This is the tenth edition of the event and 12 bands from USA, Europe and Asia will be performing during this festival. (Photo credit: Facebook page of jazzmandu)
Actress Rekha Thapa’s upcoming movie ‘Lanka’ is to be released next week on November 9, 2012. The female centric movie features Rekha in a role of a police inspector.
The movie directed by Shyam Bhattarai features Rekha Thapa, Kishor Khatiwada, Dhruba Koirala, Nandu Sribastav, Malati Shah etc. in main roles. The story of the movie is written by the producer and Rekha’s husband Chhabiraj Ojha.
Nepali Movie – Timi Meri Hau
Starring – Rajesh Hamal, Niruta Singh, Sushma Shahi, Momor Rana, Sana, Safi Mohamad, Faisal, Babar Ali, Kabita Khadka, Ranjana Sharma, Chanchala etc.
Script/Dialogue – Padam Mahat
Director – Birendra Hamal
This movie was previously posted on July 5, 2007 and this post is the update to the post.
Kalapani is an area in Nepal’s eastern, Darchula district, on the borders of India, Nepal and China. The area has been occupied by Indian troops after encroaching it during the India-China war of 1962. This movie, made on patriotism and border dispute, was awarded ‘Special Movie’ honor by Nepal Government.
Dashain is the free and fun time for most of the Nepali people. To cash on the festive mood of the people four Nepali movies were released at once on October 19. But, by the end of Dashain it is clear that none of the movie did satisfactory business.
Our reviewer Raunak has found that one of the most talked about movie ‘Dhuwaan yo Nasha‘ had nothing in it. Does that mean our filmmakers take the holidays for granted and release sub-standar
d movies in such times?
Pre-release review of Dhunwaa Yo Nasha was posted previously.
After a week of release in theaters out of Kathmandu on October 19, ‘Dhunwaa Yo Nasha’ it was released in theraters in Kathmandu on October 26. The release started with a good publicity coupled with good star cast. ‘Dhunwa Yo Nasha’ made on a story of drug and its impact in the society and personal relationships. The movie features Aryan Sigdel and Nisha Adhikari in the lead role, produced by Ram Prasad Rijal, and directed by Laxman Rijal.
Dhunwa Yo Nasha is a story of the vocalist of a music band, Avisekh, also known as Avi (played by Aryan Sigdel). He had formed the music band with to of his friends and a brother. Avi has a crush towards his classmate Sameera (Nisha Adhikari) and used a drug to gather the courage to propose her. Avi gets addicted to the drug and at one point he had to choose between drug and Sameera. Both, the drug and Sameera were important to him and he didn’t want to loose any of them. On his friend’s suggestion he helped Sameera get addicted to the drug.
Nepali movie ‘Dhunwa yo nasha’ is released on October 26, 2012 in Kathmandu. The movie directed by Laxman Rijal features Aryan Sigdel, Nisha Adhikari, Yubraj Pokherel, Dipesh Kadariya, Ramesh Budhathoki, Sishir Rana in main roles.
The movie features the cinematoraphy of Rameshwor Karki, fight direction of Asta Maharjan, music direction of Lochan Ghimire, choreography of Shiva BK, and editing of Bipin Malla.
Actress Rejina Upreti was invited as a guest in a Dashain program organized by Srijansil Leicester Nepal, UK to exchange best wishes among the Nepali people living in the city. The program was held in Everest Dine restaurant, located at the main center of Leicester.
In the program, Rejina danced in a Kunti Moktan song, "Laliguras Ajambari …" song. She also danced in the item song of ‘Loot‘, "Udreko Choli Chha hai…" The participants had
enjoyed the dances and had also participated by dancing in the tune.
A musical album ‘Abroad’ was released in Phoenix, Arizona USA by popular singer Karna Das, superstar of Nepali movie industry Rajesh Hamal and Rajesh Thapa on October 20, 2012. The songs in the album are written and composed by Deepak Dasnami.
A presentation of Kripa Drishya Digital, ‘Abroad’ featured artists including Raja Rajendra Pokhrel, Yojana Puri, tara Limbu and Min Gurung.
Today is the main day of the biggest festival in Nepal, Vijaya Dashami. Dashain Tika starts on October 24 and ends on October 29, Purnima.
On the day, people visit their elders to get auspicious tika , jamara and best wishes from them. Here are photos of some of the artists in Nepali entertainment industry:
Miss Nepal 2012 Shristi Shrestha:
The legendary comedy movie Dashain by MaHa jodi – Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bansha Acharya is posted again on Dashain 2069.
Nepali Comedy – Dashain
Starring – Madan Krishna Shrestha, Hari Bansha Acharya, Sushila Rayamajhi, Sabitri Khadka, Rajaram Poudel, Narendra Kansakar, Kiran KC etc.
Writers and Directors – Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bansha Acharya
The legendary producer, director and script writer of Hindi movies, Yash Chopra has died on Sunday in Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai. The death was a shocking news as he had recently celebrated his 80th birthday in full vigor. He was diagnosed with Dengue and was admitted to the hospital on October 13, 2012.
Yash is considered one of the most successful filmmaker in Bollywood. He had won six National Film Awards, eleven Filmfare awards, Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2001 and Padma Bhushan Award in 2005. Although he had worked as assistant director previously, he debuted as a director in 1959 with a
Hindi movie ‘Dhool Ka Phool’. The movie was successful and his next movie ‘Dharmaputra’ released in 1961, was also very successful, establishing him in the industry. Yash started producing movies through his production company, Yash Raj Films, in 1973.
In an upcoming movie ‘Kollywood’ Miss Nepal 2011, Malina Joshi, is being featured as a hot item girl. In the hot and sexy title-song of the movie ‘Nasha ho you Kollywood’ will feature is shot in an item song format. Choreographer Renasha Rai had directed the hot moves of the ex-Miss Nepal. In addition, actor Sunil Thapa is also featured as a guest artist in the movie.
23 years old Sanish Shakya, height 6 ft 2 inches, from Kuleshwor won ‘Manhunt International Nepal 2012’ title at the final event of male model contest held at Army Officer’s Club on Friday. Likewise, 25 years old Dr. Dikpal Karki, height 6 ft, from Nepalgunj and 19 years old Bikesh Shrestha, height 5 ft 8 inches from Pharping won the first runner up and second runner up respectively.
Out of 12 participants, eight were short listed for the semi final round in which jury asked them questions. Five finalists, Sanish, Dikpal, Sandip Karki, Deepak Bhatta and Bikesh were selected in the semi final round on the basis of their performance. President of Image Channel, R K Manandhar asked these five finalists to write about their social commitment and responsibility as the winner of Manhunt International Nepal 2012.
The organizer of this event is Group of Event Entertainers (GEE). Other title winners are as below:
Mr. Friendship- Bikesh Shrestha
Mr. Talent – Dr. Dikpal Karki
Mr. Photogenic- Deepak Bhatta
Mr. Popular- Chetan Dhungel
Best Physique – Sanish Sakya
Best Dress- Dinesh Manandhar
Being the main title winner, Sanish Shakya will represent Nepal in Manhunt International 2012 that will be held in Bangkok from November 1 to 11, 2012. (Photo Credit: Facebook page of Manhunt and republica)
Miss Global Beauty Queen beauty contest was held in Kathmandu on October 17, 2012. Out of the 27 contestants Malvika Thakur was selected to crown the Miss Global Beauty Queen 2012 title. Sujina Bajracharya was awarded the first runner-up title and Divyata Baidya was selected the second runner-up.
In addition to the crown, the title winner Malvika Thakur has received a scooter and cash prize of Rs. 25,000. The first runner-up Sujina received a cash prize of Rs. 15,000 an
d the second runner-up Divyata received Rs 10,000.
Photos of Sanchita's pregnant belly