Ankush Hazra is an Indian actor associated with Bengali films. His debut film was Kellafate released in 2010. His other notable films include Ami Shudhu Cheyechi Tomay, Ki Kore Toke Bolbo, Jamai 420, Haripada Bandwala and Villain.
Hazra caught the attention of film director Pijus Saha who starred him in his romantic comedy film Kellafate of Banner-Prince Entertainment P4. This film was also produced by Saha. Hazra was paired opposite newcomer Rupashree. The backdrops of the song sequences were appreciated a lot which ultimately led to the conclusion by viewers that Hazra was an extraordinary dancer and enhanced his popularity as a great dancer in Tollywood.
Later, Hazra starred in the Bengali romantic drama film Idiot of Eskay Movies, directed by Rajib Biswas. In this film, Hazra was paired opposite Bengali actress Srabanti Chatterjee. He returned with his Bengali film Kanamachi. His recent success includes the multistarrer-romantic-comedy film Jamai 420.
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Awards and nominationsEdit
|2011||Big Bangla Rising Star Award||Big Bangla Rising Star Award for Best Dancer (Male)||Kellafate||Won|
|2015||Kalakar Awards||Best Actor||Ami Shudhu Cheyechi Tomay||Won|
|2016||Kolkata Desirable Actor Award||Best Actor (Male)||Ki Kore Toke Bolbo||Won|
|2016||Star Jalsha Paribaar Awards||Best Jodi
(Ankush & Nusrat Jahan)
|2017||Star Jalsha Paribaar Awards||Best Jodi
(Ankush & Mimi)
|Ki Kore Toke Bolbo||Won|
|2017||IBFA Awards||Best Jodi (Ankush & Nusrat Jahan)||Haripada Bandwala||Won|
|2019||Telecine AwardsTemplate:Popular Choice||Best Actor (Male)||Villain||Won|
|2020||Kalakar Awards||Best Actor (Male)||Bibaho Obhijaan||Won|
|2020 | Films And Frames Digital Film Award |Best Actor (Comic Role) |Bibaho Obhijaan |style="background: #99FF99; color: black; vertical-align: middle; text-align: center; " class="yes table-yes2"|Won |- |}
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