Prashanta Nanda

Prashanta Nanda (born May 2, 1947) is one of the most popular Oriya Movie stars in the state of Orissa in India. He served Oriya Film Industry as an actor, director, screenplay writer, and lyricist and even as a playback singer.He was also former Minister of State of Orissa.

Early Life


QUALIFICATION: LLB, M.A, D.C.A

Life and Career


In 1960, Prasantha Nanda wan National Award as best actor for the film Nua Bou with his debut film. Nanda served Oriya Film Industry as an actor, director, screenplay writer, and lyricist and even as a playback singer. Such a versatile genius is quite rare in Indian cinema history. Nanda alone carried Oriya films into the national honor list by winning National Awards for three times in 1960, 1966 and 1969 for his acting in Nua Bou, Matir Manisha and Adina Megha.

He was BJP's senior leader and Orissa state BJP Vice President and resigned from the primary membership of the party in Augest 2007.

Personal Life


SPOUSE'S NAME: Smt. Anupama Nanda
Father's name:
SON: 1
Filmography


year film Role
2007 Bandhu Director
2007 Kalishankar Director
2004 Akrosh Director
1999 Krishna Kaberi Director
1996 Tridhara Director
1994 Lal Pan Bibi Director
1993 Ghar Sansar ( aka Homelife ) direction, music director
1992 Maa Actor ,Director
1991 Nyaychakra Director
1989 Jaa Devi Sarva Bhuteshu
1989 Nyaya Chakra
1988 Lal Paan Bibi
1987 Golamgiri Actor,Director
1986 Bagula Baguli
1986 Paka Kambal Pot Chhota
1984 Dora
1984 Grahasthi
1984 Jaga Balia
1983 Swapna Sagara
1982 Hisab Nikas
1981 Pooja
1980 Maa-o-Mamata Actor,Director
1979 Naiyya
1978 Balidan
1977 Paheli
1976 Shesha Shrabana Direction
1979 Naiyya Sonu
1976 Shesha Shrabana Sania
1975 Samaya
1975 MAMATA Actor
1974 Mana akash Actor
1970 Adina Megha Suresh
1966 Matira Manisha Chakkadi
1962 Nua Bou Actor
Music Director year
Bandhu 2007
Kalishankar 2007
Akrosh 2004
Ghar Sansar 1993

Awards


1.National award for Nua bou

References/ External Links


1.http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0246647/
2.http://www.citwf.com/person62195.htm

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