Bengali Movie - Bor Bou Khela : Rahul-Priyanka

According to a report in The Times of India (full article), film-maker Jagannath Guha is directing a new Kolkata Bengali movie Bor Bou Khela starring Rahul and Priyanka. The film is adapted from the 1935 movie Manmoyee Girls School (DVD) directed by Jyotish Bannerjee starring Jahar Ganguli as Manas, Kumar Mitra as Haranidhi,Tulsi Chakraborty as Damodar Chakraborty, Jyotsna Gupta as Chapala, Kanan Devi as Niharika and Radharani as Manmoyee. The 1935 classic featured music by Anath Basu, Mrinal Ghosh, Kumar Mitra and was written by Rabindrath Maitra with D.G. Gune as the cinematographer.

In the remake, Rahul will play the role of Manas.

Jagannath Guha appeared in the cast of Mira Nair's Namesake (DVD) written by Jhumpa Lahiri co-starring Irfan Khan, Tabu, Kal Penn, Ruma Guha Thakurta, Tanusree Shankar, Jhumpa Lahiri, Sahira Nair, Sabyasachi Chakravarthy, Supriya Choudhury, Jacinda Barrett, Zuleikha Robinson and Brooke Smith.

Watch an original clip from the Bengali classic movie Monomoyee Girls School free online via You Tube: