Manisha Koirala | Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth (2022), Relationship, Family, Education, Facts, Wiki | Nepali Actress & Businesswoman

Manisha Koirala Biography

About Manisha Koirala

Manisha Koirala is an actress featured in Hindi, Tamil, and Nepali movies showcasing her acting talent throughout her career which had lots of ups and downs. She was born on August 16, 1970, in Kathmandu, Nepal. As of 2022, she is 51 years old and 5 feet and 4 inches tall in height.

Manisha Koirala has already won four Filmfare awards and the Order of Gorkha Dakshin Bahu, the second-most great honor of Nepal by the NEPAL government. She started her career at the age of 19 in the 1989 Nepali movie “Feri Bhetaula” and then moved towards Tamil movie Industry and then to Bollywood. She is an underrated actress as her later half of her career was summoned to independent films like Tulsi, Elektra but was praised by the critics for her acting.

Educational qualification background

Manisha Koirala is one of the most educated actresses of her time and has completed her primary education in Nepal and then stayed in Varanasi at her grandmother’s home and attended Basant Kanya Mahavidyalaya until class 10. She wanted to be a doctor and so attended Army Public School in New Delhi but soon started her career in acting.

Manisha Koirala Family, Parents and Siblings

Manisha Koirala belongs to a family full of politicians and her grandfather Bisheshwor Prasad Koirala and uncle Girija and Matrika Prasad Koirala are the former prime ministers of Nepal. Her parents left her to her grandmother in Varanasi as her father Prakash Koirala was also a politician and her mother Sushma Koirala was a homemaker. She has only one sibling, her brother Suraj Koirala who is also an actor.

Relationships, Husband, Children

Manisha Koirala entered Bollywood at an early age and her physique caught the eye of many superstars causing her to spread rumors and critics started writing about her relationship with her co-stars. She was linked with actors like Vivek Mushran, DJ Whosane, Nana Patekar, Aryan Vaid, Tariq Premji for romantic relationships and she may have some casual ones. She got married to her husband Samrat Dahal, who is 7 years younger than her but the relationship ended in 2012 when Manisha filed the divorce. they have no children.

Income, Earnings and Net Worth (2022)

Well, frankly speaking, Manisha Koirala is one of the commercial actresses of her time and has collected all her income and earnings from the film industry apart from her businesses. She was once the most paid actress in Bollywood and She has almost done more than a dozen of commercial advertisements. She has also earned from brand endorsements with companies like Dabur, Pantene, and others. As of 2022, her total Net Worth is estimated to be around 3 million USD.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameManisha Koirala
Full Real NameManisha Prakash Koirala
BirthplaceKathmandu, Nepal
Date of Birth (Birthday)August 16, 1970
Age51 years old (2022)
Height5 feet 4 inches
Net worth (2022)
$3 million USD
Educational qualificationsHigh school Graduate
School/college/UniversityArmy Public School, Basant Kanya Mahavidyalaya

Manisha Koirala Other Quick Information

Profession: Actress, Businesswoman

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Religion: Hinduism

Father Name: Prakash Koirala

Mother Name: Sushma Koirala

Brother Name: Suraj Koirala

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Marital status: Divorced

Relationship status: Single

Boyfriend Name: Samrat Dahal (ex)

Husband Name: Samrat Dahal (ex)

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Movies & Tv-series: Saudagar, Bombay, Agni Shiksha, Gupt, Lal Badshah, Lazza, and many more.

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Some facts about Manisha Koirala

Her biggest break was The 1991 blockbuster Saudagar.

Her role as a terrorist in the romantic thriller movie Dil Se was most praised by critics.

She is a friend of almost all the superstars of Bollywood and also has worked with almost all of them.

She recently played Nargis in the movie Sanju and the act was just outstanding.

She struggled with Ovarian cancer but was cured after which she appeared in Lust Stories.        

She has proved herself as an author as she released the novel Healed.

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