Moushumi Chatterjee is known as chatter box in film industry – both Bollywood and Tollywood. Moushumi Chatterjee started her filmy career with a Bengali film ‘Balika Badhu’ in 1967. At that Moushumi Chatterjee was a mere girl. During 70’s and 80’s Moushumi Chatterjee was very much active in Hindi and Bengali films, mainly in Bollywood Hindi films. Moushumi was never at position one but she had a special position in the film industry. Glamorous appearance of Moushumi Chatterjee plus her acting talent fetched her respect and fame in the film industry. In Bollywood, Moushumi Chatterjee’s debut film is Anuraag in 1973. Moushumi Chatterjee made her debut in Hindi films after her marriage.
Brief profile of Moushumi Chatterjee
Date of birth of Moushumi Chatterjee: 26 April 1953
Occupation of Moushumi Chatterjee: Actress
Spouse: Jayanta Mukherjee, son of Hemanta Kumar Mukherjee.
Daughters of Moushumi Chatterjee: Two daughters, Payal and Megha
Moushumi Chatterjee and gossips were a regular feature in 70’s and 80’s. Names of many Bollywood actors and film industry related persons were associated with Moushumi Chatterjee’s name. Once it was assumed that Moushumi Chatterjee and her husband Jayanta might seek divorce although nothing such happened till now. Moushumi Chatterjee even tried her luck in politics, she contested in lok sabha election in the ticket of Congress and was defeated.
Awards for Moushumi Chatterjee
Best Actress award for Bengali film Balika Badhu
Best Actress Nominee for Hindi film Anuraag
Best Supporting Actress Nomination for Hindi film Roti Kapda Aur Makaan
Few of the memorable films of Moushumi Chatterjee
The Japanese Wife
Aa Ab Laut Chalen
Ghar Ek Mandir
Ogo Bodhu Sundari – Bengali film
Jyoti Bane Jwala
Maang Bharo Sajana
Anand Ashram – a Bengali film
Roti Kapda Aur Makaan
Balika Bodhu – Bengali film