indian movie actor Govinda is an award-winning star who has won many awards in his career. In his huge film career he got award for first time in the year 1997 for the film `Saajan Chale Sasural`, he got his second award after a decade i.e. in the year 1998. In that year he got Zee Cine award for best actor in a comic role for `Dulhe Raja`. In the same year he got special Videocon screen award for overall performance from jury. In 1999 he got Zee cine award for best actor in a comic role in `Bade miyan chote miyan`. In the same year he got filmfare best comedian award for `Haseena maan jaayegi`. He also got Zee cine award for best actor in a comic role for the same film. In 2002 the actor got IIFA best comedian award for the film `Jodi No. 1`. Star Gold comedy honour was given to him in 2007 and the award was as `excellent comic actor`. He was awarded as Most Stylish Comeback Award at the MTV Lycra Style Awards in the year 2007. the actor Govinda was also voted No.10 in a BBC News Online Survey to find out the Top 10 Greatest Stars of Stage and Screen of the last 1000 years. Some of the other stars who are included in the list are Amitabh Bachchan, Charlie Chaplin, Robert De Niro, Cary Grant and Marilyn Monroe as well.