Noted Odia actor Uttam Mohanty will be conferred with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement award in a glittering ceremony on May 14.
The award ceremony has been organized by Odisha Film Producer’s Association.
A legendary actor, Uttam Mohanty has acted in over 160 Odia and Bengali movies, including a Bollywood movie Naya Zaher, alongside Mithun Chakraborty. He has been conferred with Jayadeb Puraskar (1999), State Film Award and Odisha Living Legend Award (2012).
He is married to yesteryear actress Aparajita Mohanty and is father of popular Odia actor Babusan.