Salon Basnet (सलोन बस्नेत) Born on January 1, 1988 is an actor of Nepali movie industry. He started his career in the industry from the age of 7 as a child actor. He is the son of director Shovit Basnet who is prominent face of Nepali films. Salon Basnet has acted in many films as child artist under his father's production.
Salon Basnet is known for his comedy role in Hostel and Gajalu. Salon was featured as child artist in the film Nepali Babu at the age of 7. He was also featured as baby in a film of his father when he was just 6 months.
Salon Basnet was a child artist who did some plays and dancing competition from the very young age of his life. At age of 5, he had participated in dance program at Sabhagriha in the song "Hey Kancha" through which he earned his first income of 11 thousand. He was vocalist and bassist in his college band. He has been working as co-actor in some popular movies.
He finished his schooling from Bright Future Secondary School. He pursued his high school studies in Capital College and Research Center and completed his bachelor's in business studies from National Account College.
Salon officially debuted in Nepali movie industry in 2013 from movie Hostel. He played role of Junge in the film which was critically acclaimed by the viewers. He debuted along with Anmol KC, Prakriti Shrestha and Rista Basnet.
In 2016, Hostel boys reunited together in Gajalu, which was blockbuster movie. The film was slightly based on Kumari Pratha. The role of Salon as Jayson was highly acclaimed. Most of viewer said Salon was the eyeball of the movie.
Girlfriend Affairs and Rumors
Salon is rumored to be in relationship with actress Karishma Shrestha. They worked together in the movie Luv Sab which was the debuting movie for Karishma Shrestha. The onscreen romance and perfect chemistry in the movie took its place in the real world. They two started loving each other even after the success of the movie. They term themselves as best friends, attend premiers together but deny their relationship with each other.