Joy Sengupta

Joy Sengupta is an Indian film and stage actor who works in the Hindi and Bengali film industries as well as theatre. He is best known for his debut feature, Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa directed by Govind Nihalani. Sengupta was born in Kolkata, and grew up in Delhi and Nepal. While pursuing his graduation in English Literature from Delhi University, he joined Jana Natya Manch, a theatre group based in 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, telefilms and television series in Delhi, Sengupta shifted to Mumbai in 1997. Over the years, he has worked with theatre directors like Habib Tanvir, Safdar Hashmi, Barry John, Feroz Abbas Khan, Ramu Ramanthan and Lilette Dubey.

Attending Session

March 12, 2022 ● 6.45 PM
Lockdown Liaisons Lillete Dubey’s new play on loving and living through a pandemic. Featuring Lillete Dubey, Ira Dubey and Joy Sengupta (Rail Auditorium-passes available at Bhubaneswar Club front desk and Oxford Bookstore)