On Uttam Kumar's 38th death anniversary, a look at his iconic films, from Antony Firingee to Nayak

FP Staff

Jul,24 2018 13:40 34 IST

1/7 The evergreen pair Uttam Kumar's and Suchitra Sen in the superhit song Ei poth jodi na shesh hoy from the blockbuster romantic film Saptapadi, based on a novel written in 1958 by Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay. YouTube screengrab

The evergreen pair Uttam Kumar's and Suchitra Sen in the superhit song Ei poth jodi na shesh hoy from the blockbuster romantic film Saptapadi, based on a novel written in 1958 by Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay. YouTube screengrab

2/7 Uttam Kumar played a matinee idol who discovers his true self on a train journey in Satyajit Ray's Nayak. YouTube screengrab

Uttam Kumar played a matinee idol who discovers his true self on a train journey in Satyajit Ray's Nayak. YouTube screengrab

3/7 Sanyasi Raja was based on the real life Bhawal case and was remade in Telegu in 1977 which was called Raja Ramesh. YouTube screengrab

Sanyasi Raja was based on the real life Bhawal case and was remade in Telegu in 1977 which was called Raja Ramesh. YouTube screengrab

4/7 Uttam Kumar played the elder brother to Ranjit Mallik's Sitesh Roy in the romantic comedy Mouchak. YouTube screengrab

Uttam Kumar played the elder brother to Ranjit Mallik's Sitesh Roy in the romantic comedy Mouchak. YouTube screengrab

5/7 Uttam Kumar played a singer, who poses as a driver after being disowned by his industrialist father in the romantic comedy Deya Neya. YouTube screengrab

Uttam Kumar played a singer, who poses as a driver after being disowned by his industrialist father in the romantic comedy Deya Neya. YouTube screengrab

6/7 Uttam Kumar played a hostel boarder who falls in love with a relative of the hostel owner in romantic comedy Sharey Chuattor. YouTube screengrab

Uttam Kumar played a hostel boarder who falls in love with a relative of the hostel owner in romantic comedy Sharey Chuattor. YouTube screengrab

7/7 Uttam Kumar played the titular role of Antony Firingee in the biopic of Hensman Anthony, a Bengali folk poet of Portugese origin. YouTube screengrab

Uttam Kumar played the titular role of Antony Firingee in the biopic of Hensman Anthony, a Bengali folk poet of Portugese origin. YouTube screengrab