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Sunday, October 19, 2014
Zee Bangla Channel paid tribute to Mahanayika Suchitra Sen.
Zee Bangla Channel paid
tribute to Mahanayika Suchitra Sen.
Zee Bangla Channel with the help of the entire film fraternity gave tribute to legendary Mahanayika Suchitra Sen on 19th October, 2014. The entire program was shown on Zee Bangla Channel.
Clippings from Suchitra Sen’ films were shown. Legendary singer Sandhya Mukherjee was brought up. She shared her experience of singing maximum number of songs for Suchitra Sen. Majority of those songs became classic songs. Soumitra Chatterjee shared his experience of acting with Suchitra Sen in the film Saat Pake Bandha. He was impressed with her personality. He received the Jury Award in Moscow Festival and Satyajit Ray was one of the members of the Jury.
Actors and actresses of the present generation ranging from Prasenjit Chatterjee to Rituparna Sengupta, Manami, Shubhashree, Koyel Mullick, and others danced at her songs. Actors Biswajeet Chakravarty and Tanima Debi acted in a small play to speak about Suchitra Sen’s films.
Jishu Sengupta, Rachana Banerjee, Saswata Chatterjee all anchored the program. Everyone echoed the same sentiment that both mahanayak Uttam Kumar and Mahanayika Suchitra Sen were the best couple in Celluloid. The art of romantic acting started with them and for the last 60 years they had remained a phenomenon.
Singers June, Ujjaini and others sang different songs of Suchitra Sen which were either sang by Sandhya Mukherjee or Geeta Dutt. Mimi Chakravarty came and said that she had written her praises on Suchitra Sen. Saying anything about the legendary actress made her nervous.
Actress Indrani Dutta got a scope of dancing in Suchitra Sen’s song “ghum ghum chand jhikimiki tara”. He said she loved the song very much. Everyone paid their respect to the departed soul of legendary Suchitra Sen.