Riddhi Sen

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Riddhi Sen
Riddhi Sen in the theatre Dakghar
Riddhi Sen in Bengali theatre Dakghar
Born Kolkata, India
Residence Kolkata
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actor
Religion Hindu
Parents Kaushik Sen (father) and Reshmi Sen (mother)
Relatives Chitra Sen (grandmother) and Shyamal Sen (grandfather)

Riddhi Sen is an Indian Bengali actor. He is son of Bengali stage and film actor Kaushik Sen and dancer Reshmi Sen and grand-son of actress Chitra Sen and Shyamal Sen.[1][2] Riddhi has been acting in stage from a very early age, Chitra Sen, his grandmother remembered seeing Riddhi acting almost from his birth. She said– From a very tender age he is performing at ‘Prachya’, I remember carrying him through the crowds at the age of 3.[2]
He is a regular actor of the theatre group Swapnasandhani.[3]
Riddhi is a student of South Point school, Kolkata. In 2010, he received a special talent award from his school for his achievements in the field of theatre.[4]

Works[edit]

Films[edit]

Theatres[edit]

  • Prachya.[6]
  • Dakghor (directed by Kaushik Sen)
  • Banku Babur Bandhu 2006 (directed by Kaushik Sen)
  • Bhalo Rakkhosher Golpo (directed by Kaushik Sen)
  • Krironok.
  • Birpurush (2010)
  • Macbeth (2012 Bengali theatre, based on Shakespeare's play Macbeth, directed by Kaushik Sen, in this play Riddhi is playing the role of one of the three witches).[7]
  • In mid-2012 Riddhi played the role of young Andrea in Anjan Dutt's Bengali theatre adoption of Bertolt Brecht's Life of Galileo.[8]

Awards[edit]

  • Award by Nehru Children's Museum.[6]
  • Sundaram Award, 2008.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Family drama". India Today. Retrieved 11 May 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Chitra Sen: Bengali theatre and acting-Exclusive Interview". Calcuttaweb. Retrieved 11 May 2012. 
  3. ^ "Theatre for a cause". Telegraph Kolkata. November 25, 2008. Retrieved 11 May 2012. 
  4. ^ "South Point prize distribution ceremony document". South Point school, Kolkata. Retrieved 11 May 2012. 
  5. ^ a b "A little twist in ‘Kahaani'". Times of India. Oct 24, 2010. Retrieved 11 May 2012. 
  6. ^ a b c "Preview". http://www.narthaki.com/. Retrieved 13 May 2012. 
  7. ^ "‘Performance speaks louder than star power’". Times of India. Apr 12, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Anjan as galileo". Telegraph Calcutta. 19 June 2012. Retrieved 25 June 2012. 

External links[edit]

Riddhi Sen at the Internet Movie Database