Indian actress, playback singer and politician. She is one of the most popuplar faces of Indian television and mostly known her rendition of Draupadi in B R Chopra's hit television series Mahabharat. A veteran of Bengali Parallel Cinema, she is known for her versatility as well as keen and incisive transformation into characters. She has worked with renowned directors such as Mrinal Sen, Aparna Sen, Goutam Ghose and Rituparno Ghosh. She won many awards including a National Award. She has been cited as the Bengali Film Industry's answer to Bollywood's Shabana Azmi for her intense ability in acting. She is a trained Rabindra Sangeet vocalist and a classical dancer...