Anubhav: The Real Superstar of Ollywood
Anubhav Mohanty, undoubtedly the superstar of Ollywood, needs no introduction. Even, the first film of the star made him a household name in the State. He has not only proved his mettle in Ollywood, but he has also made a mark in the Bengali Film Industry.
Anubhav born on December 24, 1981 at Choudhry Bazar in Cuttack. His nickname is fapun. He completed his schooling from DAV Public School, Cuttack. He passed his graduation degree in commerce from Christ College.
Anubhav kicked off his silver screen journey starring as the lead actor in the Hara Patnaik directed and Brajaraj Banner produced movie ‘I Love You’ in 2004 against Bengal beauty Namrata Thappa. This film was declared as a blockbuster and it is the top grosser movie in Odia film history which gave Anubhav an everlasting mileage. He has never looked back after that. Due to his first film’s overwhelming success, his name only draws Odia movie buffs to the cinema halls and all his movies become successful. The debut film of the actor also changed the style of film making in Odia cine industry. The charismatic actor and most bankable star in Ollywood industry made his debut in Bengali film industry with the movie ‘Saathi Aamar’ opposite Rachana Banerjee. Before coming to films, he had started his career as a model and also won several awards for modeling. Then he came to Odia album industries and featured in around 200 Odia album videos and earned the numero uno position in Odia album industry also. He has already acted in 29 Odia films and nine Bengali movies. His upcoming movie is ACP Ranvir. While his last released Odia film was Matric Fail (2012), his most recent Bengali film was Bhagyachakra in 2008. The actor-cum-producer has opened a production house ‘Vishnupriya Art and Graphics’ after his grandmother’s name.
Initially, he got the lover boy image as all of his preliminary movies were love-centric. But, later he acted in serious and action films. Before signing a film, he takes a thorough overview of the story. He always loves to work with a biopic or historical film with having patriotic flavor or a wish to be a sportsman on the screen. He has also grabbed many awards for his stunning performances. He has played various types of characters in silver screen i.e. from a simple village lad to a stylish city boy.