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Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee receives the Legion of Honour

Actor Soumitra Chatterjee on Tuesday received the Legion of Honour, the highest French civilian award, 30 years after his mentor and renowned filmmaker Satyajit Ray was conferred with the same.

Top French honour for actor Soumitra Chatterjee

“At this age, awards do not hold a great attraction. But I should say this award is slightly special as it comes from a country that is known for its cultural richness and artistic excellence,” Soumitra Chatterjee said


Soumitra Chatterjee to play Prosenjit Chatterjee's father in Mayurakshi

Director Atanu Ghosh says Mayurakshi deals with the father-son relationship which will be played by Soumitra Chatterjee and Prosenjit Chatterjee.

Waiting for right role is way of cinema, says Soumitra Chatterjee

Soumitra Chatterjee says one has to wait for the right kind of roles and it's just the way cinema operates.

Soumitra Chatterjee regrets not doing Hamlet

Soumitra Chatterjee has one regret in life - he could not portray the character of Shakespeare's Hamlet

Soumitra Chatterjee welcomes Udta Punjab verdict

I will say it is a correct and good judgement, because I principally don't believe in any censorship imposed from above, says Soumitra Chatterjee.


Suman Ghosh's Bengali film 'Peace Haven' celebrates life

Director Suman Ghosh says his film "Peace Haven" mocks death but cherishes life. Starring Soumitra Chatterjee in the lead role, "Peace Haven" tells the story of three friends, all in their 70s, who discover the meaning of life while trying to set up a mortuary for themselves.

Soumitra Chatterjee felicitated by Bengal government

Soumitra Chatterjee and actor Saswata Chatterjee of "Kahaani" fame were today felicitated by the West Bengal government.

I can't be choosy at this age: Soumitra Chatterjee

Soumitra Chatterjee says he is no longer in a position to choose scripts and grab meaty roles since age has limited his repertoire.

Made 'Ahalya' to work with Soumitra Chatterjee: Sujoy Ghosh

Sujoy Ghosh said: "I always wanted to work with Soumitra Chatterjee and not just as an actor but I wanted him as a hero in my film."