Mrinal Mukherjee was a Bengali Indian actor, music director, and theatre personality. He was born and raised up in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Mrinal Mukherjee’s nationality is Indian. He married Shibani Mukherjee with whom he had two daughters and a son, namely
, and Debopriya Mukherjee respectively. His daughter, Jojo Mukherjee is a singer and actress. While his second daughter Tina Mukherjee is a model. Mrinal Mukherjee had worked for more than five decades in the Bengali television and film industry. In early 60’s, he commenced his film and television journey. In 1955, he marked his acting debut with the Bengali film “Dui Bon.” Since then, he performed several of commercial movies and played crucial roles.
He acted with famous directors in number of films like Galpo Holeo Satti (1966), Nayika Sangbad (1967), Chuti, Shriman Prithviraj (1973), and many more. In 2016, he acted in the Indian thriller film “
O Chiriyakhana” on Bengali fictional detective
, directed by
, and portrayedthe role of Ramen Mallick. He acted in many films of actor and director . Also, he performed as music directors and playback singer in the Bengali films. In the Indian Hindi-language musical romance film “
,” he worked with Sampooran Singh Kalra (Gulzar). Mrinal Mukherjee had also worked in the several television series. In 2012, he acted in the crime-drama television series “
,” created by Mitali Bhattacharya.
He portrayed the role of Maharaja Ramendra Singha in the mysterical drama series “Byomkesh” in 2017. He acted in the Hindi language sci-fi thriller web television miniseries “
,” which premiered on Sony Liv on September 4, 2020. It was written & directed by Shailender Vyas and he essayed the role of Partho Majumdar. He was last appeared in the famous television show, Amloki. In the show, he played the role of Nabakumar. The veteran film and television actor Mrinal Mukherjee passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 in Kolkata after battling from liver cancer. He was even diagnosed with jaundice and geriatric issues. He died at the age of seventy-four.
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Mrinal Mukherjee was an actor, theatre artist and music director. He is remembered for his negative roles in Bengali cinema. He belong to Kolkata, West Bengal. He made his debut with the film Dui Bon in 1955. Later, he performed many commercial movies for more than five decades and played crucial roles in Bengali film industry. He has worked with directors such as Galpo Holeo Satti, Nayika Sangbad, Chuti, and many more. In Bengali films he has performed as a music director and singer. Mrinal has also worked with Gulzar in the movie Mausam. He died on 7 May 2019, while fighting against liver cancer.