POST TIME: 9 February, 2018 09:14:26 AM
Remembering Khaled Khan on birth anniv today
Juboraj Jayanti
DL desk

Remembering Khaled Khan on birth anniv today

Late noted theatre and TV actor Khaled Khan, popularly known as Juboraj, will be remembered in a befitting manner on his birth anniversary today. To mark the occasion, Juboraj Shangha has organised a programme titled ‘Juboraj Jayanti’ today at 6:30pm at the Chhayanaut Auditorium in Dhanmondi of the capital. A documentary on the plays and works of Khaled Khan will be screened at the programme. The programme also features recitation, music and other segments. Krishnendu Chattopadhyay, son of popular recitation artiste Jayanta Chattopadhyay, will recite poems at the event.  

Born on February 9 in 1958, Khaled Khan joined the theatre group Nagorik Natya Sampradaya in 1978. He acted in over 30 plays on behalf of the group and directed over 10 productions.

His notable acting performances in theatre production are ‘Dewan Gazir Kissa’, ‘Nurul Diner Sara Jibon’, ‘Galileo’, ‘Roktokorobi’ and ‘Dorpon’. He had also directed ‘Muktodhara’, ‘Putul Khela’, ‘Kalshondhay’, ‘Master Builder’, ‘Khudito Pashan’ and many more.

The multifaceted artiste’s first appeared on the television screen was with the drama Shiri Ghor. Then, he acted in Imdadul Haque Milon’s ‘Rupnagar’ and Humayun Ahmed’s ‘Eishob Dinratri’.

Khan also acted in two films ‘Poka Makorer Ghor Bosoti’ and ‘Aha!’. Khaled Khan had suffered from motor neuron disease for 12 years and died on December 20 in 2013.