The shooting of an upcoming movie of Rekha Films, ‘Himmatwali’ has started in Mahendranagar on Shivaratri day. Rekha Thapa performed chasing stunts in horseback on the first day of shooting.
The movie is being directed by Shyam Bhattarai and is being cinematographed by Ramsharan Upreti. Rekha is also introducing a new actor in the movie, most probably the disabled climber Sudarshan Gautam.
The shooting of the movie started at Piplati of Mahendranagar. The movie expected to cost Rs. 5 million will feature a new lead actor. Like other Rekha Thapa movie, this is also an action movie and is female oriented.
The movie features music of Basanta Sapkota and Tanka Budhathoki. The movie is targeted to release in coming Dashain festival. It is Rekha’s ex-husband Chhabi Raj Ojha‘s tactic to release movies in Dashain for their success. The success of Rekha’s last movie ‘Kali‘ is attributed to the timing of the release during Dashain festival.