Deep Bhattacharya is an actor of the Indian film industry who has worked in some of the Bengali and Hindi films. Before his entry in Bollywood, he worked in dramas in the Bengali language. He made his debut into the Bollywood film industry with the inspirational film named as “The Light: Swami Vivekananda.” With this film, an opportunity knocked on his door that gave him a chance to showcase his talent to the world and to earn fame plus money.
This movie provided him with the opportunity to work along the director Utpal Sinha under the name of the prestigious banner of the production company called as “Tri Colour Productions private limited.” He played the lead role in this film and enacted as the great “Swami Vivekananda.” The director selected him for this role after watching his work in some Bengali drama that impressed him.
His co-stars portrayed their roles as follows;
played the role of Sister Nivedita, Gargi Roy Choudhury was a woman called Sarada Devi,
portrayed Ramakrishna, ArchitaSahu acted as Moina Bai,
as Vishwanath Dutta,
as Bhuvaneswari Devi, and
as young Narendranath Datta. The film is of historical genre and released in the Indian cinemas on 23rd of August in the year 2013, and on 1st February 2013 in Kolkata.
It released in two languages, Bengali and Hindi, and was later dubbed into 18 different languages. Its story is based on the life of the great Swami Vivekananda and his teachings. The film shows how he slowly transformed from Narendranath Datta to Swami Vivekanand. It depicts the wonderful journey of his life from his childhood days to how he started meeting with mystic saints like Ramakrishna and many other people while traveling in various places and countries.
This film was a great start for his career into the Bollywood film industry. Almost every person from the audience loved the film and his work. Being a box office hit, it gave him a big success and a good turn to his career as an actor. Deep Bhattacharya also worked in a Bengali film called “HothatDekha” directed by Reshmi Mitra where he was in the lead role along with the stress Debasree Roy and the actor Shankar Chakraborty. This Bengali drama released in the cinemas on 31 March 2017. Its story is related to a famous poem by Rabindranath Tagore.