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Bhusan Dahal

Intelligent, eloquent, powerhouse of ingenuity, explicit in television, decent ...words is never enough to describe Bhusan Dahal. Accidentally stepped in the world of television in 1988, Bhusan Dahal personifies the creative world of television. His first ever hit show Sunday Pop not only changed the trend of Nepali Musical shows but also helped him to believe in his own creative ideas. With the journey from Sunday Pop to Fireside, he brought revolution in the standard of Nepali Media. The person behind most number of successful TV shows, music videos and advertisements, Bhusan Dahal certainly is one of the most influential names in the world of entertainment business of Nepal today. His directorial debut Kagbeni crossed all the boundaries and established him as the visionary and vibrant director.

We simply love him for his suave personality with endless amount of smartness, vivaciousness and alluring smile........what else needed to be encountered?????


What no one knows
Given a chance I can sing.

 True confession
Wish I took Media for major during my masters....instead I took Sociology.


Guilty pleasures
Once I put sugar cubes in a teacher's (motorbike) petrol tank......the engine seized....during college.


According to NEPAL SAMBAT I'm not even born                        

Birthday: May 18th 1966

Hometown: Kathmandu     

Romantic status: Married to Kohinoor, blessed with two beautiful kids Bibhusha & Arzav.


If you hadn't been a media personality who you'd be?   
Too old to think of one......probably a topnotch vagabond.

When was the last time you cried? 
Cried?   I booed when my dog died.

When was the last time you flirted? 
Just now.

A talent you wish you had?   
Always wished I could play on the piano.

If you were given a chance to be women whom do you want to be? 
Who ever the world votes as sensues.

Biggest misconception about you?      

That I am ghamandi.

On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate your ego?             
Never believed in the number game.......wish to be a part of all the great songs that may be created in future.

Nepali political leader you trust
Trust?  A political leader? That too a Nepali........I trust none, that's what keeps me going with FIRESIDE the day I trust one, I would stop asking questions to them.

The easiest way to make you loose your cool? 
Get me someone who is not what he or she is......you know what I mean......there are plenty of pretentious guys around.

Your biggest dream yet to achieve?       
So many of them.......they are better as dreams.

What's the one thing that irritates your wife about you?
You should have asked her on this but I feel it's me messing up with her tidiness' she commands at home

Sexiest woman alive?
Oh there are so many of them alive.....I wish all of them a very youthful life.

Best way to spend a Friday night? 
Catch up with friends in different assortments.

If you had million dollars you would spend on (except fixed investments)

If you had a superpower it would be…
The Midas touch.

Nepal's next big thing (from media, politics, sports)
I feel there will be a spin-doctor in politics who will lead Nepal the way she deserves to be led.  

What's in your closet?
My clothes and accessories that is close to my heart .

Are you a brands person?
I wouldn't say a Brand person but certainly a Quality Conseous one.

Is there anything you won't wear?
NEPALI TOPI on suit.

Food you can die for...  
After 40 you realize there are plenty that kills you but one that I die for......would be roasted wild boar thinly sliced.

You're currently busy with?
Work ......there is plenty .

To what would you attribute this huge list of music video hits?
The effort that has gone into creating good songs.

How do you cope with the new comers coming in everyday in talk shows?
I try to learn from them.......fresh ones are brilliant, they teach you what should and shouldn't be done in a talk show .

Have you ever done dishes at home?
Not very recently.

Have you ever wondered where you would be if SUNDAY POP hadn't happened to you?
Well Sunday pop happened by choice therefore I would have been around as a television guy in some form or the other even if it had not happened.

What's the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning?
Reach for the bottle of water that stays next to me when I sleep.

If you were to invite five famous people to dinner at home who would they be?
Former king Gyanendra, and prime mister Prachanda,....the other three could join us for desert in the end if need be.

Which phrase do you use all the time?
There isn't any particular phrase that I use all the time.

What's the wildest thing you have done?
Can't be told in public.

Which is the one song that defines you?
MA MARE PANI MERO DESH BANCHI RAKHOS........I sincerely love my country.

One Nepali movie you wish you were a part of?
BASANTI as the director...I would have treated whatever the novel deserved.

What's a normal day like in your life?
Home-work- home.

What's the one habit that you need to kick?
Spending a little too much while traveling abroad.

What do you smell of?
CREED (brand of fragrance) most of the time.

How does it feel when you find people imitating you?
Do they imitate me? Never realized that....it's not so evident.

Can we read you on a book (Autobiography????)
IF till retirement my life is worthwhile......sure.

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