Abir Chatterjee Or Jisshu Sengupta? Who Is A Better Byomkesh? We Let You Decide

Both actors have delivered hits playing Saradindu Bandopadhyay’s famous satyyanneshi. Who is your pick?

1. Byomkesh O Chiriyakhana

Jisshu Sengupta in Byomkesh O Chiriyakhana (Source: ZEE5)

Apart from Satyajit Ray’s Feluda, if there’s one detective who has Bengal’s imagination – that has to be Saradindu Bandopadhyay’s immortal character Byomkesh Bakshi. Byomkesh, who prefers calling himself a satyyanneshi rather than a detective, has movies and TV serial to his credit. In latest Bengali films, Abir Chatterjee and Jisshu Sengupta both play the character of Byomkesh in different movies. Who do you think does it better? Watch these movies on ZEE5 and decide for yourself.

Starring Jisshu Sengupta as Byomkesh, this Anjan Dutt directed movie has Saswata Chatterjee as Ajit and Ushasie Chakraborty as Byomkesh’s wife Satyabati. In Byomkesh O Chiriakhana, Byomkesh aka Jisshu investigates the murder of a retired judge who lived in the outskirts of the city along with a bunch of interesting characters.

2. Byomkesh Bakshi

Abir Chatterjee and Saswata Chatterjee in Byomkesh Bakshi (Source: ZEE5)

In Byomkesh Bakshi, Abir Chatterjee plays the role of Byomkesh. In this movie, Byomkesh has been asked to investigate the death of Anadi Haldar, notorious for being foul-mouthed. Along with his best friend Ajit, watch the movie to find out how Byomkesh finds the murderer.

3. Byomkesh Bakshi Kohen Kobi Kalidas

Jisshu Sengupta in Byomkesh Bakshi Kohen Kobi Kalidas (Source: ZEE5)

Jisshu Sengupta plays the role of Byomkesh in this 2015 film also starring Saswata, Ushasie and Kaushik Sen. In this film, Byomkesh heads to a small coalfield town to investigate a series of unexplained troubles. What does he find? Watch Byomkesh Bakshi Kohen Kobi Kalidas to find out.

4. Byomkesh Phire Elo

Abir Chatterjee in Byomkesh Firey Elo (Source: ZEE5)

This film, which is directed by Anjan Dutt, has Abir playing Byomkesh. The satyyanneshi in this film is called to solve the murder of Benimadhab, a rich old man, and his servant Meghraj. Will he be able to find the culprit from within a maze of shadowy characters that Benimadhab’s family is?

So who gets your vote as Byomkesh? Let us know in the comments below. For more entertainment, watch Prosenjit in Drishtikone on ZEE5.