|Real Name||Shantilal Mukhopadhyay|
|Physical Stats & More|
|IMDb Height||in centimeters- 179 cm
in meters- 1.79 m
in feet & inches- 5′ 10½”
|Awards, Honours, Achievements|
|Birthplace||Sarsuna, South West Kolkata|
|Hometown||Sarsuna, South West Kolkata|
|School||• Sarsuna High School, Kolkata
• New Alipore Multipurpose School, Kolkata
|College/University||Ashutosh College in Kolkata|
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor of Science Facebook|
|Relationships & More|
|Children||Son- Rwitobroto (Actor)
|Siblings||Brother- Kantilal Mukherjee (Works at the Indian Railways)
Sister- Rupsa Guha
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shantilal Mukherjee
- Shantilal Mukherjee is an Indian actor who mainly works in Bengali films and theatre.
- He did a few odd jobs like working on a tea stall and in a construction company after his father’s death.
- He learnt acting from the acting guru, Ramaprasad Banik.
- His mother asked him to learn singing, but he was never interested in singing. In an interview, he said,
My guru, the late Ramaprasad Banik, too couldn’t make me sing ever. My mother has also been fiercely against my exercising the vocal chords.”
- He started working as a child actor.
- Later, he appeared in many Bengali films like ‘Moner Manush’ (2010), ‘Buno Haansh’ (2014), ‘Byomkesh Bakshi’ (2015), ‘Byomkesh O Chiriakhana’ (2016), ‘Michhil’ (2020).
- He has acted in the TV serials, ‘Banhishikha’ (2009) and ‘Ek Akasher Niche’ (2019).
- Some of his Hindi films are ‘M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story’ (2016) and ‘Kahaani’ (2012).
- In an interview, he shared an incident when his son debuted as a director for a short film. He said,
There have been times when I would just work as a driver for the team. I would drive the actors around and keep the food supply going for them. I remember once I got off the car so that the director and his actors could carry on with their brainstorming session. Rwitobroto even complained that there should have been more soft drinks and I immediately ran to the local shop.”
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