Saturday, 27 November, 2021

Happy birthday, Riaz

Today is the birthday of popular film actor Riaz. His fans, friends, and well-wishers have sent greeting messages to the artiste on her birthday. Celebrities and his co-artistes also take to social media and shower love on Riaz with birthday wishes.

Born on October 26 in 1972 to an aristocratic Muslim family in Faridpur, Riaz first appeared on silver screen with a side role of Dewan Nazrul’s social action drama ‘Banglar Nayok’ in 1995. But, he came into limelight after playing lead role in the highly successful romantic film ‘Praner Cheye Priyo’ in 1997.

Later, he works with many renowned filmmakers and has acted in numerous films that have been commercially successful.

 He  has received numerous awards in his film career, including three National Film Awards.  

His  notable films are ‘Praner Cheye Priyo’, ‘Hridoyer Aina’, ‘Kajer Meye’, ‘Prithibi Tomar Amar’, ‘Bhalobasi Tomake’ (1998), ‘Biyer Phul’, ‘Narir Mon’ (1999), ‘E Badhon Jabena Chire’, ‘Nishwase Tumi Biswase Tumi’, ‘Bhownkor Bishu’ (2000), ‘Hridoyer Bandhon’, ‘O Priya Tumi Kothay’ (2001), ‘Premer Taj Mahal’ (2002), ‘Moner Majhe Tumi’ (2003), ‘Wrong Number’ (2004), ‘Hajar Bachhor Dhore’, ‘Hridoyer Kotha’ (2006) and ‘Akash Chhoa Bhalobasa’ (2008).

In 2005, Riaz worked with Bollywood actress Susmita Sen for Mahesh Manjrekar’s film ‘It Was Raining That Night’.