Madan Krishna Shrestha

madan krishna shrestha

Name :–  Madan Krishna Shrestha

Date of birth:- April 19, 1950

Birthplace :- Jitpur Phedi, Kathmandu, Nepal

Occupation :- Actor, Comedian, singer, writer

Achievements :- Maha jodi title with Hari Bansha Acharya

Parents :– Father Ram Krishna Lal Shrestha and Mother Laxmi Devi Shrestha,

Debut :- Lovipaapi


Madan Krishna Shrestha is one of Maha Duo , known and respected for his contribution to Nepali media . Madan Krishna Shrestha has been awarded with numerous awards including Gorkha Dakshin Bahu award , very prestigious award for his contribution to nepali media.


Madan  Krishna Shrestha was born in  April 19, 1950 in  Jitpur Phedi, Kathmandu, Nepal between father Ram Krishna Lal Shrestha and Mother Laxmi Devi Shrestha . He received his primary education from the Montessori school, J.P. school and Padmadev School. He passed SLC from Shanti Nikunja School and then he finished his I.Com. at Mahendra Ratna Public College .He attempted a B.A. at a private institute. But , he could not make it through his graduation since he was very much involved in the field of art.

maaha jodi

In his childhood,  he was interested in music and he recorded his first song in Radio Nepal in 2022 BS. He started working as a teacher, at the age of 14, to support his family. He later joined Karmachari Sanchaya Kosh in 2023 BS. Shrestha was noticed by nepalese viewers after his performance in Rastriya Gaijatra Mahotsav in 2032 BS. Before that , He had contributions in art for 10 years. Sucess story started when he met Hari Bansha Acharya . Their pairing was critically acclaimed .Then , The duo began to act on many comedic dramas together in Nepal  and abroad . Madan Krishna and hari Bamsha have created a company called Maha Sanchar. The MaHa Jodi has produced a lot of Drama & Tele films based on sociopolitical sector of Nepal.


In 2031 BS , he married Yeshoda Shrestha .He has a son named Yaman Shrestha, and a daughter named Shrana Shrestha. Madan Krishna Shrestha now , lives in Dhobidhara, Kathmandu with his family.


  1. Lovi Paapi
  2. Filim
  3. Rajamati
  4. Basudev
  5. Ke Ghar Ke Deraa
  6. Silu
  7. Mala
  8. Truck Driver
  9. Balidaan
  10. Je Bho Ramrai Bho
  11. Sukha Dukha
  12. Chandalika


  1. Mahasan—published by Sajha Prakashan


  1. Gorkha Dakshin Bahu – His Majesty of Government
  2. Jagadamba Shree Award 2047 (1991) – Madan Puraskar Guthi
  3. Jaycess Youth Award 1988 – Nepal Jaycess
  4. Rastriya Yuba Gaurav Samman 2054 – Antarrastriya Manch Nepal
  5. Best Comedian 2043 (1986) – Lions Club Bishal Bazar
  6. Best Actor 2054 (1992) – Abhiyan
  7. Best Director 2048 (1992) – Tele Film Award
  8. Best Script Writer
  9. Best Dialogue 2047 (1991) – Nepal Video Film Organization
  10. Best Singer 2026 (1969) – Prakash Pustakalaya, Jochhen, Kathmandu
  11. Abhiyan Shree Award 2057 (2000)
  12. Nepal Samman 2057 Nepal Felicitation 2000 – Everest Foundation Nepal
  13. Best Character Artist Award 2056 (2056) – Nepal Motion Picture Association
  14. Outstanding Contribution Award 2058 (1001) – Nepal Motion Picture Award
  15. Millennium Khyali Juju Award 2057 (2000)
  16. Hari Tara Award 2052 (1996) – Nepal Film Artist Association
  17. Best Dialogue – Nepal Film Artist Association
  18. Best Story Writer – Abhiyan
  19. Appreciation Award 1999 – The Everest Magazine, Toronto, Canada
  20. Lux Movie Award 2003 – The Best Character Artist


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