Noted actress Afsana Mimi has been appointed as the director of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
The renowned actress will be acting as the director post on a contract of three years, read a gazette notification by the Ministry of Public Administration.
The actress signed the contract on 11 November.
Afsana Mimi gained immense fame in the 90's for her acting in television. She also made her mark as a director in recent years. The "Kothau Keu Nei" actor has also starred in multiple films including "Chitra Nodir Pare" and "Nodir Naam Modhumoti".
She is also the owner of production house- Green Screen, which helmed numerous successful projects like "Doll's House", "Kacher Manush" and "Poush Falguner Pala".