Khairul Alam Sabuj

Khairul Alam Sabuj is a Bangladeshi actor, playwright and translator. As of 2020, he published four story books and wrote more than 35 television dramas.[1] He received Bangla Academy Literary Award (2019) in the translation category by the Government of Bangladesh.[2]

Khairul Alam Sabuj
খায়রুল আলম সবুজ
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Sabuj in February 2020
Alma materUniversity of Dhaka
OccupationActor, playwright, translator

Early life and careerEdit

Sabuj grew up in Barisal and graduated in English literature from the University of Dhaka.[3][4] was one of the leaders at Dhaka University Central Students' Union (DACSU).[5]

Sabuj was a teacher in Libya in 1980.[6]


Sabuj translated Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen's 12 plays into Bengali language.[6]

Theatre playwright
  • Sophia Loren: Tar Apon Kotha (original Sophia Living & Loving: Her Own Story by A.E. Hotchner) (2003)[15]

Personal lifeEdit

Sabuj is married to Shirin Alam and together they have a daughter Protiti Purna.[3]


  1. ^ "Khairul Alam Sabuj gets Bangla Academy Shahitya Puroshkar". Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  2. ^ "Bangla Academy picks 10 for literary award". Prothom Alo. 2020-01-23. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  3. ^ a b খায়রুল আলম সবুজ একাল সেকাল. Jugantor (in Bengali). 2015-11-26. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  4. ^ "Khairul Alam Sabuj, actor and an English alumnus, was one of those who sang at the reunion [photo caption]". Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  5. ^ "Television of a Lifetime Faridur Reza Sagor". The Daily Star. 2013-11-30. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  6. ^ a b "Henrik Ibsen's work celebrated in Dhaka". Dhaka Tribune. 2018-07-26. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  7. ^ "'Noashal' completes four years". Daily Sun. 2018-02-12. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  8. ^ "Special play "Kajer meye" on ATN Bangla". The Daily Star. 2008-05-01. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  9. ^ "150th episode of "Mahanagar" tonight". The Daily Star. 2008-04-21. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  10. ^ "TV serial "Mohanagar" on Banglavision tonight". The Daily Star. 2007-09-20. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  11. ^ "Mayur Bahon on Channel 1". The Daily Star. 2008-11-11. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  12. ^ "Of tall tales: "Asharey Golpo" on ntv". The Daily Star. 2010-06-09. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  13. ^ "Drama serial "Shada Pata-e Kalo Daag" on Rtv tonight". The Daily Star. 2010-09-06. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  14. ^ "Harold Pinter's Dumb Waiter at Natmandal". The Daily Star. 2011-03-15. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
  15. ^ "Down from the Silver Screen". The Daily Star. 2003-08-03. Retrieved 2020-01-26.

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