Sambhu Bhattadharya was born on 1st February 1934 in Barishal. His parents were Ananta Kumar Bhattacharya and Smt Surobala Devi. He passed his IA from Manindra Chandra College in the mid 50s’.
Shambhu Bhattacharya made his acting debut in the film called ‘Abhishapta Chambal’ was released in 1965; he was given the break in this film by director Manju De. Shambhu Bhattacharya was offered to work in the film industry in Bombay, but he refused the offer as he was working in a well paid job in a telephone exchange. Shambhu Bhattacharya was also a good sports man, he had played Kabaddi, Football, Hokey for Bengal. He used to work in the Telegram Dept for 39yrs. In 1959 he joined the Little Theatre Group.» read full biography