Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of Jahar Ganguly


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  • Jahar Ganguly

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    44Actor born in 24 Parganas Dist., Bengal. Major 
    5 stage actor, dancer and singer in Calcutta 
    6 Theatres, e.g. as Fatikchand in Poshyaputra 
     5stage actor, dancer and singer in [[Calcutta 
     6Theatres]], e.g. as Fatikchand in Poshyaputra 
    77(1932) and as Bhola Moira in Anthony Kabial 
    88in the late 60s. Broke through in film with 
    9 Premankur Atorthy’s Dena Paona. Cast in 
     9[[Premankur Atorthy]]’s Dena Paona. Cast in 
    1010almost 1/3 of Bengali films in 40s and 50s as a 
    1111character actor in comedy counterparts to the 
    1212dramatic lead. A crucial mediator between the 
    1313Calcutta Theatres style and popular cinema 
    14 (e.g. his Jyotish Bannerjee and Naresh Mitra 
     14(e.g. his [[Jyotish Bannerjee]] and [[Naresh Mitra]] 
    1515films). Best-remembered lead role as Manas 
    16 opposite Kanan Devi’s Niharika in 
    17 Manmoyee Girls’ School, a part reprised 
     16opposite [[Kanan Devi]]’s Niharika in 
     17[[Manmoyee Girls]]’ School, a part reprised 
    1818from his 1932 Art Theatres production. Also 
    19 major role in Shahar Theke Dooray, and 
    20 remarkable cameos in Satyajit Ray’s Parash 
    21 Pathar and Chidiakhana. Continued as 
     19major role in [[Shahar Theke Dooray]], and 
     20remarkable cameos in [[Satyajit Ray]]’s [[Parash 
     21Pathar]] and [[Chidiakhana]]. Continued as 
    2222stage actor until the 60s. 
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