Happy birthday, Ferdous

Culture Desk

7 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Happy birthday, Ferdous

Today is the birthday of popular film actor Ferdous Ahmed. The artiste, who has been working in the film industry for 23 years, was born on this day in 1972.  

His fans, friends, and well-wishers have sent birthday greetings to the actor.

Celebrities and his co-artistes also took to the social media and shower love on the noted artiste with birthday wishes.

Ferdous has no special plan to celebrate his birthday this year.  He said, “Every year I celebrate my birthday elaborately. This year, I have no special plan to celebrate my birthday due to corona pandemic. I will spend the day with my family members. Please keep us in your prayers.”

Ferdous, the actor who acts in Bangladesh and Indian Bengali films, was introduced in the film industry by choreographer Amir Hossain Babu. He debuted in the film ‘Hothat Brishti’ directed by Basu Chatterjee in 1998. He won his first Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Actor for the lead role in the film. He then acted Chatterjee's two other films – ‘Chupi Chupi’ (2001) and ‘Tak Jhal Mishti’ (2002).

Ferdous Ahmed’s notable films are ‘Chandrokotha’ ‘Bachelor’, ‘Meher nigar’ ‘Rakkhushi’, ‘Ayna’, ‘Nondito Noroke’, ‘Na Bolona’, ‘Rupantor’, ‘Gangajatra’, ‘Golapi Ekhon Bilatey,  ‘Jaago’, ‘Gurilla’, ‘Kusum Kusum Prem’, ‘Ke Apon Ke Por, ‘Khoka Babu’ and ‘Putro’.  

He won Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Actor 5 times for his roles in the films ‘Hothat Brishti’ (1998), ‘Gangajatra’ (2009), ‘Kusum Kusum Prem’ (2011), ‘Ek Cup Cha’ (2014) and ‘Putro’ (2018).

On the work front, Ferdous has completed shooting of the film ‘1971 Shei Sob Dinguli’ directed by Hridi Haq recently.  Besides, his films ‘Jodi R Ektu Shomoi Petam’, ‘Jaam’, ‘Gangchil’, ‘Beauty Circus’ are waiting for their release date.