On September 23rd, Saturday, lights, camera and action! The shooting for the upcoming Bengali film 'Chaalchitra' has commenced, marking a fresh chapter in the Bengali entertainment industry. This exciting project is helmed by the renowned director Pratim D. Gupta, who returns to the Bengali film scene after a substantial hiatus.
What adds Bollywood glamour to this venture is the pairing of Bollywood actor Shantanu Maheshwari with the popular Bengali television actress Swastika Dutta. Joining them on this cinematic journey are Tota Roychoudhury and Raima Sen. The shooting is set to take place in the vibrant locales of Kolkata and its vicinity.
The anticipation is high as fans eagerly await the on-screen chemistry between Swastika and Shantanu. Details about their roles in this upcoming film are still under wraps, leaving the audience curious and excited. Swastika has expressed her enthusiasm for working alongside Shantanu, showcasing a positive attitude towards their collaboration.
Prior to the shoot, Tota took to social media to share his excitement about working with Shantanu. He captioned, "Both are North Kolkata boys. Both are passionate dancers. And both have been a part of Alia-verse! Sharing screenspace with the charming & talented @shantanu.maheshwari in #Chaalchitro directed by @pratimdgupta & produced by @friends_communication @firdausulhasan
Thank you @bhaswati.ghosh.2019 & @eisamay.digital."
Shantanu responded with enthusiasm, stating, "A new chapter begins!!!" in the comment section.
It's worth noting that Shantanu Maheshwari and Swastika Dutta both have previous experience working alongside Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt. Shantanu portrayed Alia's lover in "Gangubai Kathiawadi," while Tota starred alongside Alia's father, Chandan Chattopadhyay, in "Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahanii."
Now, these two actors join forces with Raima Sen and Swastika Dutta, promising a fresh and captivating cinematic experience in 'Chaalchitra'. As the shooting unfolds, it brings a new chapter to the Bengali film industry, leaving fans excited and eagerly awaiting the release of this promising film.