UPDATE: Watch ‘Chhaka Panja’ here:
The comedy actress Deepa Shree Niraula has debuted as a film director in an upcoming movie ‘Chhakka Panja’. In the comedy movie, Deepa won’t be seen on screen and will only be the director. The actors in the movie include Deepak Raj Giri, Kedar Ghimire, Jitu Nepal, Priyanka Karki, Barsha Raut, Buddhi Tamang, and Namrata Sapkota in main roles.
The shooting of the movie was inaugurated in an event held at Surya Vinayak temple in Bhaktapur on March 21. The shooting is expected to finish in a month. The movie is produced by the team that produced the previous hit movies ‘Chha Ekan Chha’ and ‘Woda Number Chha’. Although the main producers are Deepak, Deepa and Nirmal Sharma (Gaida) all the other main actors will also have certain amount of share in the movie.
Video report on the event:
The first shot featured actor Jitu Nepal and actress Namrata Sapkota. The cinematographer of the movie is Purushottam Pradhan. The movie will be shot in various locations in Kavre and Kathmandu. Deepak Raj Giri had claimed that the online rights of the movie has already been sold to a media provider in a relatively higher price.