Born on 25th December 1933, to a chemist father and housewife mother, Asim Chakraborty was the eldest among four siblings (two brothers and two sisters). He was a dutiful son and doted on his younger siblings. He and his siblings spent their childhood with their maternal grandparents in Kolkata as his father had a transferable job and his mother would accompany his father wherever he was posted.
He did his schooling at the Scottish Church School and completed his graduation in Science from Vidyasagar College at Calcutta. After completing his education he worked in several organizations before the acting bug bit him and he left his job to jump into full-time acting.
Along with three of his friends he started Chaturmukh Theatre Group. Chaturmukh enacted and ...» read full biography