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Published by Bhavya Shah on 28 May 2022

Here is some of the most talked about news in the Bengali cinema

1.) Actress Bidisha De Majumdar dead, found hanging at her apartment.

21 years old model turned actress Bidisha De Majumdar was found dead at her apartment in Dumdum. This happened after popular TV actress Pallavi Dey’s alleged suicide on Wednesday. However, it is not yet certain whether Bidisha has committed suicide or been murdered. The body of the young actress was found hanging at her apartment. The police are yet to make headway in the case.

2.) Rituparna’s next to feature her in double role

Renowned actress Rituparna, who is known for Bollywood hits like ‘Taal’ and ‘Pardes’. is all set to feature in the double role avatar in her next film ‘Antardrishti’, a revenge thriller, which is a remake of ‘Julia’s Eyes’, a Spanish horror film. The thriller has been shot in Bengali, Marathi, Tamil and Kannada. Actors Sean Banerjee and Indrajit Chakraborty are also part of the cast.

3.) Saswata Chatterjee bags role in Deepika Padukone starrer Project K

Saswata Da has made a mark in not only the Bengali cinema but also in Bollywood, with films like Jagga Jasoos and Kahani among others. His stellar performance in the recently released Kangana Ranaut-starrer ‘Dhaakad’ has been much talked about. Saswata has bagged a key role in director Nag Ashwin’s ‘Project K’ which stars Deepika Padukone and Prabhas in the lead, along with Amitabh Bachchan.

4.) Sandip Ray starts work on new Feluda film

Sandip Ray looks forward to shooting his next film based on Satyajit Ray’s detective character Feluda. The film, a murder mystery, is about how the ace detective goes for a seaside vacation in Puri on with his cousin Topshe and friend Lalmohan babu but gets involved in investigating a murder mystery. Indraneil Sengupta will be playing the new Feluda.

5.) Paoli ‘Chhaad’ gets massive screening at Cannes Market section

Actress Paoli Dam got the screening of a life time after her movie ‘Chhaad’ was screened at the Cannes Market section. This is an amazing feat that she managed to achieve a second time. the first time, her film ‘Chhatrak’ was screened at the Cannes Film Festival in 2011. The film stars Paoli and Rahul Banerjee, and has been directed by Indrani Chakraborty. ‘Chhaad’ also has Rajnandidni Paul in a key role.

6.) Saswata Chatterjee’s ‘Tirandaj Shabor’ greeted well by the audience

Saswata Chatterjee, who returned as popular detective character, Shabor Dasgupta, in Arindam Sil’s latest release ‘Tirandaj Shabor’, was besides himself with joy after the fabulous response of the audience. While this is a classic whodunit drama, it is the fourth time that Saswata plays Shabor.

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