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Nationality  Indian
Education  University of Calcutta
Role  Film actor
Name  Paran Bandopadhyay
Other names  Paran Banerjee

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Born  18 October 1940 (age 75) (1940-10-18)
Occupation  Retired West Bengal Government employee, film and television actor
Movies  Proloy, Bhooter Bhabishyat, Jekhane Bhooter Bhoy, Chaar, Open Tee Bioscope
Similar People  Rajatava Dutta, Sandip Ray, Saswata Chatterjee, Kharaj Mukherjee, Sabyasachi Chakrabarty

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Paran Bandopadhyay (alternate spelling Paran Bandyopadhyay) or Paran Banerjee is an Indian film, television and stage actor based in Kolkata. He has been a regular judge of Zee Bangla's reality show Mirakkel.


Early life

Bandopadhyay has roots in Jessore, Bangladesh. His mother died when he was young and his father left home. After that he was brought up by his paternal aunt in Dum Dum, Kolkata. He graduated from the City College at the University of Calcutta. In his childhood, Bandopadhyay participated in one-act plays in their neighborhood. He has also acted in some plays of the Indian People’s Theatre Association. In 1962 he got a job under the West Bengal government in the Department of PW Roads.


Bandopadhyay took retirement from his Government job in 2000. At that time he was 60 years old. Between 2000 and 2010, Bandopadhyay has acted in more than 35 films, such as Bhooter Bhabishyat, Cinemawala, Jekhane Bhooter Bhoy and The Japanese Wife.


  • Double Feluda
  • Nabajiban Bima Company (upcoming)
  • Cinemawala (2016)
  • It's Basanta (2016)
  • Monchora (2016)
  • Peace Haven (2016)
  • Arshinagar (2015)
  • Badshahi Angti (2014)
  • Chaar (2014)
  • Chhayamoy (2013)
  • Goynar Baksho (2013)
  • Proloy (2013)
  • Kidnapper (2013)
  • Jekhane Bhooter Bhoy (2012)
  • Bhooter Bhabishyat (2012)
  • Nobel Chor (2012)
  • Chalo Patol Tuli (2011)
  • Bindas Prem (2011)
  • Royal Bengal Rahashya (2011)
  • Gosainbaganer Bhoot (2011)
  • The Japanese Wife (2010)
  • Shono Mon Boli Tomay (2010)
  • Tintorettor Jishu (2008)
  • Hochheta Ki (2008)
  • Bombaiyer Bombete (2003)
  • Mondo Meyer Upakhyan (2002)
  • Dekha (2001)
  • Open Tee Bioscope
  • Television

  • Proloy Asche on Sananda TV
  • Boyei Gelo as Bhobhotash Basak on Zee Bangla.
  • Byomkesh as Anukul Babu on Colors Bangla.
  • songsar sukher hoy romonir gune
  • Awards and nominations

  • 2014 - Nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actor in Supporting Role (Male) – Bengali for Proloy
  • 2017 - Won for Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor-Male for Cinemawala
  • References

    Paran Bandopadhyay Wikipedia

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