Alamgir (actor)

Alamgir (born 4 April 1950)[1] is a Bangladeshi popular film actor and television host. He won Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Actor and Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor a record nine times for his roles in the films Ma O Chhele (1985), Apekka (1987), Khotipuron (1989), Moroner Pore (1990), Pita Mata Santan (1991), Andha Biswas (1992) and Desh Premik (1994), Jibon Moroner Sathi (2010) and Ke Apon Ke Por (2011).[2]

Alamgir
আলমগীর
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Alamgir in 2016
Born
M. A. Alamgir

(1950-04-04) 4 April 1950 (age 72)
NationalityBangladeshi
OccupationActor, director, presenter
Years active1973–present
Spouse(s)
ChildrenAkhi Alamgir
Awards9

Early lifeEdit

Alamgir was born on 4 April 1950 at Dhaka Medical College Hospital in Dhaka.[3] His father, Kalim Uddin Ahmed, was an executive producer of Mukh O Mukhosh, the first Bengali-language feature film to be made in Bangladesh.[3]

CareerEdit

Alamgir's first film was Amar Jonmobhumi, directed by Alamgir Kumkum. He has worked in television dramas and also as a presenter. In 1986, he made his directorial debut with the film Nishpap.[3]

Alamgir is the host of the game show Houseful on Maasranga Television.[4]

Personal lifeEdit

Alamgir was first married to lyricist Khoshnur Alamgir.[5] Together they had a daughter singer Akhi Alamgir and a son Tasvir Hassan. He later married singer Runa Laila.[6]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Director Notes
1973 Amar Jonmovumi Alamgir Kumkum
Dassurani [7]
Chashir Meye [7]
Joy Porajoy [7]
1976 Love in Simla
1980 Koshai Amjad Hossain [7]
Ostad Saagred [7]
1982 Protigya
1984 Bhat De Amjad Hossain [7]
Ma o Chele Kamal Ahmed
1987 Apekkha [2]
1988 Pothe Holo Dekha Hafiz Uddin
1990 Moroner Pare [2]
1992 Satya Mithya A K Mintu
Ranga Vabhi
1993 Mayer Ashirbad Himself [8][9]
2012 Se Amar Mon Kereche Sohanoor Rahman Sohan [10]
2013 Judge Barrister Police Commissioner F. I. Manik [11]
2015 Dui Prithibi
2017 Dhaka Attack Dipankar Dipon
2018 Ekti Cinemar Golpo Himself
2019 Ahaa Re Ranjan Ghosh
2020 Bishwoshundori Chayanika Chowdhury

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Film Result
1985 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Actor Ma o Chele Won
1987 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Actor Opekkha Won
1989 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Actor Khati Puron Won
1990 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Actor Moroner Pore Won
1991 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Actor Pita Mata Sontan Won
1992 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Actor Andho Biswas Won
1994 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Actor Desh Premik Won
2010 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Supporting Actor Jibon Moroner Sathi Won
2011 Bangladesh National Film Awards Best Supporting Actor Ke Apon Ke Por Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Shazu, Shah Alam (2022-04-03). "Stars pay tribute to Alamgir on 72nd birthday". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2022-04-03.
  2. ^ a b c জাতীয় চলচ্চিত্র পুরস্কার প্রাপ্তদের নামের তালিকা (১৯৭৫-২০১২) [List of the winners of National Film Awards (1975-2012)]. Government of Bangladesh (in Bengali). Bangladesh Film Development Corporation. Retrieved 25 March 2019.
  3. ^ a b c উপস্থাপনা করতে আমি স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যবোধ করি (in Bengali). Daily Amar Desh. 2013-04-24. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 9 February 2015.
  4. ^ "Housefull on maasranga from today -". reflectionnews.com.
  5. ^ ঢালিউডে আলোচিত বিবাহ বিচ্ছেদ [Notable divorces in Dhallywood]. Channel i (in Bengali). 5 June 2016. Retrieved 2019-11-30.
  6. ^ মিডিয়া পাড়ার কিছু ২য় বিয়ের গল্প [Stories of second marriages in the media]. banglanews24.com (in Bengali). 12 March 2013. Retrieved 27 July 2017.
  7. ^ a b c d e f "Alamgir turns 67 today". The Independent. Dhaka. 3 April 2016.
  8. ^ "Mayer Ashirbad (1993)". gomolo.com. Retrieved 2019-06-11.
  9. ^ "Mayer Aasirbad". www.hoichoi.tv. Retrieved 2019-06-11.
  10. ^ ঈদের পাঁচ ছবি [Five Eid pictures]. Kaler Kantho (in Bengali). 2012. Archived from the original on 27 January 2013.
  11. ^ ১০ মে মুক্তি পাচ্ছে শাকিব-পূর্ণিমার নতুন ছবি [New picture of Shakib-Purnima will be released on May 10]. Banglanews24.com (in Bengali). 6 May 2013. Archived from the original on 10 May 2013.

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