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Actor Chiranjeet Chakraborty at First Anniversary Celebrations of Skill India Mission


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Actor-MLA Chiranjeet Chakraborty was present at the first anniversary celebrations of Skill India mission. The United Nations General Assembly adopted the resolution and declared that 15th July will be observed as World Youth Skills Day. This has also been adopted in our country too. The goal of this day is to achieve better socio-economic conditions for the youth of today and also addressing issues like unemployment and under-employment.

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Speaking at the occasion, Chiranjeet Chakraborty said “This is indeed a great initiative. Having your skills honed is very beneficial as that opens up newer avenues of work. You may not have had the chance to pursue higher education. But with the help of these skills, one can get a job and achieve economic independence. Economic independence is so very important for individuals in today’s society”.

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The actor also went on to add that he liked painting. “But you will be surprised to know that I have never been trained in painting ever. Likewise even in acting, I have not taken any courses. I have gone on polishing my skills and with God’s grace I have achieved whatever I could with my own skill set” said the actor.

Orion Edutech has skilled more than two lakhs candidates and has the target of providing knowledge to two million candidates by 2022 across various sectors.

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Audio Music Album Launch of Upcoming Bengali Film Gameplan

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The music of the upcoming Bengali film Gameplan starring Mahesh Thakur, Pallavi Chatterjee, Amitabh Bhattacharya, in important roles and directed by Anindya Sarkar was recently released. Chiranjeet Chakraborty, Veteran Actor and Member of Legislative Assembly, Govt of West Bengal along with Pt. Bickram Ghosh, nationally and internationally acclaimed percussionist were present to launch the music along with Samidh, Sidhu, DJ Akash, Raja Narayan, Dibyendu, Jojo and others.

The music of the movie has been composed by the duo Amit – Anjan while the background score is by Devjit Roy. The story of ‘Game Plan’ has been conceived by Pallavi Chatterjee and for the first time she has also produced the movie. Game Plan has 5 refreshing songs. Amit Kumar Ganguly, Amrita Roychowdhury, Amrita Dutta, Tamushru Chandra, Poulomi Chatterjee and Anjan Mukherjee have lent their voices to the songs in the movie.

The movie ‘Game Plan’ is a social thriller. It revolves around the life of a married couple Akash, Madhu and their son Tobo. The movie takes a turn when a mishap happens during Akash and Madhu’s vacation. Akash gets killed and Madhu is taken captive by unknown assailants. Madhu is framed for the murder of her husband and is jailed. She realizes that her son is in danger and escapes from her captivity. Will Madhu be able to find the real murderer?

The movie stars Sayantani Guhathakurta, Master Samriddha, Saikat, Ishika, Krishno Kishor Mukherjee, Jaydeep Mukherjee and Papiya Debrajan in pivotal roles. The script has been penned by Amitava Bhattacharya and Magi Natesh from Chennai is the director of photography. The editor of the movie is M Susmit. Post production and stylization is done by Uttam Kumar Halder.

The film Gameplan is slated for release soon.

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Interview: Mir on Hosting Mirakkel 9 and his Love Affair with Comedy

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Mirakkel Season 9 is coming to an end and this also marks the ten years celebration of this extremely popular comedy show on Zee Bangla. Sholoana Bangaliana correspondent caught up with the anchor of the show, Mir in a one to one conversation. Excerpts..

Priyanka Dutta, Sholoana Bangaliana- Mirakkel 9 is coming to an end. You will also be celebrating ten years of Mirakkel. How nostalgic does this make you feel?

Mir- Yeah, we have come a long way. The channel gave me and the show three months time to prove our worth. And we have been successful in doing so. If we were not worth the money, the channel would have shown us the door many years back.

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Earlier many artists used to bring out comedy albums. Despite Mirakkel giving new comedy artists to the industry, why is there a shortage of such albums?

Mir-No one actually purchases albums these days. The industry is already facing troubles due to this issue. Hence bringing out an album is not financially feasible. However, it must be pointed out that the online consumption of comedy has increased. Example can be cited of AIB, All India Bakchod. These kinds of shows will rarely be watched by the elders in the Bengali households. Here comes Mirakkel. This has become a cult show in many places. For instance in Bangladesh, when Mirakkel is aired, the audience watches nothing but only Mirakkel.

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Stand up comedians are not found much in our country. Why is it so?

Mir- It is simply because when one tries to do such standup comedy, there will be barriers put before the person. The individuals cannot make jokes about sex, religion or politics. This is quite similar to cooking Biryani without the masala, chicken piece and the potato piece. I have seen in San Francisco and other places abroad that they are given the free space as artists to make fun about everything and entertain people. As a result, The Pope, Queen Elizabeth, Barack Obama, nobody is spared. But let somebody do that in India and we all know the consequences the person will have to face. People in our country have a fixed mindset about certain issues which cannot simply be changed. That is causing all the trouble! They take a trivial thing to be serious and protest against it while they leave a serious issue thinking it to be trivial.

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Many in the audience have said that Mirakkel has a lot of non-veg jokes which makes it unfit to be viewed when sitting with family. What do you have to say about that?

Mir- (laughs) When have I asked the audience to watch the show by sitting on the sofa? They can lie down and also watch the show!! I believe that negative publicity is also good for us. This means people are watching the show. They may criticize but they are watching the show. Mirakkel has become a habit for the people.

Since you have to devote such a huge amount of time to the show, don’t your family members complain about this hectic schedule? Or do you not miss them?

Mir- Well, even if I had worked for twenty four hours, I would have taken time out for my daughter. (smiles) As for my family, they are part of my soul and are always with me. The contestants in every season are however my extended family and I miss them more than my actual family. This is because they are with me for such a long time during the shooting. When the show is over, the next day is hard as I miss them so much. Mirakkel has given me so much. After the 100 kilometers of Kolkata, the reach of radio is nil. Whatever popularity I have got from canning to Chicago is because of this show. I also have done no other shows apart from Mirakkel on television. No one takes me and secondly Mirakkel is so ingrained in my blood that it is difficult to take it out. I went for a Colors Bangla event once. There was a huge crowd. Someone from the crowd suddenly asked me to say “Awesome Saala” at the event. I was so embarrassed. Even the channel authorities understood the importance of the show Mirakkel.

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Will you be performing at the Grand Finale?

Mir- Well, yes I will be performing with a group of beautiful girls. I will be coming down from below and shaking my leg with them. This is indeed very stressful for me. When I was practicing the steps, the makeup man and the others seated in my room left the room. I am such a bad dancer!!

Who among the celebrities sportingly accept making fun of them?

Mir- Hiron is a great sport. Jeet, Bumba Da (Prosenjit Chatterjee) are also very sporting. Basically Jeet and Bumba Da have become so frustrated with me that they have now left me to do whatever I want to do. Dipak da (Chiranjeet Chakraborty) has never said the word “Paglaa” in any film. But I have popularized the word so much that people now ask Dipak Da to say the same thing. This shows how deeply Mirakkel affects the audience.

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What do you think must be the attitude of the people with regard to watching comedy shows?

Mir- To enjoy comedy shows, one must learn to take the butt of the comedy sportingly. During the course of the show, I have made fun of myself and also the channel. I have even asked people to stop watching Mirakkel. However, what happens is that when I ask people to stop watching the show, that is also a part of the show and these are the instances when the TRP goes to great heights. This simply follows the rule of asking someone not to do something to eventually see them do just the opposite.

What will be the next step for Mir after Mirakkel Season 9?

Mir- Plans of Mirakkel Season 10 will be chalked out. After this show is over, we will think when to start the new season, what is to be done and so on!! After Mirakkel season 10, I don’t know whether the channel will like to continue with this show or whether they will keep me as the anchor. That time alone will tell!! Till then keep watching Mirakkel!!

The Grand Finale episode will be aired on 12th June from 7.30pm on Zee Bangla.

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Priyanka Dutta takes a keen interest in lifestyle and entertainment related news. She also enjoys interviewing celebrities and other renowned personalities. Priyanka holds a post graduate degree in English and Mass Communication. Journalism is her passion and she has reported for many a reputed international web portals.

 

 

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Cast of Upcoming Bengali Film Shororipu Unveiled Night Revelers Buffet at Park Plaza

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Park Plaza Kolkata launched a quirky campaign titled ‘Not Tonight Darling, Tonight I am going to the Park Plaza’. The campaign revolved around their exclusive Night Revelers Buffet which comprises of a sumptuous array of dishes offered in a five star environment at attractive rates especially designed for the night Revelers.

The first look of the campaign was unveiled in the presence of the star cast of the upcoming multi-starrer Bengali movie ‘Shororipu’. The star cast included Chiranjeet Chakraborty, Koneenica Banerjee, Rajatava Dutta, Sohana Saba along with the director Ayan Chakraborty. They indulged in an interactive session and revealed the new campaign for Park Plaza Kolkata Ballygunge, as the new destination for night Revelers in Kolkata.

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The campaign has been titled ‘Not Tonight Darling, Tonight I am going to the Park Plaza’ has been chosen to grab the attention of the people. Night Revelers Buffet is available at K-19, which is an all day dining café at Park Plaza Kolkata. A flat 50% discount will be offered on the range. The timing of the discount is from 10pm till 1am. The buffet comprises of Oriental, Indian and Western cuisines. With this, the hotel aim to remove the taboo that all 5-star eating outlets are expensive.

So if you are the night reveler, you know where to head out to!!

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Cast and Crew of Bengali Film Shororipu Present at Film’s Music Launch

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Directed by debutant director Ayan Chakraborti, the music launch of the upcoming Bengali film Shororipu took place recently. Chiranjeet Chakraborty, Rudranil Ghosh, Koneenica Banerjee, Sudiptaa Chakraborty, director Ayan Chakraborti, Rajatava Dutta and others were present at the music launch of the film.

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The music of the film has been composed by Dev Sen. With four songs in the film, all genres have been covered well. Shilajit and Rudranil Ghosh have even lent their voices to the songs in this film. The young music composer felt that the music will be a definite crowd puller, especially among the youth.

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The background music of the film has been composed by Debojyoti Mishra. Anirban Sengupta and Dipankar Chaki are the sound designers of this film. Chiranjeet Chakraborty, Indraneil Sengupta, Rudranil Ghosh, Koneenica Banerjee, Rajatava Dutta, Sudipta Chakraborty, Sohana Saba and Rajesh Sharma will be seen in pivotal roles in the upcoming Bengali film.

With a stellar cast and an equally appealing story-line, Shororipu should feature on your must watch list of movies!!

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