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Bengali Actor Pijush Ganguly Dies After Tragic Accident

Bengali Actor Pijush Ganguly Dies After Tragic Accident Popular Bengali actor Pijush Ganguly, who met with an accident recently, died at a city hospital on Sunday. Ganguly was rushed to the Belle Vue Clinic with multiple injuries after his car collided head-on with a bus in Howrah on October 20. “He died of multiple organ failure early on Sunday,” said ...

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I can’t be choosy at this age: Soumitra Chatterjee

Satyajeet thinks he can't be choosy at this age

I can’t be choosy at this age: Soumitra Chatterjee 83 year old, Soumitra Chatterjee, who starred in the critical and commercial hit “Bela Seshe: In The Autumn Of My Life”, says he is no longer in a position to choose scripts and grab meaty roles since age has limited his repertoire. Satyajit Ray’s most favourite actors,Chatterjee has worked under Ray’s ...

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Mimi, Srabanti, Dev in Birsa’s next film

Mimi, Srabanti, Dev in Birsa's next film

Mimi, Srabanti, Dev in Birsa’s next film Birsa Dasgupta seems to be having a Dev season. The reason: though the director has pushed back the shoot of his Dev-starrer love story of a terrorist, he is all set to go on the floors with his next, which also stars the Tolly heartthrob. The reasons for pushing back his first project, ...

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PC Sorcar’s daughter to play transgender in Bengali movie

PC Sorcar's daughter to play transgender in Bengali movie

PC Sorcar’s daughter to play transgender in Bengali movie Renowned magician, PC Sorcar’s daughter Mumtaz will be seen playing the role of a transgender in an upcoming movie. The subject of male transgender has been handled in several Bengali movies earlier, the most memorable of which are late Rituparno Ghosh’s Chitrangada and Kaushik Ganguly’s Arekti Premer Galpo. “The film Conditions ...

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Sajarur Kanta running in theatre for 5 weeks straight!

Sajarur Kanta running in theatre for 5 weeks straight!

Sajarur Kanta running in theatre for 5 weeks straight! Saibal Mitra’s latest Bomkesh offering, Sajarur Kanta, featuring Dhritiman Chatterjee, Konkona Sen Sharma, Indraneil Sengupta, Kaushik Sen and others, has been running in theatres for five consecutive weeks. The Bengali private detective played by Dhritiman, is loved by one and all and the three-hour saga meanders like a river, throwing up ...

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Bengali TV actress Disha Ganguly commits suicide

Bengali TV actress Disha Ganguly commits suicide

Bengali TV actress Disha Ganguly commits suicide Disha Ganguly, who was a Bengali television serial actress and was seen in serials like ‘Kanakanjali’ and ‘Tumi Ashbe Bole’, was found hanging at her south Kolkata home this morning. The police suspected she could have committed suicide. The 23-year-old actress allegedly hanged herself inside her room at her residence in Parnashree in ...

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Srijit Mukherji wins National Award

Srijit Mukherji wins National Award

Srijit Mukherji wins National Award Bengali film director Srijit Mukherji dedicated his Best Director award at the National Film Awards to late filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh. The Chotushkone director was honored with the 62nd National Film Award for Best Director, announced today. Chotushkone, which was the biggest blockbuster of 2014, with the songs ruling the charts for months on end, stars ...

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A film to be made on Kolkata’s porn industry.

A film to be made on Kolkata's porn industry.

A film to be made on Kolkata’s porn industry. Friendship clubs, ‘personal’ massage sessions, escort services and other things like that are nothing new in the city of Kolkata. In fact, local classified ads are brimming with such ‘invitations’. But the fact that, a whole porn film industry is growing because of these services is certainly something unusual. And that’s ...

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Prosenjit Chatterjee to play the role of an Alzheimer’s patient!

Prosenjit Chatterjee to play the role of an Alzheimer's patient!

Prosenjit Chatterjee to play the role of an Alzheimer’s patient! Soumik Chattopadhaya had written the script of the movie titled as ‘Mone Rekho’, two years back and now, he is finalizing the draft along with Srijato. There are news that the film might star actor Prosenjit Chatterjee. “It is too early to talk about the film, as we are drafting ...

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Amitabh Bachchan sings national anthem at Rabindranath Tagore home.

Amitabh Bachchan sings national anthem at Rabindranath Tagore home.

Amitabh Bachchan sings national anthem at Rabindranath Tagore home. Megastar, Amitabh Bachchan sung the national anthem for his upcoming film ‘Shamitabh’ and it was shot at the Jorasanko Thakurbari on 26th January, which is the ancestral home of Rabindranath Tagore, who wrote the national anthem. Though the R Balki directed film is scheduled to be released on February 6, the ...

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