Sanchita Luitel Biography

Last updated on March 23rd, 2017 at 07:55 am

Nepali actress Sanchita Luitel is considered one of the most beautiful and talented actresses of Nepali film industry. A Masters of Arts graduate, Sanchita is considered one of the most talented actresses in Nepali film industry.

sanchita luitel in a fashion show

Sanchita Luitel profile

  • Name – Sanchita Luitel
  • Birthday –  May 1, 1983
  • Father – Madhav Luitel
  • Mother –  Sharada Luitel
  • Sisters –  Samita Luitel and Siwani Luitel
  • Debut movie – Apsara, 2058 BS (Sanchita was 18-years-old)
  • Education – MA in Arts
  • Married to – Nikhil Upreti
  • Children – Aatharv Upreti (born August 21, 2011) and Saanvi Upreti (August 20, 2012)

Personal life of Sanchita Luitel

Sanchita was born on Baisakh of 2040 B.S in Kathmandu. She started her acting career when she became 18-years-old. She met her first husband Aakash Shah in the sets of the movie ‘Bhanni Sakina’ and fell in love with him. The family wasn’t happy on Sanchita’s decision to marry Aakash. The marriage turned out to be a disaster and she divorced him.(more in xnepali). Aakash Shah is featured in leading role in Nepali movie ‘Bodyguard’ (watch ‘Bodyguard’ here).

sanchita luitel and aakash shah marriage
Photo: Marriage of Aakash and Sanchita, 7 years before she married Nikhil.

After the divorce she started seeing actor Nikhil Upreti. Nikhil was already married and had a son with his other wife. That didn’t stop Nikhil from eloping with Sanchita to India.

Nikhil and Sanchita lived and struggled in Mumbai for a year. When Sanchita became pregnant, she returned back to Nepal while Nikhil lived in India. A year after the birth of their first child, a son named Aatharv, Sanchita gave birth to a daughter, named Saanvi.

sanchita luitel with her son and daughter

Sanchita gained a lot of weight during her pregnancy and child-birth. At the worst time she weighted almost double her normal weight (as much as 88 kgs). In 2013 she reportedly weighted 65 kgs after managing to loose almost 25 kgs.The following January 2015 photo shows that she has lost more weight and is trim and fit. She also returned to the film industry in ‘Nai Nabhannu La 3’ after four years of absence from the industry.

sanchita luitel weight loss

Some of the notable features of Sanchita Luitel are:

  • amazing beauty with bright big eyes
  • one of the most talented actresses.
  • one of the most educated actresses in the Film Industry with a Master’s Degree in Arts.
  • The blend of beauty and knowledge is a rare, setting her apart from other actors
  • Some of the best films of Sanchita Luitel are Aama, Unko Samjhana, Bhagya Bidhata, Prem Yuddha, Yuddha, Ashirwad, Aama ko Ashirwad, Bhagya le Jurayo, Bhannai Sakina, Binti Patra, Chattan, Chor Sipahi, Don, Maya Namara, Maryadha, Majhi Dai, Papi Manche, Raghu Veer, Saput etc.

Hot Photos of Sanchita Luitel

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Sanchita Luitel with actor Dhruba Dutta

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Sanchita Luitel with actress Jharana Bajracharya

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Sanchita with her husband Nikhil Upreti

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March 21, 2017 – Names of her parents and sisters added. Date of birth of her daughter added.

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