Kolkata: The man and the Mahanayak, will continue to reside in our hearts. A study of Bengali cinema is never complete without the legendary man. Uttam Kumar, the numerous actor of Bengal also India was the pioneer of the golden era of Bangla cinema. The magic that started in the 40’s with his arrival on the silver screen is yet to fade away. Satyajit Ray considered him as a phenomenon.
There have been stars and actors far more successful than him both commercially, but this guy continues to carve a niche in the hearts of cine goers. Uttam Kumar would have been celebrating his 92th birthday on upcoming 3rd September as Bengali cinema lost its icon at an age of 53.
For this year, Sudipta Chanda, a Uttam lover will plan to launch Uttam Calendar on 3rd September. Twenty four movies posters will there to pay rich tribute to the Mahanayak Uttam Kumar.
The actressses will be also present in this calendar. Because without Suchitra, Uttam Kumar is incomplete. Apart from Suchitra, Tanuja Debi, Supriya Debi and Arundhati will be also present in this calendar.
A ceremony will be organized by Sudipta Chanda on 3rd September at Uttam Mancha and there the calendar will be launched.
According to SudiptaChanda, I used to watch movies of Uttam Kumar since childhood. But now my passion is to collect the poster of Uttam Kumar’s Movies. In this way I will pay rich tribute to the Mahanayak Uttam Kumar.