I wanted to work again with Swatilekha: Soumitra

Actor Soumitra Chatterjee, who is starring opposite Swatilekha Sengupta 30 years after they paired in Satyajit ray's "Ghare Baire", said he wished they had worked earlier.

Many present day films are repetitive: Soumitra

Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee feels that current films are mostly repetitive and he has been tired of being part of similar subjects.

Owe him everything: Sharmila, Soumitra on Satyajit Ray

Soumitra Chatterjee and Sharmila Tagore Tuesday expressed awe that every time they watch his films, there`s always something new to learn.

City may host a top football club to mark EB centenary

If everything goes well, Kolkata may get to witness a "a top class club" like Barcelona or Manchester United by next year.

Actor Soumitra Chatterjee to exhibit doodles, sketches

Renowned for his prowess in acting and elocution, veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee will soon be seen in a new role, unveiling a collection of his sketches, doodles and paintings at an exhibition.

Soumitra Chatterjee praised my shot in `Rupkatha Noy`: Radhika Apte

Actor Radhika Apte still recalls how Soumitra Chatterjee had applauded her for a scene.

Delhi rape incident on celluloid soon

The brutal gangrape and murder of a Delhi girl in December last year and its aftermath is the subject of an upcoming Bengali movie featuring veteran Soumitra Chatterjee and a host of debutant actors.

Soumitra, Mithun to be honoured by West Bengal government

Soumitra Chatterjee, Mithun Chakraborty and Supriya Devi will be among 43 film personalities who will be honoured by the West Bengal government July 24, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Wednesday.

What have I done to deserve accolades: Soumitra Chatterjee

In an another recognition of his contribution to the world of films, drama and poetry, this year`s Dadasaheb Phalke recipient Soumitra Chatterjee was felicitated by a leading business group.

Why would I have gone to Mumbai? asks Soumitra Chatterjee

Chatterjee, who was awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke award for lifetime achievement this year, worked with Ray for over three decades and did more than a dozen projects with him.

I would have been a misfit in Bollywood: Soumitra Chatterjee

Soumitra Chatterjee, honoured with this year`s Dada Saheb Phalke award, says he did not try his luck in Bollywood as he would have been a "misfit".

Even today Ray remains alive in me: Soumitra Chatterjee

Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee, who starred in 14 celluloid classics of Satyajit Ray, says working with the master filmmaker was an exciting learning process. And he continues to inspire, even 20 years after his death.

`The Forlorn` opens Manipur`s first International film fest

‘The Forlorn’, a psychological thriller directed by Saptaswa Basu opened the first Imphal International Film Festival.

Congrats Soumitra da, says Big B

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has sent out a congratulatory note to actor Soumitra Chatterjee, who has been selected for India`s highest film honour - the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2012.

Phalke award is recognition of my 53 years of hard work: Soumitra

Iconic Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee said his being named for the Dada Saheb Phalke award - the highest honour in Indian cinema - is a recognition of his hard work in the last 53 years and expressed gratitude to directors like Satyajit Ray, Tapan Sinha and others for honing his acting skills.