8 Nepali Celebrities Who Made It Big in Bollywood Film Industries
Nepali Celebrities in Bollywood: – It’s human nature to be successful. People are always trying to earn name and fame and be in the limelight. Here people are moving from place and place and trying their best to become popular and ample of everyone’s eyes. When someone becomes popular they are recognized by the people of the society. here the social status and earning fame and name with financial stability is what everyone wants to earn. Well, people decide their career in their early age and make ambition of being successful.
The people who are involved in the entertainment industry are known nationally and internationally too. The artist is the jewelry of the country. The jewelry is used to make ones beautiful and good looking, similarly, the jewelry of the country is also same. They are used for making the country popular and represent the country in the world. Here when someone from one country goes to other and worked in that country they will be presenting whole country and people. Their behavior attitude and hard work mean the work and nature of all the people of that country. These days it is seen that people are not bound within the small area. They are moving globally and looking for the opportunity.
Here we are discussing the people from Nepal who has made it big in the Bollywood industry. The entertainment industry of the India is Bollywood which is much popular all over the world. This industry has everything name fame and money too. Here we see high competition in this industry. We all know that glamorous world is the world where there is a lot of competition. We need to beautiful well educated and has to be able to perform any kind of role provided. Bollywood industry has more competition in the world as people from all over the world come to be actor actress or model here.
Even in such a high competition world many Nepalese people could do better in the industry and become popular. Some of the Celebrities want to do something staying in Nepali Industry while some others fly somewhere else to achieve success in their career. Those who choose to stay are appreciated. Others who choose to fly either gained success or failure. Somewhat they learned a lesson but left Nepali Industry for forever. Since Nepali Industry does not have a long history some did not see any future staying in Nepali Film Industry. May be they did not know something can change in seconds. In the same way, Nepali Film Industry changed drastically from the past to present and is going to change drastically in near future. We have collected information about some of the Celebrities who went to Bollywood and has made big in Bollywood. Enjoy reading about them.
8 Nepali Celebrities Who Made It Big in Bollywood Films
1. Udit Narayan Jha
The playback singer of the Nepali and Indian movie industry is known as Udit Narayan Jha. he was born in saptari district on December 1, 1955. He has done his schooling from jageshwar High School, Kunmauli, Supaul, Bihar. And he obtained his intermediate degree from Ratna Rajya Laxmi Campus, Kathmandu. His father name was Hare Krishna Jha who was a farmer and his mother was Bhuvneshwari Devi who was a folk singer. His mother encouraged him to pursue music as a career. He began his career in 1970’s as a Maithili folk singer for radio Nepal. In the beginning, he sang a folk song in Maithili and Nepali. Spending 8 years in Nepali music industry and singing many modern Nepali songs, Narayan moved to Bombay on a musical scholarship for Nepalese from Indian Embassy in Nepal to study classical music at Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan. After taking musical training he started his career in the Bollywood in 1980. He was noted by music director Rajesh Roshan and ask Narayan to playback sing in the movie Unees-Bees.
After that Narayan sang for the number of other movies including bade dil wale in 1983 with senior singer Lata Mangeshkar which was composed by senior music director R D Burman. Since then he has sung many songs and become very popular in the Bollywood industry as a playback singer. Narayan also has performed in the many stage shows and reality show. He has sung in many award functions too. He also got the opportunity to become the judge in Indian idol too. This singer has gained name and fame in the music industry of Bollywood and Hollywood. He moved from Nepal to India and become a very successful playback singer. This amazing singer has married to Deepa Narayan Jha and has a son, known as Aditya Narayan Jha. This jha family is very successful in the music industry and has gained a lot of name and fame too. This family is still serving the industry with their melodious voice and is filling the music industry with the gems too.
2. Manisha Koirala
The beautiful stunning and a talented actress is Manisha Koirala. The Nepali daughter Manisha Koirala belong to the one the reputed family of Nepal Koirala family. She was born on 16th August 1970 in Kathmandu Nepal. Her father was Prakash Koirala who was the politician and was a former minister of environment, whereas her mother Sushma Koirala was a homemaker. Well, Koirala belongs to the highly reputed family. She has spent her childhood in India and lived in Delhi alone which made her strong and independent too. While living in Delhi she took few modeling assignment and did it successfully. Later she decided to focus on acting and she moved to Mumbai for a film role in 2004. She has also taken the diploma in filmmaking from new york city. This actress has debuted from a Nepali movie pheri bhetaula which was released in early 1989, whereas her first Hindi movie was saudhaghar of Subash Ghais in 1991. After that, she did many movies in 1992-1993 which did not take her career forward.
Well, her performance in the movie Bombay has taken the milestone in her career which owns her the Filmfare award for the best Tamil actress and best critic award. Similarly, she has done many movies in Bollywood Tamil and so on. After taking a film making course she made a movie paisa vasool in 2004 which she starred with Sushmita Sen which was considered as first chick flick movie in the industry. This amazing actress who has done many hits in the Bollywood. One of the successful Nepali actress who has done big in the Bollywood ha also done well in other language movies too. Manisha Koirala got married to a businessman in 2012 but her marriage was not successful and got divorced after few month. She also suffers from ovary cancer and did the treatment in new york hospital. Well, Manisha is completely fine these days. Manisha Koirala who is very successful is planning to join the politics in Nepal soon. This actress has made a big career in Bollywood and made our country renowned in the international world.
3. Sunil Thapa:
Nepali actor who appeared mostly in the negative character in the Nepali movie is Sunil Thapa. Sunil Thapa was born on 19th May 1957 who is currently 60 years. He is also known by another name like Ratey kaila, sher singh. Sunil Thapa started his acting career from the Bollywood movie Ek Duje ke liye, whereas he started his modeling career in 1974 in Bombay with Binny’s and Mafatlal Fabrics. In his early days besides modeling and acting, he was also a good sports man. Thapa has done many movies in Kollywood industry and has won motion picture award 2 times and many other awards too. Thapa has done more than six Hindi movies and many more movies in Nepal too. One of the very successful actor for the negative role is multi talented one. He has done a movie in Tamil too. Apart from a negative character in the movie he has also done many other supporting characters.
It seems he has a good opportunity in the Bollywood too. Sunil Thapa had done a movie in Bollywood in 2014 known as mary kom in opposite to Priyanka Chopra. In this movie, he has done the role of trainer and is nominated for best actor in a supporting character in film fare Award for his extraordinary role. After this movie, the door of opportunity has opened many other doors in the Bollywood too. This actor, Sunil Thapa has made big in Nepali as well as in Bollywood movie too. He was known for his highest grossing at the time of releasing one of his best movies like chino, Ranko, Sapana etc.Let’s wish me a bright future ahead in Bollywood movies too.
5. Aditya Narayan Jha
The other talented singer and actor in Bollywood are Aditya Narayan Jha, who is the son of a great playback singer Udit Narayan Jha and Deepa Jha. He was born in Mumbai India on 6th August 1987. Aditya Narayan Jha is a Playback singer as his father Udit Narayan Jha is. Even if he is a Bollywood actor, television host, composer and a singer his origin are from Nepal, since his father belongs to Nepal. He is a popular singer of this generation and an actor too. Well, his family is inclined to the music industry. His father and mother are both playback singer. Similarly, his grandfather and grand mother are also a singer. This young singer and actor has completed his schooling at Utpal Shanghvi school in 2003 and did his junior college from Mitthibai college of commerce. He began his career as a singer at a very young age. He was discovered by Kalyanji Virji Shah when he sang at his 4th birthday celebration. He started training with Kalyanji Virji and also did concerts called Little Wonders. This was a show where children displayed their talent in various forms of art.
His first playback song was for the movie Rangeela with Asha Bhosle. After that, he performed a song for Akele Hum Akele Tum with his father. Subash Ghai signed Aditya for his forthcoming movie Pardes and his second film was Jab Pyaar Hota Hai. As a child artist, Aditya performed more than 100 songs and also released the album “Aditya”. In 2009 he signed his first movie as a lead actor named Shaapit as a role Aman Bhardwaj which was directed by Vikram Bhatt which was released worldwide on 19 March 2010. Even though the movie couldn’t do better at the box office and his acting career as an actor couldn’t go up, he has the same charm in hosting and singing too. He has millions of fans who are dying to listen and see him as well.He continued as a TV Host in Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs in 2008 and Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge in 2009. He acted as a child actor in movie Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai as Kabir Bhanrajgir which was released in 1998, a child actor in pardes as Potla which was released in 1997, a child actor in Rangeela as himself which was released in 1995. He worked as a music director in “Shaapit Hua Kya Kya Hota Hain” song of movie Shaapit.
5. Teriya Magar
Teria magar the daughter of Nepali is famous after winning the li’l master on 21st June 2014. She is the dance performer from Rudrapur Rupandehi district of Nepal. She came in the spotlight during the dance competition television series. She is only 15-year-old girls is studying in St Lawrence School in Vasi, Navi Mumbai India. She is also honored with the title “Lumbini Peace Ambassador” by the Kapilvastu Day Campaign which was awarded by the Deputy Prime Minister and local minister for local development Prakash Man Singh. The young dancer teria Phounja Magar also won the dance reality show on colors TV jhalak dikhhla jaa(season 9)on 21st January 2017. Teriya is the second daughter of her parents. As they were expecting son at that time but now due to the success of daughter, they are very proud to have a daughter.
This young girl from Nepal is the famous dancer and become a celebrity in the Bollywood very soon. She has become one of the best dancers since 2013. Well, she has made her proud and popular. In the same way, she also has made our country popular and proud in the internationally. We are very proud to have such a talented girl in our country who has made our head high in India. Well, this beautiful and very talented dancer is inspired by the Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha and will love to she the screen with her in future. She very much inspired by the Bollywood and would definitely try her luck in Bollywood in future too. Well, we wish her a luck for future.
6. Usha Poudel:
The other beautiful lady who is very talented and has extended her career from Kollywood to Bollywood in no time. The real name of Usha poudel is Rukmini kumari poudel who was born in janakpur in18th July 1983. She is in the entertainment industry since 1999 till present. She is married to Sudhanshu Joshi in 2016 in one program in USA Virginia. Usha poudel has debuted from the movie karma. Her second movie was Muna Madan made her popular and the movie was nominated for the Oscar. She has done about 40 movies in Kollywood industry. Similarly, she has done 8 television series, 36 music video and over a dozen of commercial films. She also receives the best actress award in 2003 for her best performance in a television series. After the huge success in Kollywood, industry poudel has moved to Bollywood. The actress went to Mumbai and struggle there for years. For few month she learns Hindi and then started giving an audition.
After few audition, her stint with Bollywood began. Sher e started working with prime time television show like tujh sang Preet lagai sajna, jai jai jai Bajrang Bali,Adalat ,chintu chinki aur ek badi si love story. Well, she did well in Mumbai and she has never appeared in Nepal in the formal program after going to Mumbai. She is also the one actress who has made the debut in Bollywood and has made the Nepali movie industry proud. Even though she has not seen in the Nepali movie she has performed in the dancing program that was organized in USA san Francisco on the occasion of the new year 2015.
7. Bhola Raj Sapkota
In the world, Bollywood industry is considered as the most popular and the largest industry for the acting. It is very difficult to be a part of it. Due to the name and fame and the popularity of the movie worldwide, it becomes most charming industry and the most competitive too. We must be very proud of our people who could compete in such industry and be able to establish themselves. One of the actor from Nepal who has done well and is being able to establish is Bhola Raj Sapkota. Bhola has debuted from the movie kumva Karan with the co-star Nisha Adhikari. His second movie was the race which was opposite to Nita Dhungana. After doing few movies in the Hollywood industry the actor thought of trying his luck in Bollywood industry too. He acted in the Bollywood movie Barfi which was released on 2012.
In the beginning, it was uncomfortable for him to do acting in front of the superstar Ranbir Kapoor but with time everything went well. They both become a friend and it becomes easier for him to work with him. After the big success of Barfi, Bhola become popular in both Nepal and India and started getting more offer in both the industry. According to Bhola Bollywood industry is not only large but the management is also very good. Bhola is thinking of making his career in the Bollywood and is working hard for it. Well, these days he is refusing to do Nepali movies may be due to the low payment rate than that of Bollywood or may be due to the less charm than that of Bollywood. Anyway, we would like to wish him a luck for his better future in Bollywood. We also can say that he has already gained success in the Bollywood.
8. Murali Dhar
One of the Nepalese Actor, also a singer, Muralidhar who made it big in Bollywood, INAS regarded/honored him particularly and he additionally came in Nepal on Saturday particularly for this program. He expressed gratitude toward INAS for the regard and recollecting the old craftsman. Living in Mumbai he has still been acting in Nepali Film. He likewise had numerous parts in the numerous Bollywood films. Be that as it may, any association and country till now had not recollected that him for any program, he communicated his sentiments in the program.
A true Artist, Singer and an Actor Muralidhar who wound up plainly well known in the wake of singing a tune “UDAAYO SAPANA SABAI HURILE… ” is likewise a performing artist and has acted in many movies. So also, he was likewise found in the movie coordinated by Nikhil Upreti called “BHAIRAV”. He was found in Kathmandu after quite a while in the third INAS Award. He additionally sang his prominently known melody on the stage however he likewise communicated his misery saying that not even a solitary association or the country recalled that him for his commitment and his calling.
So, above listed celebrities of Nepal are the one who makes it big in the Bollywood movie industry. Thank you very much for reading this article. If you think we have missed something or someone in the article, then, please feel free to comment down in the comment section down below.
8 Nepali celebrities who made it big in Bollywood