Manoj Mitra – a legend of Bengali Cinema, celebrated his 72th birthday on December 22, 09. He has also completed 50 years in theatre this year only. Manoj Mitra wrote his first drama on 1959. Manoj Mitra has written more than 100 Bengali Dramas and worked in numerous remarkable Bengali Cinemas.
Porobaas, Sajano Bagan, Rajdorshon, Alokanondar Shobhajatra, Kenaram Becharam, Puran Kotha, Ja Nei Bharote, Bhelay Bhashe Sita, Tokkhok are some of his immortal creation and contribution towards Bengali Drama.
Manoj Mitra was born in Khulna and has seen okal mrittyu of many of his friends and family members. His fear about death has been reflected in most of his works and writings. “Recent theatre is my inspiration” said Manoj Mitra in an interview.
After Bijan Bhattacharjya, Badal Sarkar came Utpal Dutta and Majoj Mitra. West Bengal still presents maximum of Manoj Mitrs Drama every year.
Bancharamer Bagan is probably the most popular movie by Manoj Mitra. “Adarsha Hindu Hotel” is one of the popular Monoj Mitra drama that was made into TV Serial.
BUY Chikitsa Sankot-Drama by Manoj Mitra
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