Scripting of the Hindi adaptation of this cult detective story is currently in progress. But fate has plans of its own. In the first season, four stories will be shown. The kind of baroque detailing that has gone into each of these, be it short stories or novels, make you stare in wonder at the genius that is Satyajit Ray. Last year, director had sold the rights of 35 stories for a television series in Bangladesh on the condition that it will not be shown in India.
I am aware of the fact that many people have been appreciating the effort while many others have been criticising it. Many films have been made on the sleuth. Ahmed Rubel is one of the most successful actors that we have. He helms the production company called Kandy Productions Ltd. He is renowned for his work not just in cinema and television, but also in theatre. Although, the role has been played by stellar actors over the years, perhaps the most iconic portrayals of the detective were by veteran actors Soumitra Chatterjee and Sabyasachi Chakraborty.
Parambrata Chatterjee, the talented actor from India will star as Feluda while Hridhi Sen will play the role of Topshe, his faithful sidekick. Parambrata Chatterjee is a fairly good actor and looked like a fitting choice as Feluda 2017. In India, the price is Rs 50. Rajiv Mehra, founder of Addatimes. Nihar Dutt who used to research in cancer medicine before his mysterious accident. Over the years, many in Bollywood have expressed their desire to make Feluda in general and Sonar Kella in particular.
He flexes his muscles and fires a gun. Noted Bangladeshi actor and director Tauquir Ahmed, who is still basking in the success of his latest release, Fagun Hawai, is now set to direct a web series based on Feluda, with actor Ahmed Rubel in the lead role. What do you think about the popularity of web-based projects these days? Several renowned directors before me, including Satyajit Ray himself, have made screen adaptations based on Feluda. Feluda is no longer the lovable detective-elder brother of our childhood. Else, there's always Satyajit Ray's Aro Ek Dojon and Feluda Samagra to get back to and bury oneself in.
Present at the event was Parambrata Chatterjee, Rajiv Mehra, Aritra Sen, Shahriar Shakil and others. He found several clues in Kolkata and also in Dhaka that help him deducing the matter. Bengali literature and its mysteries were never the same after Feluda arrived on the scene. I have the Hindi rights to only this film and not the Feluda series. It was a rectangular pack, wrapped in fancy shiny paper. What made you choose Ahmed Rubel for the role of Feluda? On August 2, a general diary was lodged in Dhaka against filmmakers who go to work in Bangladesh without obtaining the necessary permissions.
Tauquir Ahmed opens up about his latest venture and more in a recent chat with T he Daily Star. Moreover, decoding a hieroglyph and an investigative report from television journalist Asma also help him in this case to find the actual reason behind the murder or accident of Samsur. Till date, the character has appeared in 18 short stories and 17 novels by Satyajit Ray. There are more episodess to come. Ananda Bazar Patrika organised a readers' meet in Cooch Behar.
I couldn't wait to get home and tear the wrapper off. In fact, I have watched film adaptations of the Feluda books multiple times throughout my childhood and I enjoy watching them even today. After another hour of an excruciating wait, and the parcel burning into my palms with every passing minute, I finally got around to taking the wrapper off. This is your first time directing a web series. Audience have matured, and over the course of history, there have been many projects where viewers have been hoodwinked. Ray was perplexed since he had down offers to sell the rights of a Bengali adaptation of Feluda in India.
What this Feluda looks like, is a man who ostensibly, as of now, cares more about his physique than his mogojastro grey matter-weapon. The series will be available in India on digital platform Addatimes. A press meet was announced to make the audience aware of the web-series and also about addatimes. Any Bengali you ask this question would almost certainly answer — Feluda! A Bengali Feluda series not directed by someone from the Ray family has already generated high interest. The highly talented ensemble cast from Bangladesh and West Bengal and a carefully weaved story produced by skilled personnel who love Feluda promises to deliver an audiovisual experience to remember. It reached out to twenty million people.
Nothing has been announced about the casting. Feluda to Bengali kids; Satyajit Ray's immortal detective and a force to reckon with in contemporary Bengali literature to the grown-ups. If founder of is to be believed, viewers in India will be able to watch the series from next month. Imagine you are trapped in an impossible situation from where you can be rescued only if you are able to solve a set of complex riddles. Only has made two Feluda telefilms. But the bigger question here is, will Parambrata do justice to Ray? A Bangladeshi archaeological officer, Samsur, died in the street of Kolkata.
Ray spoke to Shakil on this issue. It is tough to be easily fooled twice. One has to subscribe to addatimes. I have faith that he will pull off this role with ease. In such a circumstance, who do you ask for help? Tell us a little about the web series based on Feluda.