Hari Bansha Acharya Starrer “Bhuthaan” Wraps Up Filming in Ohio, Eyes Global Audience

The highly anticipated film “Bhuthaan” (also known as “The World’s Happiest Man” in English) has successfully wrapped up its entire shooting schedule. Helmed by the accomplished director Binod Poudel, known for his directorial debut with ‘Bulbul’ in 2019, the movie boasts an ensemble cast featuring the legendary Hari Bansha Acharya, alongside stellar performers like Dayahang Rai, Pooja Chand Lama, Richa Ghimire, Bhuwan Pyakurel, Aditi Pyakurel, Kaushila Khanal Karmacharya, Anuradha Majumdar from India, and the acclaimed Hollywood actor Bruce Dern.

Bruce Dern, born on June 4, 1936, in Chicago, Illinois, brings his wealth of experience to “Bhuthaan.” A stalwart of the industry, Dern’s career spans over six decades, marked by portrayals of both heroes and villains. His characters are known for their complexity and memorability, contributing a unique dimension to the film’s rich tapestry.

After a dedicated five-year effort, the conclusion of “Bhuthaan” stands as a historic moment, marking Nepal’s inaugural venture affiliated with the esteemed Screen Actors Guild (SAG). Bruce Dern, along with other distinguished Hollywood technicians, has played a pivotal role in fortifying the film’s technical prowess. Director Poudel expressed unwavering confidence in the film’s global appeal, citing its absorbing narrative and robust technical facets that are poised to resonate with audiences worldwide.

Produced by Mad Monkey Films, “Bhuthaan” represents a collaborative effort between Hollywood’s Vacant Light, Everest Entertainment, Thakurathi Bros, and Awaken Production from Nepal. The executive producers, featuring Kaushila Khanal Acharaya, L.N. Adhikari, Apar Shrestha, and Ramesh Bhatta, have been instrumental in realizing this ambitious project. Producers Rajendra Thakurathi, Abhitav Joshi, and Abiral Thapa are resolute in their commitment to bringing the movie to global audiences by the end of 2024.

The production team envisions “Bhuthaan” as a cinematic masterpiece, harmonizing international talent with captivating storytelling. As the film enters the post-production phase, anticipation mounts for its release, promising to not only leave an indelible mark on Nepali cinema but also captivate audiences worldwide. Stay tuned for further updates as “Bhuthaan” prepares to enthrall global audiences with its compelling narrative and stellar performances.