Saturday, January 27, 2007

Ritupurna signs up with Sunny Deol

Talented Bengali actress, Rituparna Sengupata, is becoming a well known face in Bollywood films. In 2005, her performance in Main Meri Patni aur Woh was widely appreciated. Recently, she has signed another film where she would be paired up with Sunny Deol. India e News reports:

National Award winning Bengali actress Rituparna Sengupata has bagged two more prestigious projects in Bollywood. She has signed a mega film opposite Sunny Deol in Ashwin Choudhery's 'Gurudakshina'.

'I have always been a fan of Sunny Deol since college I still remember the mass hysteria when 'Gadar' was released. I'm just looking forward to working with Sunny Deol and Ashwin Choudhery,' said Rituparna.

When asked about her transition from Bengal cinema, she said: 'I have not come to Bollywood to act in run-of-the-mill films.

'In the last one year since I've been here, I have signed six Hindi films, which are different from each other. I'm confident of my acting skills. I am sure I will make my mark in Bollywood too.'
Compared to Mumbai film industry, west Bengal film industry is very small. Still, West Bengal has produced some of the best actors, singers, and directors of India. Famous singers like Kumar Shanu, Abhijeet, Manna dey, Babul Supriyo, Kishore Kumar are loved by all the Indians. Among actors, there is Mithun Chakravarti. Famous actresses include: Sharmila Thakur, Bipasha Basu, Rani Mukherjee. In this list, a new name has been added, Rituparna Sengupata. Let's see what is restored for Rituparna in 2007.