Stating that it was a beautiful experience, the 53-year-old said, “The makers were hunting for someone to sing “Naino Ke”, which was to be picturised on me. [10] She received several awards including a National Award and two BFJA Awards. Roopa Ganguly is also a trained Rabindra Sangeet singer and classical dancer. She is an important part of Tata Group as she works as a chief economist and head of policy advocacy since August 2017. Ganguly has worked in TV serials like “Karam Apna Apna,” “Love Story,” “Vakt Batyega Kaun Apna Kaun Paraya,” “Kasturi,” and “Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo.”. The son of BJP MP and actor Roopa Ganguly, who was arrested yesterday for crashing his car into the boundary wall of a Kolkata club, has been granted bail. Chopra was quite impressed with Ganguly's performance in the TV series Ganadevta. On the last day of my shoot for Kasturi, I signed the register but didn't accept my pay-packet because I shot only for a few close-up shots. Over a week now, Roopa Ganguly has been aggressively demanding CBI enquiry into the untimely demise of Sushant Singh Rajput. She did her schooling from Kolkata’s Beltala Girls’ High School and went to Jogamaya Devi College to pursue Bachelor of Science. In 1996, she appeared in Aparna Sen's award-winning Bengali film Yugant, where she played the character of an obsessed dancer. Roopa was also in a live-in relationship with the playback singer, Dibyendu, who is 13 years younger to Roopa. [59] In the same year, she acted in Sukanta Roy's Bengali film Pitrireen, where she played the character of Sathi, a photographer who inquires about her father's assassin. [38] Soumitra Chatterjee also cast her as Mrinal alongside his daughter Poulami Basu playing the role of Bindu in his directorial venture Stree Ki Patra (1986), based on Streer Patra a Bengali short story written by Tagore. Their relationship ended roughly after a few months of companionship. The sequence demanded her to weep while enacting the part. She even went on to reveal that she had once got a call on her landline, offering her Rs. She is the daughter of Samarendra Lal Ganguly and Juthika Ganguly. Ganguly attended a wedding ceremony where she was introduced to Bijoy Chatterjee who was looking for a fresh face with unplucked eyebrows to play the female lead in his Hindi short film Nirupama (1986) based on Rabindranath Tagore's Bengali short story Dena Paona. Roopa Ganguly belongs to a Hindu Family. In 1986, she gained recognition after appearing in the TV series “Muktabandha.” She made her film debut in 1988 with Prabhat Roy’s Bengali film “Prateek.” In the same year, she appeared in B. R. Chopra’s “Mahabharat.” She earned wide popularity by playing the role of ‘Draupadi’ in the TV series. Ganguly had a very tough domestic life as Dhrubo could not take the fame she had. They has one son Akash Mukherjee. She is the daughter of Samarendra Lal Ganguly and Juthika Ganguly. [83] She also appeared in Shekhar Das's Bengali film Nayanchampar Dinratri (2013). She is widely known for her versatility and accent adaptation. Ganguly again stirred a controversy for unraveling many shocking aspects of her personal life when she appeared in the popular TV show “Sach Ka Saamna.” Roopa confessed of having love affairs outside her marriage and also confessed of being asked for sexual favours in return of roles in Bollywood. [33] She was further acclaimed for her roles in films such as Kaaler Rakhal (2009), Chowrasta - The Crossroads of Love (2009), Chaurahen (2012), Na Hannyate (2012), Dutta Vs Dutta (2012) and Punascha (2014). I was so mooh-phat (outspoken) that my family feared for my well-being. [80] She appeared in Birsa Dasgupta's Jaani Dyakha Hawbe (2011), which after much commercial expectation proved to be a failure at the box office. "[60], In 1995, She accepted a role in Ravi Chopra's Kanoon on the latter's insistence. [19] She reprised the role of Draupadi in Chopra's Mahabharat Katha. She is best known for her portrayal of Draupadi in B R Chopra’s hit television series Mahabharat (1988). The couple lived in Ganguly's Mumbai flat until the end of their relationship. He suggested Banik to find another actress other than Ganguly whom he considered to be dowdy. Roopa Ganguly is also an award-winning singer, and had even crooned for Mahabharat. She acted in Anjan Dutt's Dutta Vs Dutta, (2012) where she played the character of "Runu mashi", who lives her life on her own terms and inspires the protagonist to live the life he desires. [52] The sequence was aired in the 46th, 47th and 48th episodes of the series. Roopa Ganguly Zodiac Sign is Sagittarius, Ethnicity Not Known & religion Not Available.. Roopa Ganguly Net Worth 2018. Post navigation. Apart from being an actor and politician, Roopa is also a trained Rabindra Sangeet Voacalist and a classical dancer. 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In 1990, she appeared in Tariq Shah's Hindi film Baahar Aane Tak, which was a flop at the box office. In 2011, she was awarded the National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for rendering her voice in Aditi Roy's Bengali film Abosheshey. [49], Reportedly B.R. Age 51 Years Old old. Roopa Ganguly is an Indian performing artist, playback vocalist and politician. Roopa Ganguly was born on Friday, 25 November 1966 (age 53 years; as in 2019) in Kalyani, Kolkata. Her performance in the series was appreciated. In the same year, she appeared in Sekhar Das's award-winning Bengali film Krantikaal (2005), where she played the character of Subarna, who befriends a terrorist who broke into her house. Roopa Ganguly appeared in the role of Draupadi in the Mahabharata. Ganguly was initially hesitant to accept his proposal but later gave her nod on the insistence of her aunt. But I am a very sensitive and creative person. In 1988, she achieved national recognition for her role in the Hindi TV series Ganadevta and shot to wider fame and popularity after she played Draupadi in B. R. Chopra's Mahabharat (1988-90). Learn about Roopa Ganguly: her birthday, what she did before fame, her family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more. [39][40] She then met Ramaprasad Banik who suggested her to appear for a look test for the female lead in his Muktabandha (1987). Her son Akash was born in 1997. Shah Road , Flat A, 4th Floor, Golf Garden, Kolkata West Bengal 700033 Email Id: roopa[dot]ganguly[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in Education Qualifications: Graduation Educated at Jodhpur … [88][89][90], Ganguly was married to Dhrubo Mukerjee, a mechanical engineer hailing from West Bengal, Kolkata from 1992 until 2007. "[9] Mira Nair described her as "one of those most confident and powerful actresses around. Roopa Ganguly estimated net worth in 2018 is Under Review.Here we also added Roopa Ganguly previous years Net Worth, Income, Salary & Property details. [93][94], Ganguly had won numerous awards, including a National Award, Bengal Film Journalists' Association Awards two times and Kalakar Awards three times. If there is no respect for the work one does then money is not worth the effort. [11] In October 2016, she was nominated as a Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha, by the President of India. [85] In 2015, she acted in Debesh Chottopadhyay's Bengali film Natoker Moto and Aparna Sen's Bengali film Arshinagar. The film was a major financial success. [44][45] She accepted a role opposite Chiranjeet Chakraborty in Prabhat Roy's Bengali film Prateek (1988). Majumdar was requested to meet Ganguly once again. I felt that there was no respect for a senior actor like me. After Juhi Chawla declined the role of Draupadi for Mahabharat, Chopra decided to get her appear for a screen test for the role. She appeared in a cameo role in Bow Barracks forever (2004) by Anjan Dutt. She had to enact the role of the doctor who treats the protagonist. Roopa Ganguly is an The Indian Bengali film actress. "[9], Ganguly was born to Samarendra Lal Ganguly and Juthika Ganguly on 25 November 1966. Roopa Ganguly family members’ names and photos Husband and children [1 son] She was married to Dhrubo Mukerjee from 1992 until 2006. Apparently, Ganguly attempted suicide thrice but survived everytime. Family: Husband/Spouse: Ashwin K Verma: Children: Son- Rudransh (Born on 25 August 2015) Daughter- None: Parents: Father- Anil Ganguly (Director, Screenwriter) Mother- Name Not Known: Siblings: Brother- Vijay Ganguly (Actor and Producer) Sister- None: Favourite Things: Food: Aloo Parantha: Beverage: Tea: Actor: Amitabh Bachchan: Travel Destination: London: Colour: Blue [46] Roy's next venture was Agnitrishna (1989) that once again saw Chiranjeet Chakraborty essaying the male protagonist Abhijit suffering from pyrophobia. After completing her graduation, Roopa did a few Bengali TV series. Rupa Ganguly breaks her silence on her failed marriage and the new man in her life. In the same year, she appeared in its Hindi remake titled Inspector Dhanush. She acted in Anurag Basu's blockbuster film Barfi! Roopa Ganguly Profile, Height, Age, Family, Husband, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More. Parents & Siblings Roopa Ganguly belongs to a Hindu Family. Not a lot is thought about her siblings. Roopa Ganguly (born 25 November 1966) is an Indian actress, playback singer and politician. [87], She was nominated to the Rajya Sabha in October 2016 in place of cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned earlier. After graduating from Kolkata’s Jogamaya Devi College, Roopa bagged a few Bengali TV serials. Roopa Ganguly on nepotism post Sushant Singh Rajput's death: Won't watch films of certain people after this. In an interview Ganguly said that her husband started feeling insecure about her recognition as an actress. The family comprises the descendants of three brothers - Ashok Kumar Ganguly, Anoop Kumar Ganguly and Kishore Kumar Ganguly - and their sister Sati Rani Mukherkjee. [41][42] After she appeared for the look test Samaresh Majumdar, the screenplay writer of the TV series considered her to be imperfect for the role. She was married to Dhrubo Mukerjee from 1992 until 2006. [78], In 2011, she won the National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for rendering her voice in Aditi Roy's Bengali film Abosheshey (2012)[79] where she also acted. In 1992, she acted in A. V. Seshagiri Rao's Telugu film Inspector Bhavani, where she played the character of a sincere police officer whose object is to bring an end to those who assassinated her fiancée. The sequence narrates Draupadi being dragged to the court by Dushasana. Even before I played Draupadi I spoke up against injustice. “That’s how I was brought up. [34][35] Goutam Ghose said that "she has that skill to transform herself into any character she plays. [18] Her performance in this TV series earned her several awards including Smita Patil Memorial Award. [84] In 2014, she appeared alongside Soumitra Chatterjee in Souvik Mitra's Bengali film Punascha, where she played the muse of an award-winning author, played by Chatterjee. In the film, she rendered her character with a fine, seductive approach, especially in the Eki Labonyo Purna Prate song sequence, where the character played by Soumitra Chatterjee recalls an earlier moment of Ganguly gazing back at him. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius. Roopa Ganguly slams Maharashtra government on Arnab's ill-treatment Reacting to shocking visuals of Arnab Goswami shouting from the police van, "My life is under threat, My life is under threat, I'm not being allowed to speak to my lawyers, I was assaulted this morning', Roopa Ganguly … The home town of this person is Kalyani, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. The actress talks about the tremendous inner strength she needed t In West Bengal Assembly elections 2016, Ganguly lost from Howrah North to Trinamool Congress counterpart and cricketer Laxmi Ratan Shukla. She will be seen in the role of a foul mouthed politician in an upcoming Hindi film Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, directed by Kushan Nandy.[86]. [17] She made her big screen debut opposite Chiranjeet in Prabhat Roy's Bengali film Prateek (1988). While attacking the Mamta Banerjee government, Ganguly said, “Send their (Trinamool workers) wives and daughters to Bengal… If they are able to survive there for 15 days without getting raped, then tell me.” This sparkled outrage amongst West Bengal’s government and an FIR was filed against her. In 1999, Rupali worked in the shelved film, “Pardesi Mera Dil Le Gaya.” Her friends and family fondly call her Roopa and Rups. [76] She then appeared in Hindi TV series such as Love Story and Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo (2009). [32] In January 2006, she was named by The Indian Express in the list of the five most powerful actresses of 2005. The couple gave birth to a son named Akash in 1997. [72] She acted in the much acclaimed Bengali film Ek Mutho Chabi (2005), produced by herself, where she played the character of an established actress who has a car accident, consequently losing her career. In 2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly Elections, Ganguly lost from Howrah North to Trinamool Congress candidate, Laxmi Ratan Shukla. Utpal Dutt, who was also a part of this venture, was recorded to comment on her performance: "Roopa has really lived the life of Kapila with those flawless body languages of a woman from the fisherman community. [71] She appeared in Raj Mukherjee's Bengali film Nagordola (2005), where she portrayed the character of an arrogant and rude woman who gets diagnosed as having throat cancer and realises that life is not like it has conventionally been and gives her full consent to her own unmarried daughter to give birth of her baby and to bring it up. Roopa Ganguly is a Indian Film Actress, who was born on in Kalyani, West Bengal, India. The couple lived in Roopa’s Mumbai flat. Reportedly, in May 2016, Roopa’s car was attacked by the Trinamool Party workers in Diamond Harbour area of the South 24 Parganas district during the West Bengal Legislative Assembly Elections. Sourav Ganguly is famous professional Former cricketer, he was leading Indian National Team as a Captain and after retirement Sourav Ganguly joined Cricket Association of Bengal as President. Shashi Tharoor, Smriti Irani & Roopa Ganguly reacts on Mamata Banerjee dharna [61] In 1995, she appeared in Amal Roy Ghatak's Bengali film Ujan, which won her the BFJA Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1996. [36][37], Ganguly attended a wedding ceremony where she was introduced to Bijoy Chatterjee who was looking for a fresh face with unplucked eyebrows to play the female lead in his Hindi short film Nirupama (1986) based on Rabindranath Tagore's Bengali short story Dena Paona. [13] She served as the General Secretary[14][15] and the Vice President[16] for the West Bengal Motion Picture Artistes' Forum, a body representing cine artistes. [36] Later, she obtained a bachelor's degree from the Jogamaya Devi College, an affiliated undergraduate women's college of University of Calcutta, in Kolkata. Though she made a cameo appearance in it, she garnered huge mass attention as the film was widely advertised on her enthralling dialogue; "Sagar dekhben naa, shudhu amake dekhun." [81] She appeared in Riingo's Bengali film Na Hannyate (2012), where she played the character of Jui, who is caught in a situation where she could save only one of her kids and leave the other to die. Soumitra Chatterjee also cast her as Mrinal al… [82] In 2013, she appeared in Utsav Mukherjee's hilarious social-satirical film Half Serious. In 2001, she appeared in a cameo role in Goutam Ghose's award-winning Bengali film Dekha. The film flopped at the box office. Her Father’s Name is Late Samrendra Lal Ganguly and mother’s name is Not Known. In February 2017, Roopa Ganguly and BJP’s then National Secretary, Kailash Vijayvargiya were summoned by the the Crime Investigation Department for interrogation the high-profile Jalpaiguri child trafficking case, after the key accused in the child trafficking racket alleged Ganguly of her involvement in the case. In the film, she portrayed the character of Suchismita. [63], In 2000, she appeared in Rituparno Ghosh's award-winning Bengali film Bariwali, where she played the character of Sudeshna Mitra, an actress playing the character of Binodini, in a film Chokher Bali directed, alongside the male protagonist. This time Ganguly appeared charming and attractive, and was finalized to portray the female lead. Not much is known about her siblings. Categories. His Film debut is Saaheb (1985), Television debut is Ganadevta (1986) and her Political debut is that she Joined Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) in 2015. They still do.” She was inclined towards acting from a very young age. [51] In 1989, the 34th episode of the series introduced her. Ganguly was finally chosen since her Hindi diction was better. After graduating from Kolkata’s Jogamaya Devi College, Roopa bagged a few Bengali TV serials. A veteran of Bengali Parallel Cinema,the actress in now a powerful political personality.She has worked with prestigious chiefs like Mrinal Sen, Goutam Ghose and Rituparno Ghosh. [73][74] In December 2005, Ganguly was named by The Telegraph in the list of Five Crowning Queens of 2005 alongside Rani Mukerji, Preity Zinta, Konkona Sen Sharma and Vidya Balan.[75]. Roopa Ganguly was born on November 25, 1966, in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.Her current age 51 years.. “Roopa Ganguly Measurements Height Weight Bra Size Age”. Juthika Ganguly DAUGHTERS: State Name: Nominated Permanent Address: Royal Greens 49/1, P.G.M. Popular Bengali TV series, she acted in, include Janmabhoomi (1997), Draupadi (2000), Ingeet (2001), Tithir Atithi to name a few. Everything was fine. [3] Soumitra Chatterjee who played the male lead in the film helped her get into the role of the heroine. Hinduism is … The couple got divorced in 2006. Roopa Ganguly Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Measurements, Net Worth, Family, Affairs, Marriage, Wiki & much more! Ganguly had a very tough domestic life as Dhrubo could not take the fame she had. The full name of this Politician, Former Actress, Playback Singer is Roopa Ganguly. Mukerjee tried to destroy her career several times. [28] She was conferred with Osian's Cinefan Festival Special Jury Mention for her role in Antarmahal (2005). Ganguly was initially hesitant to accept his proposal but later gave her nod on the insistence of her aunt. Roopa got married to Dhrubo Mukerjee (Mechanical Engineer) in 1992. New Delhi [India], December 13 (ANI): BJP Rajya Sabha MP Roopa Ganguly has hit out at West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) … According to her birthplace, She is Indian by birth. [58] Onwards, she appeared in films such as Kovelamudi Bapayya's Pyar Ka Devta (1991), Raj Sippy's Saugandh (1991) and Rajkumar Kohli's Virodhi (1992) to name a few. [66][67][68] Indian film critic Piyush Roy wrote on her performance in the film, "Ganguly rekindles memories of her fiery act of Draupadi in B R Chopra’s Mahabharat through her blow hot, blow cold performance. The film was a major hit at the box office for its contemporary social issue. She was inclined towards acting from a very young age. In 2009, she appeared on the show “Hello Bolchi Friends” on Friends FM. Money is everywhere but one doesn't work only for money. [29] She was awarded in the Best Actress in a Leading Role category for her role in Sekhar Das's National Award winning Bengali film Krantikaal (2005)[30][31] at the 9th Dhaka International Film Festival. [2] IMBD Husband & Children Roopa got married to Dhrubo Mukerjee (Mechanical Engineer) in 1992. 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Roopa received married to Dhrubo Mukerjee (Mechanical Engineer) in 1992. [20], She achieved critical acclaim for her performance in National Award winning Bengali films such as Padma Nadir Majhi (1993) by Goutam Ghose,[21][22][23] Janani (1993) by Sanat Dasgupta[24][25] and Yugant (1995) by Aparna Sen.[26] She received BFJA Award for Best Supporting Actress twice for her roles in Amal Ray Ghatak's Ujan (1995) and Rituparno Ghosh's Antarmahal (2005). She disclosed in an interview that she left her career for her marriage, moved to Kolkata, became a domesticated housewife, was denied for daily expenses and as a final resort, attempted suicide. [47] The film failed to win critical favour while Ganguly's performance was critically acclaimed. [12] She served as the President of BJP Mahila Morcha in West Bengal. Roopa Purushothaman is an Indian businesswoman. [48] She also accepted another role opposite Chakraborty in Biresh Chatterjee's Bengali film Tufan (1989). She is also the founder of the education-based non-profit organisation known as Avasara Leadership Institute, Pune. She is best known for playing the role of ‘Draupadi’ in the Indian epic television series “Mahabharat” (1988). [65], In 2005, she appeared in Rituparno Ghosh's award-winning Bengali film Antarmahal, where she played the character of Mahamaya, a docile wife to an arrogant zamindar. [35] The film won her the BFJA Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2006. [7][8][9] She has worked with directors such as Mrinal Sen, Aparna Sen, Goutam Ghose and Rituparno Ghosh. The Ganguly family are a family of film personalities active in the Hindi film industry. Kuru clan whether Yudhishthira has the right to put her in stake one child, a son born. November 1966 ) is an Indian actress, and was finalized to portray the female lead Chakraborty... 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