Sohini Sengupta

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Sohini Sengupta
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress
Known for Theatre personality
Parents Rudraprasad Sengupta (father) and Swatilekha Sengupta (mother)

Sohini Sengupta is a Bengali theatre personality and National award winning actress.[1] She is one of the leading actors of the Bengali theatre group Nandikar. She is daughter of Rudraprasad Sengupta and Swatilekha Sengupta who are also theatre‑workers. In Nandikar she has worked with theatre personalities like Debshankar Halder, Sumanto Gangopadhyay, Parthapratim Deb.[2] She has worked in Aparna Sen’s Paromitar Ek Din (2000)[3] which brought her Best Supporting Actress at National Film Awards. She has also received Sangeet Natak Akademi’s ‘Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar’ for her contribution to theatre.

Career[edit]

Filmography[edit]

Plays[edit]

  • Gotraheen (this was the first play where Swatilekha and Sohini– mother and daughter worked together).[3]
  • Babli
  • Chitrangada
  • Bappaditya
  • Sojon Badiyar Ghat
  • Madhabi
  • Kanyadan
  • Dulia
  • Amaar Priyo Rabindranath'
  • Anto Adi Anto
  • Tomaar Naam
  • Nagar Kirtan
  • Tomar Naam
  • Ajnatobaas
  • Naachni

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Drama Nandikar". Boi Mela. Retrieved 30 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "Sohini Sengupta on theatre, Nandikar and more-Interview". Calcuttaweb. Retrieved 25 June 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "My mom and me". India Today. 27 February 2009. Retrieved 25 June 2012. 

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