Priyanka Karki Biography
Name :- Priyanka Karki
Birthdate :- February 27 , 1987
Birthplace :- Kathmandu Nepal
Parents :- Bhupendra Karki , Rakshya Malhotra
Siblings :- Pranit Karki
Spouse : Rochak Mainali ( 2010-2013)
Height :- 5 ft 6 inch
Almamater :- Rato Bangala School
Debut :- Mero Best Friend
Priyanka Karki is one of top actress of Nepal . She is best known as for role in Chhaka Panja , Purano Dunga , Mala , Suntali and Kollywood . She entered to the glamour world at age of 18 by participating Miss Teen in 2015 and winning it !!..She also bagged Miss Intelligent and Miss Talent along the main title .She started her tv as VJ in Kantipur and also played a drama ” Gharbeti Baa ” .She is also a singer and has released a digital single “Swantranta ” .Priyanka is a Jack of all trades .She is a model , beauty queen , VJ , Singer , Actress and danceer !!
Family , Childhood and Education
Priyanka was born in February 27 , 1987 in Lazimpat , Kathmandu .She was born as first child to Karki family , Bhupendra and Rakshya Karki .She has a brother named Pranit Karki .Priyanka was always passionate about acting and dancing from her very early age .That’s why she thought to participate in Miss teen 2005 to showcase her talent .She bagged the title along with Miss Talent and Miss Intelligent award .
Priyanka finished her A level from Rato Bangala School and went USA North Albama for film making and acquired bacheleor degree in filmmaking course.In 2007 , She went to participate UN contest where she landed upto finale .Priyanka is graduated from the university .
Priyanka ‘s first debut film was Mero best friend .She did this film when she was studying in USA .But her official debut was 3 lovers as the film Mero Best Friend didnot release due to some problem .She won Best Debutant actress award for 3 lovers and then signed a project for Kollywood which was to be a debut for Sahana Bajracharya. After Kollywood , Priyanka started doing numerous movies like Vigilanted 3D , Mala , Awaran .But these movies didnot do well in boxoffice .
Priyankas ‘s first blockbuster was Vigilante , a dark comedy opposite Dayahang Rai .Priyanka ‘s next big release was Nai Navannu la 2 opposite Suraj Singh Thakuri ..With two hit releases , Priyanka was already a versatile actor and next big thing for Kollywood industry ,She was full package …a actress should posses. Along with her acting skills , Priyanka is best known for her dressing sense .
Priyanka next ventures did not do well ..In a movie Aawaran , She went to sing an OST with Yama Buddha ..Her movie Mala , thriller did not do well but Priyanka’s acting was well acclaimed .Priyanka s’ Suntali was premieres in Busan Film Festival but it didnot do good as expected.
Priyankanhit the box office with Nai navannu la 3 and 4 , Oda no 6 , Chhakka Panja , Purano Dunga .She was also seen in cameo role in Classic and Kabbadi Kabbadi .
For upcoming project ,Priyanka is busy in shooting of Happy Days along with Dayahang Rai.
Priyanka was passionate about singing from her childhood .She stepped to music industry as playback singer in Aawaran .Then she covered Timle ta hoina that received both good and bad comments .She then did numerous covers on Lucky with Nattu Shah, Maya ta mayai ho with Ayushman Joshi and Like I am going to lose you with Ayushman .
On new year , Jan 1 2016, Priyanka released her first digital album “Swatantra” in Huawei Namaste Show.The song ” Swantantra” is about freedom , independence and liberation .The music video has millions of views and was critically acclaimed .Some praised Priyanka as multi-talented actress and some commented singing is not her cup of tea. Some said the song had lot of auto-tune .Some also accused her to copy Priyanka Chopra .
On this Priyanka said , ” I am more focused on acting .My base is acting .I am extending my creative side.I am newbie in here and I have so much to learn in this sector .”
Modelling and Endorsements
Priyanka entered to modelling sector at age of 18 after winning the crown of Miss Teen Nepal .She was first featured as cover girl in Wave Magazine .After that she was featured as cover girl in numerous magazines such as Navyaata , Naari , MNS , WOW and many more.She has also showstopped many Fashion shows for Vishal Kapoor , Subekshya Bhadel , Surochira and other designers .
As for endorsements , Priyanka being popular face in Nepalese Media , She has endorsed many brands and companies . She is brand ambassador of Cocacola, Dabur red toothpaste . Safety sanitary pads , Ruslan Vodka , Prostyle hair Cream , UFO clothing and many more.
Favorites of Priyanka Karki
Favorite Player :- Shaquille O Neal
Favorite Model :- Cindy Crawford
Favorite Actor :- Josh Hartnet
Favorite Actress :- Angelina Jolie
Favorite band :- Green Day , Axix , Shadows , Uglyz
Facts of Priyanka You mightnot know
- Priyanka was crowned Miss Teen Nepal at age of 18 .
- She played role of Tina in popular serial ” Gharbeti ba ” back then.
- She is divorced .She was married to Rochak Mainali.
- She is uncomfortable to travel in plane .
- She is afraid of leeches.