Gobind Tej a Well-Known Odia Actor and Director is No More [ Current Affairs ]
Gobind Tej a well-known Odia actor and director passed away during the undergoing treatment at Bhubaneswar, Odisha in a hospital at the age of 88 years.In his 50 years career he had served in many Odia feature films as an actor, director or producer.
About Gobind Tej
- In 1954 Gobind Tej had took his first step in acting with the movie ‘Kedar Gouri’ and with “Ramayana” he had started his career as a director in 1979.
- Many of his well-known films are ‘Krushna Sudama’, ‘Bandhan’, ‘Bandhu Mohanty’, ‘Dharitri’, ‘Gouri’, ‘Mana Akasha’ and ‘Schoolmaster’.
Awards and Honours:
- Odisha State Film Award for Best Director for ‘School Master’, ‘Kaberi’, ‘Tunda Baida’ and ‘Gare Sindura Dhare Luha.’
- Odisha State Film Award for Best Actor in ‘Bandhu Mohanty’ in 1977.
- ‘Jaydev Award’ in 1986 (the highest cine award in the Odisha) for his ultimate contribution to the development of Odia cinema.
- Published on: August 22, 2016