Soham Chakraborty

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Soham Chakraborty
Born
Soham Chakraborty

(1984-03-04) 4 March 1984 (age 34)
Other namesMaster Bittu (during his childhood days)
Occupation
Years active1987 child artist–present
Notable work
Political partyAll India Trinamool Congress
Spouse(s)
  • Tanaya Chakraborty(m.2012)
Children2
Parent(s)
  • Subrata Chakraborty (father)
  • Deepa Chakraborty (mother)
Family
  • Sreeparna Chakraborty (Sister)
  • Sreesh Bhowmick (Nephew)

Soham Chakraborty is an Indian film actor, producer and politician who appears in Bengali films. He started his acting career as a child artist at the age of three as Master Bittu, and also appeared in the film Shakha Proshakha, a film by Satyajit Ray. As an adult he starred in Chander Bari, and has acted in several successful films including Prem Aamar (2009).[1][2]

Acting career[edit]

Soham Chakraborty debuted in 1987 Bengali film Chhoto Bou, at that time he was 2 years and 6 months old.[3] His first film at a young age was Chander Bari.[4] His next Big Budget film was Bajimaat directed by Haranath Chakraborty, Produced by Piyus Saha which was a success at the box office. Chakraborty has described the difficult phase in his acting career and he did not expect a chance in Bengali films after the success of Bajimaat. But, in next year he acted in Prem Aamar directed by Raj Chakraborty and produced by Shree Venkatesh Films ,which was a blockbuster and highest groccer in Bengali film’s history. After Prem Aamar he acted in films like Rahasya, Jeena, and Soldier which were commercially average.[1][5] His another super hit film Amanush released in 2010. The film was directed by Rajib Biswas. Chakraborty played the role of Vinod, an orphan who has suffered a lot of physical and mental torture in his childhood.[5]

Television[edit]

Soham also anchored in a reality show Twinkle Twinkle Dancing Star launched by makers of Chirodini...Tumi Je Amar, Prem Amar, Challenge and Amanush.[6] He was also the host of Parar Sera Bouthan, replacing Aneek Dhar, which airs on ETV Bangla.[7] The show is currently hosted by Aparajita Adhya.Soham has also appeared on television serial Bojhena Se Bojhena.

Politics[edit]

Chakraborty joined All India Trinamool Congress in 2015.[8] He contested in 2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election but lost.[9][10]

Filmography[edit]

Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Director Role

Note

2019 Bhoot Chakra Private Limited Films that have not been releases TBA
2019 Googly Films that have not been releases TBA
2019 Miss CallFilms that have not been releases TBA
2019 Nabajiban Bima Company Films that have not been releases TBA
2018 Jamai Bodol Rabi Kinagi Remake of tamil movieEedo Rakam Aado Rakam
2018 Ami Sudhu Tor Holam Chiranjeev
2018 Bagh Bandi Khela Sujit Mondal Hirok
2018 Tui Sudhu Amar Aditya
2018 Piya Re Abhimannu Mukherjee Ravi Remake of Kannada movie Krishnan Love Story[11]
2018 Rongberonger Korhi Ramchandra Murmu
2018 Pramendru Bokash Chaku Honeymoon Gitin Based on Samaresh Majumder's novel [12]
2017 Jio Pagla Ravi Kinagi Raj Shankar Dhol/Gouri Core story based on the play Joy Maa Kali Boarding
2017 Dekh Kemon Lage Rahul Roy
2017 Amar Aponjon Raja Chanda Joydip Mukherjee Remake of Autograph
2016 Gangster Birsha Dasgupta Vishnu (Cameo)
2015 Black Raja Chanda Bullet / Biltu
2015 Shudhu Tomari Jonyo Birsha Dasgupta Siraz Chowdhury Remake of Raja Rani
2015 Katmundu Raj Chakraborty Sunny
2015 Jamai 420 Rabi Kinagi Shaan
2015 Amanush 2 Rajiv Kumar Biswas Md.Salim/Raghu/Ashok Remake of Naan
2014 Golpo Holeo Shotti Birsha Dasgupta Rudra Remake of Pizza
2014 Bangali Babu English Mem Ravi Kinagi Madhushudan/Madhu/Honey Remake of Jatt & Juliet
2013 Loveria Raja Chanda Aditya Remake of Bumper Offer
2012 Bojhena Shey Bojhena Raj Chakraborty Noor Islam Remake of Engaeyum Eppothum
2012 Jaaneman Raja Chanda Debaditrya/Deva Remake of Paiyaa
2012 Le Halua Le Raja Chanda Rahul Remake of Poochakkoru Mookkuthi and its Hindi version Hungama
2011 Jibon Rong Berong Abhishek
2011 Faande Poriya Boga Kaande Re Raju Remake of Maryada Ramanna
2010 Atanka / Aatangko Babli Special Appearance
2010 Kichu Paowa Kichu Chaowa Uday
2010 Hangover Special Appearance
2010 Amanush Vinod Remake of Kaadhal Kondein
2010 Soldier Subhash Chandra
2010 Jeena Siddhartha Basu
2010 Rahasya The Bhoutik
2009 Prem Aamar Ravi Remake of 7G Rainbow Colony
2008 Bajimaat Suvra Roy/Suvra
2007 Chander Bari
2001 Ek Tukro Chand Shontu Sequel of Kakababu Here Gelen?
1998 Chowdhury Paribar
1997 Mayar Badhon Kushal Child Actor
1996 Lathi Master Bittu
1992 Surer Bhubane
1991 Nawab
1990 Debota
1990 Garmil Shuvoo
1990 Shakha Proshakha Dingo
1989 Nayan Moni Sachin Adhikari
1989 Mangaldeep
1987 Choto Bou Master Bittu

Accolades[edit]

Year Award Category Film Result
2010 Star Jalsha Entertainment Awards Best Actor Prem Amar Won
2011 Star Jalsha Entertainment Awards Best Actor Amanush Won
Tele Cine Awards Best Actor Amanush Won
Zee Bangla Gourab Somman Awards Best Actor Amanush Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "I have become choosey: Soham Chakraborty". Times of India. 20 January 2010. Retrieved 11 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Soham Chakraborty Bengali Actor". Retrieved 11 December 2012.
  3. ^ Nag, Kushali (27 May 2008). "Spotlight". The Telegraph, Calcutta. Calcutta, India. Retrieved 11 October 2012.
  4. ^ "Janemon pair Koel & Soham romance in serene Switzerland". The Telegraph (Calcutta). Calcutta, India. 9 May 2012. Retrieved 11 October 2012.
  5. ^ a b Nag, Kushali (27 April 2010). "Why soham plays a geek in friday release Amanush". The Telegraph (Calcutta). Calcutta, India. Retrieved 11 October 2012.
  6. ^ "Soham to make TV debut?". Times of India. 23 April 2010. Retrieved 25 December 2012.
  7. ^ "Soham to anchor T.V. show?". The Times of India.
  8. ^ "Trinamool Youth Congress to protest against fuel price hike". DNA India. 16 May 2015. Retrieved 30 December 2017.
  9. ^ "Trinamool's actor candidate Sohom worth over Rs.2 crore". Business Standard. 25 March 2016. Retrieved 30 December 2017.
  10. ^ "8 Ministers, TMC's Madan Mitra Among Heavyweight Losers in Bengal". News18. 20 May 2016. Retrieved 30 December 2017.
  11. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bh_WtpnST8w
  12. ^ https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/bengali/movie-reviews/honeymoon/movie-review/63065336.cms

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