Madan Krishna Shrestha – Bio, Age, Wife, Height, Children, Net Worth [Updated 2024]

Madan Krishna Shrestha

Who is Madan Krishna Shrestha?- Biography

Madan Krishna Shrestha is a well-known Nepali actor, comedian, writer, singer, songwriter, director, and producer. He is considered one of the most successful and well-liked comedians in the Nepali entertainment scene and was the most well-liked performer on stage at the time.

Madan Krishna Shrestha
Madan Krishna Shrestha [Actor, comedian, singer-songwriterter]
Name Madan Krishna Shrestha
Popularly known as ‘Madan Bahadur’
Birth date April 19, 1950
Birthplace Kathmandu, Nepal
Nationality Nepali
Age 73 years
Height 5’ 6”
Father Ram Krishna Lal Shrestha
Mother Laxmi Devi Shrestha
School Shanti Nikunja School
College Mahendra Ratna Public College
Education Bachelor in Arts (Didn’t finish)
Wife Yasodha Subedi Shrestha ( death- 2018)
Children Yaman Shrestha, Sarana Shrestha
Profession Comedian, Actor, Writer, Producer, and Singer
Book ‘Mahako Ma’
Net worth $100K – $1 Million

When was Madan Krishna Shrestha Born? Age, Parents, Education

Madan Krishna Shrestha was born on 19 April 1950 in Kathmandu. As of 2024, his age is 73 years old.

He holds Nepali nationality and believes in the Hindu religion. According to an astrologer chart, his zodiac sign is Aries.

Talking about his family background, his father’s name is Ram Krishna Lal Shrestha and his mother’s name is Laxmi Devi Shrestha.

Before receiving his SLC from Shanti Nikunja School, he attended several other Schools. Then he joined Mahendra Ratna Public College for a B.A. He has already entered the entertainment sector, therefore his busy timetable stopped him from finishing his degree.

Madan Krishna Shrestha: Career

Madan is well known for his versatile acting and has given dozens of hit TV series and movies to the Nepali entertainment industry. He also appears in the movie Rajamati as a character of Taremam Shakya (Rajamati’s father). Rajamati is about a luckless Newar girl named Rajamati from Kathmandu who gets involved in a series of failed relationships.

He has played different characters in different movies and here are some of the movies listed below:-

  • Basudev
  • Ke Ghar Ke Deraa
  • Silu
  • Mala
  • Truck Driver
  • Balidaan
  • Je Bho Ramrai Bho
  • Sukha Dukha
  • Chandalika
  • Shatru Gate
  • Dal Bhat Tarkari
  • Lakka Jawan
  • Mahapurush

One of the most-known movies is Mahapurush which is directed by Prasip Bhattarai. The movie is based on a Nepali comedy-drama film about a single father.

Madan Krishna Shrestha Jodi
Madan Krishna Shrestha Maha Jodi

He is also a part of MaHa Jodi which is the acronym of the comedy duo Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bansha Acharya of Nepal in Devanagari script. They have also influenced the development of political freedom movements and social activities. Their production includes 15 Gate, Gaunkhane Katha, Lobhi Papi, Dashain, Je Bho Ramrai Bho (2003), Balidan, SLC, 216777, Raat, 205, Chiranjibi, Jalpari, Oh: Ho, Madan Bahadur Hari Bahadur, and Aama.

He has won some of the awards like:-

  • Gorkha Dakshin Bahu – His Majesty of Government
  • Jagadamba Shree Award 2047 (1991) – Madan Puraskar Guthi
  • Jaycees Youth Award 1988 – Nepal Jaycees
  • Rashtriya Yuba Gaurav Samman 2054 – Antarrastriya Manch Nepal
  • Best Comedian 2043 (1986) – Lions Club Bishal Bazar
  • Best Actor 2054 (1992) – Abhiyan
  • Best Director 2048 (1992) – Tele Film Award
  • Best Script Writer
  • Best Dialogue 2047 (1991) – Nepal Video Film Organization
  • Best Singer 2026 (1969) – Prakash Pustakalaya, Jochhen, Kathmandu
  • Abhiyan Shree Award 2057 (2000)
  • Nepal Samman 2057 Nepal Felicitation 2000 – Everest Foundation Nepal
  • Best Character Artist Award 2056 (2056) – Nepal Motion Picture Association
  • Outstanding Contribution Award 2058 (1001) – Nepal Motion Picture Award
  • Millennium Khyali Juju Award 2057 (2000)
  • Hari Tara Award 2052 (1996) – Nepal Film Artist Association
  • Best Dialogue – Nepal Film Artist Association
  • Best Story Writer – Abhiyan
  • Appreciation Award 1999 – The Everest Magazine, Toronto, Canada
  • Lux Movie Award 2003 – The Best Character Artist

Height & Weight

Madan Krishna Shrestha has a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around moderate. Talking about his outer appearance, he has brown eyes and black hair.

Madan Krishna Shrestha Health Update

Madan Krishna got it to a hospital in time, saving himself from a possible heart attack. When he began to feel unwell, he rushed straight to the hospital, where it was discovered that two of his heart valves were blocked.

Following successful therapy, he is currently sleeping in a house. Following an angioplasty (heart blockage removal), his condition is becoming better.

Madan Krishna Shrestha’s Marital Life: Wife and Children

Yasodhara Subedi and Madan Krishna Shrestha were coworkers at the same companies where the couple fell in love. They got married in 1974 and the couple gave birth to two children- a son ‘Yaman Shrestha’ and a daughter ‘Sarana Shrestha.’ Sadly she died in the year 2018 because of cancer.

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