Ek Je Chhilo Raja
|Ek Je Chhilo Raja|
|Directed by||Srijit Mukherji|
|Written by||Srijit Mukherji|
|Screenplay by||Srijit Mukherji|
|Music by||Indraadip Dasgupta|
|Edited by||Pronoy Dasgupta|
|Distributed by||SVF Entertainment|
Ek Je Chhilo Raja is an Indian Bengali drama film directed by Srijit Mukherji, under the banner of SVF Entertainment Pvt Ltd, starring Jisshu Sengupta in the titular role of Maharaja Mahendra Kumar Chowdhury as well as the Bhawal sanyasi. The film also stars Jaya Ahsan, Aparna Sen, Anirban Bhattacharya, Anjan Dutt, Rudranil Ghosh and Sreenanda Shankar. The movie was released during Durga puja 2018. Most of the film was shot at Kathgola in Murshidabad. The film won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Bengali at India's 66th National Film Awards.
- Jisshu Sengupta as Raja Mahendra Kumar Chowdhury
- Jaya Ahsan as Mrinmayee Debi
- Anirban Bhattacharya as Satya Banerjee
- Anjan Dutta as Lawyer Bhaskar Mukherjee
- Aparna Sen as Lawyer Anupama Basu
- Rudranil Ghosh as Doctor Ashwini Dasgupta
- Rajnandini Paul as Chandravati Devi
- Barun Chanda as The Judge
- Alexx O'Nell as Rankin
- Sreenanda Shankar as Kadambari (Baiji)
|1.||"Esho Hey (এসো হে)"||Srijato||Indraadip Dasgupta||Shreya Ghoshal & Ishan Mitra||3:37|
|2.||"Tu Dikkhe Na (তু দিখে না)"||Srijato||Indraadip Dasgupta||Kailash Kher & Ishan Mitra||5:56|
|3.||"Maharajo"||Rabindranath Tagore, Srijato||Rabindranath Tagore, Indraadip Dasgupta||Sahana Bajpaie||4:16|
|4.||"Ke Ami Kothay"||Srijato||Indraadip Dasgupta||Arijit Singh||3:03|
|5.||"Ruthey Naina"||Srijato||Indraadip Dasgupta||Kaushiki Chakraborty||2:42|
Release and reception
Ek Je Chhilo Raja released on 12 October 2018. Bengali newspaper Anandabazar Patrika wrote in their review that Jisshu Sengupta performance was one of the best portrayals in his career. They also praised the mind blowing performance by the exceptionally talented Jaya Ahsan, who in other words stole the show.
- "Jaya starrer 'Ek Je Chhilo Raja' releases new track 'Maharajo'". 30 September 2018.
- Mazumdar, Shreyanka (17 April 2018). "Dubbing for Ek Je Chilo Raja starts". The Times of India. Retrieved 1 June 2018.
- "'Ek Je Chhilo Raja': Anirban Bhattacharya spills the beans on his character". The Times of India. Retrieved 10 October 2018.
- রায়, অময় দেব. "মুভি রিভিউ: যিশুর সেরা অভিনয়, তবে কামাল করলেন জয়া". anandabazar.com (in Bengali). Retrieved 12 October 2018.