Cinema breaks the barriers of language and when it comes to honing the craft of acting, actors of Hindi cinema have tried their hand at language cinema on and off, to explore the cultural milieu and sensibilities of the specific industry. Several of them venture into Bengali cinema to explore great scripts and work with good filmmakers who would allow them to sharpen their acting skills. Bengali cinema is known for producing some of India’s best filmmakers and films. A historically important film industry, it was also once the centre of Indian film production.
Here are select Bengali films starring actors from Hindi cinema.