Family members

Father Mr. Prantosh Chattopadhyaya
Mother Mrs. Prantosh Chattopadhyaya
Husband Jayant Mukherjee
Children Megha and Payal
Brother one
Sister one

Short biography

Moushumi Chatterjee was born on 26th April 1953 in Kolkata, West Bengal state. Her acting debut was at the age of 15 in 1967 with Bengali blockbuster hit Balika Badhu. She received huge offers from the industry but she wanted to complete her studies and to satisfy the dying wishes of her aunt she married at the very early age. Her Bollywood debut was after her marriage, an unusual phenomenon in the industry.

Her Bollywood debut Anuraag in 1972 co-starring was a huge commercial hit at box office, she earned Filmfare Best Actress nomination for her performance in the film. She subsequently appeared in commercial hits like Roti Kapada Aur Makaan co-starring Shashi Kapoor, Manoj Kumar, Aruna Irani and Amitabh Bachchan, Ogo Bodhu Shundori co-starring Uttam Kumar, Bhola Bhala co-starring Rajesh Khanna and Rekha, Prem Bandhan co-starring Rajesh Khanna and Rekha, among others. Recently she is appearing in support roles of Bollywood and Bengali films.

Moushumi Chatterjee family members’ names, childhood and photos

Husband and children [2 daughters]

She is married to Jayant Mukherjee, son of popular singer Hemanta Kumar Mukhopadhyay. Her husband Jayant Mukherjee is a film producer. The couple gave birth to two daughters named Megha Chatterjee, an actress and Payal Chatterjee, creative head of Television Channel.

Moushumi Chatterjee children daughter Megha Chatterjee
daughter Megha Chatterjee
Moushumi Chatterjee children daughter Payal Chatterjee
daughter Payal Chatterjee


Her father Prantosh Chattopadhyaya was an Army officer.


Her grandfather was a judge.


She has a brother.


She has a sister.

Childhood pictures

Moushumi Chatterjee Childhood pictures