CHORABALI Bangla Movie: Subhrajit Mitra’s Classical Whodunit Opens in Kolkata (Premiere)

By J P Mandal/WBRINN (newsdesk.kolkata@washingtonbanglaradio.com)

Locket Chatterjee takes a selfie with Chorabali (Bengali, 2016) film unit
Locket Chatterjee takes a selfie with Chorabali film unit

Kolkata, Jan 26 (Washington Bangla Radio) The premiere of Shubhrajit Mitra’s thriller Chorabali (2016) recently took place at Priya Cinema in Kolkata. The premiere saw the presence of the ensemble cast and crew as well as other eminent persons from the film and media industry.

June Malia
June Malia

Shataf Figar who plays a top cop in the thriller looked dapper at the premiere in a black suit, one of his trademark styles. The actor who has been seen playing pivotal roles in films like 89 and Sesh Awnko said on the occasion, “This is my biggest and most challenging role so far. I return as a cop after 89. I hope people will like me in the role of the DCDD.”

Subhrajit Mitra on his new Bangla movie CHORABALI (2016) - a WBRi interview with the film-maker

Tanushree Chakrabarty, the leading lady of the film looked stunning in a saree. Malobika Banerjee who plays a model in the film, too looked gorgeous as she draped herself fashionably with a saree.

Locket Chatterjee and June Malia too added glamor to the premiere with their gorgeous presence. Mou Baidya who plays a cop in the movie was also present at the venue. Sayani Dutta  arrived a bit late at the premiere but still she definitely caught the attention of the shutterbugs. Veteran actor Barun Chanda who plays the role of an ex-criminology professor in the movie was also present at the do.

Subhrajit and Ujjayini Mukherjee
Subhrajit and Ujjayini Mukherjee

Tathagata Ghosh, the director of Sesh Awnko debuts as an actor with this film was also present at the premiere. Dipanjan Basak, a popular city model is also having his debut in Chorabali. He was seen bonding with his on screen love interest Parijat Chakrabarty.

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Perhaps not coincidentally, Dipanjan Basak is a featured model in our own WBRi Model Watch section. The premiere was a sort of role reversal for Dipanjan as he previously held a senior position in Priya Entertainments and had hosted many a premiere and other events for the esteemed venue.  Acclaimed actor Samadarshi Dutta who plays a cameo in the movie too arrived at the premiere to support the movie.

Samadarshi, Subhrajit, Tanushree, Parijat and Dipanjan
Samadarshi, Subhrajit, Tanushree, Parijat and Dipanjan

Music director Dibyendu , who also is known by the name Sriram Yusuf gave the premiere a miss. It was declared that he was performing for his band somewhere else. We were reminded that he was absent bout his launch of the film Ujjainee Mukherjee, the singer who has lent her voice for the only song in the film was present

Tathagata Ghosh. Locket Chatterjee, Barun Chanda, Pradip Chudiwal and Dipanjan Basak
Tathagata Ghosh. Locket Chatterjee, Barun Chanda, Pradip Chudiwal and Dipanjan Ghosh

The event also saw the presence of many other eminent personalities from the film Industry.  Agnidev Chatterjee and Manoj Michigan were spotted at the premiere.  ‘Memories in March’ and ‘Parapar’ famed director Sanjoy Nag  also attended the premiere.

Watch the trailer of Chorabali.