Bengali channel Star Jalsha is air a teleplay series called ‘Mahanayak’, where Prosenjit Chatterji to play Mahanayak Uttam Kumar on screen. Inspired by superstar Uttam Kumar’s life.
The Tele show is being produced by Venkatesh Films and features 100 important anecdotes of the actor’s life – intertwining his professional and personal lives and works of excellence – both artistic and social.
Other star cast includes Paoli’s character is loosely inspired from the life of Suchitra Sen. While Tanushree’s character is modeled on Supriya Devi’s life, Priyanka Sarkar, Manali Dey, Biswanath Basu and Biswajit Chakraborty in lead roles.