Tapas Paul is an actor as well as a a member of Parliament. He is a Bengali actor from Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Mr. Tapas Paul has won the 2009 Indian General Elections and emerged as a Member of Parliament from the constituency Krishnanagar. He has won the Trinamool Congress party ticket. He is a renowned actor in Bengali film industry and is a prolific politician too.
Tapas Paul is the son of Dr. Ganesh Pal of Chandannagar. He was born in a village in Burdwan district which is on the outskirts. He is the first from the family to begin the career in film industry and politics. His debut movie which pushed his career was “DadarKirti” in 1980, directed by Tarun Majumder, and was an instant superhit. He received many accolades and applauds for his debut movie. His acting skills bagged him many roles later. In 1976, he completed his Higher Secondary education and later joined Mohsin College in Hooghly for B.sc in Bio-Science in 1979.
Mr. Tapas Paul has worked in many movies which bagged him name and fame. Once, he was travelling on a train, and he got noticed by the noted director Sriniwas Chakraborty, who gave him the acting proposal. Tapas Paul played the romantic role in many movies. He has done many notable films such as Saheb (1981), Anurager Choya, Gurudakshina (1987), Uttara (2000), Mondo and many more. He is a part of Yatras and Group theatres and has actively done many television shows. He has travelled many countries extensively and has bagged many roles in Hindi films too. He won many awards for his sheer brilliance in acting, and one of them include Filmfare award for his best movie “Saheb”.
did her very first movie with this brilliant actor in the movie “Abodh”. Tapas Paul has enacted in more than 300 movies in his 26-year long film plus TV industry career. In his political career, he is a well-established member of All India Trinamool Congress. He was an MLA from Alipore for the consecutive two terms. He is a social activist. He is married to the prolific Nandini Paul, who is an eminent anchor of the cookery shows on television. He has a daughter,
, who is the promising actress in Tollywood.