Mumtaz Sorcar aka Pratiti Sorcar hails from Kolkata, West Bengal,. She is the youngest daughter of world famous magician PC Sorcar Junior and Jayashree Devi. Mumtaz first screen appearance was made possible through a music video by a Bangladeshi singer Mehreen.Her first movie was appearance was trough Musalmanir Galpo a Bengali film. The movie which earned her fame was Bhooter Bhabishyat. Her Bollywood debut happened through the movie Saala Khadoos which had Madhavan and Rithvika in lead role.