Wednesday, 1 February, 2023
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Popy ready to amaze filmgoers again

Three-time national award winning actress Sadika Parvin Popy is all set to show her grace again. 

She has already finished shooting for the film Sahoshi Joddha directed by Sadek Siddique.

Director Sadek Siddique said, “Popy did an amazing job in this film. She will amaze the audience with her acting skill. She did many challenging character before. But viewers will get to see a different Popy in this film.”

Actress Popy stated the same as director. She said, “This movie had made beautifully. Amin Khan is my co-actor. We both did our best. I hope that audience enjoy the movie very much.”

 Recently Popy got many praises from her first web series Induballa directed by Ananna Mamun. Apart from this, last Wednesday she performed in a programme marking the  101 years of Rajendra College, Faridpur.  Then she came back to Dhaka and took part on an inauguration programme of a shop.   

Sadika Parvin Popy (known as Popy) is a Bangladeshi movie actress and model who has performed in numerous Bangladeshi films. She was born and brought up in Khulna city. She has won three national film awards for Best Actress. 

Popy started her career with a showbiz programme named ‘Lux Ananda Bichitra’ in 1995. She has acted in numerous commercials and over 200 Bengali-language films. 

Popy debuted in the 1997 Coolie, with actor Omar Sunny and directed by Montazur Rahman Akbar. Coolie was a major success, with a film budget of 1.2 crore and business around 7 crore at the box office.

Her second movie co starring with Shakil khan in Amar Ghor Amar Behesht, directed by Sohanur Rahman Sohan was also released in late 1997.

Afterwards Popy became hugely popular through her performance in the movie Lal Badsha produced by Manna. She has also appeared in films with Riaz, Ferdous, Bapparaz, Ameen Khan, Shakib Khan, Emon, Amit Hasan and Rubel.