Thursday, April 24, 2014


Moon Moon Sen was born on 28 March 1948 to actress Suchitra Sen and Dibanath Sen in Kolkata.During childhood days she learnt  drawing from one of India's highest artiste 'Jamini Roy'.She graduated from Somerville College, Oxford and took her Masters Degree in Comparative Literature from Jadavpur University, Kolkata.
She has acted in 60 films and 40 TV soaps and Serials.She could act in different languages like 'Bengali,Hindi,Tamil,Telugu,Malayalam,Kannada and Marathi.She was able to act along with the top heroes of these regional languages.
Her debut film in Hindi was 'Andar Bahar' in 1984 and her daring role in that film created a controversy.
She acted as heroine of several well noted Bengali films opposite the popular heroes of that language but was not as much effective in Bollywood.But still she could establish an impressive position in Hindi films also.
One of her well appreciated  role was in the Telugu Film 'Sirivennela' in 1987 for which she received Andhra Pradesh Government's Nandi Award for Best Supporting Actress.
Her Malayalam films are 'Aval Kathirunnu, Avanum' (86) directed by P.G.Viswambharan in which Mammootty was the hero and another film 'Gentleman Security' directed by J.Williams.
In Telugu she acted in 'Majnu(87), a tragic love tale directed by Dasari Narayana Rao.Nagarjuna and Rajani were the lead pair.
'Sirivennela' directed by K.Viswanath is considered as one of her best performances in her acting career.
In Kannada she acted in 'Yuga Purusha' (89) which was directed by Rajendra Babu and in Tamil she acted in 12B in the year 2001 which was directed by Jeeva.
She married 'Bharat Dev Varma' in 1978 and has two daughters 'Raima Sen and Riya Sen' both of them models and actresses.
Moon Moon Sen is active in politics and is a candidate of the 2014 Lok Sabha Election.
Selected Filmography
Apon Ghorey

My Karma
Andar Bahar
Mohabbat Ki Kasam
Pyar Ki Jeet
Woh Phir Ayegi
Be Lagaan
Mil Gaye Manzil Mujhe
Ek Din Achanak
Tere Bina Kya Jina
Paraye Log
Pathar Ke Insan
Jeevan Ek Sanghursh

Bahar Aane Tak
100 Days
Vish Kanya
Waqt ka Badshah
Zakhmi Rooh
Zakmi Dil
Kucch To Hai
Nil Niranjane
Love at Times Square
Taj Mahal-A Monument of Love
My Karma
It was raining that Night

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