The top 5 nominations of the Box Office Filmfare Award has been made public. In a program held in Kathmandu, the nominations in 32 different categories were made public. In the nomination, ‘Chhakka Panja’ is nominated in the most number of categories – 23 categories.
The award ceremony will be held in London, UK on Ashad 17.
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The nominations are:
Best Film nominations
- Chhakka Panaja
- Bir Bikram
- Love Sasha
- Loot 2
The 6th NFDC National Film Award was held in Hyatt Hotel, Kathmandu. The best film award was awarded to ‘Chhakka Panja’. The movie was also awarded the best actress, best director and best comedy actor awards. The movie was nominated in 15 categories.
Best Actor award was awarded to ‘Jatra’ actor Bipin Karki. The movie was nominated in 11 categories. Another movie ‘Purano Dunga’ was nominated in 9 categories. The award titles have the names of the well known artists of the past. For example the Best Movie award is titled “Hira Sarbotkrista Chalachitra”.
Bollywood actress, Manisha Koirala, was the chief guest of the award ceremony. In the ceremony the artists of the Nepali movie industry had participated.
Only two of the award winning movies are released online now. Watch the Award winner movies:
Nepali Movie – Chapali Height 2
Starring – Ayushman Desraj Joshi, Paramita RL Rana, Rear Rai, Muna Gauchan etc.
Director – Dipendra K Khanal
About ‘Chapali Height 2’
The sequel of superhit film ‘Chapali Height’, is a presentation of Arjun Kumar Films. Although the name suggest it is a sequel, no artists have repeated in the sequel and the story is also unrelated. While the original movie featured Binita Baral with two actors this movie featues Ayushma with two actresses Paramita and Mariska. The choreography of the songs are done by Kabiraj Gahatraj, music by Arjun Kumar. Lyrics are written by Suresh Rai and the playback singers are Dharmendra Sewan and Santosh Lama. Action by Surya Thokar, background score by Imman Bikram Shah, editing by Dirgha Khadka, cinematography by Niraj Kadel. The director Dipendra K Khanal has also written the story of the movie. The movie couldn’t perform as expected.
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The affair between the ‘Chapali Height 2’ debut actors Paramita RL Rana and Ayushman Desraj Shrestha had been one of the most talked about affair in the town. But, after three-years-long affair, these two love birds have chosen to walk in separate paths. According to latest news, Paramita and Ayushman have confirmed that the relationship has come to the end. Ayushman reportedly has found another unknown girl. In an interview to an online magazine, Paramita has told that they have decided to focus more on their career and stop seeing each other. The magazine claims that it has been weeks they haven’t seen each other.
When I checked their instagram profile, I also found that both Paramita and Ayushma have also removed the photos of each others.
Who is Paramita RL Rana ?
Paramita is an actress who debuted in ‘Chapali Height 2’. She is yet to sign in another movie yet. But, she is a well known model who had also won some beauty contest titles. She is also a singer who has done some cover versions of well known songs.
Two new Nepali movies have released on Thursday, August 18, 2016 a day before the usual release dates on Friday. The movies are released on the holiday, Rakshya Bandhan. Two awaited movies ‘Chapali Height 2’ and ‘Bir Bikram’ are released to take advantage of the holiday. The film producers association had loosened the previous requirements to release new movies only in Fridays and allowed to release on days others than Friday on festival times. Based on the release of films in other days, other film makers have also announced release date that don’t fall on non-Fridays.
Chapali Height 2
The movie ‘Chapali Height 2’ is a sequel of a hit movie ‘Chapali Height’ released three years ago. The sequel however doesn’t feature any actors of the original movie. The new movie is made Aasma Films banner and is produced by Arjun Kumar. The producer and the director, Dipendra K Khanal were same in both the sequels. Continue reading
The shooting of the sequel of the hit movie ‘Chapali Height’, titled ‘Chapali Height 2’ has started in Kathmandu. In an event held in Karyavinayak temple, the movie was inaugurated by the producer, artists and other crew members. A video report on the start of the shooting of the movie:
The sequel of hit movie ‘Chapali Height’ is being produced by the Arjun Kumar and is being directed by Dipendra K Khanal. The actors however are all new names in Nepali movie industry.
About ‘Chapali Height’
The original movie ‘Chapali Height’ was released three years ago. ‘Chapali Height’ and ‘Loot’ are credited to have rescued the Nepali movie industry after years-long stretch of unsuccessful Nepali movies. The movie features actress Binita Baral and actors Raj Timilsina and Amir Gautam in leading role. The movie made under Aasma Films banner was produced by Arjun Kumar and directed by Dipendra K Khanal.
The Chapali Girl, the actress of ‘Chapali Height‘, actress Binita Baral is out of the sequel of the movie ‘Chabali height 2’. According to the producer Arjun Kumar has told that he had kicked her out of the movie because of her ego problem. But, Binita says that she has chosen not to do the movie. (click here to watch ‘Chapali Height’)
According to a report in an online portal, Arjun Kumar is looking for a new face to replace Binita Baral in the sequel. The relationship between Arjun Kumar and Binita had also turned sour over the cover design of the movie (read the height of controversy over ‘Chapali Height‘). The government had objected the nudity in the cover and was asked to change it. The order had cost the film makers some Rs. 250,000 to redesign and reprint the posters.