Kallol Lahiri is a West Bengal, India-based Screenwriter. He is mainly self-employed and has also worked as a Creative Writer with Organizations like Star Jalsha, Jalsha Movie, Svf, Zee Bangla, and Radio Mirchi. Kallol completed his education at Calcutta University, where did got his B. A. Degree in Bengali Hons. He later went to the Jadavpur University to do his Master in Arts and Film Studies. After completing his M. A. in film studies, he got involved with Akash Bangla and Educational Media Research Center as a Programme Producer, explored different opportunities, and formed his own company in 2007. His company - Kallol Lahiri Production, undertakes projects such as Wildlife Films, Corporate Presentations, Ngo Productions, Short Fiction, Audiovisual Presentations, etc. Kallol also has a passion for photography.
Kallol started his career as a program producer in current affairs at Akash Bangla Pvt. Ltd as a Concept Writer, Production Design, Scriptwriter, Direction, etc. He also took up the position of Programme Producer at the Educational Media Research Centre (E M. R. C ST. Xavier College, Kolkata). He worked at Star Jalsha and Jalsha Movies for three years, where he worked on numerous projects - Promo Content writer, Jalsha movie, September 2012 to September 2013. He worked as a Story and Scriptwriter in Aparajito, Star Jalsha, 2011-2012. Worked as a story and scriptwriter in Chirosathi, Star Jalsha, 2012, worked as a scriptwriter in Bijaya Dashomii Star Jalsha, 2012. Worked as a dialogue writer in
, Star Jalsha, 2011; Worked as story and scriptwriter in Mahanayak, Star Jalsha, 2016. After that, he worked at Deepta Bangla as a consultant, as a Visiting Lecturer at Calcutta University. He holds the position of Director at Kallol Lahiri Production as a self-employed creative writer and Screenwriter.
Kallol has worked on many projects and published many renowned articles in both Hindi and Bangla languages - Gora Nakshal, Jantob Swapno Dubara, Challisher Chalshe, Harano Bhalobasar Bhaskorjo,
Go Goa Gone
, Aashiqui 2, Deshe Badol Resh Badol, Hawa Badoler Bhranti Bilas, Jongol Tumi Kemon Acho?, Maloti, Nita ar Ami, Heroine Ki Kom Pooriache, Ei Samoyer Bharat Ek Khoj, Gangs Of Wasseypur, Nichok Galpo Noy Ek Mahakabbik Akkhan, Race 2, etc. He has worked on projects in Bangla and Hindi – Charitraheen 2 as a Script and Dialogue Writer.
as a story writer. Krishanu Krishanu is a ZEE5 Bangla Original sports drama that revolves around the life and journey of Krishanu Dey, the legendary Indian football player fondly remembered as the Indian Maradona and it premiered on 29 August 2019. Gupi Gayen.
Bou Keno Psycho
as a script and dialogue writer. Charitraheen as a scriptwriter. Ami Mukhyomantri Hobo. Sunday Suspense Original: Aschorjo Diary, etc.
Kallol Lahiri has won many Honors and Awards for his work –
He received a recognition award at Shrimati Sadhana Sen Samman, Vumadhyosagor (2021) - recognition as a young writer in Bengali literature. His significant contributions are Indubala Bhater Hotel and Gora Naxal.
Bangla Chabite Janer motif - 2nd refresher course in Bengali, HRDC, Gopalbag, Burdwan University
Best scriptwriter - Winning Best scriptwriter Tele Samman Award for Aporajito, 2012.
Sundarban: A Heritage Forest for Sundarbans Tiger Reserve: Screened at International Social Communication Cinema Conference, 2009, Nandan. He received the Uttarbanger Banabasti Katha award for The Chronicles of Forest Villages - 2007 to 2008
Forlorn Kingdom (2007): The film reflects the human-elephant conflict in North Bengal.
Screened at: Vatavaran Film Festival, New Delhi, 2007, Trichur Vibgyor Film Festival, Kerela, 2007.
Icchapuran: Screened at International Social Communication Cinema Conference, 2007 Nandan.