Suchitra Sen – Veteran Indian actress died at a hospital (Belle View Clinic) in Kolkata on 17 January 2014 at 8:25 a.m., of a heart attack. She had been admitted due to chronic chest infection.
Known as the Greta Garbo of India for leading a reclusive life after she left films, Sen was an iconic star of regional Bengali cinema.
She also acted in a number of Bollywood films such as Devdas and Aandhi.
Sen teamed up with Bengali star Uttam Kumar to form a popular pair that delivered a series of hits in Bengali cinema for over two decades.
|1960||Bombai Ka Baboo||Maya|
|1966||Mamta||Devyani / Pannabai / Suparna|
|1963||Moscow Film Festival – Best actress award||Saptapadi|
|1972||Padma Shri||For notable contribution in Arts|
|2012||Banga Bibhushan||Lifetime Achievement in Film acting|
|1953||Saat Number Kayedi|
|1953||Bhagaban Srikrishna Chaitanya||Bishnupriya|
|1954||Ora Thaake Odhare|
|1957||Harano Sur||Dr. Roma Banerjee|
|1957||Pathe Holo Deri||Mallika|
|1958||Rajlakshmi O Srikanta||Rajlakshmi|
|1958||Surya Toran||Aunita Chatarjee|
|1959||Deep Jwele Jaai||Radha|
|1960||Smriti Tuku Thaak||Shobha|
|1963||Saat Paake Badha||Archana|
|1963||Uttar Fhalguni||Debjani / Pannabai / Suparna|
|1964||Sandhya Deeper Sikha||Jayanti Bannerjee|
|1970||Megh Kalo||Dr. Nirmalya Roy|
|1972||Alo Amaar Alo||Atashi|
|1972||Haar Maana Haar|
She quit films in 1978 and led a hermit-like existence, reportedly refusing to meet people outside her own family. She had not been seen in public or photographed in the past three decades.
- « Russell Johnson – Professor on Gilligan’s Island – Dies at 89
- Sanjay Dutt parole extended by another 30 days »
Entertainment EditorSuchitra Sen dies in Kolkata hospital after massive heart attack
by Entertainment Editor ( Author at Spirit India )
Posted on January 17th, 2014 at 12:45 pm.
Find more from SpiritIndia on: Entertainment