Recently, the book launch took place in Kolkata. The celebs attended the event like Madhabi Mukherjee, author Debjani Halder, Saswata Chatterjee, Anindya Chattopadhyay, Samhati Ghatak were present at the book launch of ”Illuminating Agony Ritwik”, a book on the filmmaker Ritwik Ghatak and others shared their views of the works of the legendary filmmaker.
Speaking at the event “I am indeed glad that I got the chance to portray him on screen. I only tried to copy him and his mannerisms. I will tell you an event. When the film Meghe Dhaka Tara was shown at a film festival in Kerala, the moment Ritwik was shown on screen, the audience clapped and whistled. It was not me who was getting the applause, it was the man. Such is his fan following,” says Saswata Chatterjeee.