When it comes to the world of acting and movies, Kaushik Sen is a phenomenal force. A seasoned actor across films, television and theatre, he has earned critical recognition with prestigious awards like the BFJA Award for his role in Mrinal Sen’s Aamar Bhuvan. Recently, Kaushik Sen played the role of Inspector Suranjan Sen in the gritty thriller crime series Lalbazaar and shone! As we reel from his brilliance, here are some Bengali films to enjoy starring this versatile actor.
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Mehmaan, a ZEE5 Original thriller also starring Raima Sen, tells the story of a doting wife named Aalo and a loving husband called Somshubhro, who seem like the happiest couple in the world. However, every marriage has its secrets. What secrets are they hiding and how far can one go for the sake of love? Find out by watching this exciting film!
Byomkesh Bakshi Kohen Kobi Kalidas
Byomkesh Bakshi Kohen Kobi Kalidas is a 2015 drama film also starring Jisshu Sengupta, Saswata Chatterjee, and Ushasie Chakraborty. A small coalfield town is plagued with a series of unexplained troubles. The coalfield’s owner seeks Detective Byomkesh Bakshi’s help to find the cause behind the troubles. Byomkesh and his confidante Ajit reach the town to find a maze of crimes woven around a violent murder.
3. Basu Poribar
Basu Poribar is a 2019 family drama directed by Suman Ghosh. It stars Soumitra Chatterjee, Aparna Sen, Jisshu Sengupta, Saswata Chatterjee, and Rituparna Sengupta along with Kaushik Sen. On the 50th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Basu, the whole family decides to gather at their ancestral mansion after several years. However, the reunion uncovers the family’s long buried secrets, leading to unforeseen consequences.
Drishtikone is a 2018 Bengali drama film also starring Prosenjit, Rituparna Sengupta, Churni Ganguly, and Kaushik Ganguly. When Srimoti loses her husband in a car accident, she suspects foul play and hires a lawyer named Jiyon Mitra, who is struggling with eyesight problems. During the investigation, Srimoti and Jiyon get attracted to each other, which creates problems in Jiyon’s married life.
Kadambari is a 2015 Bengali biopic starring Konkona Sen Sharma, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, and Kaushik Sen along with many others. Kadambari is the wife of Jyotirindranath Tagore, the elder brother of Rabindranath Tagore. Kadambari is just two years elder to Rabindranath Tagore, and has gotten married at the tender age of nine. She is great friends with the Bard and a major inspiration behind the poems that he writes during his youth. However, society casts aspersions on their equation. Four months after Rabindranath Tagore gets married, Kadambari commits suicide.
6. Ajana Batas
Ajana Batas is a 2015 Bengali drama starring Paoli Dam, Kaushik Sen, Shankar Chakraborty, and Anindita Bose. Deepa, a copywriter, lives in the city, away from her Ranaghat home town. She stays with her uncle who she calls Kakamoni, and is very close to him. They share a unique bond of friendship. Soon, she can hear voices calling out to her but she is not able to tell her uncle about this.
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