Tanima Sen

Tanima Sen is a Bengali film and television actress.[1][2]

Tanima Sen
OccupationActress, director

Acting careerEdit


Though Sen is mainly popular as a film and television actress, she started as a theatre artist. In 1984, she made her acting debut in a local theatre group. In 1985, she acted in a play named Baluchari, which was staged at the Star Theatre, Kolkata and continued for 500 shows. Besides acting, she has written plays. A play, Swarger Kache, was staged by Bengali theatre group Rangmahal.[2]

In 1994, she started her own theatre group, Shyambazar Apalak.[2]


In 1995–1996, Sen was first cast in a television serial, Jodi Emon Hoto. She has worked in serials like Janmabhumi, Roopkotha, Labonyer Sangsar, Swaragini-Jodein Rishton Ke Sur and Pandemonium.



  • Baluchari (1985)
  • Kacher Putul
  • Swikarakti
  • Ghar- Jamai (1989)
  • Swarger Kache (playwright)




  • Zee Bangla award for 1) "Dhyattarika" and 2) "Labonnoyer Sansar" (twice)[2]
  • Uttam Kumar Smriti Award (twice)[2]
  • Hemanta Kumar Smriti (memorial) award.[2]
  • Shyamal Mitra Smriti (memorial) award.[2]
  • Shubendu Smriti (memorial) award.[2]
  • Pramathesh Barua Smriti (memorial) award.[2]
  • Vivek Samman award.[2]
  • Dishari Award for her roles in theatre.[2]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Tanima Sen bio". gomolo. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Tanima Sen – about". Archived from the original on 12 May 2012. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  3. ^ Sengupta, Reshmi (25 August 2008). "Comedy of errors". Telegraph Calcutta. Calcutta, India. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  4. ^ "Hostel ha-ha". Telegraph Calcutta. Calcutta, India. 8 September 2008. Retrieved 11 August 2012.

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