Born: September 23,1977
Biography: Srijit Mukherji is considered one of the most talented filmmakers in our country today. Mukherji started out by acting in many Bengali films and plays before making his first directorial venture – Autograph. The film did not only do good business but was critically acclaimed as well. With his next film Baishe Srabon, Mukherji was second time lucky. His third full-length feature film Hemlock Society (2012) got positive reviews from critics and had a record opening. His fourth film Mishawr Rawhoshyo, which was based on a children’s story was another success as his fifth film Jaatishwar. Jaatishwar had the rare honour of being screened at the Rashtrapati Bhawan for the President of India.