Dolly Zahur

Grateful to have been honoured whilst still alive: Dolly Zahur

Recently, this veteran actress was honoured with the prestigious Ekushey Padak 2024, the second-highest civilian award in Bangladesh. In celebration of this momentous occasion, Dolly Zahur graciously shared her reflections, and future aspirations with The Daily Star, along with some cherished personal anecdotes.

Three stalwarts to receive Wrishij Padak

Through a cultural programme with music, recitation, and dance, the event will pay tribute to the deceased artistes who have made huge contributions to the cultural arena. They are poet Asad Chowdhury, and singers Fakhir Alamgir, and Bulbul Mahalanobish.

Salahuddin Lavlu’s television drama set to commemorate Humayun Ahmed

The drama, named “Ami Humayun Ahmed hote chai,” is written by Razia Sultana Jenny, and renowned artistes like Dolly Zahur, Jonaed Bukdadi, Riya, Sarker Apu, Roshan, Roshni, and Salahuddin Lavlu himself are featured in it.  The TV drama is scheduled to be aired at 9:30 PM, November 13, on Channel i.

Felicitations for a legend

Today marks the 77th birthday of eminent cultural personality Asaduzzaman Noor, who was honoured with the Independence Award. On this auspicious day, artistes of his time have shared their well-wishes with The Daily Star and wished him good health ahead.

This is my first time appearing in an August 15-centric project: Afzal Hossain

"The narrative of ‘Abar Ashibo Phirey’ is centred around the dreaded history of August 15. It’s a story filled with emotions," said Afzal Hossain, on his upcoming tele-fiction set to be released tomorrow.

I still act to feed my artistic soul: Dolly Zahur

She once portrayed the iconic character of Rabeya in late legendary writer-director Humayun Ahmed’s “Shonkhonil Karagar” in 1992.

Mustafa Monwar, Dolly Zahur to receive ATN Bangla Lifetime Achievement Award

Celebrating their success, the channel is going to honour noted artist Mustafa Monwar for his contributions in the media and renowned artiste Dolly Zahur for her illustrious acting career. 

I am really happy that actors call me ‘Maa’: Dolly Zahur

Legendary actress Dolly Zahur has carved a place in people’s heart by playing the role of a loving mother on both silver screen and small screen. Yesterday, the actor celebrated her birthday and opened up about her plans on her birthday.

Dolly Zahur making her directorial debut soon

She also requested the audience to watch the tele-fiction and share their thoughts with her.

March 17, 2023
March 17, 2023

Young directors have great potential: Dolly Zahur

The actress, who once used to be busy shooting for small screen projects, is now quite sporadic when it comes to projects, due to her age. "I don't like staying idle, thus I want to work as much as I can, taking into account my energy at this age."

February 28, 2023
February 28, 2023

National Film Awards 2021 to be a star-studded affair

The ceremony will begin with an opening dance sequence about Bangabandhu, being performed by Warda Rihab.

January 8, 2023
January 8, 2023

Dolly Zahur: A lifetime of acting excellence

Recently, the winners of the National Film Award were announced, and Dolly Zahur is said to be receiving the 'Lifetime Achievement Award' for her contributions to the film industry.  In a candid conversation with The Daily Star, Dolly Zahur talked about her journey in the showbiz world and more. 

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

A legacy that carries on

All over the world, the showbiz industry can be seen as one that prefers youth and beauty over age and experience. There are usually fewer roles for veteran actors, which is why, over time, fewer of them stay active in the industry..In Bangladesh, many senior actors have aged like fine win

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