Meghna Halder, the Bengali actress who is known for her Bollywood flicks Mere ‘Hum Safar’ with Siddharth Koirala and ‘Take Off’ Rajpal Yadav and Kaji Toukir, is once again ready to put the screen on fire along with the very handsome Priyangshu Chatterjee with thier upcoming film ‘Ei Raat Tomar Amar’. Meghna also has a brilliant filmography in Bengali film industry which includes films like ‘Shapmochon’ with Jishu, ‘Sathihara’ with superstar Jeet, critically acclaimed movie Barrage 86 and many more. The actress speaks her heart out about the film, the bold scenes, her experience working with Priyanshu and more
Lead Actress Pujarini Ghosh with Director Srijon Bardhan of POSTMASTER (Bengali, 2016)
Srijon Bardhan, who made his directorial debut with
the new Kolkata Bengali movie ‘Postmaster’ (2016), is neck deep in
promoting the film along with his lead actors Pujarini Ghosh and Ishaan
Majumdar. The debutant director chatted with Washington Bangla Radio
about Postmaster just before his film opened in Kolkata, talking about
his background and more. Excerpts:
Ritabhari Chakrabarty and Mainak Banerjee in IT'S BOSHONTO (Bengali, 2016)
Actor Mainak Banerjee, one of the versatile actors among the young brigade of Tollywood , has been working in film industry for nearly a decade. Though he started his career as a protagonist, his most talked about act came as an antagonist when he played the villain in Raj Chakraborty’s ‘Borbaad’. Mainak's new Bangla movie releaseIt's Basantohit the theaters on 3rd June. Recently the actor engaged in a candid chat with Washington Bangla Radio correspondent J.P. Mandal to talk about his role inIt's Bashontoand more.
Anupam is coming to Washington DC to perform tonight in a school auditorium rented by the local Bengali diaspora. Meet Anupam Roy once again, this time in a conversation with Lovely Ghosh Ray Banerjee in a WBRi exclusive audio interview broadcast.
Actress Sayani Gupta has
recently made many headlines for her role in ‘Fan’ where she has shared
screenspace with none other than the superstar Shah Rukh Khan. Sayani’s
talent of acting was already noticed in the critically acclaimed film
‘Margarita With a Straw’ where she played a blind girl Khanum. With the
role of Sunaina, the assistant of Aryaan Khanna (Shah Rukh Khan) in
‘Fan’, Sayani has stepped into the big banner of Yash Raj Films. She
will also be seen in two upcoming big budget movies, ‘Baar Baar Dekho’
and ‘Jagga Jasoos’. Listen to Sayani chat with WBRi in Kolkata.
Tollywood superstar Jeet along with Bengali movie divas Nusrat Jahan, Sayantika and director Rajib Biswas recently appeared before the Kolkata press to promote their new Bangla movie ‘Power’.
In the press meet Jeet had a chat with Washington Bangla Radio correspondent J.P. Mandal talking about the movie, Jeet’s aspiration of being a police, his co-actors and more. Presenting the interview and also watch the full Bangla movie Power trailer via WBRi.
Biswajit Chatterjee directing a shot for his biopic on Netaji
Bollywood icon Biswajit Chattterjee who wooed the audience with his killer looks and brilliant performances in Hindi films like ‘Bees Saal baad’, ‘Night in London’ and ‘Aasra’ is excited about his dream project - a Biopic on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Biswajit Chatterjee captured the first shot of the movie on 23rd January, the birth anniversary of the great Indian leader. Chatterjee took out time for WBRi correspondent Jyoti Prakash Mandal in spite of his busy schedule and spoke at length about his dream project. Excerpts:
In an exclusive WBRi audio interview, the remarkable young Kolkata-based
film-maker Subhrajit Mitra returns to WBRi to talk about his new Bengali
feature film “Chorabali”. After
outstanding documentaries, Subhrajit debuted with his intellectually
stimulating feature filmMon Amour: Shesher Kobita Revisited(2008) and followed up withAGUNPAKHIThe Phoenix (2010). His next
project was "DUI BON", a Indian-Bangladeshi joint venture, was adapted
from the Tagore story to feature Tagore himself, Mahatma Gandhi and
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Subhrajit's WANGALA on Garo tribes in the
North-eastern Himalayan foothills was well appreciated in the
international film festival circuit. He had also been commissioned for
six documentaries by Doordarshan, and has made a full 52-episode
television series in collaboration with the Indian Space Research