Bipin Karki : Master of Versatility

Bipin Karki : Master of Versatility

Bipin Karki(August 2, 1982) is a Nepalese actor, film writer, theatre artist and author. Bipin is known for his versatility in Nepalese movies. He is also known as ‘Bhasme Don’after his popular movie ‘Pashupati Prasad’. He was born in Bahuni of Morang, Nepal. Nepalese movie lovers never miss to watch the movie of Bipin in Cinemas whereas Bipin never fails to amaze the audience. Bipin had done about dozen of movies. He acts on different unique character in his every movies, which shows his quality, talent and versatility.


Talking about his education, he passed his SLC from his hometown. After that, he migrated to Kathmandu to learn acting in detail. Then he got admitted to ‘Gurukul Theatre’‘ in Kathmandu where he learned acting and theatrical plays.


Bipin Karki began his acting career at a young age by appearing in stage plays with his brother Arjun Karki. He had also shared his stage with his childhood friend Kamal Mani Nepal (Khupi Ka Bau) who also acts in ‘Sakkigoni’. After migrating to Kathmandu and joining ‘Gurukul Theatre’ with the help of Kamal Mani in 2005, his acting skills flourish than before. Then after, he learned acting from his Guru Sunil Pokharel as well as shares the stage with him.

 Bipin Karki debuted as an actor in Nepalese Cinema in 2012 from the movie ‘Loot’. He got a small role in the movie of a Gangster but also the role was liked by audience. The movie had been directed by popular director Nischal Basnet. Then after, In 2013, he worked in ‘Chadke’ in a lead role. He also worked in ‘Suntali’ in 2014 in a role of Bidur.

Pashupati Prasad

Bipin Karki : Master of Versatility

Bipin Karki worked in ‘Pashupati Prasad’ movie in 2016 along with Talented Khagendra Lamichhane, Rabindra Singh Baniya and Barsha Siwakoti. He performed the role of villain in the movie. He started to be known as Bhasme Don after this movie. Bhasme is the name of his character in this movie which became too popular in the industry. He had performed the role too nicely as a Don. Bipin takes the movie as turning point of his career which leads him to rise into fame. The movie had been commercially successful and the blockbuster of the year. Karki had won several awards after the movie including ‘National Film Award’.

Bipin Karki had also worked in ‘Kalo Pothi’ in 2015. The movie was nominated for ‘Oscar International Award’. Then after, he acted in the sequel of his first movie Loot i.e. ‘Loot 2’. His movie ‘Naaka’ and ‘Lalpurja’ are also popular among the audience. He performed the role of Cowherd in the movie ‘Gopi’. He worked along with Barsha Raut and Surakshya Panta in this film. Besides, Bipin’s role in the movie ‘Prasad’ was loved by all his fans. Bipin share the screen along with Namrata Shrestha and Nischal Basnet. His latest movie ‘Selfie King’ along with Keki Adhikari was somehow successful.

Jatra and it’s sequel

Bipin Karki becomes more popular after the movie ‘Jatra’. The movie was directed by popular director Pradip Bhattarai. The movie consists of many talented faces like Bipin Karki, Barsha Raut, Rabinda Jha and Rabindra Singh Baniya. He also worked in sequel of the movie i.e. ‘Jatra 2’. His had acted and maintained the role too nicely. After the movie, public started acting as Bipin to entertain each other. He had won several awards including ‘9th Dcine Award’ for Best Actor.


YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2016National Film Award 2016Best Actor in Supporting RolesPashupati PrasadWon
20168th Dcine Awards 2016Best villainPashupati PrasadWon
20179th Dcine Awards 2017Best ActorJatraWon
2017FISCON Critic Award 2017Best ActorJatraWon
2018Kamana Film Award – 2075Best Actor in a Negative RoleNaakaaNominated
2019Dcine Awards 2019Best Actor in a Leading Role (male)PrasadWon


Bipin Karki is one of the most paid actor in Kollywood Cinema Industry. He takes about 15-25 lakhs per movie. He also earns from the commercial advertisements of different products and companies.


Bipin Karki got married to Reshma Katuwal in the year 2016. They both are living happily together and satisfied with their married life.

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