Indrani Dutta

Indrani Dutta (Bengali: ইন্দ্রানী দত্ত) is a Bengali film actress and dancer.[4][5]

Indrani Dutta
Born (1970-04-06) 6 April 1970 (age 51)
Years active1987–present
Spouse(s)Janardan Paul[3]

Early lifeEdit

Dutta was born in Kolkata. She is the youngest child of Dr. Himangshu Jyoti Dutta and Manjushree Dutta. Even as a child while studying in Kamala Girls' High School, She nurtured an ambition to become an actress. Her versatility was reflected in dance and sports. She acquired formal training in dance and music and was a sports topper in her school. Among her favourite hobbies were listening to music and stamp collecting. Dutta became graduate in Arts from the Sivanath Sastri College, an affiliated college of the prestigious University of Calcutta. Under the able guidance of her Guru Sumitra Mitra, She was conferred Pravakar in Kathak dance by Allahabad University. Her artistic inclinations are reflected in her love for music, interior design and gardening. Her easygoing, down-to-earth, loving nature makes her popular among all age groups. She is also a responsible citizen and environmentalist; with a love for animals, she is an active supporter of the cause of People for Animals.


Year Film Name Director Genre Role
1987 Pap Punya Rajat Das Actor
1987 Nadiya Nagar Sushil Mukherjee Actor (Bishnupriya)
1988 Maa Ek Mandir Sukhen Das Actor
1988 Apaman Chandan Mukherjee Actor
1989 Aghatan Ajo Ghate Amal Mitra Actor
1989 Aparanher Alo Agradoot Actor
1989 Tufan Biresh Chatterjee Actor (Lina)
1990 Shesh Aghat Jayanta Purkayastha Actor
1990 Papi Prabhat Roy Actor
1990 Apan Aamar Apan Tarun Majumdar Actor
1990 Byabodhan Dilip Mukherjee Actor
1990 Ladai Rana Mukhopadhay Actor
1991 Pati Param Guru Biresh Chattopadhyay Actor
1991 Prashna Saran Dey Actor
1991 Swapno Niye Bishnu Pal Choudhury Actor
1992 Surer Bhubane Prabir Mitra Actor
1992 Shesh Biday Milan Bhowmik Actor
1992 Shaitan Sachin Adhikari Actor
1992 Krodhi Panna Hussain Actor
1994 Tumi Je Aamar Inder Sen Actor
1995 Premsangee Prabir Mitra Actor
1995 Patibrata Nitai Goswami Actor
1995 Kencho Khunrte Keute Chiranjit Actor (Parama)
1995 Sukher Asha Sadhan Actor
1996 Tridhara Prashanta Nanda Actor
1996 Parikrama Shantimoy Bandyopadhyay Actor
1996 Nikhonj Dipen Pal Actor
1997 Mittir Barir Chhoto Bou Sushil Mukherjee Actor
1997 Sedin Chaitramas Prabhat Roy Actor (Kusum)
1997 Nishpap Asami Swapan Saha Actor
1999 Dadabhai Unknown Actor
1999 Swapno Niye Bishnu Paul Chowdhury Actor
1999 Santan Jakhan Satru Swapan Saha Actor
2000 Dabi Unknown Actor
2000 Master Moshai Unknown Guest Appearance in "Bhalobaste sekho ei Jibon take"
2008 Janatar Adalat Manoj Thakur Actor
2009 Krishna Shankar Roy Actor
2010 Soldier Dulal Bhowmick Actor
2010 Preyashi Purnendu Halder Actor
2010 Hangover Prabhat Roy Guest Appearance in "Joy Joy Bolo"
2014 Khancha Raja Sen Guest appearance in an item Song
2015 Belaseshe Shibaprasad Mukherjee & Nandita Roy Actor (Sarmistha)
2017 Nayeekar Bhumikaay Swagata CHowdhury Actor (Lahana)
2017 Sedin Basante Sanjay Guha Actor (Anuradha)
2019 Bela Shuru Shibaprasad Mukherjee & Nandita Roy Actor
2019 Kolkatay Kohinoor Santanu Ghosh Actor (Anamika)[6]

Television worksEdit

Indrani's career as an actor is not confined to the big screen. Her performances in telefilms such as Thir Bijuri, Thager Ghar, Swet Mayur, Hatat Bristi and in serials such as Chira Kumar Sabha, Sesh Prasno, Sima Rekha and Louha Kapat is praiseworthy.

In 1997, Indrani acted in the episode Necklace for the Hindi TV series Byomkesh Bakshi[7] as Uma (credited as Indrani Dutt).[8]

Indrani Dutta Kala NiketanEdit

Indrani has a great passion for dance; this passion led her to create her own dance school in Kolkata. Before opening this dance school, she had also had her own dance troupe, named "Srishti". Indrani Dutta Kala Niketan is now a popular and a remarkable dance institution of Kolkata and is well known all over East India. The dance troupe and the dance school have presented many shows in India and overseas.[citation needed]


Indrani Dutta played the role of goddess Durga twice on the television show named Mahisasurmardini aired on ETV Bangla on 2005 and Star Ananda on 2010. Both of the programs have the same name; both were aired in different years and in different styles.


She won the Bengal Film Journalists' Association Best Actress award for Prabhat Roy's Shedin Choitromaash.[9]


  1. ^ "Biography of Indrani Dutta". gomolo. Retrieved 3 September 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Indrani Dutta". Retrieved 3 September 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Indrani Dutta's b'day bash, Kolkata TimesCity". Retrieved 3 September 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Screen -The Business of Entertainment". Retrieved 27 October 2008. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Indrani Dutta Profile". Retrieved 3 September 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "Filmography of Indrani Dutta". gomolo. Retrieved 3 September 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ Indrani Dutta at IMDb.
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  9. ^ "Screen -The Business of Entertainment". Retrieved 27 October 2008. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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