Dayahang Rai is a Nepalese actor, director & play writer.
He is 1 of the most popular & acclaimed actors in Nepal.
He has starred in 40+ films & is 1 of the leading contemporary actors in Nepal.
He has received 3 National Awards for Best Supporting Actor in 2009 for Dasdhunga, Best Actor in 2015 for Sambodhan & Best Actor in 2016 for Kabaddi Kabaddi.
Dayahang rose to prominence from the television series Yuva, Dalan & Hamro Team.
His first leading role in a film was in Anagarik (2006). He found success in the films Dasdhunga (2009), Loot (2012) which marked turning point in his career, Chhadke (2013), Badhshala (2013), Karkash (2013), Jholey (2014), Kabaddi (2013) & its sequel Kabaddi Kabaddi (2015), Talakjung vs Tulke (2014), & Sambodhan (2014).
He has collaborated in 4 films with director & friend Ram Babu Gurung.