We call our actors ‘heros’ because of the deeds they do in their movies. They are role models and girls dream to marry them. But, many of the top actors in the Nepali film industry are already married. Most of the wives are also the secret of their husband’s success. They might not be as popular as their husband, but they are equally important in the lives of our idols/superstars. Let me introduce you to the wives of Top 10 Nepali Actors:
Before diving into the details, watch a video I prepared a while ago:
Dayahang Rai and Benuka Rai
One of the most popular actor in the Nepali film industry is Dayahang Rai. Known for his down-to-earth nature and natural acting talent, Dayahang is considered unconventional hero in the film industry. Dayanag is married to Benuka Rai, a singer by profession. Benuka and Dayahang met during a recording of one of her songs and they started seeing each others. Benuka and Dayahang have a son. While Benuka has found a celebrity husband, he has also found a beautiful and smart wife. Continue reading
Nepali movie ‘Basudev’ is a presentation of Binod Chaudhari, currently the richest person in Nepal, the only billionaire from Nepal who made it to the Forbes’s list of the richest people in the world. The movie based on the story of Dr. Dhruba Chandara Gautam “Kattel Sir Ko Chotpatak”. The movie is the debut movie of actor Krishna Malla. His current wife featured his opposite in the movie is Sharmila Shah who later became Sharmila Malla after marrying Krishna. It is a possibility that the love affair between the two started at the set of the movie.
Made under the the banner of Manakamana Films, the movie was a super hit movie of its time, in 1985. The songs of the movie are still liked by a lot of listeners. One of the ever-green songs of the movie recorded in Robin Sharma’s voice is the song on the poem of poet Laxmi Prasad Devkota’s – ‘Yatri’. The movie features the cinematography of Prem Upadhaya, screenplay of Nir Shah, dialogue of Mukunda Shrestha and produced jointly by Binod Chaudhay, Sophie Upadhyaya and Nir Shah.
MaHa is the top comedy duo of Nepali entertainment industry. Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bamsha Acharya are named MaHa after the first letters of their names. Maha in Nepali means honey. They are known to offer the movies and telefilms that taste good – something like honey. Here are the movies, telefilms and comedy programs featuring MaHa in xnepali:
The older of the two, Madan Krishna Shrestha is a trained singer.
Madan Krishna was born on Baishakh 7, 2007 BSÂ in Jitpur Phedi, Kathmandu to to father Ram Krishna Lal Shrestha and mother Laxmi Devi Shrestha. He married Yeshoda Shrestha at the age of 24. They have a son, Yaman Shrestha and a daughter, Shrana Shrestha.
MaHa Comedy – Dr. Sunita Starring – Madan Krishna Shrestha, Hari Bamsha Acharya, Kali Sedhain, Shankar Shah, Mishri Thapa, Ramesh Adhikari, Kishor Bhandari, Uttam Kode, Laxman Tiwari, Chandani Malla, Kabita Tandukar, Dipak Lamichhane. Director – MaHa
The presentation of MaHa Sanchar, Nepali comedy telefilm ‘Dr. Sunita’Â features background music by Manoj Rajbhandari, lyrics by Pradip Bhattarai, music by Jibit Jalmi, singer Reema Gurung, the chief assistant director is Pradip Bhattarai and the editor is Nimesh Shrestha. Like other telefilms of MaHa, this is also has a message for the society.
The comedy serial ‘Syabaas’ is a presentation of MaHa Sanchar in association with Antenna Foundation Nepal. ‘Syabaas’ marks the comeback of MaHa in Nepali comedy telefilms after a pause. The child artist in the movie is Sony Thakur. The 6-Episodes-long telefilm was broadcasted in television in December 2013 – January of 2014.
A presentation of MaHa in association with ICIMOD and IASS, the telefilm ‘Dhuwa’ is about the air pollution caused by smoke. The telefilm is prepared to create awareness among Nepali people to inform about the disadvantage of open fire. The telefilm also uses parrot animation with MaHa’s voice over.
Like all other MaHa comedy, this telefilm is funny and informative at the same time. Hari Bamsha is featured as a resident of Terai region. The telefilm was broadcasted in television in October.
In a special ceremony held in Kathmandu on September 20, 2015, the new constitution of Nepal was unveiled by the president Dr. Ram Baran Yadav at the Constitution Assembly (CA) in Kathmandu. The constitution was written after an 8-years-long writing process spanning two Constitution Assemblies. Although there are still some people who are not satisfied by the new constitution, ninety percent of CA members had endorsed it. The citizens of Terai region have complained that the Constitution hasn’t incorporated their demands. As the new Constitution can easily be amended by 2/3 majority in the parliament, all the concerns can easily be incorporated in future amendments. According to reports, the new Constitution is the most democratic Constitution in the history of Nepal. On the completion of the lengthy constitution writing process, the film artists have welcomed it and have congratulated everybody for the achievement. I have collected some of the responses of Nepali artists on the historic day.
On the proposal of the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, starting this year, June 21 is being celebrated as the International Yoga Day. Although the popularity of yoga in our Nepali celebrity circle doesn’t seem to be that much, we have collected and shared the experiences and best wishes of some celebrities on the Yoga Day.
Actress Namrata Shrestha says that, her father had introduced Yoga to her. These days, she practices meditation and relaxation – one of the branches of yoga.
The Indian Embassy in Kathmandu had organized a Yoga workshop to mark the International Yoga Day. The comedy duo MaHa (Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bamsha Acharya) participated in the event. In his Facebook post, Madan Krishna has said, “Happy International Day of Yoga. We did Yoga today in Indian Embassy and in Pashupati area. Yoga is good for health, brain and prosperous life.”
Actor Raj Ballav Koirala says, Yoga is necessary to ‘cleanse your body, mind and soulâ€¦’ He wishes peace and serenity prevail in our lives through prayers, meditation and yoga.
Hari Bansha Acharaya has written the story, script and dialogue of the movie. Other technicians in the movie include Sanjay Shrestha composing the background music, lyrics by Chyatang Master and Hari Bansha Acharya, Rajani Nath Pant in editing, Basanta Shrestha in choreography, Rajendra Khadgi in action, Chandra Prakash Ghimire in cinematography, and Sabhujit Baskota in music composing.
Both Madan Krishna and Hari Bansha’s sons Yaman Shrestha and Mohit Bansha Acharya respectively are together in the tour for the first time in their career. Madan Krishna’s son Yaman is a good comedy singer and Mohit prefers acting.
Hari Bansha Acharya and Ramila Acharya offerd tika to son Mohit Bansha Acharya.
After being absent from the big screen movies for a long time, the comedy duo MaHa (Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bansha Acharya) is going to be featured in an upcoming movie titled ‘Gherabandi’. The comedy duo have agreed to do the role after going through the script prepared by by Shivam Adhikari. It was the result of a year-long effort of Shivam.
Radio Audio FM Radio organized the 56th birthday celebration of comedy actor Hari Bansha Acharya it it’s studio on Nov 13, 2013. Hari Bansha was present in the ceremony with his wife Ramila. In the ceremony Hari Bansha told that he is planning to make a tele-serial featuring all the comedy artists in Nepal.
Talking about his wife Ramila Hari Bansha said, "The life with Ramila has just started. I wish I could live another half century. Once I used to wish that I could die, now I have started to love my life."