Mom Actresses in Nepali film industry – Karishma Manandhar to Sumina Ghimire

I wrote his article in May of 2016 – to mark the Nepali Mother’s Day. I am re-writing this article because there are three more updates in the article :

  • Sumina Ghimire gave birth to her daughter in December 25, 2015. Sumina Ghimire had gone into hiding after marrying, so it took me nine months to know about her childbirth. (photo and a video report is attached.)
  • Simpal Khanal is also expecting a new child soon. Although Simpal had also gone into hiding after marrying a UK resident guy, she had shared the photo of her big belly recently. (a video report is attached – read more about Simpal’s pregnancy here)
  • Sumi Khadka is another actress who is pregnant now. Sumi had announced the pregancy on September 26, 2016. Khadka, a former Miss Nepal, was also an actress in a number of movies. Sumi had married Chiran Basnyat in 2015. (A photo is attached.)

Video report (May 2016):

On the Nepali Mother’s Day, I had also collected the mothers of some of the Nepali actresses. The creator, mothers of the beautiful and charming actresses are mostly in the shadow of the limelights of their daughters.

But, today I am collecting the actresses who are themselves mothers. (Update of more photos and video coming soon.)
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Happy Mother’s Day – Actress Mothers in Nepali film industry

On the Nepali Mother’s Day, I have collected the mothers of some of the Nepali actresses in the past.

But, today I am collecting the actresses who are themselves mothers. (Update of more photos and video coming soon.)

  • Karishma Manandhar – Mother of an adult daughter Kabita Manandhar.
  • Jharana Thapa – A mother of an adult daughter Suhani Thapa
  • Suvekshya Thapa – A mother of teenaged daughter
  • Sanchita Luitel – A mother of two children
  • Richa Ghimire – A mother of two sons and an expectant mother (expecting a daughter soon)
  • Jharana Bajracharya – A mother of a son born in April
  • Malvika Subba – A mother of a son born in April
  • Bipana Basnet (Fake Hisila Yami) – mother of the actress Rista Basnet
  • Mausami Malla – A mother of two grown up sons – One of the son’s Vicky Malla was the actor in ‘Samaya’
  • Bina Budhathoki is also a mother of a grown up daughter.
  • Arunima Lamsal is a mother of a daughter. Arunima herself is a daughter of another actress Bhabu Lamsal.
  • Pooja Chand is a mother of a grown up daughter – Divya Chand
  • Bina Budhathoki is also a mother of a grown up daughter
  • Melina Manandhar is also the mother of a daughter
  • Kunjana Ghimire is also the mother of a daughter
  • Usha Khadgi also has a daughter
  • Anju Pant, a well known singer is also the mother to a daughter.

A photo of actress Karishma Manandhar with her to be actress daughter Kabita Manandhar. Kabita lives in the USA for her studies.

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Friday Release, Suntali and One Way

Two new Nepali movies are released on this Friday, February 13, 2015. The movies released to take advantage of the Valentine Day crowd on Feb 14, ‘One Way’ and ‘Suntali’ both are the awaited movies. Both the movies look promising but, we need to wait a while to know which of the films appeals the love birds.

Here are the details of each of the films:

suntali and one way

One Way

The movie featuring Siddhartha Gurung, Mala Subba, Karishma Manandhar, Rabin Tamang, Wilson Bikram Rai and others is a gangster themed film. The movie got positive reviews on the premier show held on Wednesday. The movie directed by Suraj Subba ‘Nalbo’ is shot by three cameras. The film by RC Pictures banner is a story of new generation and old generation and night life in Kathmandu.

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Fake Hisila Yemi, Bipana Basnet to participate in Mrs. Nepal 2014

49-years-old actress Bipana Basnet, popularly known as the duplicate of CPN (Maoist) leader Hisila Yemi is going to participate in a beauty contest, Mrs. Nepal 2014. In contest among the married women aged 28 to 55 years-old, Bipana is preparing for the audition to be held on January 4.

bipana bansnet - fake hisila

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Dashain celebration of Nepali artists, celebrities

Dashain is the biggest festival in Nepal. The festival is known for meeting family members, eating, playing and enjoying.

A lot of Nepali are working in foreign land and they can’t go back home in the festival, so some Nepali artists have gone to the foreign lands to make the foreign bound Nepali at home. Our friends at Nepaliactress.com have compiled a list of artist currently participating in various cultural programs abroad. Those celebrities had sacrificed their own festive needs for the entertainment of other fellow Nepali living abroad.

Today, we have compiled some pictorial presentation of Nepali artists celebrating the festival.

Actress Keki Adhikari also celebrated Dashain with her family:

The top actress in Nepali movie industry Rekha Thapa has celebrated Dashain with her ex-husband and the executive producer of ‘Kali‘, Chhabi Raj Ojha and the lead actor of ‘Kali’ Kishor Khatiwada.

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Second generation film artists in Nepali movie industry

Nepali movie industry is largely influenced by Indian movie industry, Bollywood. Similar to Bollywood, it is easier for the kids of actors and film technicians to enter the film industry. Some of the names of second generation artists in Nepali industry include:

Samyam Puri – son of director Narayan Puri started in movies as a child artists and had debuted as an adult actor in ‘Samaya’.

samyam puri - sayad

Salon Basnet – son of actor and director Shovit Basnet is also debuting in ‘Hostel’.

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Nepali movie ‘Hostel’ starts formally

Sunil Rawal’s upcoming movie ‘Hostel’ is officially started on February 8, 2013. After a year-long workshop the movie has finally started in a formal ceremony held in Kamaladi Ganesh temple. The movie will feature a lot of second generation film artists – sons and daughters of well known artists and crew members of Nepali movie industry.

hostel poster

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