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Mamata Shankar

Dancer + Actress + Choreographer
Female
Born Jan 7, 1955
Age 60
Hometown Calcutta

Mamata Shankar is an actress in the Bengali language film industry of India. She has acted in films by renowned film directors including, Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen, Rituparno Ghosh, Buddhadev Dasgupta and Gautam Ghosh. In addition to being an actress, she is a dancer and choreographer. She is the daughter of legendary dancers Uday Shankar and Amala Shankar, and the niece of Pandit Ravi Shankar.… Read More

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Age 60

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  • Shambhu Bhattacharya Dance Festival In Kolkata
    Calcutta Tube - Apr 12, 2012
  • When Teasing Actually Helps The Asian Age
    Google News - Sep 15, 2011
  • It Was Poetry In Motion Times Of India
    Google News - Aug 11, 2011
  • Dance, Drama In An Event In Kolkata Times Of India
    Google News - Aug 08, 2011

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1955 Birth Born in 1955 to Uday Shankar and Amala Shankar, her brother was a renowned indo-western fusion musician Ananda Shankar. … Read More

TWENTIES

1976 21 Years Old She made her film debut with Mrigayaa in 1976, directed by Mrinal Sen. … Read More
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