Joy Mukherjeewrote on Aug 11 2008 7:11PM
Joy Sengupta was born on 29th September, 1946 in Dibrugarh. He passed his Higher Secondary from Dibrugarh Bengali High School. This was followed by B.Com in B.H.K Commerce College. But as he has already got film offers , he couldn’t appear for exams. He worked in Bata Company. In 1977, he got married and has a daughter.
In 1974, he made his debut in an Assamese movie name “Ratanlal” directed by Nripen Barua. But his acting debut in a Bengali movie happened much later in 1979 in “Nandan” directed by Arobindo Mukherjee. He has never done too many movies but somehow his acting has kept an imprint in the minds of audiences. Agamikal (1983) , Sajani Go Sajani(1991) , Mayamamta (1993) are some of his noteworthy films. He acted in theatre, advertisements and television serials.