[36] She grew up in a joint family. While attacking the Mamta Banerjee government, Ganguly said, “Send their (Trinamool workers) wives and daughters to Bengal… If they are able to survive there for 15 days without getting raped, then tell me.” This sparkled outrage amongst West Bengal’s government and an FIR was filed against her. She was inclined towards acting from a very young age. [43] The role being that of a call girl, Majumdar wanted an attractive actress to portray it. Though she made a cameo appearance in it, she garnered huge mass attention as the film was widely advertised on her enthralling dialogue; "Sagar dekhben naa, shudhu amake dekhun." "[9], Ganguly was born to Samarendra Lal Ganguly and Juthika Ganguly on 25 November 1966. Everything was fine. Rupa Ganguly. In the same year, she appeared in its Hindi remake titled Inspector Dhanush. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Roopa Ganguly Profile, Height, Age, Family, Husband, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More. Roopa Ganguly is an Indian politician, former actress, and playback singer. In 2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly Elections, Ganguly lost from Howrah North to Trinamool Congress candidate, Laxmi Ratan Shukla. I don't mind if my role is not getting enough prominence as long as the character is meaty enough because that's how soaps are made today. The Ganguly family are a family of film personalities active in the Hindi film industry. Popular Bengali TV series, she acted in, include Janmabhoomi (1997), Draupadi (2000), Ingeet (2001), Tithir Atithi to name a few. She acted in Anurag Basu's blockbuster film Barfi! The family comprises the descendants of three brothers - Ashok Kumar Ganguly, Anoop Kumar Ganguly and Kishore Kumar Ganguly - and their sister Sati Rani Mukherkjee. After graduating from Kolkata’s Jogamaya Devi College, Roopa bagged a few Bengali TV serials. Roopa Ganguly is also a trained Rabindra Sangeet vocalist and a classical dancer. "[9] Rituparno Ghosh described her as "a roisterer of pathos and exuberance through the portrayal of her characters. 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She is best known for her portrayal of Draupadi in B R Chopra’s hit television series Mahabharat (1988). Post navigation. [59] In the same year, she acted in Sukanta Roy's Bengali film Pitrireen, where she played the character of Sathi, a photographer who inquires about her father's assassin. Husband & Children Roopa got married to Dhrubo Mukerjee (Mechanical Engineer) in 1992. She is the daughter of Samarendra Lal Ganguly and Juthika Ganguly. [47] The film failed to win critical favour while Ganguly's performance was critically acclaimed. [28] She was conferred with Osian's Cinefan Festival Special Jury Mention for her role in Antarmahal (2005). [58] Onwards, she appeared in films such as Kovelamudi Bapayya's Pyar Ka Devta (1991), Raj Sippy's Saugandh (1991) and Rajkumar Kohli's Virodhi (1992) to name a few. She is widely known for her versatility and accent adaptation. In the film, she portrayed the character of Suchismita. The film was a major financial success. The couple has a son named Akash Mukherjee, who was born in 1997. She disclosed in an interview that she left her career for her marriage, moved to Kolkata, became a domesticated housewife, was denied for daily expenses and as a final resort, attempted suicide. Roopa Ganguly appeared in the role of Draupadi in the Mahabharata. If there is no respect for the work one does then money is not worth the effort. Roopa Ganguly Short Biography Roopa Ganguly Pic. [81] She appeared in Riingo's Bengali film Na Hannyate (2012), where she played the character of Jui, who is caught in a situation where she could save only one of her kids and leave the other to die. Her son Akash was born in 1997. Majumdar was requested to meet Ganguly once again. On the last day of my shoot for Kasturi, I signed the register but didn't accept my pay-packet because I shot only for a few close-up shots. Roopa Ganguly has always been a vocal protestor against injustice. Ganguly had a very tough domestic life as Dhrubo could not take the fame she had. [20], She achieved critical acclaim for her performance in National Award winning Bengali films such as Padma Nadir Majhi (1993) by Goutam Ghose,[21][22][23] Janani (1993) by Sanat Dasgupta[24][25] and Yugant (1995) by Aparna Sen.[26] She received BFJA Award for Best Supporting Actress twice for her roles in Amal Ray Ghatak's Ujan (1995) and Rituparno Ghosh's Antarmahal (2005). Roopa Ganguly (born 25 November 1966) is an Indian actress, playback singer and politician. "[69], She herself considered this role as a big challenge as it was inherently contrary to her personality. … [87], She was nominated to the Rajya Sabha in October 2016 in place of cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned earlier. Her performance in the series was appreciated. She even went on to reveal that she had once got a call on her landline, offering her Rs. [17] She made her big screen debut opposite Chiranjeet in Prabhat Roy's Bengali film Prateek (1988). They still do.” Roopa Ganguly is an The Indian Bengali film actress. The nickname is Roopa. The son of BJP MP and actor Roopa Ganguly, who was arrested yesterday for crashing his car into the boundary wall of a Kolkata club, has been granted bail. He suggested Banik to find another actress other than Ganguly whom he considered to be dowdy. In 2006, she accepted a role of a writer in Karam Apnaa Apnaa produced by Balaji Telefilms and shifted her base to Mumbai. In the same year, she appeared in Sekhar Das's award-winning Bengali film Krantikaal (2005), where she played the character of Subarna, who befriends a terrorist who broke into her house. [19] She reprised the role of Draupadi in Chopra's Mahabharat Katha. She appeared in Rana Basu's Bengali film Namte Namte (2013). Check out the Biography of Roopa Ganguly. [29] She was awarded in the Best Actress in a Leading Role category for her role in Sekhar Das's National Award winning Bengali film Krantikaal (2005)[30][31] at the 9th Dhaka International Film Festival. Roopa Ganguly, born on November 25, 1966, is an Indian actress, backing singer and politician. In the same year, she was nominated to the Rajya Sabha in place of the cricketer, Navjot Singh Sidhu, who had resigned from the party. The sequence narrates Draupadi being dragged to the court by Dushasana. Roopa was also in a live-in relationship with the playback singer, Dibyendu, who is 13 years younger to Roopa. In Her Physical Stats, Roopa Ganguly Height 5 ft 4 in or 163 cm and Weight 68 Kg or 150 Pounds. [35] The film won her the BFJA Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2006. Bollywood Kannada Malayalam; In 1988, she was summoned by director Biresh Chatterjee to NT1 Studio where the director informed her that Chopra wanted her to appear for the look test. [83] She also appeared in Shekhar Das's Bengali film Nayanchampar Dinratri (2013). Mukerjee tried to destroy her career several times. After Juhi Chawla declined the role of Draupadi for Mahabharat, Chopra decided to get her appear for a screen test for the role. The couple has a son named Akash Mukherjee, who was born in 1997. Categories. She played the role of goddess Durga in the film. [27] In the same year, she acted in the role of a conceited actress in Anjan Dutt's Tarpor Bhalobasa, which once again earned her critical acclaim. In 2011, she received the National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for rendering her voice in Aditi Roy's Bengali film Abosheshey (2012). Roopa got married to Dhrubo Mukerjee (Mechanical Engineer) in 1992. She is a trained Rabindra Sangeet vocalist and a classical dancer. Roopa mainly works in The Indian Bengali language & Bangladeshi films. The couple got divorced in 2006. [77] She appeared in Anjan Dutt's film Chowrasta the Crossroads of love (2009). New Delhi [India], December 13 (ANI): BJP Rajya Sabha MP Roopa Ganguly has hit out at West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) … [3] Soumitra Chatterjee who played the male lead in the film helped her get into the role of the heroine. Roopa Ganguly Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Measurements, Net Worth, Family, Affairs, Marriage, Wiki & much more! In 2001, she appeared in a cameo role in Goutam Ghose's award-winning Bengali film Dekha. Chopra was quite impressed with Ganguly's performance in the TV series Ganadevta. [80] She appeared in Birsa Dasgupta's Jaani Dyakha Hawbe (2011), which after much commercial expectation proved to be a failure at the box office. Find all the details on roopa ganguly age, birthday, life story, film career, awards, achievements & more on Filmibeat. [5] She is best known for her rendition of Draupadi in B R Chopra's hit television series Mahabharat (1988). She is best known for playing the role of ‘Draupadi’ in the Indian epic television series “Mahabharat” (1988). Roopa / Rupa Ganguly is an Indian actress, playback singer, social worker and politician. [12] She served as the President of BJP Mahila Morcha in West Bengal. 50,000 to spend a night with her. Ganguly again stirred a controversy for unraveling many shocking aspects of her personal life when she appeared in the popular TV show “Sach Ka Saamna.” Roopa confessed of having love affairs outside her marriage and also confessed of being asked for sexual favours in return of roles in Bollywood. Roopa Ganguly was born in a middle-class family in Kalyani, Kolkata. [11] In October 2016, she was nominated as a Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha, by the President of India. Smita Patil Memorial Award for Best Actress for the TV series “Mahabharat” (1989), Kalakar Award for Best Actress for the TV show “Mukta Bandha” (1993), Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Award for Best Supporting Actress for the film “Ujan” (1996), Kalakar Award for Best Actress for the film “Yugant” (1998), Kalakar Award for Best Actress for the television series “Ingeet” (2002), Dhaka International Film Festival Award for Best Actress for the film “Krantikaal” (2006), Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Award for Best Supporting Actress for the film “Antarmahal” (2006), National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for the film “Abosheshey” (2011). In 1992, she acted in A. V. Seshagiri Rao's Telugu film Inspector Bhavani, where she played the character of a sincere police officer whose object is to bring an end to those who assassinated her fiancée. In 2009, she appeared in Sekhar Das's Bengali film Kaaler Rakhal. Roo… [51] In 1989, the 34th episode of the series introduced her. Her performance in the film was hugely appreciated by film critics. [41][42] After she appeared for the look test Samaresh Majumdar, the screenplay writer of the TV series considered her to be imperfect for the role. [36][37], Ganguly attended a wedding ceremony where she was introduced to Bijoy Chatterjee who was looking for a fresh face with unplucked eyebrows to play the female lead in his Hindi short film Nirupama (1986) based on Rabindranath Tagore's Bengali short story Dena Paona. In 1990, she appeared in Tariq Shah's Hindi film Baahar Aane Tak, which was a flop at the box office. [61] In 1995, she appeared in Amal Roy Ghatak's Bengali film Ujan, which won her the BFJA Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1996. [93][94], Ganguly had won numerous awards, including a National Award, Bengal Film Journalists' Association Awards two times and Kalakar Awards three times. [73][74] In December 2005, Ganguly was named by The Telegraph in the list of Five Crowning Queens of 2005 alongside Rani Mukerji, Preity Zinta, Konkona Sen Sharma and Vidya Balan.[75]. Apart from being an actor and politician, Roopa is also a trained Rabindra Sangeet Voacalist and a classical dancer. In the film, she rendered her character with a fine, seductive approach, especially in the Eki Labonyo Purna Prate song sequence, where the character played by Soumitra Chatterjee recalls an earlier moment of Ganguly gazing back at him. [97], Ganguly at a Swearing-in Ceremony, at Parliament House, in, Roopa Ganguly's Mahamaya is a worthy contender to lead any listing of memorable women characters from Ghosh's abundant array of some seriously multi-dimensional female protagonists seen on celluloid in recent times. Her hobbies include reading novels and listening to music. Some Lesser Known Facts About Roopa Ganguly. Ganguly (also called Ganguli, Ganguly, Gangulee, Gangoly or Gangopadhyay) is an Indian family name of a Bengali jijhotia Brahmin caste; it is a variant of Gangele Gangopadhyay(a) Gônggopaddhae.The historical book 'Jāti-Bhāṣkar' mentions that those who were given grants in the village named Gangul, by Ballāl Sena were called Ganguly (i). The film earned her rave reviews including the statement made by The Times of India that the film belongs to her only. She was a student of Beltala Girls' High School from which she finished her secondary examination. (2012). In 1991, she acted in the blockbuster Kannada film Police Matthu Dada, directed by Tulsi Ramsay and Shyam Ramsay. Roopa Ganguly is a Indian Film Actress, who was born on in Kalyani, West Bengal, India. Money is everywhere but one doesn't work only for money. Sourav Ganguly is famous professional Former cricketer, he was leading Indian National Team as a Captain and after retirement Sourav Ganguly joined Cricket Association of Bengal as President. The couple lived in Ganguly's Mumbai flat until the end of their relationship. Roopa Ganguly slams Maharashtra government on Arnab's ill-treatment Reacting to shocking visuals of Arnab Goswami shouting from the police van, "My life is under threat, My life is under threat, I'm not being allowed to speak to my lawyers, I was assaulted this morning', Roopa Ganguly … The couple gave birth to a son named Akash in 1997. [78], In 2011, she won the National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for rendering her voice in Aditi Roy's Bengali film Abosheshey (2012)[79] where she also acted. Soumitra Chatterjee also cast her as Mrinal al… [13] She served as the General Secretary[14][15] and the Vice President[16] for the West Bengal Motion Picture Artistes' Forum, a body representing cine artistes. Juthika Ganguly DAUGHTERS: State Name: Nominated Permanent Address: Royal Greens 49/1, P.G.M. Roopa Purushothaman Biography Roopa […] Ganguly was initially hesitant to accept his proposal but later gave her nod on the insistence of her aunt. In 1993, she appeared in Goutam Ghose's award-winning Bengali film Padma Nadir Majhi, where she played the character of Kapila, a woman from the fishermen community who falls for her sister's husband and finally leaves her family to settle with him on Moynadeep island. In 2009, she appeared on the show “Hello Bolchi Friends” on Friends FM. Roopa Ganguly is an Indian performing artist, playback vocalist and politician. This time Ganguly appeared charming and attractive, and was finalized to portray the female lead. [95] She was awarded for her husky and haunting voice in the songs Dure Kothay[96] and Aji Bijan Ghare. In an interview Ganguly said that her husband started feeling insecure about her recognition as an actress. Her performance in this film was appreciated by the critics and media personalities. 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In 1986, she gained recognition after appearing in the TV series “Muktabandha.” She made her film debut in 1988 with Prabhat Roy’s Bengali film “Prateek.” In the same year, she appeared in B. R. Chopra’s “Mahabharat.” She earned wide popularity by playing the role of ‘Draupadi’ in the TV series. [64] In 2003, she appeared in Gautam Ghose's Bengali film Abar Aranye, where she played the character of Shimul, a buoyant woman who is grief-stricken at the deepest core of her heart for the probable loss of her husband. After completing her graduation, Roopa did a few Bengali TV series. [71] She appeared in Raj Mukherjee's Bengali film Nagordola (2005), where she portrayed the character of an arrogant and rude woman who gets diagnosed as having throat cancer and realises that life is not like it has conventionally been and gives her full consent to her own unmarried daughter to give birth of her baby and to bring it up. She is also a good author. A veteran of Bengali Parallel Cinema,the actress in now a powerful political personality.She has worked with prestigious chiefs like Mrinal Sen, Goutam Ghose and Rituparno Ghosh. [85] In 2015, she acted in Debesh Chottopadhyay's Bengali film Natoker Moto and Aparna Sen's Bengali film Arshinagar. Apparently, Ganguly attempted suicide thrice but survived everytime. Hinduism is … Ganguly was finally chosen since her Hindi diction was better. I didn't see any point in taking payment for only five minutes of work. Roopa Ganguly was born on Friday, 25 November 1966 (age 53 years; as in 2019) in Kalyani, Kolkata. But I am a very sensitive and creative person. She is also a Playback singer & The Indian Politician. Ganguly attended a wedding ceremony where she was introduced to Bijoy Chatterjee who was looking for a fresh face with unplucked eyebrows to play the female lead in his Hindi short film Nirupama (1986) based on Rabindranath Tagore's Bengali short story Dena Paona. [2] IMBD Not a lot is thought about her siblings. She acted in popular Hindi TV series such as Kanoon (1993), Chandrakanta (1994), Karam Apnaa Apnaa (2007), Kasturi (2009), Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo (2009). She was hailed for her performance in the Game of Dice sequence. The actress talks about the tremendous inner strength she needed t In 2015, Ganguly joined Bharatiya Janata Party ahead of 2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election. The home town of this person is Kalyani, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. [3] Her breakthrough role came with the Bengali TV series Muktabandha (1987) directed by Ramaprasad Banik. In 1988, she achieved national recognition for her role in the Hindi TV series Ganadevta and shot to wider fame and popularity after she played Draupadi in B. R. Chopra's Mahabharat (1988-90). [72] She acted in the much acclaimed Bengali film Ek Mutho Chabi (2005), produced by herself, where she played the character of an established actress who has a car accident, consequently losing her career. Ganguly was initially hesitant to accept his proposal but later gave her nod on the insistence of her aunt. [34][35] Goutam Ghose said that "she has that skill to transform herself into any character she plays. Even before I played Draupadi I spoke up against injustice. She was so engrossed that she wept on even after her shot was over.[53][54][55][56][57]. She is the daughter of Samarendra Lal Ganguly and Juthika Ganguly. [46] Roy's next venture was Agnitrishna (1989) that once again saw Chiranjeet Chakraborty essaying the male protagonist Abhijit suffering from pyrophobia. Here we are sharing Sourav Ganguly Family Tree Member Photos Daughter Mother Wife Name introduction is available here for all cricketer lovers. Parents & Siblings Roopa Ganguly belongs to a Hindu Family. Roopa Ganguly entered politics in 2015 by joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). [76] She then appeared in Hindi TV series such as Love Story and Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo (2009). The director casually asked me to sing it. She acted in Mrinal Sen's much acclaimed Hindi Film Ek Din Achanak (1989) and Basu Chatterjee's Hindi film Kamla Ki Maut (1989). [18] Her performance in this TV series earned her several awards including Smita Patil Memorial Award. Soumitra Chatterjeewho played the male lead in the film helped her get into the role of the heroine. [6] Often promoted as the Bengali Film Industry's answer to Bollywood's Shabana Azmi, she is known for her versatility and accent adaptation. [44][45] She accepted a role opposite Chiranjeet Chakraborty in Prabhat Roy's Bengali film Prateek (1988). [88][89][90], Ganguly was married to Dhrubo Mukerjee, a mechanical engineer hailing from West Bengal, Kolkata from 1992 until 2007. Stating that it was a beautiful experience, the 53-year-old said, “The makers were hunting for someone to sing “Naino Ke”, which was to be picturised on me. Age 51 Years Old old. The film was a major hit at the box office for its contemporary social issue. According to her birthplace, She is Indian by birth. "[9] Mira Nair described her as "one of those most confident and powerful actresses around. "[60], In 1995, She accepted a role in Ravi Chopra's Kanoon on the latter's insistence. In February 2017, Roopa Ganguly and BJP’s then National Secretary, Kailash Vijayvargiya were summoned by the the Crime Investigation Department for interrogation the high-profile Jalpaiguri child trafficking case, after the key accused in the child trafficking racket alleged Ganguly of her involvement in the case. They has one son Akash Mukherjee. 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