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Namrata Shrestha Short Movies 2

Who else could better promote movie festivals other then the actor themselves? Namrata Shrestha, popular Nepali actor was seen promoting Thai Short Film Festival 2010 organized by Independent Film Society (IFS) in association with in association with the Royal Thai Embassy in Kathmandu, Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), and Film Development Board Nepal (FDBN).
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By the way, do you remember the HIV aids Short Movie Namrata Shrestha played some two years ago? Namrata who began her movie career from short movies, talked about the challenges, importance and effort of the short movies at the festival. Adding to that she said making short films need creativity and extensive effort.
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Namrata Shrestha Beautiful Actress

The bold and beautiful actor of the Nepali Movie industry Namrata Shrestha has finally discussed some matters on her personal life and the ups and downs she went through past year. Namrata Shrestha, whose career was at taking her at best saw a steady fall after her Video Scandal was out in the media. Now that she is back in to the town and coming up with some movies, her career is following the path to recovery. In her own words says she is “alive,” and “was never gone” and that “life is beautiful.” Avash Karmacharya in Republica writes about Namrata: Rise, fall & rise again which has been the most discussed story. Lot of fans have read it and posted about it and so we have included the whole gossip here in case you have missed it.

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Being a celebrity in a movie industry like Nepal’s, is not an easy task. Neither is it worth the time and effort for most, nor does it offer any lucrative incentive. With fame that does not really pay the bills for the lifestyle you embrace; the stardom is artless, somewhat cheap, inelegant and rather short-lived. One reason why the industry sees less “creative” urban yuppies interested in Kollywood (a cheap borrowed version of Bollywood) and a critical mass for an audience, for most here in Kathmandu, it’s not even worth it. Very few take calculated risks and have the courage to bear the brunt of being a star. One is Namrata Shrestha.

And her life is as dramatic as a bad Nepali movie. Or at least the beginning of her career. The month of August 2009 was abuzz with an earful gossip of Namrata’s private sex video, leaked, shocking her newbie fans and supporters of her recently launched career. Few journalists who watched the video callously broke the story in their tabloid, without thinking of any possible unwanted consequences. An actress had committed suicide six years ago over the publishing of her nude photo in one of the weekly tabloids. Many suspected and rumors were afloat that she committed suicide. Most came to the presumptive conclusion that her career was doomed for life, before it even started. Namrata became the talk of the town, but not because of her blossoming career. Her wellwishers were saddened with the whole affair. Her sympathizers stood by her. Most mainstream dailies kept the news out of their priority.

For everyone else, it might have been juicy chatter, but for Namrata, it was her worst nightmare, come true. And the timing could not have been any worse. It happened right after a few days of the release of her second movie “Mero Euta Saathi Chha.” The movie was faring good reviews and people were thronging in to see a somewhat independent movie, which was targeted at Kathmanduites and the urban youth. As she was receiving the waha wahis and syaabash-es from different corners of society, things went spiraling down in her personal life, and that seemed to doom her professional life.

Everyone came up with their own stories, mostly exaggerated or rumored, related to the incident. Some said she died when she went off-the-radar for almost six weeks, while some said she would never again do films.

After almost a year, Namrata says she is “alive,” and “was never gone” and that “life is beautiful.”

Busy shooting Prachanda Man Shrestha’s big-budget debut “Purple Days”, based on a real story, Shrestha shared with Republica, all that she went through during these many months at her restaurant Attic Restro and Bar in Lazimpat.

For someone who was looked upon in the Nepali film industry as a change of guard, whose career was at taking her to make the best of her abilities, that tragic incident took away all that she had worked for in these many years. Formerly a model, a music video actress and a theatre actress, her dreams of making it big in the Nepali movie industry and “changing the way Nepali actresses are viewed” were shattering and her career became that castle of sand by the sea that got swept away by the tide.

“It came to me as a great shock,” she recalled. “Once my private video was out, there were millions of thoughts that went inside my mind ,” Namrata enunciated, remembering those early days after her personal sex tape was released unfortunately. “Definitely, it wasn’t easy to take that lightly. Definitely the road ahead was a tough journey to make”
With the tabloid dailies and weeklies in town printing the footages and publishing the news about her (not to forget blogs with thousands of comment posts), she had millions of thoughts coming to her now and then, leaving her indecisive to do anything. She had thought of calling a press conference, but later changed her mind.

This all happened as she was preparing for her further studies abroad, to study journalism.While all doors of hope were closing before her, surprisingly it was Namrata’s family who stood by her to make her stand on her own again. “If my parents were not there by me, I would not have been able to fight again for my existence,” staring at the attic of the restaurant, she shared.

Those family members of hers who kept on insisting her to fly abroad for her studies until the video scandal, asked her to drop the idea of going abroad and stay back to fight and face the consequences.

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For a graduate in journalism, it was unwelcoming to see the tabloid and the dailies of the town assassinating her personal character over a very personal affair. “I had studied yellow journalism just the earlier year. I found out, the hard way, what it really was,” she added relating to the news published in different papers in town during that time.

In a society like Nepal where women are still preferred to live a discreet, chaste and submissive life with much expected of them; it was an ardent task to come out in the open and fight for one’s self respect. And because Namrata Shrestha was an actress, it became even more difficult to deal with the whole situation.

Namrata, who thought there would be helping hands for her in her difficult time, it was a shock to her to realize how many that she thought would always be there for her, turned their heads away. “It really turned me down when people whom I trusted did not show up while I needed them the most,” her moist eyes spoke the rest.

It, however, does not mean that she did not have enough people to support her morally.

“It happens in life. All that matters in the end is how you deal with it. Will you run away from it or will face it is totally in your hands,” the bold and beautiful actress made it loud and clear.

In retrospect, she has come to terms with the realization that perhaps she wasn’t able to handle the situation more appropriately and maintain the stardom as she should have, but she never blames herself for the guilt.

“What was my mistake? Making love! To trust someone! To become an actress! Or to have been born a girl in this orthodox country?” she questioned.

Back to a somewhat normal life now, Shrestha recently showed up as a brand ambassador at the Beach Cricket Tournament that recently took place in Kurintaar. Besides, she also enrolled in some upcoming music videos. Despite the fact that she has moved on, the memories from the past still haunts her today. But she says she will live with that pinch so she can carefully walk ahead in the days to come.

“I learned a lot,” she says, adding the whole ups and downs in her life have helped her grow as a better human being; also to be more responsible of her duties.

“I’ve learnt to live life properly. I’ve realized how important I was and I am to so many people. I’ve started loving myself even more.”

Accepting all that comes before her, this daring actress says she will never give up. She has a few names to thank for making her realize that her life is still worth living. First, it obviously has to be her parents, and then she will never forget what her best friend RJ and model Raymon Shrestha did for her, what the station manager of Kantipur FM did, and the moral support she received from lawyer and constituent assembly member Sapana Pradhan Malla, managing director of Quest Entertainment and film producer Bhaskar Dhungana, and her movie producer Prabhu SJB Rana.

“I won’t die unsuccessful. I’ll never step back. I still have a lot more to do,” the spark in her eyes made it ever so clear.
From Republica.

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Namrata shrestha at gurukul
Well, it was Gurukul, one of the popular theatres of Nepal, where Namrata shrestha once staged a play named “jal Pari”. But this time Namrata wasn’t there for any plays or any of her Nepali movie promotions, instead she was there for reciting a poem. Sounds weird? Nope, Namrata wants to show she is multi talented by getting herself involved in lot of areas from Movies, modelling, theatres, poetry, to restaurants. Ok this time, let me talk about her interest she has shown in poetry.

In a recent event of Gurukul, where people pay to attend the events, Namrata was seen along with some other popular poets. Here the “Attic” restaurant girl made everyone surprised by reciting the poem for them. Reciting the poem of Rajan Mukarung, Namrata expressed her interest in writing poems since childhood. She also said that she loved writing and reading poems in her childhood and was happy to get the opportunity to read out the poem. I guess if she hasn’t been popular model and actor she would have tried her hands in poetry. Isn’t it that everyone does what he/she is interested in?

Namrata, who is busy these days with shooting of movie “Purple days” of Prachanda shrestha, recited some four paragraphs of the poem “jhari Parda” on the day in Gurukul theatre.

Seems Namrata shrestha wants to recover from her Video scandal issues and grow her popularity by indulging herself in several areas. Namrata is the ambassador for beach cricket in Nepal and also runs her own restaurant. Obviously when she is a celebrity, she gets attention in every field she gets her hands into. But is this a good way? Will this maintain her professionalism in her movies work for which she has gained the utmost popularity? Won’t this lead her to being jack of all trades, master of none? It’s up to you to decide. let us know your views by spending some time to leave a comment below.
Written by Pradeep Kumar Singh from NepaliBlogger

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Seems Namrata Shrestha has recovered from her Scandal issue. She is Back in the town and is soon coming with her Movie. She is also promoting Beach Cricket Festival-2010 which will be organized at the Riverside Spring Resort in Kurintar, in March-April. The event aims to promote domestic tourism in Nepal through the ever so popular game of cricket.
The Sano Sansar actor is appointed as a goodwill ambassador for Beach Cricket Festival-2010which is a part of Nepal Tourism Board’s crusade in promoting Nepal Tourism Year-2011.
Cybersansar writes about the event.
Tourism, Sport & Recreation, that’s Beach Cricket Festival-2010 in a nutshell. A brainchild of Shangri-La Cricket Academy, it’ll be organized at the Riverside Spring Resort in Kurintar, in March-April. The event aims to promote domestic tourism in Nepal through the ever so popular game of cricket.

A super psyched Aamir Akhtar, the director of Shangri-La Cricket Academy informed, “I have a good feeling about this one; events like Beach Cricket has everything for everyone. And we are excited to be a part of Nepal Tourism Board’s crusade in promoting Nepal Tourism Year-2011”.

Injecting the glamour quotient to the festival is model, actor Namrata Shrestha, the goodwill ambassador. Gagan Thapa and former Miss Nepal and media personality Malvika Subba will also be lending their star power to the event as official supporters and promoters of the Beach Cricket Festival.

And by the looks of the participating organizations, corporate, agencies and the celebrities it promises to be a cracker of an event. And just so you know, the filmi brigade will have the likes of Rajesh Hamal, Nikhil Uprety, Rekha Thapa to name but a few. However, this event is not limited to only these participants; domestic and international tourists will also be involved in some ways.

Three events will be played on different weekends. Each event covers a period of two days and one night. The first event to kick-start the festival will be, Nepal Ice Beach Cricket Festival, it’ll be held on March 26-27. The second event will see Indo-Nepal Beach Cricket Festival on April 9-10. And rounding the festival is, Third Inter Bank Beach Cricket Festival that will take place on April 16-17.
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Namrata Shrestha Back into Nepali Movies

Namrata Shrestha Back into Nepali Movies There’s a good news for fans of Namrata Shrestha again. She is Coming up with a movie again. Here’s what Latshering Glan writes for cybersansar.

Model actress Namrata Shrestha is working on a movie project on the life story of Ekta Mahat, a former drug addict. Ekta Mahat had become a drug addict at a tender age of 14; she was reformed after many years of addiction. Ekta is now actively involved with organizations working for drug and HIV/AIDS awareness.
The movie project has been initiated by a NGO Trend Nepal; it is being planned to be made as a feature length commercial movie. Prachanda Shrestha is currently working on its script; the highs and lows of Ekta Mahat’s life makes a very compelling movie story. It won’t be made as a serious biographical movie, but will have a stylish edgy presentation with many twists and turns.
Namarta has been meeting Ekta to understand minutely about her and what she went through during her addiction days. Namarata describes this as a very challenging role for her compared to other movies she has done in the past. Namarta also plans to spend time in drug rehabilitation center to identify with the psychology and behavior of drug addicts.

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Images Gallery of Model Namrata Shrestha. Namrata Shrestha has done these images for the modelling agency cybersansar in Nepal.
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