Thinle Lhondup, Nepalese actor, Died at 72


Thinle Lhondup, also known as Thinley or Thinlen died on April 24, 2016.

He was a popular Nepalese Himalayan actor.

He is best known for his acting in Himalaya, a 1999 adventure film directed by √Čric Valli, a French film director.

That film was nominated in the Best Foreign Film category at the 72nd Academy Awards.

Thinle also appeared in some Nepali music videos like the popular “Sa Karnali”.

He died on April 24, 2016, in Kathmandu, Nepal from after falling from a horse.

Lhondup was also suffering from stomach cancer for which he took treatment at Kathmandu.

Thinle Lhondup passed away at 72 yrs old.