Here are the first women in Nepali in the entertainment industry – in entertainment industries including film industry & fashion industry.
I should also do similar firsts in sports and media in coming days. Please comment if you know of such information.
First Actress of Nepal – Bhuwan Chand
The first movie featuring a female actress was ‘Aama’ and the first lead actress of the Nepali film industry Bhuwan Chand debuted in the movie. Being an actress in movies was not a reputable profession at that time. The movie was a Nepal government initiation and was made by the technicians from India. Continue reading
The contestants of Miss Nepal 2017 are undergoing training in preparation of the finale to be held on June 2, 2017. In the mean time, I would like to revisit all the Miss Nepal contests so far. I am also writing a book on Miss Nepal contestants and winners. (Book purchase link)
Ruby Rana beauty secret
Although crowned more than two decades ago, the first Miss Nepal is still fit and beautiful. She has maintained her body and looks for more than two decades. Maintaining the looks is not an easy task. Being a beautician has helped Ruby in doing it right.
In the morning – right after waking up she drinks lukewarm lemon water. Then her regular yoga workout starts. In addition to yoga she also exercises everyday. The type of exercise however are not consistent. She does jumba, aerobics and gym workout at home.
In breakfast Ruby eats cornflakes, cucumber and watermelon.
In lunch she eats roti, daal and cooked vegetables. (bread, dal and tarkari)
In the evening she only drinks soup.
She has also become a vegetarian these days. That is because she likes drinking when she eats meat. As alcohol is not good for the health and beauty, she tries to keep herself away from alcohol.
Ruby also drinks 14-15 glases of water in a day.
Biography of Ruby Rana
The first Miss Nepal Ruby Rana was born in India although her home is at Birgunj, Parsa. Her father was in Indian Army. Continue reading
Nepali Movie – Anmol Starring – Rajesh Hamal, Uttam Pradhan, Rejina Upreti, Ruby Rana, Lab Sharma, Rabi Giri, Salon Basnet etc. Director – Resh Raj Acharya
The movie ‘Anamol’ has a tagline – “She is a mother after all” and features Rajesh Hamal, Uttam Pradhan with Rejina Upreti and Ruby Rana in leading role. The movie is made on the story of Rajesh Koirala. The script is written by the director and producer Resh Raj Acharya. The movie also features Salon Basnet as a child artist. The movie is a presentation of Tri Bi Film Product and is presented by Rajesh Koirala. The playback singers are Rajesh Payal Rai, Sarmila Bardewa, Khem Gurung, Nalina Chitrakar, Rupendra Khadki, Bishow Nepali. Editing by Banish Shah, choreography by Santa Nepali, music by Laxman Shesh, cinematography by Ram Shankar Pradhan and is produced by Bedu Acharya.
Two highly awaited movies, ‘Mero Best Friend’ and ‘Hasiya’ are releasing in theater on May 23, 2014. One of them is the debut movie of Priyanka Karki and another also features Priyanka as an item girl.
The action themed movie ‘Hasiya’ features actress Hema Shrestha in fully action role. The female oriented movie is produced by Milan Chams. With Hema superstar Rajesh Hamal is also featured in lead role in the movie. Other notable actors in the movie are Miss Nepal 1994, Ruby Rana and Anup Bikram Shahi. The movie was recently premiered in UK. The viewers in the UK had termed the movie of being of international standard.
The Indian football star, Bhaichung Bhutia, is going to be featured in a Nepali movie, ‘Shisha’. Bhutia is the ex-captain of Indian football team. He had spent a long career in the Indian football team and has recently retired from playing.
Bhaichung was born in Sikkim and love Nepali language. He had spent about four hours in the shooting of the scene featuring him in the movie and he did it for free.
An upcoming movie ‘Antaral’ has launched audio, poster and its official website in a program held in Anamnagar, Kahtmandu.
The first movie of Jiwansathi Films is targeted to the youth audience. In the program, the film crew unveiled the audio of the movie, Narendra Maharjan and Rajesh Gongju released the poster and Sagar Parajuli released the website, antaral.com.