Shamsunnahar Smriti (born 24 October 1992), known professionally as Pori Moni (Bengali: পরীমনি), is a Bangladeshi actress and model. Her first film, Rana Plaza directed by Nazrul Islam Khan, was postponed by the censor board in 2015.[1] Bhalobasha Shimaheen was her first film to be released on 13 February 2015. She co-produced Mohua Sundori (2015) directed by Rawshan Ara Nipa.[2]

Pori Moni
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Pori Moni, 2018
Shamsunnahar Smriti

(1992-10-24) 24 October 1992 (age 27)
  • Actress
  • model
Years active2013–present
Notable work
Swapnajaal, Shona Bondhu, Rokto

Early lifeEdit

Porimoni was born on October 24, 1992 in Shatkhira in Khulna, Bangladesh. Her birth name was Shamsunnahar Smriti. After losing her parents in childhood, she grew up in Pirojpur her grandfather house. She completed her Secondary and Higher secondary examination here.[3] In 2011, she moved to Dhaka and learned dance from Bafa.


Pori Moni started her career with modelling after passing her Higher Secondary School in 2012. She had worked at four Bangla drama including 2nd Innings which already have been circulated in television channels. Her first Bangla film, Rana Plaza, based on Rana Plaza disaster, started shooting in 2013.[4] But this movie wasn't passed by the censor-board stating that this is a national disaster and people might get wrong notions about it. Finally her Bhalobasha Shimaheen released on 13 February 2015. By this movie she bade goodbye to TV drama series and raised herself on big screen. Pori said, "I am putting my foot on the big screen by Bhalobasha Shimaheen and I hope everyone will like the film." Most of Pori Moni's movies are awaiting release those she shoot in last 2014 and in 2015. She also acted against Dhallywood actor Shakib Khan in the film Dhumketu. Recently she performed as a playback singer in Prem Amar Priya.


Year Film Role Co-star Director Release Date Notes
2015 Bhalobasha Shimahen Simana Zayed Khan, Anisur Rahman Milon Shah Alam Mondol 13 February 2015 First released movie[5]
Pagla Deewana[6] Layla Shah Riaz, Rubel, Amrita Khan Wazed Ali Sumon 3 April 2015 Reamake of 2008 Telugu film Bujjigadu
Aro Bhalobashbo Tomay Nolok Shakib Khan SA Haque Alik 14 August 2015[7]
Lover No 1 Dhola/Dola Bappy Chowdhury Omor Faruk Sep 2015 Remake of 2003 Telugu film Raghavendra
Nogor Mastan - Shah Riaz, Zayed Khan Rakibul Alam 23 October 2015 Partial Reamake of 2004 Tamil film Kaadhal
Mohua Sundori[8] Mohua Suchorita, Sumit, Mamunur Rashid Rowshon Ara Nipa 20 November 2015 Based on the ballad of Mymensingh Gitika
Amar Mon Jure Tui Shah Riaz, Amrita Khan Wazed Ali Sumon Filming
Rana Plaza[9] Reshma Simon, Abul Hayat, Prabir Mitra, Mijhu Ahmed Nazrul Islam Khan (Debut)[10] Postponed[11][12]
Innocent love[13][14] Jeff Filming
Surprize Symon Sadik F I Manik Pre-production
Probasi Don Symon Sadik Shaheen, Sumon Pre-production
Bhalobasar Onek Jala[15][16] Bappy Chowdhury Faruq Omar Pre-production
2016 Rokto - Ziaul Roshan Wazed Ali Sumon 12 September 2016
Dhumketu Shakib Khan Shafiq Hasan Post Production
2017 Koto Shopno Koto Asha[17] Pori Bappy Chowdhury Wakil Ahmed[18] 13 January 2017[19] Producer: Wahed Rahman (From UK)
2017 Shona Bondhu
2018 Swapnajaal[20] Shuvra Yash Rohan
2020 Bishwa Shundori Shova Siam Ahmed

TV SerialEdit

  • 2nd Innings (2013–2014)
  • Exclusive Extra Bachelor
  • Nari and Nabanita
  • Tumar Janno
  • Mon valo nai
  • Kotha Dilam
  • Apar opar


  1. ^ "6-month ban on Rana Plaza movie". The Daily Star. 24 August 2015. Retrieved 16 December 2018.
  2. ^ মহুয়া সুন্দরী’র প্রি-ট্রেইলার [Mohua Sundori Pre-trailers]. (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 1 February 2015.
  3. ^ পরীমণি -র সাথে একদিন সারাদিন. Feminaera (in Bengali).
  4. ^ অভিনয়ের প্রমাণ দিয়েছি ‘রানা প্লাজা’য় : পরীমনি. NTV (in Bengali).
  5. ^ অবশেষে আসছেন পরী মনি [Finally coming Pori Moni]. Daily Manab Zamin (in Bengali). 29 January 2015. Retrieved 29 January 2015.
  6. ^ Qadir, Manzoor (4 April 2015). দর্শকদের পাগল করে দেব: পরীমনি [The audience will go crazy: Pori Moni]. Prothom Alo (in Bengali).
  7. ^ "'Aro Bhalobashbo Tomay' to get countrywide release today". The Daily Star. 14 August 2015. Retrieved 16 February 2016.
  8. ^ "Pori Moni makes phone call to 'Nirmol Jatra Utshob'". The Daily Star. 21 November 2015.
  9. ^ রেশমা এখন গার্মেন্টসে [Reshma is now garment factory]. (in Bengali). 3 February 2014. Archived from the original on 4 March 2014.
  10. ^ "Rana Plaza Bangla Movie By Saimon & Porimoni". Cine Jalsha.
  11. ^ Bhushan, Nyay (25 August 2015). "Bangladesh Court Bans Movie About Fatal 2013 Factory Collapse". The Hollywood Reporter. Associated Press. Retrieved 16 February 2016.
  12. ^ "Bangladesh court lifts ban on Rana Plaza film". Deutsche Welle. Agence-France Presse. 6 September 2015. Retrieved 16 February 2016.
  13. ^ শুরু হল ইনোসেন্ট লাভ [Started Innocent Love]. (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 3 February 2014.
  14. ^ 'ইনোসেন্ট লাভ' মুভির শুভ মহরত ['Innocent Love' movie premiere]. (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 2 February 2014.
  15. ^ এইবার বাপ্পি-পরীমনি [Now Bappi-Pori Moni]. (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 12 May 2014.
  16. ^ এক্সাইটেড বাপ্পি-পরী [Excited Bappi-Pori]. (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 15 May 2014.
  17. ^ বাপ্পি-পরীর ‘কত স্বপ্ন কত আশা’. NTV (in Bengali). Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  18. ^ ওয়াকিল আহমেদের ‘কত স্বপ্ন কত আশা’. Manab Zamin (in Bengali). Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  19. ^ শুক্রবার মুক্তি পাচ্ছে ‘কত স্বপ্ন কত আশা’. (in Bengali). Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  20. ^ "'Swapnajaal' to be released in March or April". Dhaka Tribune. 24 February 2018.

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