Rekha Thapa is one of the most celebrated Nepali actors. She started her acting career in 2058 BS and turned into a producer in 2062 BS after four years of being in the field. Having acted in more than 200 Nepali movies and worked as a producer in a dozen, she is currently dedicated to her social campaign against child marriage in mid-western districts of the country including Surkhet, Banke and Nawalparasi. On the work front, she is eagerly looking forward to producing her upcoming movie based on a social issue.
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Rekha thapa was born in 1982 in Salakpur, Morang, Nepal. She spent all her early life in Morang. After SLC, she moves to Kathmandu for further studies. She was highly interested in glamorous field from her chilhood. Because of her passion she continued to participate in various modeling and glamorous programs. In 1999, she participated in Miss Nepal and made place in top ten finalist. Two years later she acted in the debut movie Hero.
Her debut movie was Hero (2000) in the opposite of Rajesh Hamal. Till now Rekha Thapa worked in more than 200 movies and she is most popular actress of Nepali film industry. Many new comers specially actress influenced by Rekha’s acting, dress up, get up and styles.
She is also the popular as a producer. Rekha Thapa and his husband produced more than 8 movies under the name Rekha Films. Rakha is popular even among senior citizens of Nepal. Her popularity is not only in cities but all oveR Nepal and even outside Nepal.
She joined top political party UCPN(Moist) in 2013 but a year later, she announced that she was no longer associated with moist party. After then she joined another political party known as Rastriya Prajatantra Party on December 2016. She was elected as central member of that party in February, 2017. Nowadays she is highly interested in political and social works.
She got chance to act in the movie Hero in 2000 and this movie was produced by Chabiraj Ojha. During the shooting of Hero, she became close with Chabiraj Ojha. After few years of togetherness, he proposed her and they were married in traditional custom. But, After ten years, they ended their relationship in 2012. Now she has been dating Sudarsan Gautam the actor in Himmatwali. In a interview, Sudarsan Thapa talk about the possibility of marriage but Rekha revealed that the affair with Sudarsan was a publicity stunt. Now she is single.
Rekha Thapa was hot topic for medias after she danced with Prachanda(Chairman of CPN Moist) in 2009. Some people named her “Dekha Thapa” where as some people appreciate her style. Anyway that was in old time. Now wearing skirts is very very common in the Nepali society.
She slapped a journalist in 2012 and became the hot topic. However, this things just happens in celebrity life.
Rekha Thapa is also popular for her social works. She is helping poor family and children who are in need. She frequently visit rural areas and cooperate with locals to raise the voice for them. Recently she inaugurated her own foundation called Rekha Thapa Foundation.