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Deb Mukherjee

Deb Mukherjee (or Mukherji) (Bengali: দেব মুখার্জি) is a Bengali Indian actor. His daughter Sunita (from his first marriage) is married to director Ashutosh Gowariker,[1][2] while his son (from his second marriage) is director Ayan Mukherjee.[3]

Deb Mukherjee
Born
Kanpur
OccupationActor
Partner(s)Amrit Mukherjee[1]
Children2, including Ayan Mukherjee
Parent(s)Sashadhar Mukherjee
Sati Devi
FamilyMukherjee-Samarth family

He is part of the famous Mukherjee family which spans four generations. His family has been in the Bollywood industry since the 1930s. His father was Sashadhar Mukherjee, the owner of Filmalaya studios, who produced Love in Shimla (1960).[4] His brothers are Joy Mukherjee, a successful actor in the 1960s and Shomu Mukherjee, the husband of actress Tanuja. His nieces are actresses Kajol and her sister Tanisha. Other members of the Mukherjee-Samarth family include Rani Mukerji and Sharbani Mukherjee.[5]

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1965 Tu Hi Meri Zindagi Rocky
1969 Aansoo Ban Gaye Phool Chandrashekhar
Sambandh Manav
1970 Abhinetri Dancer
1971 Adhikar Shyam
1972 Ek Bar Mooskura Do
Zindagi Zindagi Poet
1974 Do Aankhen
1977 Haiwan
1978 Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki Pratap Chouhan
1979 Baaton Baaton Mein Peter
1982 Deedar-E-Yaar
1983 Karate Desh
1992 Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander Sports Coach of Rajput College
1993 King Uncle Guest appearance
Aasoo Bane Angaarey
Dalaal Girdhari
1995 Rock Dancer
1997 Gudgudee Shekhar
2009 Kaminey Mujeeb

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b The Pulp Prodigy
  2. ^ Once again, love in Bombay
  3. ^ "Another GenNext Kapur family finds feet in Bollywood". The Economic Times. 20 Nov 2010. Retrieved 15 June 2013.
  4. ^ "Ayan Mukherjee wants to remake grandpa's 'Love in Simla'". The Times of India. 17 May 2013. Retrieved 16 June 2013.
  5. ^ "In pics: Bollywood's Mukherjee-Samarth family tree". CNN-IBN. Retrieved 16 June 2013.

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