|Member of West Bengal Legislative Assembly|
2 May 2021
|Preceded by||Shilbhadra Dutta|
|Constituency||Barrackpur, North 24 Parganas|
|Born|| February 21, 1975 |
|Education||Rishi Bankim Chandra Colleges, Naihati|
|Occupation||Film director, actor, producer|
|Political party||All India Trinamool Congress|
Raj Chakraborty is an Indian film director, actor and producer.He is one of the most commercially successful film-makers in Tollywood. Before directing his debut film, he was busy in Bengali TV. Raj Chakraborty was associated with Zee Bangla's popular laughter show Mirakkel , hosted by Mir, and dance competition Dance Bangla Dance , judged by Mithun Chakraborty, during their initial days. He also directed Star Jalsha's laughter programme I Laugh You.
|Denotes films that have not yet been released|
|2008||Chirodini Tumi Je Amar||Shree Venkatesh Films||Remake of Kaadhal (2004) (Tamil)|
|2009||Challenge||Remake of Dil (2003) and Bunny (2005) Telugu|
|2009||Prem Aamar||Remake of 7G Rainbow Colony (2004) (Tamil)|
|2010||Le Chakka||Srijan Arts||Remake of Chennai 600028 (2007) (Tamil)|
|2010||Dui Prithibi||Shree Venkatesh Films||Remake of Gamyam (2008) (Telugu)|
|2011||Shotru||Eskay Movies||Remake of Singam (2010) (Tamil)|
|2012||Bojhena Shey Bojhena||Shree Venkatesh Films||Remake of Engaeyum Eppothum (2011) (Tamil)|
|2013||Kanamachi||Eskay Movies||Remake of Ko (2011) (Tamil)|
|2013||Proloy|| Shree Venkatesh Films |
Raj Chakraborty Entertainment Productions
|Inspired by a true story|
|2014||Borbaad||Shree Venkatesh Films||Remake of Polladhavan (2007) (Tamil)|
|2014||Yoddha||Remake of Magadheera (2009) (Telugu)|
|2015||Parbona Ami Chartey Tokey|| Shree Venkatesh Films |
|Remake of Uyyala Jampala (2013) (Telugu)|
|2016||Abhimaan|| Reliance Entertainment |
Walzen Media Works
|Remake of Attarintiki Daredi (2013) (Telugu)|
|2017||Chaamp||Dev Entertainment Ventures||Original|
|2017||Bolo Dugga Maiki||SVF Entertainment||Partially adapted from Oru Vadakkan Selfie (Malayalam)|
|2018||Adventures of Jojo||Original|
|2019||Shesh Theke Shuru||Jeetz Filmworks Pvt. Ltd.||Original|
|2019||Parineeta||Raj Chakraborty Entertainment Productions||Original|
|2008||Chirodini Tumi Je Amar||Cameo|
|2012||Hemlock Society||Setu Bhenkatraman|
|Bojhena Shey Bojhena|
|Parbona Ami Chartey Tokey||Cameo|
|2018||Noor Jahaan||Indo-Bangladesh joint venture film.|
|2019||Prem Amar 2||Indo-Bangladesh joint venture film.|
|Anandalok Awards||2008||Best Director||Chirodini Tumi Je Amar||Won|
|2010||Best Director||Le Chakka||Won|
|Tele Cine Awards||2012||Best Director||Bojhena Shey Bojhena||Won|
|BFJA Awards||2013||Best Promising Director||Won|
Raj Chakraborty produced the television serial Kanamachi , which was aired on Star Jalsha. For Zee Bangla, Raj Chakraborty Productions made the popular soap opera Raage Anuraage . He returned as director of his very own show I Laugh You, a show he had started in its first season. I Laugh You was a very popular laughter programme in the Indian regional television world, which was aired on Star Jalsha. Raj Chakraborty's association with another very popular Bengali entertainment channel Colors Bangla occurred with him producing the soap opera Kajallata for that channel.
He has recently joined in Trinamool Congress in the hands of leader Mamata Banerjee.Later on 5 March 2021, Trinamool Congress leaders announced Chakraborty to be contesting this 2021 West Bengal Legislative Assembly Elections from Barrackpore (Vidhan Sabha constituency). He won on 2 May 2021.
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