G-14, Christopher Road,
Kolkata-700014 / W B, India
91 33 245 1315 / 94330 35713
26th Feb 1963.
Disciple of Shri Utpal Dutta & Roma Prosad Bonik in
Chandan has joined Theater groups from 1977, since then he
has enacted in numerous numbers of theater groups.
From 1997 Chandan joined NATYA ANAN THEATER GROUP as
Creative Director as well as an actor.
Chandan got his first T V assignment as an actor in 1985.
Since then he has acted in more than 3000 episodes in
daily soaps and more than 30 tele-films and few
Chandan has acted in more than 30 films under eminent
directors from state as well as country. Few of those
films acclaimed National and International awards and
recognition, such as "Mr. & Mrs. Ayer" by
Aparna Sen, "Bariwali" by RWituparno Ghosh &
couple of films.
In theater, Chandan started directing theater from 1981.
He has started his directorial ventures with Shree
Robindro Nath Thakur, and then onwards he has worked with
the texts of different playwrights of the Eastern &
Chandan has directed more than 20 full-length plays up
His first international directorial venture happened at
2nd Avn off -off Broadway production in New York City.
Chandan has worked with regular professional 'EQUITY'
actors in 1999 / 2001.
Chandan has started his first Television direction with
one of the most prestigious daily soap-'AK AKASHER NICHE'.
He had shot more than 100 episodes. Chandan has shot only
two tele-films up till now.
Chandan got his first highest state award in 1997 playing
'prospero' in 'Tempest' by Shakespeare.
'Best villain role played of the year' in daily soap 1998.
'Exceptional talent of the year' 1999.