Iftakar Chowdhury

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Iftakar Chowdhury
Native name
ইফতেখার চৌধুরী
Alma materCollege of Staten Island
OccupationFilm actor and director

Iftakar Chowdhury is a Bangladeshi-American film actor and director. He started his career as a director with Khoj: The Search. The film was released in 2010, and introduced new technologies in Dhallywood.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Chowdhury was born to a Bangladeshi parent but emigrated to the United States, settling in New York City. He completed his secondary education from La Guardia High School, later graduating from the College of Staten Island.[citation needed]


He started his career with Khoj: The Search, which did well at the box office.[2] His second movie was Dehorokkhi, starring Anisur Rahman Milon, Kazi Maruf,[3] and Bobby, which was released in 2013.[4] It was a success at the box office.[5][6]

His third film, Agnee, released on 14 February 2014, became an all-time blockbuster.[7][8][9] He has finished Bizli, Bangladesh's first super hero film shot in Iceland, Thailand, India and Bangladesh.[10]


As Director[edit]

Year Film Cast Language Notes
2010 Khoj: The Search Ananta, Barsha, Bobby Bengali First Film
2013 Dehorokkhi Kazi Maruf, Bobby, Milon Bengali
2014 Agnee Mahiya Mahi, Arifin Shuvoo Bengali
Rajotto[11][12][13] Shakib Khan, Bobby Bengali
2015 Action Jasmine[14] Bobby, Symon Sadik Bengali
Agnee 2 Mahiya Mahi, Om Bengali
2016 One Way Bobby, Bappi, Milon Bengali
2018 Bizli Bobby, Satabdi Roy, Raanveer Bengali
2019 Picnic Ziaul Roshan Bengali Pre-Production
Jongi Shakib Khan, D.A. Tayeb, Bobby Bengali
Agnee 3 Puja Cherry Bengali


As Actor[edit]

Year Film Role Language Notes
2010 Khoj: The Search Anti Hero Bengali
2013 Dehorokkhi Guest Appearance Bengali
2014 Agnee Anti Hero Bengali
2015 One Way Side Villain Bengali
2015 Action Jasmine Director Bengali

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Khawaja Ashraful Hawak, Md Abdul Wadud (27 April 2010). "নতুন ধারার 'খোঁজ দ্য সার্চ'". Samakal.com.bd. Archived from the original on 19 March 2012. Retrieved 5 November 2012.
  2. ^ "'খোঁজ-দ্য সার্চ' দেখতে প্রথম দিনেই হলভর্তি দর্শক". Dailyjanakantha.com. 17 April 2010. Retrieved 5 November 2012.
  3. ^ "দ্বিতীয় সপ্তাহেও সগৌরবে চলছে 'দেহরক্ষী'". Media Times 24. Archived from the original on 15 December 2013. Retrieved 29 April 2013.
  4. ^ "দেহরক্ষী নতুন কিছু কী পেলাম?". Samakal. Archived from the original on 28 June 2013. Retrieved 29 April 2013.
  5. ^ "সকল শ্রেণীর দর্শকের 'দেহরক্ষী'". Media Times 24. Archived from the original on 15 December 2013. Retrieved 29 April 2013.
  6. ^ "Dehorokkhi hits the box office". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 29 April 2013.
  7. ^ "Mahiya Mahi's new action avatar".
  8. ^ "অগ্নির অগ্নিঝরা প্রমো". Archived from the original on 22 October 2013.
  9. ^ "সেন্সর ছারপত্র পেল 'অগ্নি'". Archived from the original on 4 December 2013.
  10. ^ https://www.thedailystar.net/showbiz/cover-story/producer-actor-bobby-bangladeshi-first-superhero-film-bizli-1562287
  11. ^ "Shakib & Boby once again for Rajotto". kalerkantho.com. Retrieved 29 August 2013.
  12. ^ "Shakib Khan's Rajotto with Boby". samakal.net. Retrieved 29 August 2013.
  13. ^ "Shakib Khan's Rajotto". bmdb.com. Retrieved 29 August 2013.
  14. ^ "সংসদের সামনে চোর-পুলিশের খেলা".
  15. ^ "Action Lady 2014 Bangla Movie By Bobby".

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