Actor Sadek Bachchu on life support

Culture Desk

14 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Actor Sadek Bachchu on life support

Veteran actor Sadek Bachchu is on life support in the capital’s Universal Medical College Hospital. Bangladesh Film Artistes’ Association’s General Secretary Zayed Khan confirmed the news to the media.  

“Bachchu bhai was admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital with respiratory distress on August 6.  He tested positive for coronavirus. Later, he was shifted to Universal Medical College Hospital on Friday”, Zayed Khan said.  

Sadek Bachchu is a popular film actor of the country. He is also a small screen and theatre artiste. He made his debut in the silver screen with the film ‘Ramer Shumoti’ directed by Shahidul Amin.

He is known for his brilliant portrayals of negative roles, and has won the National Award for his work in ‘Ekti Cinemar Golpo’.  

Sadek Bachchu’s notable films are ‘Ramer Sumoti’ (1985),  ‘Sujon Sakhi’ (1994), ‘ Papi Shatru’ (1995),  ‘Priyojon’ (1996),    ‘Ananda Ashru’ (1997), ‘Lal Badsha’ (1999), ‘Moron Kamor’ (1999),  ‘Sahoshi Manush Chai ‘(2003), ‘Koti Takar Kabin’ (2006), ‘Mayer Hate Behester Chabi’ (2009), ‘Amar Swapna Amar Songsar’ (2010),  ‘Jiddi Mama’ (2012), ‘Judge Barrister Police Commissioner’(2013), ‘Dhaka To Bombay’ (2013), ‘Ekti Cinemar Golpo (2018) and  Captain Khan (2018).