Dancing with the stars has finally made its way to Nepal.
After its announcement, the hype among the audience was pretty good. Also, the makers of the show are making sure that the noise for the show is loud enough among the audience.
Now let’s see who are the contestants for the first season of “Dancing With The Stars Nepal.”
1) Prashanta Tamrakar (Fashion Coach / Actor)
Prashant is the first Manhunt International Nepal in the year 1995. Since then, he has been a driving force in the fashion industry of Nepal for more than two decades. He is a professional fashion coach and also an entrepreneur. Recently, he made his acting debut with the movie Aishwarya as an antagonist.
In the show “Dancing With The Stars Nepal”, he is paired with choreographer Swoyatna Yonjan.
2) Jyoti Magar
Jyoti Magar is a popular Nepali folk (lok dohori) singer and model. She started her professional musical career in 2006 and since then, there is no looking back. She has given many hit songs and impressed audiences with her performances. She has also traveled within and outside Nepal to perform in stage programs.
In the show, Jyoti is paired with choreographer Laure Singh.
3) Sumi Moktan
Sumi is a professional model and winner of the title ‘Miss Tamang 2012’. She also wins the top 5 positions in ‘Miss Nepal 2013’. She debuted in the Nepali film industry with the movie Jhyanakuti.
But she is most known for her action avatar in the movie ‘Sarauto’. In the show, she is paired with choreographer Viju Parki.
4) Fulandeko Ama
Fulandeko Ama is a popular female character in the show ‘Mundre ko comedy club’. But in reality, he is a male named Umesh Rai.
Umesh is a 24-year-old guy originally from Bhojpur. He got recognition from the show ‘Mundre Ko Comedy Club’ and has an amazing talent to entertain the mass.
In the show, Fulandeko is paired with choreographer Pramod Kumar Bhandari.
5) Rakshya Shrestha
Rakshya Shrestha is a talented actress in Nepal. She rose to fame with the serial “Bhadragol” where she played the character of Jigri’s girlfriend.
In the show “Dancing with the stars Nepal”, she is paired with choreographer Saroj Moktan.
6) Budda Lama
Buddha Lama is a Nepalese singer who rose to fame after winning the show Nepal Idol. He is the first winner of Nepal Idol.
In the show, he is paired with choreographer Kebika Khatri.
7) Deepa / Damanta
Deep and Damanta are the Popular Tik Tok Stars from Nepal. They are the Twin sister combo. They are famous for their content on the Tik Tok.
In the show, they are paired with a choreographer Sunil BK.
8) Puja Thakur (Maithali Actress)
Puja Thakur is a popular Maithali actress. She is more popularly known as ‘Janakpur ko Sita’.
In the show, Puja Thakur is paired with a choreographer Rajiv Kumar Karn.
9) Devansi Baidawar
Devansi is only 7 years old but dances like a professional dancer. She is a child artist in Nepal who has managed to attract the attention of Bollywood through her dance art at an early age.
In the show, she is paired with another child artist Siddharth. Whereas, they are being choreographed by choreographer Subham Bhujel.
10) Hari Khadka
Hari Khadka is a former national football captain. He is also the leading goal scorer for Nepal. After retirement, he has been busy coaching different teams in the Nepalese League.
Hari is being choreographed by Yumi Balami in the first season of Dancing with the stars Nepal.
11) Sristi KC
Sristi KC is a well known motivational speaker in Nepal. Though she is visually impaired, she is the founder of an organization ‘Blind Rocks’ which helps people with disabilities.
Inspired by her life story, her biopic was also made named ‘Blind Rocks’ which starred Benisha Hamal. In the show, she is being choreographed by Keshav Thapa.
Tune into Himalaya TV HD every Friday & Saturday at 8 PM to catch your favorite celebrities dancing on “Dancing with the Stars Nepal”.