Nepali Movie – Ghampani Starring – Keki Adhikari, Dayahang Rai etc. Director – Dipendra Lama
The debut movie of well known film critic, Dipendra Lama, features Keki Adhikari and Dayahang Rai in leading role. The movie is about an intercast marriage and the problems associated with the marriage. Dayahang is featured as a Tamang guy and Keki is featured as a Bahun girl who fell for each other and got married. The love story and the popularity of the songs had been credited for the success of the movie. The movie turned out to be the one and the only successful film of actress Keki Adhikari.
Nepali Movie – Love Sasha Starring– Karma, Keki Adhikari, Shivani Chalise, Rashmi Bhatta, Asif Shah etc. Director – Prachanda M Shrestha
The movie is a love story film featuring actress Keki Adhikari, Ashif Shah and Karma Shakya in leading roles. The movie is directed by Prachanda Man Shrestha. The film was premiered on a few days before the release. The movie had received positive feedback from the viewers. The movie is told to be a feel good and smooth love story. But, the film wasn’t successful in the box office. News about the release of ‘Love Shaha’ (release news).
A lot of celebrity kids have entered the Nepali film industry. In a latest news, actress Jharana Thapa is introducing her daughter Suhana Thapa in her second directorial venture, ‘A Mero Hajur 3’. The movie will feature another celebrity son, Anmol KC. Both the parents of Anmol KC – Sushmita KC and Bhuwan KC are film artists. Video report about the Rs. 50 lakh to Rs. 30 lakh deal with Anmol KC:
Nepali Film – Shree 5 Ambare Starring – Keki Adhikari, Saugat Malla, Bikram Singh Tharu etc. Director – Deepa Basnet
About ‘Shree Paanch Ambare’
The movie directed by Deepa Basnet was released in 2014. The movie featuring Keki and Saugat in leading role also features Bikram Singh Tharu, Raj Gadaili, lokmani Sapkota, Sirjana Adhikari and Diwaj Rai. The movie with different flavour in naming and storyline, the movie gained a lot of talk. But, it wasn’t much successful in box office. The director had expressed her dissatisfaction on the business of the movie.
Actress Keki Adhikari is featured as a sex worker. Saugat is in a double role. The comedy movie is written by Abhimanyu Nirabi’s story and screenplay. Music in the film are composed by Basanta Sapkota, Kali Prasad Baskot, Babu Bogati and Yama Buddha. The movie features the choreography of Nirmal Rana, Naresh Bir Singh and Shiva BK. The dialogue is written by Abhimanyu Narabi and Amrit Agarwal.
In an event held to release the trailer of ‘Kohalpur Express’, the debut movie of Keki Adhikari as a producer, three actresses of the movie expressed their dissatisfaction towards journalist Kishor Nepal.
In the event, Priyanka remembered the incident and how she dealt with it. She had complained against the writer and had forced to remove the article from the website. When I checked Kantipur’s website, the issue of Saptahik of March 10, 2017 is not available online.
Watch the video to know the truth:
How did it start?
A few days ago, an website, merofilm published an article based on an interview of Kishor Nepal. In the interview, Kishor had told that – Nepali actresses don’t have the essence. There was a debate in online media about his statement. In the same interview, he had told that he doesn’t like Priyanka Karki. He had told a little knowledgable actress is Keki Adhikari. Continue reading
Nepali Movie – Biteka Pal Starring – Keki Adhikari, Abinash Gurung, Baboo Bogati, Bimala Thatal, Gita Ruchal, Akash babu, Indu Subba, Hemraj Baraily, Rajesh Rajak Director – Suraj Subba ‘Nalbo’
About ‘Biteka Pal’
This Nepali movie is a presentation of Big Production House.The executive producer of the movie is Krish Rijal and is produced by Rajesh Ghatani. The movie is the sixth movie of the director Suraj Subba. In our review, Suraj Subba was criticized in failing to bind the story in script. Abinash Gurung is a new introduction in the movie.
Read the review of ‘Biteka Pal’ to know about the movie. If you enjoy love story movie, this might be the film you will like.
Actress Keki Adhikari celebrated her birthday with the team of ‘Rajja Rani’ in Kathmandu. In the celebration, film crew and journalists were present to wish her birthday wishes. In the event, Keki refused to reveal her real age. Talking about the celebration, Keki said, “What I like most of birthday celebration is, I can feel like a child.”
In the celebration Keki also requested everybody to watch her upcoming movie ‘Rajja Rani’. The movie is directed by Yam Thapa and features Keki with Kameshowr Charasiya, Deepak Chhetri, Sangita Napit etc.
The year had been very fruitful for Keki:
Keki started acting in ‘Swor’ . The debut movie flopped. After that, every movies she acted in were flop movies. After 15 flop movies in a row, she finally made into a hit movie – the 16th movie – ‘Ghampani’. Finally Keki’s team up with Dayahang Rai has worked in Dipendra Lama movie. Continue reading
But, the photo of herself biting on the award medal, she shared in her Instagram, surely qualifies her to win an award. Don’t you think so?
The Films Critics Society of Nepal (FICSON) has distributed the Critics Award for the last three years in a program held in Kathmandu. The awards for the year 2071, 2072 and 2073 were distributed in the event. Although the award is distributed this year, the Critics Award 2015 was announced in 2015. (news of Critics Award 2015)
Watch award winning movies:
Watch Kabaddi here (best movie, best script and best actor award winner)
This week, on the occassion of the popular festival of Terai, Chhat, new Nepali movie ‘Aishwarya’ is releasing in theatre (on October 27, 2017). Songs and the trailer of the movie was liked by the viewers. The movie featuring actor Ramesh Upreti with Deepika Prasain and Keki Adhikari in the leading role also features Prasanta Tamrakar, Arjun Shrestha, Nirmal Sharma and Tenju Yonjan in main roles.
The movie presented by a well known actor of the past, Ramesh Upreti is produced by Arjun Shrestha and Kiran Rana Upreti. The actor Nirmal Sharma ‘Gaida’ is also the executive producer of the movie. The movie directed by Deewakar Bhattarai features the cinematography of Sudip Baral, music by Arjun Pokharel and choregoraphty of Tenju Yonjan.
In the beginning only Deepika Prasain and Ramesh Upreti were told to be the leading artists of the movie. Later, the fact that Keki is also in the movie was revealed.
Another actress has announced a movie, Keki Adhikari. In a program held in Kathmanu on October 23, 2017 actress Keki Adhikari formally announced a new movie titled ‘Kohalpur Express’. The actress who debuted in Nepali film industry in ‘Swor’, was better known as a music video model before that. The movie is being directed by a music video director, Bishal Bhandari. The movie is made under Keki’s home production house Junkiri Arts.
The movie going to the floor on Kartik 13 will feature Keki in the leading role. In addition to Keki the movie will also feature Priyanka Karki, Richa Sharma, Binod Neupane, Buddhi Tamang, Rabindra Jha and other actors. The movie features the music of Rajanraj Siwakoti, Arjun Pokharel and Kali Prasad Baskota. The whole movie is being shot in Banke district.
While talking about the movie Keki told, “I have always wanted to produce a movie since I understood movie industry. A dream is fulfilled by ‘Kohalpur Express’.” In addition to Keki Adhikari the producers of the movie are Bhadra Bahadur Shahi, Devilal Neupane Pandit and Shiva Prasad Chaulagi. The movie is being made on the story of Shan Basnayt, cinematography of Arjun Tiwari, editing of Lokesh Bajracharya, and choreography of Gambhir Bista. The movie is about three young girls played by Keki, Priyanka and Richa. Richa wasn’t present in the event because of her health.
Producer actresses in Nepali film industry
Almost all the successful actresses in the Nepali film industry try their luck by producing movies. But, only a few had been successful. When talking about successful producers who are also actresses of the Nepali movies – only a couple of names comes in my mind – Rekha Thapa and Deepa Shree Niraula. Another actress, Jharana Thapa, can also be named one but, her husband is the real producer of her movies. Rekha has been a producer of some of her recent movies although she started under her ex-husband, Chhabi Raj Ojha. Although her success rate has declined in recent years, she is the only successful actress/producer of the Nepali film industry. Continue reading
Nepali Moive – How Funny Starring – Dayahang Rai, Priyanka Karki, Keki Adhikari, Anoop Bikram Shahi, Nisha Adhikari etc. Director – Nilu Doma Sherpa
About ‘How Funny’
A movie featuring well known actors like Dayahang Rai, Priyanka Karki and Keki Adhikari is the debut movie of the female director Nilu Doma Sherpa. Miss Nepal 2002 Malvika Subba had debuted as the producer in the movie (report on Malvika’s debut). The movie on comedy theme was however not liked by the viewers of the movie.
The movie also features journalist Rishi Dhakala (report). The movie is made under Tiny But Big Pictures banner. The story and the concept is that of the director Nilu Doma Sherpa, script is written by Shan Basnyat, executive prducer is Malvika Subba, choreographer is Renasha Rai etc.
Nepali Movie – Mero Best Friend Starring – Resh Marahatta, Priyanka Karki, Keki Adhikari, Pooja Sharma, Diwas Upreti etc. Director – Prasanna Poudyal
About ‘Mero Best Friend’
The movie ‘MBF’ is made under Ashabadi Films banner, produced by Prajita Bajcharya. The story and the screenplay is written by Achyut Adhikari. The music composers are Sugam Pokhrel, Rajanraj Shivakoti, Ashusen Lama, and Pramod Kharel. The lyrics of the songs are written by Bhupendra Khadka, Harihar Acharya, and Ahsusen Lama. Action by Himal KC, editing by Surendra Poudel, and cinematography by Bidur Pandey.
For the last few years, the weekly publication of Kantipur, Saptahik had been publishing the list of top 10 Women and Men of the year on the Valentine’s Day. This year’s list include some top women in the country.
The list contains five new entries when compared to the last year’s list. New entries this year are actress Samragyee RL Shah, sports person Gaurika Singh, actress and director Deepa Shree Niraula, actress Keki Adhikari and sports person and actress Sipora Gurung.
Watch the Top 10 women of 2017
The Missing Women
It is good to see the talents like Gaurika Singh and Sipora Gurung in the Top 10 list. But, I think, the list misses some of the Nepali women who had been very attractive because of their good deeds in their respective fields: Continue reading
I have compiled a video of the Holi celebration of Rekha Thapa from 2010 to the last year’s Holi, Holi 2016. As the Holi 2017 is approaching (the festival is on March 12, 2017) I looked back to the history and compiled the list so that I can update it with the new information on the current Holi. I will share the updated video on or after March 12. The following video lists:
Rekha Thapa’s Holi in 2010 – Fun filled Holi celebration with Ayush Rijal at Namaste Nepal. That was before Rekha divorced Chhabi Raj Ojha.
Holi in 2011 – Video and photos of the celebration at Karishma’s home at Godawari. Almost all the celebrities in the Nepali film industry had gathered in the holi celebration.
Holi in 2012 – Video of Rekha dancing with others while Rajesh Payal Rai sang.
Holi in 2013 – Holi celebration with ‘Hamesha’ actor Sabin Shrestha and others.
Holi in 2014 – This year, Rekha Thapa was busy in the shooting of ‘Himmatwali’. One of the songs in movie was shot during Holi featuring holi colours.
Holi in 2015 – Rekha celebrated Holi with actresses Priyanka Karki and Keki Adhikari at Red Studio.
Holi in 2016 – At that time, Rekha was promoting her movie ‘Rampyari’. So, she participated in almost all of the major Holi celebration parties in Kathmandu to promote her movie. She also went to Karishma’s residence, Red Studios and other places.
Holi in 2017 – coming soon.
Watch 7 years of holi in less than 5 minutes in the following video: