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Raj Chakraborty (Bengali: রাজ চক্রবর্তী, born: 1975) is an Indian film director and actor based in Tollywood. A person from middle-class family background, he was born in Halisahar, West Bengal. He graduated from Rishi Bankim Chandra Colleges, Naihati. He is one of the most commercially successful film-makers in Tollywood. Before directing his debut film, he was busy in Bengali TV. Raj Chakraborty was associated with Zee Bangla's popular laughter show Mirakkel, hosted by Mir, and dance competition Dance Bangla Dance, judged by Mithun Chakraborty, during their initial days. He also directed Star Jalsha's laughter programme I Laugh You, assisting mega serial-maker Arindam Dey. He went solo with the telefilm Noder Chaand after assisting Dey for a couple of years. He has made 18 telefilms since. Raj's biggest small-screen venture was with the hit comedy show Mirakkel, which airs on Zee Bangla.
21 February 1975
|Education||Rishi Bankim Chandra Colleges, Naihati|
|Occupation||Film director, Actor, Producer|
|Denotes films that have not yet been released|
|2008||Chirodini Tumi Je Amar||Cameo|
|2012||Bojhena Shey Bojhena|
|Parbona Ami Chartey Tokey||Cameo|
|2018||Noor Jahaan||Indo-Bangladesh joint venture film.|
|2019||Prem Amar 2||Indo-Bangladesh joint venture film.|
|Anandalok Awards||2008||Best Director||Chirodini Tumi Je Amar||Won|
|2010||Best Director||Le Chakka||Won|
|Tele Cine Awards||2012||Best Director||Bojhena Shey Bojhena||Won|
|BFJA Awards||2013||Best Promising Director||Won|
Raj Chakraborty produced the television serial Kanamachi, which was aired on Star Jalsha. For Zee Bangla, Raj Chakraborty Productions made the popular soap opera Raage Anuraage. He returned as director of his very own show I Laugh you, a show he had started in its first season. I Laugh You was a very popular laughter programme in the Indian regional television world, which was aired on Star Jalsha. Raj Chakraborty's association with another very popular Bengali entertainment channel Colors Bangla occurred with him producing the soap opera Kajallata for that channel.
- "'ওদের ভাল হোক', বলছেন রাজের প্রথম স্ত্রী শতাব্দী". Aajkaal.
- "Everything you want to know about Raj-Subhashree wedding". The Times of India. 9 March 2018. Retrieved 9 March 2018.
- Nag, Kushali (26 December 2008). "A few good men". Calcutta, India: www.telegraphindia.com. Retrieved 6 March 2009.
- "Bengal regional TV revolution grips everyone". ibnlive.in.com. Retrieved 14 November 2008.