UPDATE: Year in review video report:
The video features the last scene of Bishnu Bhakta Phuyal when he fell down and was rushed to hospital.
The year started with the sad demise of Bishnu Bhakta Phuyal. The death of senior comedy actor, aged 80, was sudden and surprising as he was performing on-stage while he died. Phuyal died on January 3, 2017 on stage at Rastriya Naachghar. He was pronounced dead when he was rushed to the hospital from the stage. (Read full report and video report here)
In the second week of the year, another sad news came from UK. On January 14 well known an young singer, Anil Adhikari, popularly known as Yama Buddha was found dead at the bathroom of his residence in UK. The singer’s death had been one of the saddest incident of the year.
In a surprising tragic incident, the senior actor popularly known as ‘Yo My Love’ for his role in popular comedy serial ‘Tito Satya’ had died. The actor was performing in a theatre play at the time of his death. Mid-way in the play, he had suddenly died in the evening of January 3, 2017, Tuesday in Rastriya Naachghar, Jamal, Kathmandu.
The 80-years old actor is the second actor of ‘Tito Satya’ who has died in a month. Last month, another comedy actor popularly known as Ladalam, RP Bhattarai had died. They both have died of heart failure.
Nepali Movie – Mann Mutu Ra Maya
Starring – Kalyan Ghimire, Rejina Upreti, Laba Sharma, Bishnu Bhakta Phuyal, Jitu Nepal, Daman Rupakheti etc.
Director – Sujit Kumar, Resh Raj Acharya
The movie ‘Mann Mutu Ra Maya’ is a presentation of Muna Devi Production. Hair designer is Bipana Basnet, Bibek Shah is the costume designer, Anil Gautam had composed the background score and effects, sounds by Rajkrishna Shrestha, lyrics by Sujit, choreography by Kamal Rai, music by Sambhujit Baskota, editing by Anil Gautam, cinematography by Ram Shankar Pradhan, story/script/dialogue by Sujit and produced by Govind Upadhaya. The child artists in the movie are Aman Rijal and Abin Poudel. Sujit is a new face in the movie.