The bindaas (coolest) actor, the handsome, dashing and one of the first celebrities of Nepali films, Shiva Shrestha.There is no denying to the fact that he is the coolest superstar, and that he is down- to-earth and straightforward person. His personality is such that his acting gets influenced by his true nature, and the performance on screen seems more than just an act.
Bhuwan K.C may be the romantic hero of his generation and Rajesh Hamal, the biggest celebrity, it is Shiva Shrestha, who rules the heart. This is proven by the fact that he has one of the biggest fan followings, and can even compare to the Bollywood actors.
If you have watched any of his movies, you will be able to tell, why he is the persona that he is. And if you haven’t watched a film by Shiva Shrestha, then you have not done justice.
He has the ability to dance (an attribute in itself), to act, to please his audience, to do action scenes, to make people laugh; in other words, he has got it all. He started his career in 1980, with Prakahs Thapa’s Jeevan Rekha. He has worked with many actresses, including Kristi Mainali, Sharmila Malla, Karishma Manandhar, Niruta Singh, Jal Shah, Bipana Thapa, and others.
Some of his very famous films are Chino, Kanchi, Thuldai, Sagun, Mamaghar, Sapana, and many more. Some of his songs that have gained much popularity, due to his dancing are: Mohani Laagla hai, Batasale udai lagyo maya mero, Sundariko mannma basne ko hola, Mugling jahresi, ghumna jaun ghumna dhulikhel and more.