Dev, Bengali spelling দেব, is an Indian Bangla Kolkata movie actor. His birth name is Deepak Adhikari. Dev was born on 25 December 1982. His another name is Raju. Place of birth- Mahisha, West Bengal, India and he currently resides in Kolkata, India. He is a politician too, member of parliament, All India Trinamool Congress party. He started his carrier in cinema world with “Agnishapath” film. He is paid highest and one of the one of the biggest superstars in Tollywood film industry. Besides these he is the co-founder and co-chairman of Jalsha Movies Production.
Dev is also the current leading person Bengal Dance Bangla Dance, one of biggest dance reality show in India. His father’s name is Guru and mother’s name is Mousumi Adhikari. His childhood was passed with his matternal uncle and later on he was grew up in Mumbai, India. He was a student in Purushottam High School and Bharatiya Vidyapeeth University, in Pune (Diploma in Computer engineering).
Finally he came back to Mumbai and started his career in film. He learned acting courses at the Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Academy. His first movie “Agnishapath” was not success, the second one ” I Love You” too. Than he stopped for 14 months and got back to Mumbai for practicing acting again.
First success movie of Dev is “Challenge”, opposite with Subhashree Ganguly, which one gained very much popularity in West Bengal. It was a hit movie of Dev.
Some other movies acted by Dev are:
Chirodini Tumi Je Amar
Mon Mane Na
Paran Jai Jaliya Re
Bolo Na Tumi Aamar
Dev has won numerous awards. Some of them are: Tollywood National Award 2014, Most Desirable Tollywood Actor 2014, BFJA Award For Best Actor 2014, Zee Bangla Gourab Somman Awards 2014 etc. You may check out this Dev photo album.