Janhara Pahada – the Odia version of ‘Chander Pahar’ Bengali movie will release in halls of Odisha on 13 February 2015. Budhaditya, Bijay Mohanty and other Ollywood actors have dubbed the dialogues. Budhaditya has given his voice for Shankar, the lead role played by Dev.
Basant Sahu worked as director for the entire dubbing session. Chander Pahar is the most expensive Bengali film till date, based on the Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay’s novel. Its English version name is Mountain Of The Moon. The film is directed by Kamaleshwar Mukherjee and produced by Mahendra Soni and Shrikant Mohta under the banner of their production house Shree Venkatesh Films. The film Stars Bengali actor Dev in the lead role as Shankar. The film holds the credit of being the first Indian film to be extensively shot in South Africa. The film was the most successful film at the Tollywood Box Office. Since its release the film gained a strong cult following from the audience as well as the critics. Critics consider it Dev’s most memorable and recognizable work.