Masum Reza

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Masum Reza
Masum Reza Portrait.jpg
Reza in October 2018
Native name মাসুম রেজা
Born Kushtia, Khulna
Nationality Bangladeshi
Alma mater Rajshahi University
Occupation Playwright
Spouse(s) Selina Shelley

Masum Reza is a Bangladeshi playwright, television drama and stage play director.[1] He is best known for writing the screenplay of the television drama serial Ronger Manush (2004). In 2016, he won Bangla Academy Literary Award in the drama category.[2] He wrote screenplay for films including Meghla Akash (2002), Molla Barir Bou (2005), Bapjaner Bioscope (2015) and Hason Raja (2017).[3] In 2010, he published two novels.[4]

Career

Reza debuted in direction in Chand Alir Documentary, a street play, in Kushtia in 1979.[5] He has been associated with the theater troupe Desh Natok since 1988.[3] His full-fledged stage play is Birsa Kabya.[5] He first wrote the screenplay for the television drama Koitab.[3]

Works

Stage plays
Television dramas
  • Ronger Manush (2004)
  • Megh Rang Meye (2005)[8]
  • Saat Sawdagor (2013)[9]
  • The Village Engineer (2016)[10]
Films
Novels
  • Meen Konna-do (2010)
  • Goalkeeper (2010)[4]

Awards

References

  1. ^ Shah Alam Shazu (January 20, 2017). "Masum Reza: Back to the stage after 17 years". The Daily Star. Retrieved January 27, 2017.
  2. ^ "11 get Bangla Academy award". UNB. The Daily Star. 28 January 2016. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  3. ^ a b c Shah Alam Shazu (5 September 2014). "Expressing powerful emotions on screen". The Daily Star. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  4. ^ a b "Playwright Masum Reza turns novelist". The Daily Star. 24 February 2010. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  5. ^ a b c "'Rural life is the mainstay of my TV plays'-- Masum Reza". The Daily Star. 28 November 2004. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  6. ^ Saurav Dey (22 August 2014). "Theatre premieres Kuhokjal". The Daily Star. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  7. ^ "Nittapuran : An adapted play from the Mahabharata". The Daily Star. 19 July 2004. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  8. ^ "New TV serial Megh Rang Meye". The Daily Star. 23 August 2005. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  9. ^ Shah Alam Shazu (8 January 2013). "Stories of rural lives take up the small screen". The Daily Star. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  10. ^ "The Village Engineer on Rtv". The Daily Star. 28 January 2016. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  11. ^ Afsar Ahmed (28 June 2004). "32nd BACHSAS Awards: A glitzy night". The Daily Star. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  12. ^ "Meril-Prothom Alo awards for 2005 given". The Daily Star. May 13, 2006. Retrieved 27 January 2017.

External links

  • Masum Reza on IMDb
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