In a casting coup that promises to leave audiences spellbound, veteran actresses Sharmila Tagore and Rituparna Sengupta are set to share the screen in Suman Ghosh’s much-anticipated Bengali film, ‘Puratawn’. This poignant narrative delves deep into the complexities of a mother-daughter relationship, with Tagore and Sengupta delivering powerhouse performances in pivotal roles. Notably, this marks Sharmila Tagore’s return to Bengali cinema after a remarkable hiatus of 14 years, following her recent foray into the world of OTT with the acclaimed web series ‘Gulmohar’, opposite the talented Manoj Bajpayee.
Adding an extra layer of familial dynamics, Indraneil Sengupta steps into the narrative as the son-in-law, ensuring a multifaceted exploration of relationships. Produced under Rituparna’s own banner, Bhavna Aaj O Kal, ‘Puratawn’ is poised to captivate audiences with its emotional depth and stellar performances. Scheduled for release in 2024, this cinematic gem promises to be a standout entry in Bengali cinema, solidifying the legacy of these celebrated actresses and the visionary director Suman Ghosh.