Dolly Johur

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Dolly Johur (born 17 July 1953)[1] is a Bangladeshi film, television and stage actress.[2] 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 (2006) respectively.[3][4]

Dolly Johur
ডলি জহুর
Born (1953-07-13) July 13, 1953 (age 67)
Dhanmondi, Dacca, East Bengal, Dominion of Pakistan
NationalityBangladeshi
OccupationActress
Years active1985-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.[5] She attended University of Dhaka, and studied social science[6][circular reference]where she got involved with theater.[7] During that time, she was enrolled at Natyachakra and Chhayanaut.[8]

CareerEdit

Johur got her breakthrough by the character Nilu in the drama serial Ei Shob Din Ratri by Humayun Ahmed.[8] She has acted in several television dramas on Maasranga Television, ATN Bangla and BTV.[9][10]

Personal lifeEdit

She married actor Johurul Islam in 1976, who died in 2006.They have one son together, named Riasat.[11]

WorksEdit

TelevisionEdit

FilmsEdit

Stage dramasEdit

  • Manush (2003)[17]
  • Noashal (2014)[18]
  • Shesher Ratri (2015)[19]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Dolly Zahur: Acting with passion". New Age. 29 November 2019.
  2. ^ "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.
  3. ^ 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.
  4. ^ "National Film Awards for the last fours years announced". The Daily Star. 2008-09-01. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  5. ^ "Dolly Zahur on Acting Career and More". New Age. 21 September 2013. Archived from the original on 22 July 2015.
  6. ^ https://bn.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E0%A6%A1%E0%A6%B2%E0%A6%BF_%E0%A6%9C%E0%A6%B9%E0%A7%81%E0%A6%B0
  7. ^ "Ever-Renewing Old Glory". The Daily Star. 1 July 2011. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  8. ^ a b "Through the eyes of Dolly Zahur". The Daily Star. 2018-05-26. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  9. ^ "Dolly Zahur, Asha in TV Play for the First Time". The New Nation. 11 November 2014. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  10. ^ "'A Dark Moment...'". BDNews24. 20 July 2012. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  11. ^ http://m.theindependentbd.com//printversion/details/51551
  12. ^ https://en.prothomalo.com/entertainment/btv-classic-ei-shob-din-ratri-back-again
  13. ^ ""Atimanab" on BTV". The Daily Star. 2007-10-04. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  14. ^ "Drama serial 'Joge Biyoge' on Channel i". The Daily Star. 2007-01-14. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  15. ^ "New Drama serial " Tuntuni Villa" on Ekushey TV". The Daily Star. 2008-10-26. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  16. ^ ""Meghe Dhaka Shohor" on ATN Bangla". The Daily Star. 2018-03-29. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  17. ^ "Kotha O Kahini's tele-theatre". The Daily Star. 2003-09-30. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  18. ^ "Ishana to appear in serial Noashal". Prothom Alo. 2014-10-13. Retrieved October 7, 2015.
  19. ^ "'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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