Veteran actress Moushmi Chatterji turned 70 years old now. She was born on April 26, 1948, in Kolkata. A very few people know that she made her film career after marriage. When she was too young when she got married. She was in 10th and was nearly 16 years old. After marriage, she started working in films.
Moushmi gave a rape scene in the film Roti, Kapda Aur Makaan came in 1974. While doing this film, she was pregnant. She said in an interview once that for her doing that film was very difficult.
“In the film scene, the villain was shown forcefully pulling my blouse. I was worried. I wore two blouses, he had to pull the outer one. My hair was long. While the shoot of this particular rape scene, a pile of wheat flour fell on my face and stuck to my hair. By facing all this while being pregnant, I started crying out loud. But it was director Manoj Kumar who really helped me and took care of me.”
Moushmi was a famous actress in the 60s. She worked in a number of Bollywood films with big stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjeev Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor, Jitendra, Rajesh Khanna etc.