Prosenjit Chatterjee announced multiple new films under his production nideas creations
Prosenjit Chatterjee one of the most strong pillar of Bengali film industry, has ventured into production with his production house nideas creations and productions for last few years. So far they have made various type of contents from movies to telefilms to TV shows. But as a film production house nideas is not that successful, till now. Now they are back in full force to revamp the production house with not one or two but around eight new films on various subjects. This movies will mostly give a platform to new talents. Recently in a press meet Prosenjit Chatterjee himself announced about the films that they are already making or planning to make in near future.
The first two movies that will be their next release are Uronchandi and Mahalaya. Shooting for both the movies are almost done and soon the movies will be ready to release. With Uronchandi director Abhishek Saha will make his directorial debut. This will be a film about the journey of three women of different ages who discover their self identity during a road trip. The film will feature Sudipta Chakraborty, Chitra Sen along with two debutants Rajnandini Pal and Amartya Roy. Mahalaya is a film about the controversial incident of 1975 when All India Radio had replaced Birendra Krishna Bhadra with Uttam Kumar to recite the Mahalaya special program on radio. In this film Jisshu Sengupta will be seen playing Uttam Kumar and Shubhashis Mukhopadhyay will be seen playing Birendra Krishna Bhadra. This will be the first Bengali film of director Soumik Sen who has earlier worked in Bollywood.
After Mahalaya, Soumik Sen is planning to make a movie about gangsters named as Kolkata Company. This film will feature Prosenjit Chatterjee as the antagonist. It will also feature Bonny Sengupta. They are planning to cast some actress from Bollywood opposite Prosenjit Chatterjee. Shooting for the film will begin from February next year. Also there will be a supernatural rom-com featuring Jisshu Sengupta in the lead. The film will be titles as Das Da and will be directed by popular musician Chandril Bhattacharya who will make his directorial debut with this film. There are plans to make it a franchisee in future. A movie based on a novel written by Suchitra Bhattacharya, is also in plan but nothing much has been disclosed about this film as of now. Most probably this film will also feature Prosenjit Chatterjee in lead. Another interesting project will be about the much loved characters Gupi Gayen and Bagha Bain. Although nothing much has been disclosed about the project as of now but most probably it will be a film about the next generation of Gupi-Bagha. Apart from these movies, there are plans to make a movie with Kaushik Ganguly which will star Prosenjit Chatterjee. This will be third collaboration of Kaushik Ganguly and Prosenjit Chatterjee after Drishtikone and Kishore Kumar Junior. Chandrashish Roy who is an assistant to Kaushik Ganguly for long time, will also make his directorial debut with nideas creations.
So Prosenjit Chatterjee and his production team are ready with a bunch of entertaining movies. Bengali movie lovers are going to have good time at theaters.