- Birthday: 1963-08-31
- Day of Death: 2013-05-30 ( 50 years old )
- Place of Birth: Kolkata, India
- Also Known As: Ritu
Rituparno Ghosh was an Indian film director, actor, writer and lyricist. He received recognition for his second feature film ‘Unishe April’ that won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film. Having won 19 National Awards, along with his contemporaries Aparna Sen and Goutam Ghose, Rituparno heralded contemporary Bengali cinema to greater heights.