1 Mar 2019 (Fri) 6:30 PM - 1 Mar 2019 (Fri) 7:00 PM
Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty
Organized by Asia Society HK Centre
Spend an evening with one of Bollywood’s most versatile and multi-faceted actresses: Manisha Koirala. Manisha will be in conversation with Sanjoy K. Roy, to share her extraordinary journey in life and cinema.
Koirala made her acting debut in 1989 in Nepali Cinema before making her maiden Bollywood film Saudagar in 1991. From hits like 1942 a Love Story in 1994 to the biopic Sanju in 2018, Koirala has portrayed a variety of interesting characters. She is a stage performer and has contributed as an author to the book Healed which chronicles the story of her successful battle against cancer. She aligns herself to social causes that work towards women's rights, prevention of violence against women, prevention of human trafficking, cancer-awareness, has been Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Population Fund, and was involved in relief works after the April 2015 Nepal earthquake.