Joy Mukherjeewrote on Aug 11 2008 7:11PM
Pradeep Mukherjee was born on 11th August 1946 in Kolkata. His parents were sri Sammohan Mukhopadhay and Smt. Bhakti Mukhopadhay.
Pradeep Mukherjee completed his higher secondary examination on 1965. After this, he passed his graduation in the year 1970 and later on passed law in 1973. Pradeeop Mukherjee used to act in theatre group called ‘Nakshatra’. After seeing the play ‘Captain Hurra’ film director Satyajit Ray selected him for his film called ‘Jana Aranya’ which was released in the year 1976. He received Film Fare award for this film as he was nominated as the best actor in 1976. Pradeep mukherjee had learned acting from Ashim Chakraborty and Shyamal Ghosh. He used to be a regular face in the theatres, radio and Doordarshan and also in telefilms etc for a long time. Pradeep Mukherjee tied his knots with the actress Tapati Roy in the mid 70s’ and a son and a daughter.