Kagojer Bou - The Paper Wife (Bengali, 2011) - Trailer

Kagojer Bou - Coming Soon Poster

Calcutta, Dec 29, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) The first teasers of acclaimed Bengali film-maker Bappaditya Bandopadhyay's (interview) upcoming film Kagojer Bou - The Paper Wife (2011) have been released by the producers.

Kagojer Bou has a star cast of Paoli Dham, Rahul, Priyanka, Bratya (interview), Nandini and Joy among others. Gaurav Chatterjee (interview) - popularly known as Gabu from Lakkhichara Bangla band debuts as the music director with this film. Bappaditya himself has personally worked with and draws inspiration from Gabu's father Gautam Chatterjee (of Mohiner Ghoraguli fame).

Kagojer Bou is adapted from a novel of the same title by renowned Bengali writer Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay, and Bappaditya has given the story from 40 years ago a contemporary touch in his film.

Promo - Kagojer Bou (Bengali, 2011)

Bappaditya Bandopadhyay has delivered successful and critically acclaimed movies like his 2007 film KAAL (DVD) starring Chandrayee Ghosh, Rudranil Ghosh, Dola Chakraborty, Sandhya Shetty; Kantatar (2006) [DVD] starring Rudranil Ghosh, Sreelekha Mitra, Iqbal Sultan and Shilpantar (2002) [dvd] starring Debashree Roy, Mrinal Mukherjee, Nimai Ghosh, Suchitra Mitra.

Among other recent movies, Bengali actress Rimjhim Gupta appeared in Abhik Roy's 2009 cinema Siddhanta [dvd] co-starring Sabyasachi Chakravarthy, Sumanta Mukherjee, Bhaskar Banerjee, Rana Mitra and others.