Does Ankush flirt with his co-stars or is Nusrat a good friend with Ankush and Sayantika? If you are a fan of the actor duo and want to know more about them, check out them facing a true or false round while promoting their upcoming venture 'Ami Je Ke Tomar'. Revolving around a triangle love story, Ravi Kinagi's directorial venture will be released on May 19. Check out the fun-filled adda session here.
Composed by Indraadip Dasgupta, the title track of 'Ami Je Ke Tomar' has touched multiple hearts. The heart-wrenching sad number has crossed 100 K views on Youtube. If you are one of them who is addicted to this song, it's time to memorise the lyric. Check out the lyrical video of the song on the Youtube channel of SVF Music and sing along. Starring Ankush, Nusrat, and Sayantika, 'Ami Je Ke Tomar' will be releasing on 19th May.
Her ex is working with her current beau but Subhasree is least bothered about their equation. The actress believes, "Success doesn't come until one doesn't face a crisis in life". In this coming Eid, her film 'Boss 2' will be releasing along with Raj Chakraborty's Dev starrer 'Chaamp'. "I am a fan of Raj Chakraborty's film. His film always has some special touch. We discuss scripts but we have decided to not to interfere with each other's work," revealed Subhasree. The actress is also a part of Raja Chanda's 'Aamar Aponjon'.
Among the Bangladeshi actors, who have worked in Tollywood Jaya Ahsan is one of the most famous and appreciated one. The 'Bishorjon' actress has earned three national awards in her country and garnered critics and audience appreciation in India as well. In the latest interview, she revealed a different side of her personality by sharing a little information and funny incidents of her life. From getting love letters from her students to her friends and co-stars in India, know the pretty lady better here.
Made under the banner of Venkatesh Films, 'Ami Je Ke Tomar' will be releasing this week. Prior to that, Ankush, Nusrat, and Sayantika are turning no stone unturned for promoting the venture. Recently, the trio met at a restaurant to discuss their upcoming film. Although the meeting started with easy banter between three friend's they eventually got serious and moved their focus on the movie. The trio couldn't praise director Ravi Kinagi enough for portraying the love and friendship beautifully. Ankush, went on to say, "None can match Ravi Kinagi in bringing the sentiment on screen."
The title track of 'Chaamp' has hit the internet and its video is already making the viewers go gaga over it. The video features Dev as Shivaji and captures the moments of his training as Shivaji turns into an expert heavyweight boxer gradually. Not only the common audience and fans, Dev's hard work for the film seem to have impressed superstar Prosenjit Chatterjee as well. The noted actor took to his Twitter handle to pour appreciations. Check out the tweet here.
Shiboprosad Mukherjee and Nandita Roy's 'Bela Shese' and 'Praktan' made new records in the box office. But, there was a doubt regarding the success of 'Posto'. In a city addicted with 'Baahubali 2', the film got 75 halls instead of 100 like the previous movies. However, 'Posto' stood out making it to one crore club within 4 days. As per the reports, the film will get more than 90 halls in its second week. Even the weekday shows are running houseful in Priya, said Arijit Dutta. The film will have a pan-India release in upcoming week
To set a perfect look for the characters of a movie the costume department and makeup artist's contribution is undeniable. Especially, when a film like 'Chaamp' comes with an out-of-the-box concept like the struggle of a boxer, their work gets more challenging. In case of Dev's home production, the team had to be extremely particular and dedicated to their work. Check out how Dev becomes Shivaji and Rukmini transforms into Jaya here.
Kolkata, 10th May, 2017: Hindi Medium is an upcoming Hindi film, a T-series & Maddock Films presentation, written by Zeenat Lakhani, directed by Saket Chaudhary and produced by Dinesh Vijan and Bhushan Kumar. The film will have Irrfan Khan and Saba Qamar in the lead roles. Irrfan Khan visited Kolkata today afternoon at Novotel for a Press Conference to promote his upcoming Bollywood film 'Hindi Medium'.
Sin Sister is an upcoming Bengali movie, a psychological thriller based on the novel Sin Sister, by Australian novelist, Geri Hemer. The film is produced by Geri Hemer and Pinaki Ghosh under the production banner Power Publishers & Motion Pictures. The filming of Sin Sister began from the last week of April 2017 and is expected to be over by June.
SS Rajamouli’s ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ (Hindi version) has not only taken the box-office by storm but has beaten the lifetime collection of ‘PK’ too. The film has been a game-changer for Indian cinema by becoming the fastest film to enter the 100-Cr, 200-Cr and 300-Cr club in less than 10 days of its release. And, now it is all set to enter the 350-Cr club at the end of its 12th-day run. It managed to add another 16-Cr to its kitty from its 11th-day run (Monday) with which it has taken its overall Hindi version collection to 342.75 Cr.
'Ele Chupi Chupi' from 'Aamar Aponjon' crossed one lakh views on Youtube. Sung by Armaan Malik the soft melody has won the hearts of the Bengali music lovers. The refreshing track is gaining positive remarks from the audience and the video featuring Soham Chakraborty and Aindrita too found fan's favour for capturing the peppy romance beautifully. The film also starring Priyanka Sarkar and Subhasree Ganguly is slated to release on 12th may.
Rajorshi Dey's upcoming film 'Beerpurush's muhurat was held today. The film made it to the news for its stellar cast which includes all the A-listed actresses of Tollywood. The action flick will see Srabanti Chatterjee play a police officer for the first time. On the other hand, Swastika Mukherjee, who plays a double role in the movie will be seen essaying the prime antagonist while Payel Sarkar and Sreenanda play the big baddies in 'Beerpurush'. Among the male performers, Mir and Anirban Bhattacharya are to play key roles in the film. Check out the images from the star-studded muhurat.
In his last interview regarding his upcoming film 'Cockpit' Dev, who is playing the lead in the film as well as producing the same, informed there will be two heroines in the movie. Revolving around a day's experience of a pilot, the team was looking for two actresses to play Dev's wife and a member of cabin crew. Director Kamaleswar Mukherjee zeroed on Koel to play the wife and 'Chaamp' actress Rukmini for the role of the cabin crew.
Directed by Riingo, sports film 'Messi' is all set to release on 26th May. The promotion of the film started with much enthusiasm of the cast and crew. Recently, the team promoted the film at I-Lead. The team including Aryann Bhowmik, Chaiti Ghoshal, and Riingo promoted the venture by travelling by bus. The absence of its lead actor Ronodeep Bose didn't curb other's excitement, however, they didn't forget to remind everyone about the ailing actor with their #PrayforRono slogan.
It is hardly few days that Raveena Tandon’s controversial hard-hitting movie ‘Maatr’ based on a sensitive issue of rape was released and while the tabloids and fans are yet to overcome the stringent truth of the story, the actress is back with a new film titled ‘Shab’. The first poster of the same is out and it gives the feeling of a retro mixed glitzy life. The movie stars debutant Ashish Bisht and Arpita Chatterjee in other significant roles. It is slated to release on June 30 this year.
Here comes a good news for the listeners of Bangla music. As the first two songs from the album of 'Ami Je Ke Tomar' keep receiving love and appreciation from the viewers, a brand new song of the film will be releasing soon. Composed by Indradip Dasgupta, 'Take It Easy' is going to be a sizzling dance number featuring Ankush and Sayantika in it. Knowing how good they are at dancing, the audience can also expect an amazing video as well. The film also stars Nusrat Jahan in a pivotal role.
According to the team, 'Ami Je Ke Tomar' is an emotional story revolving around three individuals whose lives get intertwined by one thread. The new poster of the film featuring Ankush, Nusrat Jahan, and Sayantika Banerjee reflects the film's theme. The triangle love saga is directed by Ravi Kinagi. Made under the banner of Venkatesh Films, the movie will be releasing in this May. Actor Joy Mukherjee will essay a pivotal role in this venture.
Here comes the first look of Mithun Chakraborty and Raima Sen starrer Bangladeshi film 'Hason Raja'. The historical film revolves around the story of Hason Raja, a ruthless landlord (essayed by Mithun) whose love transforms him into a philosopher and a legendary poet of Bengal. The first look of the much talked-about film features Mithun in a fierce avatar.
Here comes the striking first look of Birsa Dasgupta's next venture 'One'. The gorgeous poster features Prosenjit Chatterjee, who plays the prime antagonist of this thriller along with Yash Dasgupta and Nusrat Jahan, the leading duo of 'One'. The stunning poster also reveals the film's release date. The movie will hit the screen in Poila Boisakh. Check out the poster below.
Recently, Monali Thakur won against the trolls on Twitter by shutting them up with her sassy replies. The 'Sanskari' trolls passed cheap judgement on her dress to which the songstress gave a fitting answer. Not only she came out as a winner in this battle but proved she can remove all the negativities from her life. And guess who supplied the 'Moh Moh Ke Dhage' singer with lots of positive thought? It's none but her dear furry friend Bella. Check out this adorable tweet here.
Here comes the beautiful poster of 'Doob' featuring Irrfan Khan, the leading actor and co-producer of the film. Directed by Farooki, the bi-lingual film currently started to make headlines when Bangladeshi government imposed the ban on it. However, the director has not given up. "I'll go to the court if needed," said Farooki. The film, also starring Parno Mittra is rumored to be inspired by the life of noted Bengali author Humayun Ahmed.
Her relationship with director Raj Chakraborty is the talk of the town now. However, Subhasree Ganguly is least bothered about the rumors. The actress, who is already shooting her third film in this year, is keeping herself busy with the work. "This is the busiest year of my career. I am already at my third film. I am also getting several offering including a few brand endorsement," shared the sizzling actress.
Ten years ago, Anjan changed the scenario of Bangla cinema with 'The Bong Connection'. Now that he is set to revive the franchise, a nostalgic Srijit shares his feeling with all. "The Bong Connection, with its fascinating, crisscrossing, twin journeys, replete with memorable characters and lilting music, told me it's time to set sail and start planning for the final plunge," says the 'Autograph' director, who feels delighted on the franchise being renewed with 'The Bongs Again' with a gender reversal of the original. The film will hit the screen on January 13.
Arindam Sil has already wrapped up the shoot of 'Durga Sohay'. The director of Byomkesh and Shabor franchise is bringing a family drama in the month of April. As per the latest news, the film is to release on April 28. Starring Sohini Sakar, Tonushree, Sampurna Lahiri, Kaushik Sen, and others, the film revolves around a nurse named Durga, who is appointed to take care of the eldest man of an aristocrat Basak family of Kolkata.
After a break of one and a half year, Mainak Bhaumik is back with 'Bibaho Diaries'. In his own words, "I was exhausted. Release of 'Chalachitra Circus' got stalled. I felt audience didn't like 'Family Album', therefore, I needed a break for self-assessment", told Mainak, who wants to start afresh. "I directed 'Bibaho Diaries' to rediscover myself," shared the young filmmaker. It's a sweet, positive movie, added Bhaumik.
A very cute Neha Panda has already grabbed attention of the viewers in the trailer of 'The Bongs Again'. The actress who is also a professional stylist has no hesitation to admit that she is not a trained designer. Praising her director, the young actress added, "Anjan Dutt gave us freedom to enact the character in my way. He didn't force a thing on us." According to her, he is the coolest director she has worked with. The second film of 'Bongs' franchise is set to release on January 13.
In 2016 box-office has got a mixed reaction from the audience. While the first half of the year wasn't much promising, some films did an impressive business at the box-office. According to Tollywood Online, Srijit Mukherjee's 'Zulfiqar' became the biggest gainer of the year with a 7.5 Crore total collection closely followed by this year's biggest sensation 'Praktan' that collected a whooping 6.98 Crore at the box-office. Among the other releases, 'Eagoler Chokh', 'Byomkesh O Chiriyakhana', 'Love Express', 'Badshah', 'Abhimaan', 'Gangster' made it to the top 10 list.
Acclaimed Bengali filmmaker Srijit Mukherji is all set to show his direction skills in Bollywood with his maiden movie ‘Begum Jaan’ which is a remake of his 2015’s highly-appreciated Bengali film ‘Rajkhaini’. And as the release date nears, the first still of the film is doing the rounds on internet. Vidya Balan has captured every inch of the character originally played by Rituaprna Sengupta. The picture also shows Gauhar Khan in a de-glam look.
Recently, Soham Chakraborty was spotted in Kalimpong where the 'Bojhena Se Bojhena' star shot for his upcoming film. Ayindrita Ray, who is making a comeback to Bangla cinema after three years was also present there for Raja Chanda's 'Aamar Apanjan' which revolves around three women who comes in the life of Soham's character. Subhasree and Priyanka Sarkar have been roped into play two other leading ladies in the movie.
Recently, West Bengal Film Journalists’ Association (WBFJA) disclosed the nomination categories of West Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Award 2017. Along with a lifetime achievement award, there will be seventeen popular awards including Best Film, Best Music, Best Playback Singer (male and female), Most popular film of the year and others. The logo of the award was also unveiled at the same event attended by Bengali actor Dev and other eminent film personalities of Bengal.
The music of 'The Bongs Again' has been unveiled by the noted singer-songwriter, actor, and director Anjan Dutt and his son Neel Dutta, who has composed the music for the upcoming venture starring Parno Mittra, Neha Panda, Gaurav Chakraborty, and Jisshu Sengupta. The makers have released a fresh and new rendition of famous folk song 'Hird Majhare' from the album. Enjoy the song here.
Bengali's Christmas is incomplete without a Feluda movie. This year, we got not one but 'Double Feluda' as Sandip Ray adapted 'Shamaddarer Chabi' and 'Golokdham Rohosyo' together in a movie. If you loved it or just couldn't catch it till now, check out the Tolly stars giving their feedback on the movie starring Sabyasachi Chakraborty as Feluda.
Recently, the launch of Mainak Bhowmik's 'Bibaho Diaries' took place in the presence of the filmmaker and the singers like Anupam Ray, Lagnajita, and Somlata, who have lent their voice for the songs used in the movie. While, music director Savvy talked about the music, Mainak gave a hint about the movie saying, "Married people will relate to the movie. Unmarried ones will be better off watching this film." In short, 'Bibaho DIaries' is all about marriages.
Bengal's superstar Dev's performance in 'Zulfiqar' has shut his critics' mouth just a few days ago. Then why he suddenly took to his Twitter handle to seek blessings of his fans? No, you don't have to worry about your favorite celebrity but wish him good luck for his home production 'Champ'. The mahurat of the film took place today which Dev has stated as a big day for him. Directed by Raj Chakraborty, 'Champ' will launch Dev's close friend Rukmini Maitra as the female lead in the movie.
Finally, here comes the news that you were waiting for. The official trailer of Arindam Sil's 'Byomkesh Pawrbo' is to hit the internet on 18th November, Friday. Made under the banner of Venkatesh Films, the second instalment of the sleuth series stars Abir Chatterjee, Ritwick Chakraborty, Sohini Sarkar, Kaushik Sen, and Sayantika Banerjee. The music of the film is done by Bikram Ghosh.
Here comes the first look of 'Byomkesh Pawrbo'. Directed by Arindam Sil, the vibrant poster solely concentrates on the iconic sleuth of Bengal. Starring Abir Chatterjee, Ritwick Chakraborty, Sohini Sarkar, Kaushik Sen, and Sayantika, the upcoming thriller is a film adaptation of Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay's 'Amriter Mrityu'. 'Byomkesh Pawrbo' is eyeing for a Christmas release along with 'Double Feluda' and 'Kiriti Roy'.
After the huge success of 'Bela Shese' and 'Praktan', Shiboprosad Mukherjee and Nandita Roy have announced their next venture 'Posto'. In the film, the parents and grandparents fight over the custody of a kid. Soumitra Chatterjee and Lili Chakraborty will essay the grandparents. Jisshu Sengupta and Mimi Chakraborty have been roped in for playing the parents of the child. The film also stars Paran Bandyopadhyay and Sohag Sen in a pivotal roles.
Here is the jukebox of the latest movie ‘Chocolate’, slated to hit screens this Friday i.e on October 7. The album starts with Arijit Singh’s beautiful song ‘Saat Sagar’ and comprises four tracks including a theme. Anwesha Dutta Gupta, Dibyendu Mukherjee and Debraj Dey are the other singers who have crooned to the music of Indraadip Das Gupta. Srijato and Prosen have penned the lines.
His first film 'Gangster' is yet to release but Yash Dasgupta, the new face of Bangla cinema is already making to the headlines for his dream launch. The actor who is been considered as the superstar of future is, however, lost in the magic of golden era of Bengali cinema. In an interview to a Bengali daily, the actor called himself a fan of Uttam Kumar and Suchitra Sen.
Team 'Zulfiqar' came together to promote their film at Tollygunge station while supporting the much-needed cause at the same time. The director Srijit Mukherjee joined hands with the cast of the film including Prosenjit Chatterjee, Dev, Parambrata, Ankush, and Paoli Dam for cleaning Metro initiative and raising awareness among the public. We feel that's a great way to promote a film, isn't it?
Here comes the official trailer of Raj Chakraborty's directorial venture 'Abhimaan'. The film stars Jeet in the lead role along with Subhasree Ganguly and Sayantika Banerjee who play the leading ladies in this family drama. In the movie, Jeet plays a responsible man who disguises as a driver to reunite his family. The film also stars Kharaj Mukherjee, Kanchan Mallick, Biswanath Basu, and Sabyasachi Chakraborty in pivotal roles.
How is Yash Dasgupta off screen? In real life, does he share any feature of the characters he plays on screen? What does he do in free time? The fans want to know everything about their favorite star who is already a heartthrob even before the release of his first movie as the lead. If you too are inquisitive and would love to know Yash better, check out the 'Gangster -Extra' video to find out more
As the audience loved the teaser poster of 'Gangster', Venkatesh Films, the banner under which the film is made, released the official poster of the film starring Mimi Chakraborty and newcomer Yash Dasgupta in the lead. Directed by Birsa Dasgupta, the film is a love story merged inside action and drama. 'Gangster' also stars Bratya Basu in a pivotal role. The film is to hit the screen on October 7.
After engaging us with the melodious 'Thik Emon Ebhabe', here comes the theatrical trailer of the much-awaited film 'Gangster'. The two minutes and eleven seconds long trailer shows lots of action and romance that will keep the viewers hooked to the screen. Yash and Mimi's sizzling chemistry at the backdrop of beautiful Istanbul comes out as a winner. Directed by Birsa Dasgupta, the film is to release during this puja.
Subrata Sen's 'Mister Bhaduri' has already hit the screen. Rahul plays the lead role in this psychological thriller. According to him, "This sort of slow-paced and effective thriller has not been made for a long time. The movie will haunt the audience after it's over." The actor believes this style is the USP of the film. "I enjoyed playing the titular role in this film,' added the actor.
'Thik Emon Ekhane' the romantic number in Arijit Singh's mellifluous voice is exactly what you need to listen to start your day. Penned down by Prasen and composed by Arindom, the song has been featured on Mimi Chakraborty and newcomer Yash Dasgupta in Birsa Dasgupta's upcoming film 'Gangster'. The film is all set to hit the screen during this puja.
Mimi Chakraborty, the beloved actress started her career with much-acclaimed show 'Gaaner Opare' but switched to TV where she has been a part of mainstream movies from the start. Now, after several hits and a messy breakup, the actress revealed, "I had a lot of inhibitions where I was not comfortable doing intimate scenes. In Khaad I had to kiss Shaheb (Bhattacherjee), but I requested Kaushikda (Ganguly) to change it. Then I was offered Chatushkone, but I refused, as the character had some bold scenes. But now I want to do both art films and commercial cinema." Mimi is currently busy dubbing Birsa Dasgupta's 'Gangster' which is to release this Puja.
The confusion regarding the puja releases seems to have found no conclusion. After the release of Dev and Subhasree starrer Kaushik Ganguly's film 'Dhumketu' got postponed, Anjan Dutt's 'The Bongs Again' was scheduled to hit the screen on October 7. However, there might have a change in the schedule again. As per the latest news, 'The Bongs Again' release may get delayed due to delay in the shoot. However, Anjan Dutt's fan will be able to watch his 'Byomkesh O Chiriyakhana' which will release in the festive season along with four more movies. If the rumor is to believe, Suman Mukhopadhyay's film might hit the screen on the same day.
Mimi Chakraborty, the beloved actress started her career with much-acclaimed show 'Gaaner Opare' but switched to TV where she has been a part of mainstream movies from the start. Now, after several hits and a messy breakup, the actress revealed, "I had a lot of inhibitions where I was not comfortable doing intimate scenes. In Khaad I had to kiss Shaheb (Bhattacherjee), but I requested Kaushikda (Ganguly) to change it. Then I was offered Chatushkone, but I refused, as the character had some bold scenes. But now I want to do both art films and commercial cinema." Mimi is currently busy dubbing Birsa Dasgupta's 'Gangster' which is to release this Puja.
Arman Malik's first Bengali song 'Dhitang Dhitang' from 'Love Express' crosses 1 lakh views within a day and still counting. The refreshing and very desi dance number features Dev in his dancer avatar. The superstar sports some cool moves with the beats of the song composed by Jeet Gannguli. In the movie, he plays a boy next door who misses his train to Siliguri and starts a rollercoaster journey to reach his destination.
Dev and Nusrat Jahan starrer 'Love Express' is to hit the theatres this September. Prior to its release, the 'Bunohansh' actor shared his experience of shooting with a leading daily. "We shot for 40 nights at a stretch. I became insomniac after that. As we shot in real locations, the spots were not always shooting-friendly.Thousands of people used to gather to get a glimpse of Nusrat.
Arman Malik's first Bengali song 'Dhitang Dhitang' from 'Love Express' crosses 1 lakh views within a day and still counting. The refreshing and very desi dance number features Dev in his dancer avatar. The superstar sports some cool moves with the beats of the song composed by Jeet Gannguli. In the movie, he plays a boy next door who misses his train to Siliguri and starts a rollercoaster journey to reach his destination.
Here comes the trailer of this year's most awaited movie 'Zulfiqar'. Based on William Shakespeare's 'Julius Ceaser' and 'Antony And Cleopatra', Srijit Mukherjee's magnum opus stars Prosenjit Chatterjee in the titular role. The movie that is in the news for its stellar cast features Dev, Kaushik Sen, Jisshu Sengupta, Parambrata Chatterjee, Rahul, Ankush, Nusrat Jahan, June Maliya, and Paoli Dam in pivotal roles. The film is to hit the screens during Durga puja.
If Bollywood is looking forward to the clash of the titans with the arrival of Hrithik Roshan's 'Mohenjo Daro' and Akshay Kumar's Rustam', Tollywood too is fighting its own box office fight. The competition is mostly between Anjan Dutt's 'Hemanta' and Arindam Sil's 'Eagoler Chokh'. On one side there is solid storyline based on William Shakespeare's classic, another movie is backed by breathtaking thriller of Sabor story whose first installment was already successful at the box-office of last year.
Recently, the poster of 'Love Express' starring Dev and Nusrat, was released. According to the film's director Rajib, this is the first road movie of Bangla cinema. The director reveals the story where Dev plays a boy next door who meets Nusrat in a train and the story starts to revolve around them. Though, Dev and Nusrat have been paired up before in 'Khoka 420', this is the first time Nusrat will be the solo lead opposite Dev.
Kolkata’s first ever skin boutique ‘Lomasi’, launched today by tolly diva Nusrat Jahan. Skin boutique is a solution to stay ageless, young and fresh. Lomasi will provide services for all age group. Nusrat said on the occasion that, “After having boutique hotel now we have skin boutique in our city so I think people will be more aware of their skin and will visit Lomasi again and again.
The first look poster of 'Eagoler Chokh' was groundbreaking, the second poster also did not disappoint us. A gun-wielding Inspector Shabor aka Saswata Chatterjee looks stone-cold yet stunning yet again on the exclusive illustration. Film director Arindam Sil shared the poster on his official Twitter handle with a cool message. Check out the tweet and the poster image here
'Sesh Sangbad' is a movie that focuses on the difficulties and challenges a journalist face to unveil the truth in front of the public. Srabanti Chatterjee, who plays a determined and proficient Tv reporter Sharmistha in Pallav Gupta's first movie, says, "A life of a journalist is extremely difficult. For someone, who has never been to this profession won't even imagine the stress and hindrances a journalist has to face."
Rii sen has earned accolades for playing roles in several critically acclaimed films. The actress of films like 'Bish', 'Cosmic Sex' feels she has kept herself away from commercial movies for 11 years. Now after becoming the second runner-up of Bigg Boss 2, Rii is ready to work in mainstream dramas. "Now I want to do that -act, dance, be happy and earn money while doing all that.
Eminent director Buddhadeb Das Gupta's upcoming movie 'Tope' (Bait in English) is to premiere on the prestigious platform of Toronto International Film Festival 2016 in Masters of Cinema section. Based on a story by Narayan Gangopadhyay​, the film stars Paoli Dam and Ananya Chatterjee. The movie throws light on the artistic community who often becomes a bait in present-day society to serve personal interests.
Jisshu Sengupta and Abir Chatterjee, two most handsome and talented faces of Bangla cinema are to come together for Arindam Sil's next venture. Sil, whose 'Eagoler Chokh' is currently gearing up for release, has picked another Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay's novel 'Madam O Mahashoy' for making its film adaptation. "Yes, I am planning to direct this film after Byomkesh, but it's still too early to talk about it," says the 'Har Har Byomkesh' director confirming the news.
It's no news that Swastika Mukherjee is a renowned actress who has achieved international awards and critical acclaims with her performances in movies like 'Bhooter Bhabiswat', 'Anubrata Bhalo Acho' and others. The actress who is currently staying in Mumbai says, she still feels like a struggler there. However, she admits Dibakar Banerjee's 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshi' has given her a recognition among in the film circuit. The 'Saheb Bibi Golaam' actress also confirmed that she is not interested in doing 'masala flicks'. 'I will do films were my performance will matter," added Swastika.
Great news for the Bengali movie lovers around the world. People who are living in France, Canada and USA now can catch the movie 'Shikari' on the big screen. Made in Indo-Bangladesh collaboration, the film will release in these three countries on 12th August! The much-awaited Shakib Khan and Srabanti starrer film will also hit the theaters of West Bengal on the same day. Ashok Dhanuka, the director of Eskay Movies took to his Twitter account to inform the same. 'Shikari' has already scored at the Bangladesh box-office.
Director Ayan Chattopadhyay's debut movie 'Krishna Gohobor' is currently being shot in different locations of Kolkata. The film is a medical thriller revolves around a murder mystery that initiates when a scientist played by Saswata Chatterjee discovers an antidote for Ebola virus. Written by celebrity script writer Padmanabha Dasgupta, the film aslo stars Tanushree​, Samadarshi Dutta, and Koushik Sen.
How many people do we know of who are techies turned singers turned actors in recent times? None actually. However Ishaan Mazumder is one such exception.After passing out from Patha Bhavan, he moved to Bangalore to pursue his graduation in computer science and then went on to work for a number of IT companies over the next few years, but singing was always a passion.
Creating waves across the country with its riveting trailer, Eagoler Chokh promises to bring back hard-core thrill in Bengali cinema. With an ensemble cast - Saswata Chatterjee, Anirban Bhattacharya, Jaya Ahsan, Payel Sarkar, Arunima Ghosh, Ushoshi Sengupta, June Maliah, Subhrojit Dutta and others - Eagoler Chokh will stun everyone with its enthralling narrative and brilliant performances. This Shabor film will see Saswata Chatterjee and Subhrajit Dutta playing their roles as sleuth Shabor Dasgupta and his assistant Nanda with finesse.
'Late lateef' is what most of the Bengalis are and it's been the same with the monsoon in Bengal this year. Anyway, being late made it only more sought after season to everyone who were waiting for the first downpour of the year. So, when the rainy season has finally arrived, let's just have a quick glimpse of what our Bong divas are doing, eating and wearing in this moist season.
According to the box-office report, has done good at the box office in its opening week. If the news is to believe, 'Badshah The Don', starring Jeet and Bangladeshi actress Nusrat Faria collected Rs 1.2 crore in the first weekend which is not bad for a Bengali movie. Though pitted against a Salman Khan release, 'Badshah The Don' is been able to have an 80% occupancy during the weekend.
Recently, the trailer launch event of this year's much-anticipated movie 'Eagoler Chokh' took place in Kolkata. On the occasion, director Arindam Sil confessed, it's the audience demand that made a reluctant Saswata Chatterjee aka Shobor Dasgupta return to the big screen. According to the director Shobor is edgier and sharper in this second installment. The film releases on August 12. The trailer has already created lots of buzz among the cine lovers in Bengal.
Here comes a brand new poster of the film 'Sesh Sangbad'. The movie revolves around Sharmistha a journalist essayed by Srabanti who takes a dangerous route to unveil the truth breaking the protocols that stop the reality to come out in front of common people. It's a story of a journalist who rebels and sets out against all the odds.
The logo of upcoming Bengali film 'Kuheli' is out now. Eminent film director Sujoy Ghosh unveiled the logo on Twitter. Though the film is a namesake of a classic thriller movie, the new 'Kuheli' is a new movie with a fresh storyline and fresh pairing of Indrashish Roy and Pujarini Ghosh. The movie revolves around a thrilling plot that involves a young couple, a tarot​ card reader, a police and a serial killer.
Mimi Chakraborty, who started her career in critically acclaimed Tv show 'Gaaner Opare' is now a known face of Bengali commercial movie. Recently, the actress featured in 'Kelor Kirti', the official remake of 'No Entry'. She is not gearing up for shooting her next venture in Istanbul with Yash Dasgupta. According to the actress, she is ready to work in remakes, commercial as well as parallel films. In an interview to a Bengali daily Mimi told, she wants to work in Srijit Mukherjee's film. However, she accepts she is not comfortable in doing intimate scenes on scree.
From Rituporno Ghosh to Anjan Dutt, Jisshu Sengupta has been equivalent to the parallel Bengali cinema. Therefore, when he did a comeback in mainstream cinema with 'Kelor Kirti', which is an official remake of 'No Entry', it created buzz. On asking about the same, 'Byomkesh Bakshi' of silver screen explained he has no problem in doing a remake films if they are not shot to shot copy. The actor have several releases lines up in October and December.
Going by the box-office verdicts of the movies that released in the first half of 2016, it can be assumed that the year is witnessing a drought in the collection. The media analysts have already declared this is the worst season for Bangla cinema. However, successful or now, some of the films among them definitely worth a watch. Here are some highly rated Bengali films released on 2016 that deserves to be on your must watch movie goal.
It's not the classic thriller film that redefined the genre called thriller for a generation, it's a fresh new tale that claims to keep you on the edge with its thrilling storyline. In an interview, director Debarati Gupta reveals, “While I have worked on thrillers before, in a first, I'm bringing in a scary undertone to the thriller genre. The film is going to be unique in its presentation and all I can say is that the Bengali audience is in for a treat."
While Prosenjit Chatterjee has become the face of content-based movies in Bangla film and Dev is also experimenting with different genres, Jeet is remaining loyal to the mainstream films of Tollywood. On asking the same, the 'Power' star explains he wants to stick to commercial movies for a time period. According to him, he is not ready to leave his audience who has made him the superstar he is now.
Jissu Sengupta is coming back to anchoring. After a highly successful season of 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa', the 'Byomkesh Bakshi' actor is gearing up to take the charge of the stage and mic and host the dance reality shows where the kids under the age of 15 years can take part as the contestant. if the news is to believe, Ankush and Srabanti will the judge the performances in the show.
The poster reflects lots of drama and suspense in a unique way. The caption 'India 3rd most dangerous nation for journalists after Iraq and Syria' induce a sense of uncertainty and danger instantly. The official page dedicated to the movie shared the poster with a caption that says,"The door has finally opened & Sarmishta's journey has begun Unveiling the Official Poster of Sesh Sangbad #movies". Eros is producing the upcoming Bengali film.
After a bland phase, 'Praktan' is finally bringing back business to Tollywood's box-office. According to the news, the collection of the film has crossed four crores and it's still going strong. The release of multistarrer Hindi film like 'Houseful' didn't affected the its run. Even in its third week, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Rituparna and Aparajita Adhya starring Bengali film is performing better than Amitabh Bachchan, Vidya Balan and Nawazuddin starrer 'Teen'.
India's singing sensation Arijit Singh is singing Rabindranath Tagore's 'Mama Chitte Niti Nitte' and Bangladesh's superstar Shakib Khan lip syncing? with the same on the screen. Audiences are going to witness this amazing collaboration in Shakib Khan and Srabanti's upcoming film 'Shikari.' In the movie, Arijit will playback for Shakib for one Rabindrasangeet and one original song.
Mumtaz Sorcar, has been awarded the Bharat Nirman award for her exemplary contribution through acting in Indian cinema at the 23rd annual Bharat Nirman on Saturday, 11 June 2016. An actress who has made us proud with her first Bollywood venture Saala Khadoos opposite Madhavan, she is also an athlete and a fashion icon, who, in a short span of six years has carved a niche for herself with more than 25 films that saw her essay a variety of roles.
Big Super News To All Dev Fans And To All Tolly Lovers To Start Your Day.We All Know That Jeet Ganguly Is The Music Director Of Superstar Dev And Nusrat's Love Express Which Releases In August.The Big News Is That -Armaan Malik,The Famous Bollywood Singer Marks His Debut In Tollywood By Singing A Song For Love Express Under The Music Direction Of Jeet Ganguly.Love Express Arriving This August. 
'My character in the film Dhumketu is extraordinary. It's very interesting,' said Chiranjeet. This is the first time, Chiranjeet talked about the role on camera. According to the actor, the character can be labeled as a terrorist or a patriot! He believes, people in the country is not content and gets involved in dangerous activities like training the human bombs.In the movie, he runs a training camp and Dev plays one of his followers. The film is going to release on this Puja.
The second official teaser poster of the upcoming Bangla film 'Shikari' is out. Tolly News Bangla took to their official Twitter account to inform "2nd official teaser poster of Shikari !!!! @ShakibKhanBD @srabantismile." Made under the leading production houses of Tollywood and Dhallywood, this Indo-Bangladesh project stars Kolkata's Srabanti and Dhaka's Shakib Khan in the lead roles. The film is set to release on this Eid.
There is no doubt about the fact that Ajay Devgn's fans are waiting with bated breath for his magnum opus Shivaay which releases this Diwali. The film has all the ingredients of a wholesome entertainer - be it exotic locations, high octane stunts and a deep emotional connect. What's more is that the actor battled intense hypothermia while shooting at the Vihren Peak in the Pirin Mountains of Bansko in Bulgaria, where temperatures were minus 19 degrees Celsius.
After the success of 'Chander Pahar', the team is all set to revive the adventure and start a new one with 'Amazon Obhijan.' The shoot is going on in full flow. Here is a glimpse of the same. Dev aka Shankar of this adventure series took his Twitter handle to share the pictures with a caption that reads, "From the sets of Shankar er Amazon Abhizan. 1 of the most thrilling film of the year."
Recently, Srijit's debut Hindi film 'Begum Jaan' has been in the news for all the wrong reasons. The rumour has it that the film's production team and costume designer walked out of this venture due to the budget limitations. The production house has replaced the team without any delay. Now, the film production is assuming the shoot might get hampered due to the extreme weather in Punjab and Rajasthan.
The Jeet starring 'Badshah The Don' shoot recently got wrapped up in London. Now that the shooting is over, the stars are taking to their Twitter handle to share the snaps that have been taken in the location. Check out these awesome pictures that include Jeet, Nusrat Faria, director Baba Yadav and others involved in the movie. Here are few images of your favourite actors that might lighten up your mood.
It was a star-studded event at Aqua. All the prominent faces from Tollywood including Sohini Sarkar, Saaoni Ghosh, Agnimitra Paul were present to wish her a happy birthday. But on whom these stars are showering their love? It's none other than Rituparna Sengupta's 5-years-old Rishona who was the star of the night. The little girl in red dress was the centre of the attraction of the party.
Recently, the premiere of Prosenjit, Rituparna and Soumitra Chatterjee starring film 'Praktan' took place in Mumbai. Bollywood's eminent film director Mahesh Bhat was present at the ceremony. The director also Tweeted a picture with a caption that reads, "A picture with Nandita & Shibo the makers of PRAKTAN after the screening of their emotional / musical drama." The film will release worldwide on 27th May.
Advantages :-

1. 15 Years later the block buster duo Prosenjit_Rituparna is back.
2. As the production of the film is Eros International so it is releasing world wide. 25 major cities in India including Kolkata.Also releasing in Canada, USA on the same day.
3. The directors of film are ShiboprasadMukherjee and NanditaRoy who are the makers of longest running movie and 2nd highest grosser of 2015 Belaseshe. Expectations are very high.
After maintaining a cold distance between each other for 14 years, Prosenjit Chatterjee and Rituparna Sengupta are finally coming back together in Shiboprshad Mukherjee and Nandita Roy's film 'Praktan.' Prior to the release of the movie, the actors along with the director shared the fun facts from the backstage. Prosenjit Chatterjee revealed the director had to pick up a 'late lateef' Rituparna to make sure the shoot starts in time to what the actress replied, "Ektu late kori." However, Chatterjee seems to be highly impressed with his directors.s
If you are disappointed with the irregular releases from Tollywood, here is the secret you should know. All the producers of big-budget films are lining up for Puja release. Filmmakers nowadays are ready to wait longer to get a slot in the festive season. This year, six Bengali films are going to hit the screen on October 7, on the day of Sasthi. The releases include Anjan Dutt's 'Byomkesh O Chiriyakhana', Kaushik Ganguly's 'Dhumketu', Srijit's 'Zulfiqar,' debutant director Sid's 'Prem Ki Bujhini' and two yet-to-titled films by Raj Chakraborty and Birsha Dasgupta.
Rupankar Bagchi, the National Award winning singer is all set to debut as an actor. The singer, who calls himself a dedicated fan of Soumitra Chatterjee's Feluda and Uttam Kumar's Byomkesh Bakshi, is going to essay a detective in his first film 'Manikanchan.' Directed by Debalay Bhattacharya, the film is a psycho-thriller where Rupankar plays Jatin Samanta who aspires to be a sleuth like Feluda and Byomkesh.
There could be thousands of reasons like artistic preference, competence factor, box office result that drive a director to work with one specific actor again and again. A director narrates a story through an actor, whom he expects to become an embodiment of his imagination and the more these two are in the sink, the better outcome reflects on the silver screen.
Bengali cine beauties are not only ruling the box-office these days but riding high with fan following thanks to their personal selfie sharing every now and then on various social media platforms. These stunning divas are keeping fans updated from sharing personal selfies to one before going to an event and creating quite a stir on social media with their overpowering gorgeousness. We take a look at 10 such Bengali stunners who are trending in the selfie queen status currently.
After several potboilers and mainstream romances inspired by the South movies, Raj Chakraborty is setting his eyes on Bengal's history. If the news is to be believed, Chakraborty is going to bring the tragic tale of 'Siraj-ud-Daulah' on the silver screen. Currently, poet and lyricist Srijato is doing the research on Bengal's last 'Nawab'. The director is yet to finalize the lead actors of the film. However, as per the rumor, Dev can essay the protagonist in this historical saga.
Finally, after a long planning, Gautam Ghose is all geared up to start his dream project in India-Itali co-production. 'Lala,' the film based on Sergio Scapagnini's 'The Story of Lala' is about a little boy from Madhya Pradesh. The national award winner director has already started his search for the lead actor. "Some road urchins from MP is currently working with several organizations​. I have shortlisted a few of them," informed 'Shankhachil' director.
Prosenjit Chatterjee has a chain of releases this year. While, Gautam Ghose's 'Shankhachil' is running successfully in the theaters, his film with 'Bela Sheshe' director Shiboprosad Mukherjee is going to hit the screen soon. Recently, SVF took to Twitter to inform about the trailer release of Prosenjit's next film with director Kamaleswar Mukherjee. "Dark romance to sizzle up the season ! Trailer of our next film, directed by @AmiKamaleswar releasing soon !" Venkatesh Films posted on their social networking handle.
After the sequel of 'Chander Pahar,' director Kamaleswar Mukhopadhay is going to plan his next venture, 'Mukhomukhi.' Based on Oscar Wild's timeless novel, 'The Picture of Dorian Grey,' the film will focus on various shades of human relationships. The director has sealed the casting. Jisshu Sengupta, who is all set to start working for Anjan Dutt's 'Bongs Again,' is going to essay the protagonist in Mukherjee's next.
Paran Bandopadhyay in the title role gives a brilliant performance which, coming from his rich theatrical past and his long innings in cinema, is no surprise at all. His simmering anger at his son’s dishonest and corrupt value system, his anger with the compulsions of selling off the projector by force of circumstances, his eagerness to see how his son is faring at the fare, are all expressed mainly through his mobile face and body language.
Naseeruddin Shah and Kalki Koechlin starrer 'Waiting' trailers have already created the buzz in social media. While audience of Hindi films are waiting for its release, Bengali film director Partha Sen has found the trailer is awkwardly similar with his film 'Anubrata Bhalo Acho?' According to the director, the plot, trailer and even the color used in the trailer is same with his award winning film.
After lots of confusion and assumption on the fan's part, Sandip Ray announces his next Feluda. Ray is bringing back Sabyasachi Chakraborty as reader's favourite detective once again. The actor-director duo has already delivered five super-hit Feluda movies. Sabyasachi left the franchise to bring a young actor onboard. Abir Chatterjee filled the gap for one movie.
Check out the newly released logo of one of the most anticipated movie of this year, 'Eagoler Chokh.' The movie is a crime thriller based on the detective Shobor series written by Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay. 'Har Har Byomkesh' director Arindam Sil is bringing back the police detective on big screen after the success of its first film 'Ebar Shobor.'
The complications related to the West Bengal-Bangladesh border is nothing new. People living on the other side of the fence often has to cross the line of control to receive faster treatment. In the film, a couple crosses the border and fake their identity to treat their ailing daughter. The movie has moved people like Mr. Hasanul Haq Inu, the information minister of Bangladesh and retired BSF jawan Bangshidhar Sharma who think Governments of both countries should be more sympathetic towards the people living in this area.
‘Poila Baisakh’ is one of the most important festivals for all the Bengalis, marking the Bengali New Year. But, it’s not just a festival welcoming New Year, hopes and aspirations, it also marks the arrival of new films too. Being very passionate about films since ages, Bengalis lap up all good films and enjoy them thoroughly. Many big directors have released their films during this season and even this year two big budget ones are arriving for ‘Poila Baisakh’. We bring to you eight films which released for ‘Poila Baisakh’ and struck gold at the box office.
After the huge success of 'Har Har Byomkesh,' director Arindam Sil is to start his next film based on Byomkesh Bakshi. This time, Sil has chosen Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay's 'Amriter Mrityu' for its screen adaptation. Abir Chatterjee will resume his role as the famous Bengali sleuth along with Sohini Sarkar and Ritwick Chakraborty who are returning as Satyabati and Ajit respectively. Sayantika has been roped for playing a pivotal role in the film.
‘Poila Baisakh’ is one of the most important festivals for all the Bengalis, marking the Bengali New Year. But, it’s not just a festival welcoming New Year, hopes and aspirations, it also marks the arrival of new films too. Being very passionate about films since ages, Bengalis lap up all good films and enjoy them thoroughly. Many big directors have released their films during this season and even this year two big budget ones are arriving for ‘Poila Baisakh’. We bring to you eight films which released for ‘Poila Baisakh’ and struck gold at the box office.
The handsome hunk who is now on a vacation tweeted from Macau. The Bengali hottie who is known for his great body and fitness shared a picture that proves he is not skipping his fitness regimen even in this foreign trip. 'Bihari' of 'Chokher Bali' tweeted "You can question my talent but not my commitment. Working out on my vacation VenetianMacau best hotel gym so far!"
"Traveling to Bangladesh for Shankhachil premiere," Prosenjit Chatterjee tweeted today. The actor with the award winning director Goutam Ghose flew to attend the premier of the film that is made in co-production of India and Bangladesh and won national award as the best Bengali movie of the year. The film will be releasing on 14th April in West Bengal and Bangladesh and on 15th April in rest of India.
Prior to the release of Jeet starrer 'Power' the team is leaving no stone unturned to promote the film. This time the beautiful ladies from the action film is going to appear on the set of popular game show Didi No. 1.' "Combination of Powerful & beautiful, Power girls coming on Didi No. 1 with loads of fun & bawal. 3DaysForPower," tweeted Venkatesh Films.
The event of 'Cadbury Mishti Shera Shrishti' in association with Anandabazar Patrika and The Telegraph that celebrates the mouth-watering chocolate sweets came to its end on a sweet note. Tollywood heartthrob Abir Chatterjee and pretty lady Tonushree appeared in the event spot at City Centre Salt Lake to give away the awards to the winners of the competition decided by public votes. They also felicitated the Chocochefs of the year.
Currently there are lots of buzz about the telly series 'Mahanayak' inspired by the life of Bengali's one and only Mahanayak Uttam Kumar. Prosenjit Chatterjee who will be essaying the protagonist shared the picture of the entire unit working in this project that include Paoli Dam and Birsa Dasgupta. The photograph was taken in the shooting location.