Anil Chatterjee

Anil Chattopadhyay ( Bengali: অনিল চট্টোপাধ্যায় Anil Caṭṭopādhyāẏ; born October 25, 1929 in Calcutta, † March 17, 1996 ibid, English usually shortened to Anil Chatterjee ) was an Indian actor of Bengali Films.


He made his film debut in 1952 in Ritwik Ghataks debut Nagarik; the film premiered in 1977. Chattopadhyay also appeared as the main character of many films of Bengali directors Satyajit Ray, Ajoy Kar and Tapan Sinha. In the 1980s, he retired from film work and was politically active. He was elected to the West Bengal State Assembly in 1991.

Filmography (selection)