Kolkata, Aug 18, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Bapi is a young confused Bengali guy, essayed by Arjun Chakraborty.
Dola (Mimi Chakrabarty) is a childhood friend of his. Bapi also develops a friendship with Shiuli (Shalmi Burman) in young adulthood. Tista Dutta plays Hasna, a girl from Delhi. Riju is in Kolkata developing a number of relationships with girls around him. Aninda Chatterjee plays another young boy who is a bit lost in expressing his affections for the girls he is attracted to.
Shalmi Burman describes Shiuli as a "complicated in a good way" North Calcutta girl, somewhat traditional on the surface, but has many layers. Her relationship with Bapi is one strand of the story of Bapi Bari Jaa.
Mimi Chakrabarty's Dola is a girl confused in love going through a conflict between childhood romance and intellectual compatibility.
Tista Dutta's Hasna - a Bengali expatriate from Delhi - rides around on her Scootie, plays Badminton and generally spends a lot of time enjoying with friends and sometimes bashing up guys.
The fresh new young actors and actresses continue to introduce their characters and talk about the story of Bapi Baari Jaa (2012) with the directors filling in blanks in this video from Galaxy at The Park Hotel (also featuring a lot of problems with the microphones!). Directed by Sudeshna Roy and Abhijit Guha (Teen Yaari Kotha, Cross Connection) Bapi Bari Ja stars Arjun Chakraborty, Mimi Chakraborty, Srijit Mukherji, Dhrubalal, Tista Datta, Shalmi Barman, Aninda Chaterjee, Bulbuli, Abhro and others. Gora and Pupe from Ganer Opare (Gaaner Opare) STAR Jalsha Bengali TV Serial debut on the big screen.
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