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Occupation
  
Actor, musician

Years active
  
2003-present


Name
  
Samrat Chakrabarti

Role
  
Film actor

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Born
  
22 August 1975 (age 48) (
1975-08-22
)
London, England

Music groups
  
The Hyannis Sound (1997 – 2001), Five O'Clock Shadow

Music director
  
Walkaway, Firecracker, Fillum Star

Movies
  
Vishwaroopam, Gangor, Midnight's Children, The Waiting City, Beyond the Mask

Similar People
  
Italo Spinelli, Claire McCarthy, Ajay Naidu, Raj Amit Kumar, Deepa Mehta

Profiles

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Samrat Chakrabarti (Bengali: সম্রাট চক্রবর্তী) (born 22 August 1975) is a British-American film actor and musician of Indian descent.

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Early life

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Born in London, England to Indian Hindu Bengali immigrant parents from Kolkata, West Bengal, India. He performed in Indian community functions in Boston, Massachusetts, where he was exposed to music, poetry and the plays of Rabindranath Tagore.

Acting career

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Having acted all through school, Chakrabarti's feature film debut came in 2004 in Spike Lee's She Hate Me. Early in his career, he starred opposite Molly Shannon in The Wedding Weekend and then in Manish Acharya's Loins of Punjab Presents. He also had a role in the Australian film, The Waiting City. His film, The War Within, was nominated for an Indie Spirit Award while Bombay Summer, starring Tannishtha Chatterjee won Best Film at the 2009 MIAAC Film Festival. Chakrabarti starred opposite Rebecca Hazelwood in Kissing Cousins and made an appearance in the Yash Raj-produced Bollywood film, New York. Chakrabarti played the character Rishi, a menacing gangster in Ajay Naidu’s Ashes. He will be seen soon in Murder in the Dark, produced by Napoleon Dynamite’s Chris Wyatt.

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Chakrabarti has also appeared in television productions. He has appeared on In Treatment (HBO) as Irrfan Khan’s son, 30 Rock (NBC) opposite Alec Baldwin, Bored to Death (HBO), Blue Bloods (CBS) opposite Tom Selleck, Law & Order: Criminal Intent (NBC) opposite Chris Noth, Law & Order (NBC), Love Monkey (CBS), The Sopranos (HBO) opposite James Gandolfini, and All My Children. Chakrabarti was a recurring character on FX’s Damages opposite Ted Danson.

Music career

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Samrat Chakrabarti is also an established international musician. In 1994, he founded Brandeis University's award-winning all male a cappella group, VoiceMale, for which he continues to contribute arrangements and original compositions, including "Please Don't Go," which appears on the album Suit Up and arrangements for the national a cappella compilation Voices Only 2009. He won a U.S. CARA for Best Original Pop/Rock Song for his composition "What's It all About". He is a former member of the a cappella group Five O' Clock Shadow. He was also a part of the group The Hyannis Sound. In 1998, Chakrabarti produced an untitled album for his musical group, JYDE, and composed the song "Startving".

Chakrabarti has also composed the theme song "Dhol Beat" for Loins of Punjab, and Sundaram Tagore’s Natvar Bhavsar: Poetics of Color.

Filmography

Actor
-
Good Guys Don't Turn Me On (TV Series) (pre-production) as
Giorgio
-
Hema (Short) (post-production)
-
Rising Lotus (Short) (completed) as
Dr. Amit Banerjee
2023
Not Like the Other Girls (Short) (completed) as
Tom Shaffer
2014
How It Probably Went Down: Frank Sinatra (Short) (completed)
2022
Four Samosas as
Sunny and Salim
2022
New Amsterdam (TV Series) as
Farid Kashif
- I'll Be Your Shelter (2022) - Farid Kashif
2021
SKY as
Moose
2021
Scrapper as
Raj
2021
Leylak (Short) as
Abdul
2017
Bull (TV Series) as
Jai / Sean Laheri
- The Boy Who Cried Murder (2021) - Jai
- What's Your Number? (2017) - Sean Laheri
2020
Little Voice (TV Series) as
Anil
- Sea Change (2020) - Anil
- Ghost Light (2020) - Anil
- Love Hurts (2020) - Anil
- Dear Hope (2020) - Anil
- I Don't Know (2020) - Anil
2020
Homeland (TV Series) as
Ambassador Rashad
- Designated Driver (2020) - Ambassador Rashad
2020
I'll Meet You There as
Dr. Sahil Khan
2019
The Interning (Short) as
Araz
2019
After Class as
Terry
2019
Stray Dolls as
Sal
2018
Turned Out as
Dhruv
2018
The Sinner (TV Series) as
Benji Shaw
- Part VII (2018) - Benji Shaw
- Part V (2018) - Benji Shaw
- Part III (2018) - Benji Shaw
2018
Vishwaroopam 2 as
Dibankar 'Deep' Chatterjee
2018
Cold Pressed as
Mohana
2018
Strangers (TV Series) as
Jai
- Maskulinity (2018) - Jai
2018
Elementary (TV Series) as
Vikrant Jindal
- Sand Trap (2018) - Vikrant Jindal
2018
Ameen (Short) as
Masood
2018
Blindspot (TV Series) as
Antar Dhillon
- Deductions (2018) - Antar Dhillon
2018
Sneaky Pete (TV Series) as
Raj
- Maggie (2018) - Raj
2018
Crashing (TV Series) as
Dennis
- NACA (2018) - Dennis
2018
Nancy as
Raj
2018
The Kindergarten Teacher as
Sanjay Roy
2017
Gypsy (TV Series) as
Daryl
- The Commune (2017) - Daryl
2017
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series) as
Richard
- Kimmy Learns About the Weather! (2017) - Richard
2017
The Blacklist: Redemption (TV Series) as
Mostow
- Leland Bray (2017) - Mostow
2017
Viceroy's House as
Mohsin
2016
The End of Mara (Short) as
Dimitri
2016
Chicago Med (TV Series) as
Dr. Farinas
- Saints (2016) - Dr. Farinas
2016
Equity as
Neel
2016
Wiener-Dog as
Dr. Farhard Rahman
2016
NCIS (TV Series) as
Jenner Blye
- Sister City, Part I (2016) - Jenner Blye
2016
NCIS: New Orleans (TV Series) as
Jenner Blye
- Sister City: Part II (2016) - Jenner Blye
2015
Vandal (Short) as
Artist
2015
The Brink (TV Series) as
Captain Naseer
- Half-Cocked (2015) - Captain Naseer
2015
Growing Up Smith as
Older Smith Bhatnagar
2015
Love Comes Later (Short)
2015
Yari Road (Short) as
Samrat
2015
Beyond the Mask as
Basil
2015
Mr. Robot (TV Series) as
Ron
- eps1.0_hellofriend.mov (2015) - Ron
2015
For Here or to Go? as
Sam
2014
Small Miracles (TV Series) as
Baba Sri
- The Wall (2014) - Baba Sri
2014
Kolkata Calling as
Deep
2014
Far Cry 4 (Video Game) as
Additional Voices (voice)
2014
My Brother Karim (Short) as
Karim
2014
Unfreedom as
Anees
2014
The Leftovers (TV Series) as
Faisal
- Gladys (2014) - Faisal
2014
The Ladies of the House as
Derek
2014
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) as
Mr. Salim
- Criminal Stories (2014) - Mr. Salim
2013
Blue Bloods (TV Series) as
Parmar Hameed
- Mistaken Identity (2013) - Parmar Hameed
2013
The Carrie Diaries (TV Series) as
Doc
- I Heard a Rumor (2013) - Doc
2013
Shaada Kalo Aabcha as
Sam
2013
Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) as
The Local Population (voice)
2013
Murder in the Dark as
Ajay
2013
Farah Goes Bang as
Anoop
2013
Saving Sudan as
R.S.O. Singh
2013
Zero Hour (TV Series) as
Father Satchet
- Face (2013) - Father Satchet
2013
Vishwaroopam as
Deepak
2012
BMW: Bombay's Most Wanted as
Karan Rao
2012
Desperate Endeavors as
Adesh
2012
Midnight's Children as
Wee Willie Winkie
2012
Hotel New York (Short) as
Ricky
2012
Price Check as
Eddie
2011
The 5 (Short) as
Ace
2011
A Gifted Man (TV Series) as
Mr. Patel
- In Case of Separation Anxiety (2011) - Mr. Patel
2011
Dogs Lie as
Iqbal
2011
The Company of Thieves (Short) as
Sanjeev
2011
Fatakra (Short)
2011
Outsourced (TV Series) as
Sanjeev Patel
- Todd's Holi War (2011) - Sanjeev Patel
2010
Ekbar Bolo Bhalobashi
2010
Raju (Short) as
Raju
2010
30 Rock (TV Series) as
Ramesh
- College (2010) - Ramesh
2010
Gangor as
Ujan
2010
Walkaway as
Shridhar
2010
In Treatment (TV Series) as
Arun Sanyal
- Sunil: Week One (2010) - Arun Sanyal
2010
Bored to Death (TV Series) as
Akhil
- Forty-Two Down! (2010) - Akhil
2010
Ashes as
Rishi
2010
Gareeb Nawaz's Taxi (Short) as
Gareeb Nawaz
2010
The Horrible Terrible Misadventures of David Atkins (TV Series) as
Assif
- The Sale (2010) - Assif
2009
DeSiCiTi (TV Movie) as
The Doctor Guy
2009
Dwando as
Rana
2009
Finding Graceland (Short) as
Louie
2009
Zamir and Preeti: A Love Story (Short) as
Zamir
2009
Celebrity Ghost Stories (TV Series documentary) as
Pharmacist
- Celebrity Ghost Stories (Carnie Wilson, Eric Roberts, Elisabeth Rohm, C. Thomas Howell) (2009) - Pharmacist
2009
Bombay Summer as
Jaidev
2009
The Waiting City as
Krishna
2009
Override as
Abie
2009
New York as
Yaqub
2009
Piyalir Password as
Deb Gupta
2009
Karma Calling as
Rohit Rao / Rob Roy
2009
Damages (TV Series) as
Manu Singh
- They Had to Tweeze That Out of My Kidney (2009) - Manu Singh
- New York Sucks (2009) - Manu Singh
2008
A Step Toward Heaven (Short) as
Husband
2008
All My Children (TV Series) as
Saad Pertiwi
- Episode #1.10018 (2008) - Saad Pertiwi
2008
When Kiran Met Karen as
Dev Ghosh
2008
I'm Not Britney (Short)
2008
Kissing Cousins as
Amir
2008
The Rock Paper Scissors Show (Video short) as
Sal
2007
Blind Society (Short) as
Aadi
2007
The Only Thing (Short) as
Sid
2007
Peace in Our Time (Short) as
Alfred
2007
The Man in My House (Short) as
Rohit Balana
2007
Loins of Punjab Presents as
Trance Sen (Judge)
2007
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) as
Tariq Amir
- World's Fair (2007) - Tariq Amir
2006
The Bong Connection as
Rakesh
2006
Love Monkey (TV Series) as
Engineer
- Opportunity Knocks (2006) - Engineer
2006
Shut Up and Sing as
Will
2005
Homecoming as
Ben
2005
Time and the Hour Run (Short) as
Dev
2005
Raisins Not Virgins: Abdul (Short) as
Rizwan
2005
SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo (Video Game) as
Additional South Asia AO Voices (voice)
2005
SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALs (Video Game) as
Additional South Asia AO Voices (voice)
2005
The War Within as
Pakistani Interrogator
2004
Law & Order (TV Series) as
Hydar Raheem
- Enemy (2004) - Hydar Raheem
2004
Indocumentados as
Parking Lot Attendtant
2004
Tempting Adam (TV Movie) as
Waiter
2004
She Hate Me as
Ahmad
2004
Hope & Faith (TV Series) as
DJ
- Jack's Back (2004) - DJ
2004
The Sopranos (TV Series) as
Dr. Onkar Singh
- Marco Polo (2004) - Dr. Onkar Singh
2004
Disturbing Leonard (Short) as
TV Announcer Voice
2003
Arya as
Raj Singh
Composer
2019
The Desert Son (Short) (completed)
2022
Now and Never (Short)
2019
The Interning (Short)
2018
Working Lunch (Short)
2018
Fifteen Years Later (Short)
2014
Late Late (Short)
2011
Fatakra (Short)
2011
The Poetics of Color: Natvar Bhavsar, a Painter's Journey (Documentary)
2010
Walkaway
2007
The Only Thing (Short)
2007
Milind Soman Made Me Gay (Documentary short)
2007
Unfinished (Short)
2006
Two Men in Shoulder Stand (Short)
2006
Hiding Divya
2004
Fillum Star: The Peter Patel Story
Writer
2019
The Desert Son (Short) (completed)
2015
Yari Road (Short) (story) / (writer)
2014
Late Late (Short) (story)
Producer
2019
The Desert Son (Short) (producer) (completed)
2016
Leeches (Short) (executive producer)
2015
Yari Road (Short) (producer)
2014
3 Holes and a Smoking Gun (co-producer)
Director
2019
The Desert Son (Short) (completed)
2019
The Interning (Short)
2014
Late Late (Short)
Music Department
2012
Midnight's Children (composer: additional music)
2007
Loins of Punjab Presents (composer: theme music)
2006
Hiding Divya (music supervisor)
Soundtrack
2012
Midnight's Children (performer: "Wee Frolic Winkie", "Kashmiri Song", "How Much Is That Doggie In The Window", "Good Night Ladies", "Anything You Want To Be") / (writer: "Wee Frolic Winkie")
Thanks
-
Postcard from Tahiti (Short) (special thanks) (completed)
Self
2023
America's First Guru (Documentary) as
Swami Vivekananda
2017
The Problem with Apu (Documentary) as
Self
2009
The Making of 'The Waiting City' (Video documentary short) as
Self - Actor
2007
MTV News (TV Series) as
Self
- Lost: Behind the Scenes (2007) - Self
2005
Showbiz India Xtreme (TV Series) as
Self
- Xtreme Celebrity (2005) - Self
Archive Footage
2019
Mr. Robot (TV Series) as
Ron
- Hello, Elliot (2019) - Ron (uncredited)
2015
Say Goodnight Kevin (TV Series) as
Basil
- Beyond the Mask (2015) - Basil

References

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