Bollywood filmmaker Anil Ganguly passes away at 82

DECCAN CHRONICLE
Published Jan 15, 2016, 4:33 pm IST
Updated Jan 15, 2016, 6:58 pm IST
Anil is best known for Jaya Bhaduri starrer, ‘Kora Kagaz’, which won the National Film Award.
Rupali Ganguly with her father and filmmaker Anil Ganguly.
 Rupali Ganguly with her father and filmmaker Anil Ganguly.

Mumbai: Noted filmmaker Anil Ganguly passed away today at his residence here after a brief illness. He was 82.

He breathed his last in the early hours and he was cremated around 1 pm, sources said.

 

Ganguly is a noted director and screenwriter, who worked in Hindi cinema from 1970s to the 90s.

He is best known for Jaya Bhaduri starrer, 'Kora Kagaz' and 'Tapasya' both of which won National Award.

His other notable films are 'Saaheb', 'Trishna', 'Khandaan', 'Humkadam', 'Pyar Ke Kabil', 'Balidan' (Bolidan -1990, Bengali), 'Dushman Devta' among others.

His daughter Rupali Ganguly is a television and theatre actress and his son Vijay Ganguly is a director and choreographer.

Noted filmmaker Anil Ganguly passed away today at his residence here after a brief illness.

He was 82.

He breathed his last in the early hours and he was cremated around 1 pm, sources said.

Ganguly is a noted director and screenwriter, who worked in Hindi cinema from 1970s to the 90s.

He is best known for Jaya Bhaduri starrer, “Kora Kagaz” and “Tapasya” both of which won National Award.

His other notable films are “Saaheb”, ” Trishna”, “Khandaan”, “Humkadam”, “Pyar Ke Kabil”, “Balidan” (Bolidan -1990, Bengali), “Dushman Devta” among others.

His daughter Rupali Ganguly is a television and theatre actress and his son Vijay Ganguly is a director and choreographer.

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