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Dolly Johur

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Dolly Johur is a Bangladeshi film, television and stage actress.[1] She received Bangladesh National Film Awards 2 times - as the Best Actress and the Best Supporting Actress for her roles in the films Shonkhonil Karagar and Ghani: The Cycle (2006) respectively.[2][3]

Dolly Johur
Native name
ডলি জহুর
Years active1988-present

Early life and educationEdit

Johur began acting at a very young age. Her brother took her try out for different acting jobs when they were young.[4] She attended University of Dhaka where she got involved with theater.[5] During that time, she was enrolled at Natyachakra and Chhayanaut.[6]


Johur got her breakthrough by the character Nilu in the drama serial Ei Shob Din Ratri by Humayun Ahmed.[6] She has acted in several television dramas on Maasranga Television, ATN Bangla and BTV.[7][8]





  • Manush (2003)[13]
  • Noashal (2014)[14]
  • Shesher Ratri (2015)[15]


  1. ^ "Q & A : "I have always been keen to play the romantic role of Sophia Lauren in Sunflower" --Dolly Zahur". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  2. ^ "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. ^ "National Film Awards for the last fours years announced". The Daily Star. 2008-09-01. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  4. ^ "Dolly Zahur on Acting Career and More". New Age. 21 September 2013. Archived from the original on 22 July 2015.
  5. ^ "Ever-Renewing Old Glory". The Daily Star. 1 July 2011. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  6. ^ a b "Through the eyes of Dolly Zahur". The Daily Star. 2018-05-26. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  7. ^ "Dolly Zahur, Asha in TV Play for the First Time". The New Nation. 11 November 2014. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  8. ^ "'A Dark Moment...'". BDNews24. 20 July 2012. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  9. ^ ""Atimanab" on BTV". The Daily Star. 2007-10-04. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  10. ^ "Drama serial 'Joge Biyoge' on Channel i". The Daily Star. 2007-01-14. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  11. ^ "New Drama serial " Tuntuni Villa" on Ekushey TV". The Daily Star. 2008-10-26. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  12. ^ ""Meghe Dhaka Shohor" on ATN Bangla". The Daily Star. 2018-03-29. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  13. ^ "Kotha O Kahini's tele-theatre". The Daily Star. 2003-09-30. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  14. ^ "Ishana to appear in serial Noashal". Prothom Alo. 2014-10-13. Retrieved October 7, 2015.
  15. ^ "'Shesher Ratri' based on Tagore's short story to be aired tonight". The Independent. 2015-08-06. Retrieved October 7, 2015.

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