Dhirendranath Ganguly (1893-1978) is a Bollywood Director, Actor, Music Director
known for the movies Bidrohi
(1935), Kamonar Agun
(1930), Master Liar
|Name||Dhirendranath Ganguly (ধীরেন্দ্রনাথ গাঙ্গুলী)|
|Other Names||Dhirendra Nath Ganguly, D.G, Dhiren Ganguly|
|Date Of Birth||26 March 1893|
|Age||(Age at Death: 85 years 7 months 23 days)|
|Place Of Birth||kolkata, India|
|Date Of Death||18 November 1978|
|Place Of Death||kolkata, India|
Dhirendra Nath Ganguly better known as Dhiren Ganguly or D.G, was a Dadasaheb Phalke Award winning and Padma Bhushan recipient film entrepreneur/actor/director of Bengali Cinema.
He had set up a number of film production companies: Indo British Film company, British Dominion Films, Lotus Film Company. Later, he directed films for New Theatres.
Interesting Facts and Trivia
- He produced many movies in comedy genre. He was born in Calcutta and died in the same city.
- Ganguly studied in the Visva Bharati University in Shantiniketan. He became a headmaster of State Art School in Hyderabad.
- D.G. received Padma Bhushan in 1974.
He received Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1975.
Dhirendranath Ganguly: Filmography (3)