Parambrata Chatterjee

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Parambrata Chatterjee
Parambrata Chatterjee photo.jpg
Chatterjee, attending the success party of Kahaani
Born Parambrata Chatterjee
(1981-06-27) 27 June 1981 (age 33)
Kolkata, India
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Bengali
Occupation Actor, Director
Years active 2003-present
Home town Kolkata
Religion Hinduism
Relatives Ritwik Ghatak (Grandfather)

Parambrata Chatterjee (Bengali: পরমব্রত চট্টোপাধ্যায়) is an Indian Bengali actor and director in film and television.[1] Chatterjee started his career with Bengali television and films. But he rose to fame after starring in the film Kahaani; starring along with Vidya Balan. Parambrata also acted in Bhalo Theko which is Vidya Balan's debut film.[2]

Personal life[edit]

He was born in Kolkata, West Bengal to a film critic parents. He is the son of Satinath Chatterjee and Sunetra Ghatak, and the grandson of filmmaker Ritwik Ghatak[3][4]


He went to Dolna Day School and then Patha Bhavan, Kolkata for schooling and Jadavpur University for bachelor and master's degree in English literature. He Also Did Masters in Film and TV Production From Bristol University, Bristol, United Kingdom.


His directorial debut feature film is Jiyo Kaka starred by Raima Sen and Rudranil Ghosh. His second directorial venture was Hawa Bodol. Seven months after the success of Kahaani he was signed by Jeffrey D. Brown, who won an Academy Award for his debut short film in 1986, for his upcoming film 'Sold'.[5][6]

Workshop Productions Pvt. Ltd.[edit]

On May 30, 2011 Parambrata became producer along with his acting colleague Rudranil Ghosh by launching their own production house Workshop in association with Dipak Raha of Sambandh Group.[7] He later left the house . He wants to launch a new production house with mr. Gowdra.


As director
As Actor
Year Title Character Played Notes Director Producer
2003 Bombaiyer Bombete Tapesh (Topshe) Sandip Ray
Bhalo Theko Deep Gautam Halder
Hemanter Pakhi Babai
2004 Swapnasundari[8] Telefilm
2005 Shubhodrishti Romen
Nishijapon Shyamal
2006 Ankush Rahul TV serial
The Bong Connection Apu
Aamra Raj
2007 Kailashey Kelenkari Topshe[9]
2008 10:10 Guest Appearance
Chalo Let's Go Sanjay
Tintorettor Jishu Topshe
2009 Brake Fail
Ek Bar Bolo Uttam Kumar
Box Number 1313
Kaler Rakhal Shubal
2010 Thana Theke Aschi
2011 Jaani Dyakha Hawbe
Baishe Srabon Abhijeet
Jiyo Kaka Director
2012 Hemlock society Ananda Kar
Bhooter Bhabishyat Ayan Sengupta
Kahaani Satyaki Sinha(Rana) Hindi film
Ekla Akash
Abhiman — Osthityer Lorai'
Juddho Poristhiti[10] Akash
Teen Yaari Katha Antu premiered at the 2006
2013 Maach Mishti & More Ronnie
Hawa Bodol Jeet
Proloy Barun Biswas
Traffic Filming
2014 Highway
Obhishopto Nighty Aparesh Lahiri February 14, 2014
Apur Panchali Subir Banerjee Releasing April 25, 2014
Chotushkone Filming
Chaya Manush
Gang of Ghosts 21st March, 2014
Yaara Silly Silly Filming
Sold 7th March, 2014
Hercules August, 2014


Zee Gourab 2014 received Retuporno Ghosh memorial award for Howa Bodol.


  1. ^ "Parambrata". Calcutta, India: 2008-06-24. Retrieved 2008-11-12. 
  2. ^ Nivas, Namita (March 23, 2012). "I'm not thinking of future in Bollywood: Parambrata Chatterjee". The Indian Express. 
  3. ^ Actor, Top (18 November 2005). "Direct action!". The Telegraph (Calcutta, India). Retrieved 10 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Who is Parambrata Chatterjee". IBN Live. March 14, 2012. 
  5. ^ K Jha, Subhas (18 September 2012). "Parambrata headed for Hollywood". Times of India. Mumbai Mirror. Retrieved 7 November 2012. 
  6. ^ Nag, Kushali (5 January 2008). "Three boys & a babe". The Telegraph (Calcutta, India). Retrieved 12 November 2008. 
  7. ^ Workshop
  8. ^ Sengupta, Reshmi (2004-07-21). "Director’s diary". Calcutta, India: Retrieved 2008-11-12. 
  9. ^ Nag, Kushali (2008-09-03). "The return of the sleuth". Calcutta, India: Retrieved 2008-11-12. 
  10. ^

11-Sangeet bangla,Tollywoodreporter. Anandabazarpatrika 6.1.2014

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Awards and achievements
BFJA Awards
Preceded by
Shilajeet Majumdar
for Mahulbanir Sereng
Most Promising Actor Award
for Nishi Japan

Succeeded by
Rishi Kaushik
for Kranti