Ashishma Nakarmi is a Nepali actress, model and singer. She was born in Balambhu, Kathmandu. Her father is a famous tabala badak of Nepal. Her mother's name is Asha and she is a big fan of actress Karishma Manandhar. Therefore, she joined her name with Karishma and formed the name Ashishma.
Ashishma's has done many Newari movies before making her debut in Nepali film industry. Her debut film is Antaral directed by Deepa Basnet in the year 2013. She is the runner up of Miss South Asia Texas 2012 beauty pageant, which was held in United States of America. She has also acted in the movies like Adhakatti, Raghav, Bato Muniko Phool 2 and others.
Ashishma's upcoming movie is Samrakshan starring Saugat Malla. In an interview with Cinepati TV, she told that she wanted to romance with new generation actors like Paul Shah, Pradeep Khadka and Anmol KC in Nepali movies. She also told that she has cried when she was given the title of unsuccessful actress. She also told that she is not fat but people calls her chubby.