Rituparna Sengupta Height Weight Bra Size Age Biography Family Wiki Net Worth, Affairs, Marriage & much more. Rituparna Sengupta (Rituparna Shengupta) is an Indian actress and producer who is known for her work in Bengali cinema and Hindi cinema. One of the most successful actresses of Bengali cinema, she rode the crest of her box office success in the late 1990s. She won a National Award, two Filmfare Awards, four BFJA Awards and four Anandalok Awards.
Initially promoted as the carbon copy of Satabdi Roy, Sengupta made her screen debut opposite Kushal Chakraborty in the Bengali fantasy TV series Shwet Kapot (1989) directed by the latter and broadcast on DD Bangla. She was catapulted to stardom after she made her big screen debut with Prabhat Roy’s National Award-winning Bengali film Shwet Patharer Thala (1992). She made her Bollywood debut with Partho Ghosh’s Teesra Kaun (1994). She had a very successful on screen collaboration with Prosenjit, Chiranjeet and Manna. She featured opposite Prosenjit for the first time in Bhijoy Bhaskar’s Nagpanchami (1994) which was a major commercial success. Her other major hits opposite Prosenjit include Abujh Mon (1996), Moner Manush (1997), Pabitra Papi (1997), Baba Keno Chakar (1998), Daay Dayitwa (1999), Sindur Khela (1999), Sudhu Ekbar Bolo (1999), Tumi Ele Tai (1999), Sasurbari Zindabad (2000) and Praktan (2016). Her first collaboration with Chiranjeet was Prashant Nanda’s Lal Paan Bibi (1994) which was also a major financial success. Her other hits opposite Chiranjeet include Naginkanya (1995), Rakhal Raja (1995), Sansar Sangram (1995), Chandragrahan (1997), Bishnu Narayan (1998), Sindur Khela (1999), Bastir Meye Radha (2000) and Hatiyar (2001). She teamed up with Manna for the first time in Sharif Uddin Khan Dipu’s commercially successful Bangladeshi film Desh Dorodi (1998). Her other hits with Manna include Killer (2000), Shesh Juddho (2000), Jummon Koshai, Eri Naam Bhalobasa, Ranangan (2004), Swami Chintai (2006). She received critical acclaim for her roles in films such as Dahan (1997), Utsab (2000), Paromitar Ek Din (2000), Chaturanga (2008) and Ahaa Re (2019).
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Rituparna was interested in the arts since a young age and learned painting, dancing, singing and handicrafts at a painting school, called Chitrangshu. She studied at Carmel High school, and later graduated in history from Lady Brabourne College. She began studying Modern History for an M.A. at University of Calcutta, but had to interrupt studies to concentrate on her career as an actress .
Personal life and image in media
She married her childhood friend Sanjay Chakrabarti, founder and CEO of MobiApps on 13 December 1999 in Munshigonj and the couple has a son named Ankan and a daughter named Rishona Niya.
Sengupta has a deferential attitude to Debashree Roy whereas her attitude towards Satabdi Roy is oscillating. The relationship between the two got sour during the shooting of Prashanta Nanda’s Laal Paan Bibi (1994) when Sengupta literally broke drown into tears after she was denounced for coming late to the set of the film, by Roy who was the bigger star by then. Roy cast Sengupta as the female lead in her directorial venture Om Shanti (2012). Both the actresses were interrogated whether their professional rivalry would affect the making of the film. Both of them denied such rivalry. Sengupta later claimed that she had been given lesser importance in the poster of the film while Roy said that the former’s grievance is meaningless. Sengupta was absent at the premier show of the film, which generated the speculation in the media that the duo were no longer in talking terms. In April, 2014, the duo were spotted talking again at a quiz contest conducted by Anandabazar Patrika. Time and again, she has been an object of mockery among netizens for her unimpressive sense of fashion.
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On 19 July 2019, Sengupta was interrogated by ED officers about an amount of near about 7 crore that she had received from the Rose Valley Group led by Gautam Kundu.
In the 2020 controversial vlog Let’s Expose Face It, Sreelekha Mitra said that Sengupta wanted to play the lead in Tolly Lights that features Mitra as the protagonist. Mitra said that Sengupta made a phone call to Arjun Chakraborty, the director of the film and requested him to cast herself replacing Mitra.
Awards and honors
|1995||Bharat Nirman Award|
|1996||Kazi Nazrul Islam Birth Centenary Award by the Law Society of Calcutta|
|1998||National Film Award for Best Actress for Dahan|
|1999||Anandalok Puraskar for Best Actress for Dahan|
|2000||Anandalok Puraskar for Best Supporting Actress for Attiya Sajan|
|2005||Anandalok Puraskar for Best Glamour Queen|
|2007||Anandalok Puraskar for Best Actress for Anuranan|
|1999||BFJA – Best Actress Award|
|2004||BFJA – Best Actress Award for Alo|
|2006||BFJA – Best Actress Award for Trishna|
|2013||BFJA – Best Actress Award for Muktadhara|
|1993||Kalakar Award for Best Supporting Actress, Swet Pathorer Thala|
|1997||Kalakar Award for Best Actress, Abujh Mon|
|1998||Kalakar Special Award for Moner Manush|
|2001||Kalakar Award for Best Actress, Sasurbari Zindabad|
|2004||Kalakar Award for Best Actress, Mondo Meyer Upakhyan|
|2006||Kalakar Award for Best Actress, Dwitiya Basanta|
|2007||Kalakar Award for Best Actress, Batikrami|
|2008||Kalakar Award for Best Actress, Anuranan|
|2009||Kalakar Award for Best Actress, Mon Amour|
|2010||Kalakar Award for Best Actress, Aaynate|
|2014||Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress, Alik Sukh|
|2017||Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress, “Praktan”|