First Indian Anasuya Sengupta Best Actress Winner Cannes Film Festival

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Anasuya Sengupta, one of the most popular Indian actresses and producer designers born into a Bengali family in Kolkata, West Bengal, becomes the first woman to make history by winning best actress at the Cannes Film Festival 2024. Amul India paid tribute to her achievement with their latest post.

The Shameless Had a Big Impact

At the 77th Cannes Film Festival, she was honored with the Best Actress Award for her role inThe Shameless,a movie directed by Constantin Bojanov, the most famous Bulgarian filmmaker. In this movie, she plays a s*x worker, and for her amazing performance, she garnered widespread acclaim.


By profession, she is an actor and production designer. She was born with a Virgo sun sign.


Anasuya Sengupta completed her education with a Bachelor of Arts. Anasuya, educated at Jadavpur University, initially pursued journalism. 


Sengupta played a supporting role in the 2009 movieMadly Bengali’; she also worked as a production designer for the Netflix showMasaba Masabaafter her shift to Mumbai in 2013. She is currently living in Goa. 

Awards and Honors

Anasuya, also the FTII student film Sunflower, was the first film to be known, and she won first and third prizes in the last cine section of the festival.

The award-winning platform of Cannes became a landmark moment in the career of Sengupta. She dedicated this award to thequeer and marginalized communitiesfor bravely fighting for their equality rights all over the world.

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