Starring – Harihar Shrama, Shakuntala Sharma, Krishna Malla, Sharmila Shah (Sharmila Malla), Nir Shah, Subhadra Adhikari, Chandarmala Sharma, Jitendra Mahat, Mukunda Shrestha, Rudra Raj Pandey, jayandra Chand, Laya Sangraula, Ramchandra Adhikari, Hari Bamsha Acharya,Madan Krishna Shrestha etc.
Director – Nir Shah
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.
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