Articles about Bengali Cinema
16 Jun 2021
Mithun Chakraborty turns 71! Listing some of his wealthiest possessions
The original Disco Dancer, Mithun Chakraborty, is one of the biggest stars in India.
10 Jun 2021
National award-winning director Buddhadeb Dasgupta dies at 77
Eminent film director Buddhadeb Dasgupta died at his residence here early on Thursday due to old-age-related ailments, family members said. He was 77.
30 May 2021
Rituparno Ghosh's death anniversary: Remembering the rock for queer community
We lost maverick director Rituparno Ghosh on this day in 2013.
22 May 2021
Soumitra Chatterjee's biopic 'Abhijaan' to be screened at LIFF 2021
Even as the release of Soumitra Chatterjee's biopic Abhijaan has been delayed due to the COVID-19 surge in India, the film has been selected for screening at the London Indian Film Festival (LIFF) 2021 edition, Director Parambrata Chatterjee said.
28 Apr 2021
Saswata Chatterjee got goosebumps playing the legendary Uttam Kumar
Popular Bengali actor Saswata Chatterjee got goosebumps while enacting a scene in an upcoming film where he portrays matinee idol Uttam Kumar holding a trophy at a prestigious film awards ceremony.
18 Mar 2019
Kolkata: 'Basanta Bilap' actor Chinmoy Roy dies at 79
79-year-old veteran Bengali actor Chinmoy Roy has died, family sources said today.
23 Feb 2019
Will definitely make a Bengali film one day: Shoojit Sircar
Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar, who has directed several excellent movies like Piku, October, and Vicky Donor, said he is still learning to emulate the works of great Bengali directors and will definitely make a Bengali film one day.
01 Oct 2018
My age group is little tricky, says actor Riddhi Sen
Riddhi Sen, the youngest actor to win National Award, says he is lucky to have been offered different projects as he believes it is tough for artistes his age to find interesting roles.
18 Sep 2018
Durga Puja music video featuring Sourav Ganguly coming up soon
A Bengali music video on Durga Puja featuring cricket icon Sourav Ganguly along with popular film actresses will be launched soon.
06 Sep 2018
Telly actor found hanging in hotel room in West Bengal
Television actor Payal Chakraborty has been found hanging in a hotel room in Siliguri, North Bengal, under mysterious circumstances, police said.
08 Jul 2018
Kolkata: TV actor arrested for threatening female co-star
TV actor Sanjay Mukherjee, popular in Kolkata industry as Joy Mukherjee, has been arrested by police from Tollygunge police station area yesterday after actress Sayantika Banerjee lodged a complaint alleging that she was threatened by the actor and her car was stopped in the middle of the road.
17 Jun 2018
Success of contemporary films inspiring Tollywood to experiment with unexplored-subjects
The success of contemporary Bengali films in the recent times has inspired directors and actors of Tollywood industry to toy with diverse genres and unexplored subjects.
20 Sep 2017
Bengali actress Kanchana Moitra molested, bullied on road
Bengali actress Kanchana Moitra has alleged she was molested and bullied by a group of men when she was returning home from a shoot yesterday night in Kolkata.