Baby Helen (known by her stage name Shuchorita; born 1958) is a Bangladeshi film actress. She won the Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Actress for her role in the film Hangor Nodi Grenade (1997) and Best Supporting Actress for Meghkonna (2018). She has acted in over 100 movies.
1958 (age 61–62)
|Jadur Bashi, Hangor Nodi Grenade, Ghor Songsar "Akhi Milon"|
|Spouse(s)||Jashim (div) |
(m. 1989; div. 2012)
Shuchorita was born in Dhaka, a middle child of the three siblings. Her older sister, Rita, was the one who opened up the path to film industry but after a few films she decided to settle down and work on her married life while Shuchorita hit the spotlight. Their younger brother, Manu, died in a fire accident at his home around Eid ul Fitr in 1998.
Shuchorita got into the film industry through the help of her aunt, Panna, a dance artist herself. Shuchorita started her acting career as a child artist, playing the role of a boy, in the 1969 film Bablu. She was cast as the lead actress in the film Shikriti in 1972.
- Priya Tumi Sukhi Hou 
- Jibon Nowka
- Rongila Jorina Sundori
- Daku Monsur
- ''Amtola Amtola
- Nai Telephone Naire Peon
- Ekhono Anek Raat
- Hangor Nodi Grenade (1997)
- Kotha Dilam
- Danga (1991)
- The Father
- Ballo Shikkha
- Megh Bizli Badol
- Mohammad Ali
- Jadur Bashi (1977)
- Taal Betal
- Alor Pothe
- Chokka Panja
- Sonar Horin
- Sonar Tori
- Noder Chad
- Ghor Sangchar
- Nam Bodnam
- Akhi Milon
- Kusum Koli
- Mayer Momota
- Jiboner Cheye Dami
- Nissartho Bhalobasha
- Ostitto (2016)
In the early 1980s, Shuchorita was married to actor Jashim for a year. In 1989, she married film producer, KMR Manzoor, and they have three children together. The couple got divorced in December 2012.
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