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Happy birthday, Zahid Hasan

Today is the 55th birthday of popular actor Zahid Hasan. His fans, friends, co artistes and well-wishers have sent greeting messages to the artiste on this auspicious day.

Zahid Hasan was born on October 4 in Sirajganj in 1967. The noted film, television and stage actor began his career in 1990s. He is also a TV commercial model. He receive Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Actor for his performance in the film ‘Srabon Megher Din’ (1999).

Zahid Hasan was part of a theatre group for several years before moving to television in 1990. He took the lead in the BTV adaptation of Rabindranath Tagore’s ‘Shomapti’ and the protagonist in ‘Bichchhu’. While he made his first film appearance in 1986, his most notable role was in 2000’s ‘Srabon Megher Din’, for which he won a National Award. In addition to acting, he has directed several serials and teleplays.

He is well known for his comedic roles in television serials and dramas. His debut drama was ‘Jibon Jemon’, which was telecast in 1990.