Full name: Gulshan Ara Akter Champa
Birth date: January 5, 1950
Birth place: Jessore, Bangladesh
Occupation: Film Actress
Years active: 1981-present
Spouse (s): Shohidul Islam Khan
Zodiac sign: Capricorn
Champa is a Bangladeshi popular film actress. She is the sister of famous actress Bobita and Shuchanda. They three are sister are the actress of the Dhallywood film industry. Champa was a powerful actress in the film for the central role during the 1990s and won the National Film Award for her terrific performance in the media arena.
Champa Early Life:
Gulshan Ara Akter Champa was born on January 5, 1950, in Jessore, Bangladesh to Nizamuddin Ataub and B. J. Ara. Her father was government employee where the mother was a doctor. The family roamed in the different corner of the country due to Champa’s father job. She was born in an educated and film-loving family. Champa born with five siblings her three are well established in life and rest of two sister film actress as like herself.
Champa kicked off the journey in the media arena with modeling, then started acting in television drama and got popularity throughout the country. She made her film debut with the movie ‘Tin Konna’ in 1986 directed by Shibli Sadik. In the movie, she portrayed the character of a police inspector and created a fierce stir in the Dhallywood box office that was time. Following the year, she acted in the movie ‘Nishpap’ first time with Alamgir.
Then Champa starred in the Indo- Bangladesh joint production movie ‘Padma Nadir Majhi’, the movie conveys the National Film Award for the actress in Best Actress Category. In 2004, she starred in the blockbuster movie ‘Shasti’ with co-artist Ilias Kanchan, Riaz, and Purnima. Champa showed off her terrific performance in the movie ‘Chandragrohon’ with Riaz, Sohana Saba, and Shahiduzzaman Selim. The movie was successful and won the National Film Award. In recent, she signed with a movie ‘Hridoy Choa Valobasha’ with Zayed Khan, Pori Moni and Shirin Shila.
In 1982, Champa married to a businessman Islam Khan. The couple has a daughter named Esha. Popular actor Omar Sunny is her nephew, Moushumi niece in law and Riaz cousin.