Nepali Film: Raju Raja Ram
Starring – Shiva Shrestha, Bhuwan KC, Rajesh Hamal, Jaya Kishan Basnet, Jal Shah, Rejina Upreti, Gopal Raj Mainali, Jharana Thapa (special role), Nandu Sribastav, Ramchandra Adhikari, Biraj Bhatt (extra role), Shovit Basnet (seen in some scenes) etc.
Director – Shovit Basnet
About ‘Raju Raja Ram’
Nepali movie ‘Raju Raja Ram’ is one of the most unique movies in the history of Nepali cinema. The movie features almost all of the top actors and actresses in the Nepali movie industry at that time. The movie is the story of three main characters Raju, Raja and Ram. Like other Shovit Basnet movies, this movie also features all the masala of a typical Nepali movie including music, action, love and comedy.
Watch ‘Raju Raja Ram’ full movie:
Nepali Movie – Insaf
Starring – Rajesh Hamal, Dhiren Shakya, Nikhil Upreti, Jharana Thapa, Rejina Upreti, Bikrant Basnet, Jay Kishan Basnet etc.
Director – Shovit Basnet
Nepali movie ‘Insaf’ is produced by ‘Palash’ producer Krisha Chaulagai and written by Bikash Acharya – the ‘Nai Nabhannu La’ series famed director. The movie mentions that Ram Raja Dahal had provided a apecial support to the movie. The music of the movie is composed by Mahesh Khadka, choreography by Raju Shah, action by Yogendra Shrestha, background score by Sanjay Shrestha and the editor is Banish Shah. The playback singers are Dipak Limbu, Anju Panta and Pushpa Poudel. The lyrics are written by Gobardhan Pooja and Daya Ram Pandey.
Watch full movie ‘Insaf’
Actress Jharana Thapa has gone in a USA vacation with her family at an odd time – right after the completion of the shooting of her debut movie as a director. There is only 4 months before the movie’s scheduled release on March 31, 2017. Although the shooting has finished, there is a lot of work in terms of editing and compiling the whole film. Promotional aspect is another time consuming and important aspect of the movie business. Jharana Thapa is both the producer and the director of ‘A Mero Hajru 2’.
Being a debut movie, being both the producer and the director of the movie and going in vacation a few months before the release of the movie doesn’t make sense to me. I think, it is odd time because:
- A director is the caption of the ship – involved in every stage of a film production. The directors have a very important role in the editing and dubbing part of the movie.
- Jharana and her husband Sunil Kumar Thapa are also the producer of the movie. I think it is odd timing to leave the country at this time.
Samragyee RL Shah has recently signed her third movie. The ‘Dreams’ debut actress, Samragyee signed in Jharana Thapa’s movie ‘A Mero Hajur 2’ and before the completion of the movie, she has signed her third movie ‘Timi Sanga’. I found a coincidence in all three movies – can you find what it is from the following list:
- 1st Movie – Dreams – produced and directed by Bhuwan KC
- 2nd Movie – A Mero Hajur 2 – produced and directed by Jharna Thapa
- 3rd Movie – Timi Sanga – produced and directed by Shishir Rana
Yes, the producers of all of her movies are also the directors of the movie. That is a nice coincidence. But, that is not all. All these movies are the first movies of all of them.
Well, those were two coincidences. That is not all. Watch the following video to know what other coincidences are there in these three movies:
Did you see the coincidence?
The third movie of ‘Dreams’ debut actress Samragyee RL Shah was announced on Bhai Tika. The movie featuring Samragyee RL Shah and Aakash Shrestha in leading role is being made on the story of a NRN tourist who is in affair with the tourist guide. Aakash Shrestha debuted as an actor in Sushmita KC’s production ‘Ma Ta Timrai Hoon’.
Watch ‘Dreams’ here.
Video report about the 3rd movie of Samragyee:
The movie is going to feature beautiful scenes of Annapurna range, Pokhara, Poon Hill, Ghandruk and places.
Nepali film – Ye Mero Hajur
Starring – Shree Krishna Shrestha, Jharana Thapa, Ganesh Upreti, Birendra Hamal, Sushila Rayamajhi, Maya Pradhan, Mithila Sharma (guest role) etc.
Director – Shiva Regmi
About ‘A Mero Hajur’
The movie released in 2002, ‘A Mero Hajur’ was a super hit movie produced by the actress Jharna Thapa. Now, Jharana Thapa is debuting in the sequel of the movie ‘A Mero Hajur’. The sequel will feature actress Samragyee RL Shah and a new actor. The shooting has already completed and the post production works of the movie is going on.
This original version of the movie ‘A Mero Hajur’ was produced under Sunil Kumar Thapa and Jharana Motion Picture. This is the second movie of Jharana Thapa’s production was written and directed by late director Shiva Regmi.
UPDATE: Dashain has finished today. I collected 100s of photos of celebrities. But, posting them in the page would not be that much interesting to the most of the site visitors. So, I collected the photos of 40+ Nepali actress celebrating Dashain this year and prepared a video (There are 43 actresses featured in this video).
I also prepared a video about the fist Dashain of two Miss Nepal sons. In addition to the sons of Jharana Bajracharya and Malvika Subba, the daughter of actress Richa Ghimire also celebrated her Dashain for the first time in her life.
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.)
Nepali film – Gorkhali
Starring – Shree Krishna Shrestha, Jharana Thapa, Gauri Malla, Narayan Tripathi, Muralidhar, Rabi Khadka etc.
Director – Gyanendra Deuja
Watch full movie ‘Gorkhali’
I have compiled the list of seven Nepali actresses with the first pay they got for their role in a movie. The actresses include: Gauri Malla, Neeta Dhungana, Shristi Shrestha, Keki Adhikari, Neeta Dhungana, Surabina Karki, Jharana Thapa, Deepa Shree Niraula
Watch the video report:
In addition to these actresses the following list contain some of the Nepali actors who had told their first income:
Dayahang Rai was paid Rs. 10,000 for the role in his first movie, ‘Anagarik’. Actor Aryan Sigdel had worked for free in ‘Kismat’. The producer Chhabi Raj Ojha hadn’t paid any money to Aryan. Similarly actor Jiwan Luitel also worked for free. He also debuted in Chhabi Raj Ojha’s movie. Based on these facts, I can safely tell that all the actors who debuted in Chhabi Ojha’s movies didn’t get any pay for their roles.
Nepali Movie – Jeevan Saathi
Starring – Nir Shah, Jharana Thapa, Nabin Shrestha, Bhuwan Chand, Bijaya Giri, Arjun Shrestha, Deepak Shrestha, Mohan Mishra, Bijaya Deuja etc.
Director – Deepak Shrestha
Full movie ‘Jeevan Saathi’ in a single part:
In a latest report, ‘Dreams’ actress Samragyee RL Shah has signed in the actress Jharana Thapa‘s directorial debut movie ‘E Mero Hajur 2’. According to reports, Samragyee was paid Rs. 5 lakh for her role in the movie. The amount is a huge amount to be paid to an actress in the Nepali movie industry. Video report:
The original ‘A Mero Hajur’ was directed by late director Shiva Regmi and featured Jharana Thapa and late Shree Krishna Shrestha in leading role. The new movie will feature new actors but, there has been no words on who the lead actor be to be featured opposite to Samragyee.
Watch ‘A Mero Hajur’ here. There is another movie with similar title titled ‘Mero Hajur’ (watch ‘mero Hajur’ here).
Nepali Movie – Arabpati (2010)
Starring – Nikhil Upreti, Jharana Thapa, Mausami Malla, Pramod Dip, Shankar Acharya, R P Pant, Bishnu Sapkota, Rashmi Bhatta, Mukunda Thapa etc.
Director – Dayaram Dahal
Watch Nepali full movie ‘Arabpati’ in a single part
Nepali Movie – Bhagya
Starring – Nikhil Upreti, Niruta Singh, Dilip Rayamajhi, Sunil Dutt, Jharana Thapa etc.
Director – Prakash Bhattrai
Watch Nepali movie ‘Bhagya’ in a single part:
There are different types of mothers in Nepali film industry. Some mothers are celebrity mothers others are housewife mothers. I found a nice compilation of different types of mothers in which some mothers are like Sunita Paneru, the mother of actress Archana Paneru. Sunita did something no other Nepali mothers have done or might do to her daughter. It is strange, how a mother can encourage her daughter to smokes and drink. That is the reason she is in the top of the list.
Watch the video:
Other mothers are celebrity mother themselves like actress Karishma Manandhar, Jharana Thapa, and Suvekshya Thapa. All these mothers have grown up daughters who are old enough to be featured as actresses. Despite of their old age, they still are featured as young girls in the movies.