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Famous Actors from Bangladesh

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List of film actors and actresses from Bangladesh, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Bangladesh has produced some very talented actors and actresses in the last century, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. Also, check out famous singers from Bangladesh and celebrities from Bangladesh. These Bangladeshi actors specialize in film, television or even theater, so they're not all necessarily movie stars. These are some of the best Bangladeshi actors the country has ever seen, so if you're a native of Bangladesh and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

Bangladeshi actors and actresses on this list include Rosy Afsari and Shakib Khan.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Bangladeshi actors?" and "Which movies stars are from Bangladesh?"

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Bangladesh in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Bangladeshi film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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    Asaduzzaman Noor (born 31 October 1946) is a Bangladeshi actor, politician and activist. He has been a Jatiya Sangsad member from Nilphamari-2 constituency since 2001 and served as the Cultural Affairs Minister during 2014-2019. Noor worked as an actor in theatre, film and television productions. He is best known for his role as Baker Bhai in the television series Kothao Keu Nei. His other notable television works include Ayomoy, Bohubrihi and Ei Shob Din Ratri. His notable films are Shonkhonil Karagar (1992) and Aguner Poroshmoni (1994). In 2018, Noor was awarded the Independence Day Award, the highest civilian state award in Bangladesh, by the Government of Bangladesh....  more
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      Bimal Roy (Bengali: বিমল রায়; 12 July 1909 – 8 January 1966) was a Bengali Indian film director. He is particularly noted for his realistic and socialistic films such as Do Bigha Zamin, Parineeta, Biraj Bahu, Madhumati, Sujata, Parakh and Bandini, making him an important director of Hindi cinema. Inspired by Italian neo-realistic cinema, he made Do Bigha Zamin after watching Vittorio De Sica's Bicycle Thieves (1948). His work is particularly known for his mise en scène which he employed to portray realism. He won a number of awards throughout his career, including eleven Filmfare Awards, two National Film Awards, and the International Prize of the Cannes Film Festival. Madhumati won 9...  more
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        Bipasha Hayat (born 23 March 1971) is a Bangladeshi actress, model and painter. She won Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Actress for her performance in the film Aguner Poroshmoni (1994). She earned Meril Prothom Alo Awards in 1998, 1998 and 2002....  more
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          Farida Akhtar Poppy, known by her stage name Babita, is a Bangladeshi film actress. She is a popular actress in Bangladeshi films of the 1970s. She is best known for her performance in Satyajit Ray's Distant Thunder, a novel adaptation about the Bengal famine of 1943, which won the Golden Bear prize at the 23rd Berlin International Film Festival in 1973. She was active in the 1970s through 1990s as an actress in Bangladeshi films. Babita acted in more than 350 films. After winning the National Film Award in 1975, she won three consecutive best actress prizes.She won Best Actor in 1986, Best Producer in 1997 and Best Supporting Actress Award twice in 2002 and 2012. In addition, She was...  more