1/5 Then and now: Gauri Malla
Gauri Malla is renowned for her acting and dancing abilities. She was awarded with Nepal’s “Motion Picture Award” in 2002 and won the “Best Supporting Actress Award” in 2003. She got married to Prajwal Bhandari but later, they got divorce.
2 /5 Then and now: Karishma Manandhar
Karishma Manandhar started her career with the movie “Santaan” in 2042 BS at the age of 14 and then went on to star in movies like “Truck Driver”, “Bhauju”, “Ek Number Ko Pakhe” etc. She was a sensation in her hey days. She got married to Binod Manandhar and has a daughter, named Kabita.
Karishma Manandhar has managed to remain everyone’s favourite even today.
3/5 Then and now: Bipana Thapa
Bipana thapa is considered to be one of the most popular and successful actresses. She debuted in Nepali film industry in 1995 with the movie “Janmabhumi”. Thapa stayed away from the public eye after getting married to Ashutosh Bhardwaj in 2008.
4/5 Then and now: Melina Manandhar
There’s no denying that Melina Manandhar is one of the cutest and prettiest actresses around. Melina started her acting carrer in 1993 with “Priyasi”. Apart from acting in Nepali films she has also acted in numerous Newari language films, television dramas and music videos. The actress even won the “National Film Award” for best actress in 2010. She got married to actor Mukesh Dhakal and has a daughter.
She is still active on the silver screen.
5/5 Then and now: Jal Shah
1990s diva Jal Shah started her career with the movie “Shreeswasthani” in 1994. She debuted as a commercial actress in 1996 opposite Rajesh Hamal and Gauri Malla in “Avatar”. Shah has been praised for her acting and dancing skills.
Her memorable films are “Thuldai”, “Nepal Pyaro Cha’, Yo Maya Ko Sagar”, etc. She is married to Sarad Kumar Rimal with whom she has a daughter.