- Latest Update: January 12, 2021 12:26 pm
|Birthday||19 January 1935 (Saturday)|
|Date of death||15 November 2020 (Sunday)|
|Birth Place||Krishnanagar , West Bengal|
|Age (in 2020)||85 years 9 months 27 days Old|
|Height||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.8 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 10" ins
|Weight||in Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176.37 lbs
Soumitra Chatterjee was born on 19-01-1935 in Krishnanagar in the state of West Bengal, India. He’s an Indian Film Actor, Theatre Actor, Playwright, Dramatist, Writer, Poet, Painter & Theatre Director. He’s very famous for his work in Bengali cinema in addition to Bollywood.
|Other Name:||Soumitra Chattopadhyay|
|Other Professions:||Dramatist Painter Playwright Poet Theatre actor Theatre director Writer|
Soumitra Chatterjee Biography, Relationship & Career
He is an actor by profession. He finished his studies at the University of Calcutta. He’s nearly done 14 Films with a director named, Satyajit Ray. He made his debut with the film named, Apur Sansar in 1959. His other films in collaboration with Ray comprise Abhijan, Charulata, Aranyer Din Ratri, and Ashani Sanket. In 1978, he did a film called, Joi Baba Felunath. Next, he worked in a movie titled Ghare Baire in 1984. He played the role of Sandeep in the film.
Apart from this, he worked with other directors too in his career. He worked with a director called Mrinal Sen in a Movie named Akash Kusum. He did a picture with Ajoy Kar named, Otol Joler Ahoban in 1962. He has done more than 200 movies in his career. He also played negative characters in his career. Besides this, he’s fond of writing poetry and has written 12 books on poetry. He also received a prestigious award, Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his outstanding performance in films. He was considered the man who changed the face of Cinema in India.
Personal Info of Soumitra Chatterjee
|Home Town||Kolkata, India|
|Address||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Howrah Zilla School|
|College||Scottish Church College, University of Calcutta|
Favourite things of Soumitra Chatterjee
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Soumitra Chatterjee
- He has been awarded the most prestigious award named, Ordre Des Arts Et Des Lettres.
- He has remained the face of most of Ray's movies.
- He's been admitted to the hospital owing to COVID-19.