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Bipasha Hayat
Native name বিপাশা হায়াত
Nationality Bangladeshi
Education MA (Fine Arts)
Alma mater Dhaka University
Occupation actor, script writer
Spouse(s) Toukir Ahmed (m. 1999)
Children 2
Parent(s) Abul Hayat (father)
Relatives Natasha Hayat (sister)
Awards National Film Awards

Bipasha Hayat is a Bangladeshi actress. She has earned several awards, including UNESCO, Ananya, Meril-Prothom Alo and Anyadin-Impress Telefilm Awards. She had won a national award as the best actress for her performance in the film ‘Aguner Parashmani, based on a story of Bangladesh’s war of independence.[1]


During the 90’s Hayat played many popular television dramas which established herself as one of the leading actresses of the country. She was also successful in theatre dramas but had to leave after her wedding. She is married to Taukir Ahmed, an actor and film director. She is mother of two children. She gradually reduced working in the media as she became more involved with family life. But she still writes scripts for television drama.


Bipasha Hayat is a graduate of the Institute of Fine Arts of Dhaka University.[2] She rarely exhibits her work. She has, in May 2009, donated some of her sketches for the charity painting exhibition for Acid victims, organized by Purple magazine in Dhaka.[3]


She acted in two of the famous liberation war related movies Aguner Parashmoni(her first film) and Joyjatra. The first of those which was directed by Humayun Ahmed, she portrayed the role of a young girl who was blocked in her house with her family inside the city of Dhaka. Ratri as her characters name, fell in love with a guerrilla freedom fighter (played by Asaduzzaman Noor) who lived in their house during the war for shelter. Her affection towards the fighter reflects the support and contribution of the civilians to the guerrilla fighters of the war. In Joyjatra, her character was much more different as she acted as a middle aged mother who lost her son as she tried to escape from an army attack. Both of her performances were hailed by the audiences and critics. Bipasha won National Film Award of Bangladesh as Best Actress in the film Aguner Parashmoni.

Personal life[edit]

Bipasha is married to actor and director Toukir Ahmed. She is the daughter of actor Abul Hayat. Her sister Natasha Hayat is also an actress.

TV dramas and filmography[edit]

Year Film/Drama Role Other notes
1997 Aguner Parashmoni Main First In Film
1993 Rupnagar Main Drama Serial
2000 Joyjatra Main Second Film


  1. ^ "Bipasha’s ‘The Journey Within’ begins today". Banglanews24.com. 2011-10-24. Retrieved 2013-06-04. 
  2. ^ [1][dead link]
  3. ^ [2][dead link]

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Daily Star Online

Daily Star Online
Fri, 04 Oct 2013 11:11:15 -0700

We all know Bipasha Hayat as an actress and have fallen in love with her various characters over the years but now we explore a lesser known side of her. She shares with Adnan Ahmed about her role as a mother, her flourishing career as a script writer ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Tue, 10 Mar 2015 22:03:22 -0700

International Women's Day marks a special occasion in our yearly calendars as it is the one day when the world in general looks to the remarkable achievements and struggles that women have gone throughout recorded history. In any field you can think of ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Sun, 05 Apr 2015 08:50:26 -0700

A nostalgic Bipasha Hayat comes to FFA to work alongside students engaged in preparations for Pahela Boishakh. Staff Correspondent. Pahela Boishakh (first day of the Bengali year), the biggest celebration in secular Bengal, is just days away. One of ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Fri, 06 Feb 2015 10:00:00 -0800

Fans of Toukir and Bipasha rejoice. The popular onscreen and real life couple Toukir Ahmed and Bipasha Hayat is planning something great for their fans for this year's Valentine's Day. This valentine's day, they'll be staying at their own close to ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0700

The protagonist of the serial Nobonito Nishan used to cost two thousand rupees for a half day shooting and three thousand rupees for a full day shooting. Afsana Mimi and Bipasha Hayat in Bangladesh used to earn twenty thousand taka for a one hour drama ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:29:28 -0800

Again coming back to Syed Shamsul Huq's “Khatta Tamasha”, the setting of the famine was a tattered red sari hanging from a suggestion of a side of a "berar baree"; thatched house. On his seventieth birthday of Aly Zaker, his designer Bipasha Hayat ...
The Daily Star
Thu, 25 Dec 2014 10:11:15 -0800

Jaya and Mahfuz join forces: The celebrated artistes appeared in a TVC for a motorcycle this year. Besides, they teamed up for the film “Zero Degree”. Bipasha Hayat makes ripples: She acted in a few TV plays in 2014. Animesh Aich's “Maa” earned her fame.

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:15:45 -0700

Other participating artists of the exhibition are -- Asmita Alam Shammy, Atia Islam Anny, Barkia Azam, Bipasha Hayat, Dilruba Latif Rosi, Fahmida Enam Kakoli, Farzana Chowdhury, Farzana Islam (Milky), Laila Anjuman Ara (Chhotly), Laila Sharmeen, ...

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