Shatabdi Roy's Bangla Movie "Om Shanti" Premiere in Bijoli Cinema Kolkata

Tollywood Newcomers Samiksha & Pratik
Tollywood Newcomers Samiksha & Pratik


Indian Bengali Actress SamikshaCalcutta, June 30, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio / Penning Creations) The premiere screening of Om Shanti, the latest venture of the noted Bengali actress and filmmaker Shatabdi Roy, was held at the Bijoli Cinema Hall in Bhowanipore in the presence of the cast and crew of the film on 29th of June.

Tollywood Hero PratikThe film's cast features renowned stars like Tapas Pal, Victor Bannerjee, Kharaj Mukherjee, Argha Roy, the gorgeous Rituparna Sengupta and of course the director herself. The film also has three debutant actors - Pratik (picture at left), Rohan and Samiksha (picture at right).

The premiere was attended by the director Shatabdi Roy, actor Tapas Pal and the newcomers Pratik, Rohan and Samiksha. Music Director Samidh Mukherjee, who was also present, seemed to be very impressed with the film and was confident of its success.

The young and talented actress Samiksha described her role as a young college going student and said that the film will attract all young, bubbly people like herself. She also mentioned that shooting for Om Shanti was just like working in her own home production, as the atmosphere was very friendly and Rituparna guided her like an elder sister, giving her tips and advice whenever she needed it.

Pratik, another debutant actor, mentioned that his role is very challenging and he learnt a lot of things from his senior acting colleagues in Om Shanti. He is very excited about his first film and said that it was a great experience to be directed by Shatabdi Roy right at the start of his career.

Music director Samidh Mukherjee, when asked about the music of the film, said that the music has plenty of variety, since it had been composed by different music directors. He also added that, he was very thrilled when he got to know that he is going to compose the music of the song that will mark the entry of Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant in Tollywood industry.

Shatabdi Roy said Om Shanti is a full-fledged commercial movie and it will be liked by all. She also expressed that directing Rituparna, her colleague, was a new and great experience. About the recent Bengali releases, she mentioned that currently the industry is churning out good films and she hoped that this trend would continue.

Samidh Mukherjee (Music Director)
Samidh Mukherjee (Music Director)

The viewers appreciated the film vociferously and were seen to be enjoying the songs and action sequences in particular. The theatre was abuzz with whistles and claps, which naturally conveyed the reactions of the audience.

Shatabdi Roy
Debosree Roy

After the screening, the audience came out smiling and the unanimous opinion was Om Shanti is a marvelous movie indeed. It sure has all the masala to become a big hit at the box-office!