Subhankar Chattopadhyay

Subhankar Chattopadhyay (Bengali: শুভঙ্কর চট্টোপাধ্যায়; born 1977) is an Indian director, scriptwriter, content creator, and producer. He is a non-fiction show creator in Tollywood.

Subhankar Chattopadhyay
Born1977 (age 43–44)1977
NationalityIndian
OccupationFilm and television director
Subhankar Chattopadhyay
Subhankar Chattopadhyay with Host Sourav Ganguly on the set of Dadagiir Unlimited

He directed the film Haanda & Bhonda (2010), starring Mithun Chakraborty. He is known for directing television shows, including Dadagiri Unlimited, Dance Bangla Dance, Mirakkel and others. Chattopadhyay and his team became known in history of the world television to air their shows twice for a duration of 10 hours continuously, for Super Singer Junior finale and audition.[1][2][3][4][5] He introduced the concept of work from home for a non-fiction singing reality show, Super Singer, amid the COVID-19 pandemic in India. He directed the show where the participants, hosts, and jury shot their respective parts with their mobile phones from the safety of their homes.[6][7]

Life and careerEdit

Chattopadhyay was born in Baruipur, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal, in 1977. He did his schooling from Baruipur High School. He graduated from City College, Kolkata. He started his career at Little Magazine, forayed into electronic media as a scriptwriter following which he worked for Zee Bangla as an executive producer for many years before directing successful non-fiction shows.

WorksEdit

TelevisionEdit

Show Channel Notes
Mirakkel Zee bangla Executive Producer. Director, Producer
Dance Bangla Dance Zee bangla Executive Producer. Director
Dadagiri Unlimited[8] Zee bangla Director
Star of Bengal Zee bangla Director
Ke Hobe Biggest Fan Zee bangla Director
Banglar Shera Poribar Zee bangla Director
Apur Sangsar Zee bangla Director
Detective 2015 Zee bangla Director, Producer
Kotha O Kahini[9] Star Jalsha Director
Bhyabachaka[10] Star Jalsha Director
Amra Na Ora Star Jalsha Director
Amar Bor Superstar Star Jalsha Director
Ebar Jombe Moja Star Jalsha Director, Producer
Super Singer Junior Star Jalsha Director, Producer
Dance Dance Junior Star Jalsha Director, Producer
Super Singer[11][12] Star Jalsha Director, Producer
Singing Star Ruposhi Bangla Director
Bindass Dance Colors Bangla Director, Producer
Abbulish Colors Bangla Director
Rannaghore Rockstar Colors Bangla Director, Producer
Gaaner Gunto[13] Colors Bangla Director, Producer

Web seriesEdit

Webseries Year Cast Platform Extra Notes
Case Jaundice[14][15][16][17][18] 2020 Ankush Hazra,Parambrata Chatterjee & Anirban Chakraborty Hoichoi Director

FilmographyEdit

Film Year Cast Extra Notes
Handa and Bhonda 2010 Mithun Chakraborty, Aritra Dutta Banik, Biswajit Chakraborty and Supriya Devi. Director

EventsEdit

EVENT NOTES EXTRA NOTES
Mirchi Music Awards Bangla Director Mirchi Music Awards Bangla are presented annually by Radio Mirchi to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the Bengali language film music industry of India.
Joyo Hey Director The entire Bengali film and television fraternity gather for a star-studded evening to celebrate the selfless efforts of the Kolkata Police
Platinum Pancham Director An Event celebrating the 75th birth anniversary of R.D.Burman
Jalsha Doshe Dosh Director, Producer On completion of 10 years of Star Jalsha
Zee Bangla Gourab Sonman Director
Star Jalsha Poribar Awards Director
Bangla Cine Carnival Director Celebration of 100 years of Bengali cinema with soul-stirring performances and a musical extravaganza in the charming country of Thailand.
Telly Academy Awards Director The West Bengal Tele Academy Awards cover the entire array of television productions, rewarding excellence in production, programming, photography, and technology, among others.
Gaan Priti Director One of Bengal's biggest Musical Concert, where six renowned musicians mesmerized everyone with their distinct styles, streamed on Hoichoi

Literary worksEdit

He has been practicing his art of writing for years; his writing has also been published in the Desh magazine quite a few numbers of times. In between the year 2000-2003, his literary pieces 'Tobu j Ami Jiggasha Chinho' and 'Prem Porjoton phaad' was published. Beside this, he was also an editor of a magazine called Poddyo Chorcha.[19]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ এবেলা.ইন, নিজস্ব প্রতিবেদন. "সামনে এল 'দাদাগিরি'-পরিচালকের অন্য পরিচয়". ebela.in. Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  2. ^ https://bestmediainfo.com/2020/01/star-jalsha-to-host-10-hour-super-audition-for-super-singer/
  3. ^ https://thekolkatamail.com/10-hour-long-super-audition-of-super-singer-to-be-aired-on-12th-january-on-star-jalsha/jalsha-1-4/
  4. ^ https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tv/news/bengali/super-singer-junior-to-air-its-grand-finale-soon/articleshow/71005558.cms
  5. ^ https://tva.onscreenasia.com/2020/02/star-jalsha-launches-super-singer/
  6. ^ "বাড়িতে বসে রিয়্যালিটি শোয়ের শ্যুটিং যিশু সেনগুপ্ত, জিত্‍ গঙ্গোপাধ্যায়, কবিতা কৃষ্ণমূর্তি, কুমার শানুর". bengali.abplive.com. 11 April 2020. Retrieved 15 April 2020.
  7. ^ Dasgupta, Priyanka (17 April 2020). "Reality show, serial shoots start with mobiles". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 April 2020.
  8. ^ "Dada's brat pack". www.telegraphindia.com. Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  9. ^ "OUR WORK « Grassroot Entertainment Pvt. Ltd". www.grassrootent.com. Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  10. ^ "Star Jalsha revamps brand identity, launches two new weekend shows". TelevisionPost: Latest News, India’s Television, Cable, DTH, TRAI. 21 February 2019. Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  11. ^ "Star Jalsha to host 10-hour long super audition for Super Singer". Indian Television Dot Com. 9 January 2020. Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  12. ^ "UNIINDIA".
  13. ^ "Gaaner Gnuto – SCP". Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  14. ^ "YouTube". www.youtube.com. Retrieved 15 May 2020.
  15. ^ Team, Tellychakkar. "Case Jaundice: Hoichoi TV's Original Series made amidst the lockdown". Tellychakkar.com. Retrieved 15 May 2020.
  16. ^ "hoichoi's new web series Case Jaundice streaming now". Indian Television Dot Com. 15 May 2020. Retrieved 15 May 2020.
  17. ^ "কেস জন্ডিস: লডডাউনেও পরমব্রত-অঙ্কুশের ঝগড়া পৌঁছল আদালতে". Zee24Ghanta.com. 15 May 2020. Retrieved 15 May 2020.
  18. ^ SpotboyE. "Case Jaundice: Parambrata Chatterjee And Ankush Hazara Coming Together In Web Series; To Start From May 15". www.spotboye.com. Retrieved 15 May 2020.
  19. ^ https://ebela.in/entertainment/dadagiri-director-subhankar-chattopadhyay-has-an-other-side-too-dgtl-1.658880