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Sengupta with wife Barkha Bisht Sengupta
|Born||8 September 1974|
Indraneil Sengupta is an Indian film and television actor,and a model living in Kolkata since 2004.
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Sengupta was a finalist of the 1999 Gladrags Manhunt Contest in which John Abraham was the winner. He modelled for designer Rohit Bal and worked for choreographers Marc Robinson and Achala Sachdev. He also appeared in commercials for the Tata Indigo Marina car, VIP Frenchie and Aquafina.
Later, he transitioned into music videos, including those for Falguni Pathak's "Pal pal tere yaad sataye" and Jagjit Singh; one for the south Indian singer Yesudas's Hindi album; and a remix of the old film song "Koi diya jale kahin (rum pum bum)", sung by Asha Bhosle from the movie Bees Saal Baad . He also appeared in a television show on STAR Plus, Pyaar ke do naam...Ek Radha Ek Shyaam .
In 2004, he starred in the film Shukriya: Till Death Do Us Apart which also starred Aftab Shivdasani, Shriya Saran and Anupam Kher. He was to act in the movie Dus but the project got shelved.
In 2008, he played the negative role of Mohan Kanta, a British Indian army man who betrays his revolting pro-independence military regiment in the horror film 1920, written and directed by Vikram Bhatt. He also starred as Tushaar in the Zee TV serial Banoo Main Teri Dulhan.
He appeared with his wife in Nach Baliye 3 as a late entrant.
He starred in Bollywood movies Mumbai Salsa and Kahaani . He has also done a few Bengali films. In 2008, he starred in Janala , also starring Swastika Mukherjee and directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta.
At the beginning of 2009, he starred opposite Indrani Haldar in Angshumaner Chhobi , which was directed by first-time filmmaker, Atanu Ghosh. The film was the only Bengali entry in the competitive section of the Indian Panorama in Goa. In late 2009, he starred as a bisexual lover in Kaushik Ganguly's Arekti Premer Golpo . His love interest in this film is director Rituparno Ghosh, and this was Rituparno's first movie as an actor.
In 2010, he did his first commercial Bengali film, Jodi Ekdin, directed by Riingo. Indraneil received the Anandalok Fresh Face of the Year (male) award in 2009 for Anshumaner Chobi.
Indraneil starred as a young aspiring director in the Bengali movie Autograph with Prasenjit Chatterjee and Nandana Sen. The movie is a tribute to both Satyajit Ray and to Uttam Kumar as it is on the lines of the film Nayak .
In 2012 he acted in the Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury-directed Bengali movie Aparajita Tumi , in which he played a young Bangladeshi professor. He played the role of a criminal in the Hindi film Kahaani , directed by Sujoy Ghosh in the same year. In 2012 he also played a role in a Bangladeshi movie, Chorabali .
He also starred in Goyenda Gogol , which was released in 2013.
He also starred in Teen Patti, a Bengali film directed by Jenny Sarkar and Dipayan Mandal.
|2004||Shukriya: Till Death Do Us Apart||Hindi||Yash||India|
|2007||Mumbai Salsa||Hindi||Karan Kapoor||India|
|2011||Arekti Premer Golpo||Bengali||Basu||India|
|2012||Kahaani||Hindi||Arnav Bagchi/Milan Damji||India|
|2012||Elar Char Adhyay||Bengali||Atindra||India|
|2013||Goyenda Gogol||Bengali||Ashok Thakur||India|
|2013||Mishor Rohoshyo||Bengali||Hani Alkadi||India|
|2014||Samrat & Co.||Hindi||Vijay Singh||India|
|2014||Gogoler Kirti||Bengali||Ashok Thakur||India|
|2016||Samraat: The King Is Here||Bengali||Raja||Bangladesh|
|2016||Kiriti O Kalo Bhromor||Bengali||Kiriti Roy||India|
|2017||Boss 2||Bengali||Bidyut Shivalkar||India|
|2018||Nilacholey Kiriti||Bengali||Kiriti Roy||India|
|2018||Aschhe Abar Shabor||Bengali||Bijoy Sen||India|
|2020||Love and Affairs||Abhishek||hoichoi|
|2020||Abhay - S2||TBA||ZEE5|
|2020||The Gone Game||Prateek Jindal||Voot|
|2005||Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Raadha, Ek Shyaam||Shyaam||Star Plus|
|2006||Banoo Main Teri Dulhann||Tushar||Zee TV|
|2007||Aahat (Season 3; Episode - 3 'Khel')||Abhilash||Sony Entertainment Television|
|2007||Nach Baliye (Season 3)||Self (competitor)||Star Plus|
|2008||Babul Ki Bitiya Chali Doli Saja Ke||Daksh||Sahara One|
|2014||Tumhari Paakhi||Rohan||Life OK|
|2014||Box Cricket League||Self (competitor; represented Chandigarh Cubs)||Sony Entertainment Television|
|2015||Maharakshak: Devi||Shukracharya||Zee TV|
|2015||Darr Sabko Lagta Hai (Season 1; Episode 25)||Avinash||&TV|
|2016||Jamai Raja||Neil Sengupta||Zee TV|
|2017||Ghulaam||STS officer Raghav Verma (cameo)||Life OK|
|2017–2019||Nimki Mukhiya||Abhimanyu Rai||Star Bharat|
|2019–2020||Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapuran||Lord Shiva||Colors TV|
|2019–2020||Yeh Hai Chahatein||Rajeev Khurana||Star Plus|
On 1 March 2008, Sengupta married Barkha Bisht Sengupta who was his co-star in Doli Saja Ke and Pyaar ke do naam...Ek Radha Ek Shyaam .They have a daughter named Meira, who was born in October 2011.
Kedarnath Bhattacharaya, better known as Kumar Sanu, is a leading Bollywood Indian Bengali playback singer. He is often popularly called as King of Melody. He is famous for singing thousands of Bollywood songs. Apart from Hindi, he has also sang in other languages including Marathi, Assamese, Bhojpuri, Gujarati, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, Punjabi, Oriya, Chhattisgarhi, Urdu, Pali, English, Spanish and his native language, Bengali, both in West Bengal and Bangladesh. He is holding the record for winning five consecutive Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer (1990-1994) along with Arijit Singh. For his contribution to Indian cinema and music, he was awarded the Padma Shri in 2009 by the Government of India. He is the first Indian playback singer who have been honoured by the United States state of Ohio, where the Mayor Michael R. Turner has declared 31st March as Kumar Sanu Day. He has also felicitated at the UK Houses of Parliament, along with Anuradha Paudwal for contribution in Indian Music and also social services by Indo-British All Party Parliamentary Group. As many as 25 of his tracks feature in BBC's "Top 40 Bollywood Soundtracks of all time".
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