Top Models in Nepal
With the glamour and entertainment industry flourishing in Nepal, many aspiring models have grown to fame. Moreover, youths are also getting motivated to step in the industry and show their potential. There was time when modeling was considered taboo and society didn’t use to accept profession related easily but things have changed with modernization. Modeling, glamour and acting, they all have been considered as a talent and they are well appreciated. In fact, models and glamour figures have been able to earn huge respect and paparazzi in Nepalese society too. With their works and personality, some of the models have earned huge fame.
Here are some of the top models in Nepal.
Namrata Shrestha is a ve
ry talented actress as well as a model. She has established herself as one of the best in the industry. Born on 14 June, 1986 in Dharan, she started her career as theater actor and model. Later she appeared in big screen making her debut in the movie Sano Sansar as a lead actress in 2008. Her role was much appreciated and she grew to the fame in quicker succession.
Sahana Bajracharya is a popular figure in Nepalese glamour industry. She is successful mode, TV anchor, actress and a media personality. She has also walked on ramp on numbers of occasions. She has featured as show stopper for many Tenzin Tseten Bhutia shows. Further, she also became the first female to be on TNM Magazine and has been featured on many magazine covers. Her modeling career accelerated with her winning Miss Nepal Earth 2010. She has also appeared in Mega Model Season 2 as the host. The model hunt show was the local version of America’s Next Top Model. Recently, Ruslan Vodka had featured her in their advertisement.
Nisha Adhikari is one among the top models in Nepal. She has established herself as a successful actress, beauty queen, model, VJ and RJ. She also had her names being associated with some controversies while she has also made some remarkable achievements making her different from other models in the industry. She grew to fame along with her 2010 move First Love. She has made appearances in numbers of music videos too.
Aastha Pokhrel is a professional model and is one of the most successful glamour personalities in the Nepalese modeling industry. She made breakthrough in the industry being featured on the cover and the editorial of Navyata magazine in the March issue of 2011. 2011 is the very year when she started her professional modeling career and since then she has continuously climbed up in the industry.
Shristi Shrestha, Miss Nepal 2012 is one of the top models in Nepal. In fact, her work has been well appreciated outside Nepal too. She is among the most wanted models in India as well and as recently featured in an Indian music video. In Miss World 2012, she reached till quarter finals making her the first ever Nepali to ever advance to the quarter finals in the Miss World Pageant. She also got into the top 10 list of Miss Multimedia in the international beauty event and was also honored as top 10 dancers. She was born in Nepal but shifted to London at an early age. She pursued her modeling in UK. She had stared B. Sc. Nursing career but failed to complete it. Now, she has established herself strong in the industry and shows a promising future for Nepalese modeling industry exhibiting potential, beauty and talent of a Nepali daughter in international platform.
Malvika Subba is a very successful woman and has exhibited her prominence in every field, modeling, acting, production, television hosting as well as entrepreneurship. She has earned huge fame as television host, beauty queen, model, entrepreneur, actress and recently a producer too. She has also been an inspiring personality being part of various social causes. She is an activist for positive social change and has also spoken out as an Ambassador against Human Trafficking and raising awareness with regard to HIV/AIDS. She has also been in the responsibility as editor for fashion and life style magazine, Navyata. She also owns a retail clothing store with in-house designers. She is among the co-founders and is also the director of House of Alternative Apparel, known as HAA & Himalayan Climate Initiative (HCI).
Priyanka Karki is one of the most successful actress and model in the industry. She grew to fame and success over few years. Her acting and personality have been well appreciated and she has also been able to maintain her standard as a celebrity. She was winner of Miss Teen Nepal in the year 2005. Further, she pursued Bachelor’s degree in Film-making from the United States and returned back to Nepal to contribute in the film industry with the knowledge she inherited abroad. Other than acting, she has also appeared as singer, choreographer, a model and a dancer making herself a very talented figure in the entertainment industry.
Jharna Bajracharya is a very prominent name in the Nepalese model industry as she was the one to carve the path trail for models to take leap and provide different dimension to Nepalese modeling. She was the first model – turned film actress. She grew to fame in 1997 after being crowned Miss Nepal that year. She was only 16 then. She also became the first Miss Nepal to participate in Miss World. The international beauty pageant that year was held at Baie Lazare, Seychelles on November 22, 1997.
Sushma Karki is also a popular name in the entertainment and glamour industry in Nepal. In the earlier days of her career, she appeared in a television youth soap. Further, she featured in various music videos where she got to show her talent. She is considered a very hot and sizzling actress which was well portrayed by her hit item number “Udhreko Choli”. She kick started her acting in the bigger screen from the move “Mer Euta Sathi Chha”.