Sengupta, Joy

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Sengupta, Joy Gender: M
born on 14 December 1966 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Calcutta, India, 22n32, 88e22
Timezone IST h5e30 (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Seth
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 21°36' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 15°32 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 02°34'

Joy Sengupta (2015)
photo:, license cc-by-3.0


Indian film, television and stage actor who works in Bollywood cinema and Bengali cinema as well as theatre. He is best known for his debut feature, Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa (1998) directed by Govind Nihalani.

Sengupta grew up in Delhi and Nepal. He did his graduation in English literature from Delhi University. During this period he joined Jana Natya Manch, a theatre group based in Delhi. Thereafter, he received a Diploma in Drama from the Living Theatre Academy, New Delhi, where he studied under Ebrahim Alkazi. After working in theatre, tele-films and television series in Delhi, Sengupta shifted to Mumbai in 1997.

Sengupta starred in a number of films, including Deham (2001), Good Boy Bad Boy (2007), Shakal Pe Mat Ja (2011), and Hate Story (2012). Over the years he has worked with theatre directors like Habib Tanvir, Safdar Hashmi, Barry John, Feroz Abbas Khan, Ramu Ramanathan and Lillete Dubey.

He married former model from Kolkata, Tara in 2006.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Relationship : Marriage 2006 (Tara)

Source Notes

Ashish Seth by email, "The details of birth shared by himself on phone to me, in 2010."


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Film, TV and stage)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star