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Mehbooba Mahnoor Chandni

Mehbooba Mahnoor Chandni, known as Chandni is a Bangladeshi model, actress and dancer. She is notable for her roles in the films Dukhai, Lalsalu and Joyjatra.

Chandni
Native name
চাঁদনী
NationalityBangladeshi
OccupationModel, actress and dancer
Years active1994-present
Spouse(s)
Bappa Mazumder (m. 2008–2017)
AwardsBangladesh National Film Awards

BiographyEdit

Chandni started taking lessons of dancing at the age of four. She learned Bharatanatyam, modern and Bangladeshi dance under Hero.[1] She became first in group dancing in Notun Kuri competition telecasted on BTV.[citation needed]

Chandni started her career through the film Dukhai in 1994. She also appeared in television plays. She has earned a good name as a dancer and widely travels abroad.[1] She performed in the cultural program as Bangladeshi community in Brunei Darussalam celebrated their 42nd Independence and National day in 2012.[2]

Chandni married musician Bappa Mazumder on March 21, 2008 and got divorced in 2017.[3][4]

WorksEdit

FilmsEdit

Year Film Director Role Co-stars Notes
1994 Dukhai Morshedul Islam Raisul Islam Asad, Rokeya Prachy
2001 Lalsalu Tanvir Mokammel Jamila Raisul Islam Asad, Munira Yusuf Memy won National Film Awards in Best supporting actress category
2004 Joyjatra Tauquir Ahmed Moriyom Mahfuz Ahmed, Bipasha Hayat, Azizul Hakim won National Film Awards in Best supporting actress category
2015 Bish Kishor Mahmud Sabbir, AK Azad Setu as a gypsy girl[5]

DramasEdit

Year Film Director
Playwright
Co-stars Notes
Boyosh Jokhon Ekush Taher Shipon Shajal Noor drama serial
2010 Haruner Mongol Houk Shajal Noor
2014 Dahan Aranya Anwar
2015 Bala Nuzhat Alvi Ahmed
Kamona Seema
Shajal Noor single-episode play being made for Mother's Day[6]
Green Card Nuzhat Alvi Ahmed
Jakir Hosain Uzzal
Shajal Noor seven episode drama aired on Asian TV[7]

AwardsEdit

Year Award Title Category Film Result
Notun Kuri Group Dance First
2001 National Film Awards Best Supporting Actress Lalsalu Won
2004 National Film Awards Best Supporting Actress Joyjatra Won[8][9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "In Search of Creative Unity Through Dance". Eventbrite. Retrieved October 14, 2005.
  2. ^ Adib Noor (April 1, 2012). "Cultural gala night celebrates Bangladesh Independence Day". The Brunei Times. Retrieved October 14, 2005.
  3. ^ এখনকার চাঁদনী ও শ্রাবন্তী’র গল্প. Taza Khobor (in Bengali). April 2, 2014. Retrieved October 14, 2015.
  4. ^ "Bappa Mazumder and Tania Hossain get engaged". Dhaka Tribune. May 22, 2018. Retrieved May 22, 2018.
  5. ^ Mithu (June 4, 2015). শ্যুটিং চলাকালে নায়িকা চাঁদনী সাপের কামড়ে আহত. Sheersha News (in Bengali). Retrieved October 14, 2005.
  6. ^ "Chandni pairs up with Sajal after five years". The New Nation. February 16, 2015. Retrieved November 9, 2019.
  7. ^ সজলের সাত নায়িকা. banglanews24 (in Bengali). September 15, 2015. Retrieved October 14, 2005.
  8. ^ Nadia Sarwat. "National Film Awards generate enthusiasm". The Daily Star. Retrieved October 14, 2015.
  9. ^ "National Film Awards for the last fours years announced". The Daily Star. September 1, 2008. Retrieved October 14, 2015.

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