5 things about Sarita Lamichhane

January 22, 2017 23:00 pm

Sarita Lamichhane started her career from TV serial ‘Mukti’ and is a well-known actor in Nepali film industry.  She played lead roles in TV serials like ‘Janaki’, ’Gahana’, ’Sita’ and many more.  Her first Nepali movie was ‘Santan ko Maya’ which did well in Nepali box office. She is now working on her upcoming movie ‘Ujeli.’ In conversation with Republica’s Prasansha Rimal she reveals five things that many may not know about her.

The director of the film ‘Saladin’, based on iconic Muslim ruler Salahuddin Ayyubi, Umar Agha claims the teaser of the film is not even close to what he had wanted. But with the help of the concept art, storyboards and this teaser, he now aims to raise $200,000 to create a proof-of-concept trailer (or short film) “at a scale and quality that will beat Game of Thrones.”

A day after Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, women and men including Hollywood stars took to the streets of Washington DC to show solidarity for women’s rights and refusal to attend the inauguration.

After winning "Dance India Dance Li'l Masters", Teriya Magar once again did the happy dance when she was announced the winner of "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9". The 14-year-old Nepali girl, who now wants to try her luck in Bollywood, says sharing screen space with actress Sonakshi Sinha is her dream.

“Twilight” star Kristen Stewart said President Donald Trump was “obsessed” with her when he posted a series of tweets in 2012 attacking her for cheating on co-star Robert Pattinson.

Bollywood star Deepika Padukone’s Hollywood debut film xXx: Return of Xander Cage is all set to hit US theatres in the US. While the Bajirao Mastani actor has been going all out promoting the film, she revealed she is happy being less recognised in the West as compared to her home country.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: A Nepali girl has won the title of a famous Indian dance realilty show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ Season 9.

When I remember my childhood, I argue with my friends and colleagues that my early ages were as playful and as imaginary as those girls in ‘Little Women,’ except that I am a male. We used to roam wild and free, and always sticking around the pack: those were the carefree days- totally unaware and ignorant of even a little practicality of households, and of life.

The Man She Needs

January 20, 2017 23:20 pm

“Because life is all about compromise, you never get what you want, you are already 24 and have to do it,” my mother said. “He is rich, handsome, educated and most importantly a PR holder in Australia,” she added. Meanwhile, my father asked my sister to take some time.

I am a feminist, are you?

January 20, 2017 23:10 pm

‘Feminist’ - a word I have heard many a times during the course of my lifetime. Few years ago, when this word came up during discussion among friends, we ignored it, as if describing yourself as a feminist was a crime. And now, I embrace it. But people still freak out when I use this word.