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Jahar Roy

Born:19 Sep 1919
Died:01 Aug 1977

Jahar Roy filmography (Most recent movies)

Bile Naren (1988)Actor

Sonay Sohaga (1981)Actor

Brajabuli (1979)ActorBuy

Ami Ratan (1979)Actor

Jato Mat Tato Path (1979)Actor

Balak Saratchandra (1978)Actor

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Jahar Roy biography

Jahar Roy was one of the exceptionally talented actors who had emerged in the Bengali Film Industry.

Jahar Roy was born on 19th September, 1919 in Barishal (Presently Bangladesh).In 1936, he passed Matriculation from Narkeldanga High School he had completed his IA from B.N.College of Patna in 1938. After this although he joined college for graduation, but he couldn’t complete it and left in the fourth year for acting. He had worked as a medical representative and also opened a Tailoring shop in Patna. He had done variety of jobs. He got a job as the proof reader in the press of University of Patna. From 1938 to 1942, he had worked with East India Pharmaceutical Company.

His desire to become an actor had made him so determined that he came to Kolkata with only ...By Joy» read full biography

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After years of Jahar Roy's passing away The Ananda Bazar Patrika revealed that Jahar Roy had a library with huge stock of books. He spent a large sum of his earning over buying books. He used to burn mid-night oil in reading books. This truth was known to a very few. Such a voracious reader of books must have widened the dimension of knowledge, which empowered him to comprehend the delicacies of numerous characters he portrayed.Satyajit Roy , Tapan Sinha made good use of this great actor.By Dipen Guha

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