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Afzal Hossain, Rokeya Prachy in a film for first time

Afzal Hossain, Rokeya Prachy in a film for first time

Afzal Hossain is a noted actor, director, writer and painter of the country while Rokeya Prachy is   a theater, television and film actress and director. They have earned the hearts of millions by their fabulous acting styles. Now, the artistes will be seen acting together in a movie for the first time.

The title of the film is ‘Jabito Jibon’. The shooting of the Habibul Islam Habib-directed movie is going on at different locations in Rajbari district.

Afzal Hossain and Rokeya Prachy are playing the role of Husband-wife in ‘Jabito Jibon’. Afzal will be seen as Shobhan and Rokeya Prachy will play the role of Afsana in the film.

About working in the film, “The shooting of the movie ‘Jabito Jibon’ is going on wonderfully. We are enjoying working in the movie. The shooting unit is also to my liking. I’m very happy to work with ‘Japito Jibon’.

Rokeya Prachy said, “It is like a dream to me to acting in the film ‘Japito Jibon’. I’m working with respected Afzal bhai in a movie for the first time. Think it is a big matter for me to act with Afzal bhai. He is very cooperative actor. Habib bhai is also making the film with utmost care. I hope we will produce a good movie.”

‘Japito Jibon’ is a government-funded film. The movie is based on prominent writer Selina Hossain’s novel in the same title. The story of ‘Japito Jibon’ is based on the Partition of Bengal in 1947 and the Language Movement in 1952. 

Besides Afzal Hossain and Rokeya Prachy, popular actors Dolly Zohur, Jayanto Chattopadhyay, Gazi Rakayet, Azad Abul Kalam, Rawnak Hasan, Ashna Habib Bhabna,  Moushumi Hamid, Shamapty Mashuq, Farhana Mili,  Azmal, Imtiaz Borshon and others will be seen acting in the movie.