News - Bengali Tollywood

Abhishek Injured on Sets of ‘Bol Bachchan’

Abhishek Injured on Sets of ‘Bol Bachchan’

September 15, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / Pen Men at Work) : Abhishek Bachchan met with an accident on the sets of ‘Bol Bachchan’ in Jaipur, while shooting a stunt sequence on Wednesday.

Reportedly, Abhi was shooting a stunt sequence for Rohit Shetty in the City Palace, where he had to run behind a rickshaw to chase a person. While running, Abhi slipped, fell on a cycle rickshaw and injured his forehead. He needed six stitches near his right eye.

Interview: Sanghamitra Chaudhuri on Bengali Movies "Someday Somewhere Jete Pari Chole" & "Keloda In Kashmir"

Washington, DC, Sept 14, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Film-maker Sanghamitra Chaudhuri, who we had the pleasure of talking to just before the release of her prior film Bidehir Khonje Rabindranath (audio available here), returns to our studio to chat with Esha Basu Roy about two of her Bengali films releasing on consecutive Fridays in theaters across Kolkata.

Bengali Actress PAOLI DHAM (Paoli Dam)

Her first upcoming film is titled "Someday Somewhere Jete Pari Chole" and stars Paoli Dam, Saheb Bhattacharya, Shankar Chakravarty, Debjani Chatterjee, Biswajit Chakravarty, Soma Chakravarty, Souradeep Ghosh, Trishna Mukherjee and others.

Tollywood Kolkata Bengali Movie KELODA IN KASHMIR Poster

Sanghamitra's second forthcoming movie "Keloda in Kashmir" features the film-maker herself in an important role, along with Bhola Tamang, Sangita Sonali , Priyanka Banerjee, Souradeep Ghosh, Raj Sinha, Abhinandan Dutta, Madhumita Ghosh, Shankar Chakraborty, Pallabi Chatterjee, Joyjit Banerjee and others.

Read all about the new Kolkata Bengali Movies and listen to the director online exclusively on Washington Bangla Radio.

‘Mausam’ Premiere at Toronto Film Festival Cancelled

‘Mausam’ Premiere at Toronto Film Festival Canceled

September 14, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / Pen Men at Work): ‘Mausam’ has not reached Toronto!

Yes, the world premiere on Wednesday and subsequent screenings on Thursday and Friday, as well as a press conference of Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor starer ‘Mausam’ at The Toronto International Film Festival has been cancelled.

Wednesday was supposed to be a special ‘India Day’ when the festival organizers had planned to screen all Indian films.

SROT / SROTH Calcutta Bengali New Movie Feat. Koyel - Kaushik

By Aditya Chakraborty

Koyel and Kaishik in Bengali movie SROT

Calcutta, September 14, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Sroth ‘or ‘flow’; a way or direction in which the society follows or follows is what this new upcoming Bengali film is all about. The film which will be shot after the Pujas stars Jishu, newcomers Koyel, Kaushik, Sabyasachi, Soumitra Chatterjee, Rajesh Sharma and maybe even Debasree Roy will be seen in a special role.

Ghente Gho Ektu Onnorokom (Bengali, 2011) Tollywood Film Music Launch

By Aditya Chakraborty

GHENTE GHAW Ektu Onnorokom Tollywood Kolkata Bengali Movie Music Launch
Ghente Gho Ektu Onnorokom Audio Songs Launch

Calcutta, September 14, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Produced by Suraksha Agrotech Industries Limited and directed by debutante Neel Mukherjee, 'Ghente Ghaw Ektu Onyorokom' is a comedy that speaks a lot about human relationships and shows the brighter side of life. The name “Ghente Ghaw” has been given with a clear objective to connect with the youth audience & the next gen TG. The word which is often used by the specific generation to define a state of utter chaos & pandemonium.