Bio: Samit Bhanja (Bengali: শমিত ভঞ্জ) (2 January 1944 – 24 July 2003) was born in Jamshedpur. He got his first break in Balai Sen’s 1965 film Surer Agun and is remembered as the male lead, Navin, of the successful Hindi film Guddi, opposite Jaya Bhaduri. In addition to acting in film, he acted in theatre and jatras, and was associated with the Rupkar group theatre. He died on 24 July 2003 in Kolkata.
Born: 2 January 1944, Jamshedpur
Education: St. Paul's Cathedral Mission College
Died: 24 July 2003, Kolkata