Film & Television



DEV is the biggest superstar in the Bengali film Industry. Since his blockbuster release ‘I Love You’, his movies have continued to rake in the maximum profits at the Box Office. Gen Y’s Mahanayak, Dev has proved beyond an iota of doubt his acting skills with movies like Chander Pahar and Buno Haansh while at the same time he has continued to enthuse his fans with his dance moves. He played the role of the protagonist in Aparna Sen’s take on modern Day Romeo & Juliet ‘Ashinagar’ which was a critically acclaimed film. He was the most ‘googled’ Tollywood star of 2013 and his epic fan following spans Bengal, Bangladesh and the whole eastern belt. His movie ‘Chander Pahar’ has generated the maximum revenue for any Bengali movie. This has also been the most expensive film of Tollywood till date. His hard work and perseverance has been vouched by some of the leading directors and producers of the industry. He has also won numerous awards for his films over the years. He won Global East People’s Choice Film Fare Award in 2014. Dev won the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections as a Trinamool Congress candidate from Ghatal Constituency. He is an integral part of the first leg of the ‘Bengal Celebrity League’ as the proud owner of ‘Midnapore Mighties’.