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Ranjit Mallick was born on 28-09-1944 in Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, India. He’s an Indian Film Actor, Sheriff & Blogger who mainly work in Bengali Cinema.
Ranjit Mallick Biography, Relationship & Career
Ranjit enrolled at Shyamaparasad College and Ashutosh College for advanced studies. It was art film director Mrinal Sen who offered him his eponymous role in Bengali film called Interview in1971. Soon, he began playing lead hero roles and became one of the most popular actor to play romantic roles.
The whole decade of the 1970s, Ranjit Mallick played romantic hero roles and following that, he had been seen playing the supporting or character roles. He was also a successful action hero. His performance in films such as Mouchak, Amader Songsar, Guru Dakshina and Raag Anuraag and Devi Chaudharani amongst others are well-known.
In his illustrious career, he got a chance to work with the academy award winner director Satyajit Ray in his project Shakha Proshakha. In a four-decade long career, he’s acted in 175 movies.
For his contribution to the field of acting, he was honoured with numerous awards. He has earned the International Best Actor Award from Karlovy Vary. Among other awards, he is a proud recipient of Kalakar Awards and also the government of West Bengal conferred him with Banga Bibhushan award in 2012.
He is married to Deepa Mallick and the couple together has a daughter named Koel Mallick. His daughter too is an actress.