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Santu Mukhopadhyay

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Nationality  Indian
Role  Film actor
Other names  Santu Mukherjee
Siblings  Sumanta Mukherjee
Occupation  Actor
Grandchildren  Anwesha Sen
Name  Santu Mukhopadhyay

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Full Name  Santu Mukhopadhyay
Born  January 17, 1951 (age 64) (1951-01-17)
Children  Swastika Mukherjee, Ajopa Mukherjee
Education  Padmapukur Institution, Mitra Institution
Movies  Hemanter Pakhi, Bajimaat, Bhalobasa Bhalobasa, Brake Fail, Kaalbela
Similar People  Swastika Mukherjee, Aparajita Auddy, Haranath Chakraborty, Tarun Majumdar, Kaushik Ganguly

Watch: Melodious jugalbandi of Father and Daughter, Swastika and Santu Mukhopadhyay singi

Santu Mukhopadhyay (also called Santu Mukherjee) is a Bengali film actor. He is the father of Bengali actress Swastika Mukherjee. His younger brother, Sumanta Mukherjee, is also an actor.


Early life and biography

Santu Mukhopadhyay was born on 17 January 1951 in Kolkata. He attended the Mitra Institution at Bhowanipore at a primary level and later, joined the Padmapukur Institution at Sarat Bose Road, from where he passed his Higher Secondary Examination. He soon dropped out from studies and took dance lessons from Gopal Bhattacharya. He had also learnt Rabindra Sangeet.

He went to renowned director Tapan Sinha, seeking for a role in Bengali films. In 1975, Sinha launched him as an actor in the film Raja. Since his breakthrough, he has been actively working in theatres and films.


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