"Manikganj er Manik Palace”, based on the famous “Choto Kaku” series by renowned author Faridur Reza Sagar, has recently been screened at the 10th Kolkata International Children's Film Festival. The film was part of the "Cinema of the World" section and was directed by actor-producer Afzal Hossain.
Ashna Habib Bhabna, a popular actress, is gearing up for the grand releases of two of her films, “Japito Jibon”, directed by Habibul Islam Habib, and “Daam Para”, directed by Shuddhyaman Chaitan. The actress, known for captivating television audiences, hasn't worked in TV dramas for over three years, fully immersing herself in her movie roles.
Renowned television personality Mustafa Kamal Syed passed away on May 30, 2020. To keep the memories of this noted persona alive, a memoir shared by his close colleagues has been published recently.
“The courage to make commercial films based on such subject matter and stories is truly special. Chayanika has taken on this challenge and has successfully received everyone's appreciation and her film 'Prohelika' got released during Eid. The audience was thrilled with this new form of storytelling in cinema. Such successes and achievements are something Chayanika continuously strives for."
Noted actor Afzal Hossain will be pairing up with Swastika Mukherjee in his upcoming thriller-based film, "One Eleven". Directed by Kamrul Islam Refat, the movie centres around a mysterious murder and how numerous characters will take turns to put together the missing pieces of the gruesome crime.
Now the actor will play the role of the father (Shihab Shaheen) in the film and Tasnia Farin will take on the character of his daughter. The film also stars Irfan Sajjad, and Shohel Mondol, amongst others.
Afzal Hossain has recently won the best actor award for web-series in Channel i Digital Media Award 2022 held last Saturday. The actor was supposed to join Shihab Shaheen’s new project “Baba Someone Following Me”, shot on September 5.
Channel i Digital Media Awards 2022 was hosted by Neel Hurerzahan and it honoured the best of the talents and noted artistes on digital platforms in 20 categories.