Samragyee Rajya Laxmi Shah credited as Samragyee RL Shah, is a Nepali actress who predominantly works in Nepali cinema. Shah is the recipient of several awards, including one National Film Award and multiple NFDC National Film Awards.
She has starred in numerous Nepali films, including A Mero Hajur 2 (2017), Intu Mintu Londonma (2018), and Rato Tika Nidharma (2019). Shah debuted as an actress in the 2016 romantic drama Dreams, which went on to become a commercial success, and earned several awards for her performance. After being cast in Ashok Sharma’s directorial project Rato Tika Nidharma (2019) and paid 16 lakhs (1,600,000) Nepalese rupees (NPR), Shah is the highest-paid actress in the Nepali film industry. She is also related to the Nepali royal family
In 2019, Shah worked on Maruni, starring alongside Puspa Khadka and Rebika Gurung. On 11 June 2019, the film released its title track, Jaam Na Maya Jaam, which featured Shah and Pushpa Khadkha. The film was released on 30 August 2019, alongside of Indian action thriller Saaho. Film critics praised Shah for her different role in Maruni.Maruni failed to impress audience, and the box office.
After Ashok Sharma announced his next directorial project, Rato Tika Nidharma, Shah received NPR 16 lakhs (1,600,000) for her role, making her the highest-paid actress in Nepali cinema. The film is set to release during Dashain, the Hindu festival of Nepal. Shah will appear alongside Neeta Dhungana and Ankit Sharma in his acting debut.Previously, actress Jassita Gurung was considered for the role, but Gurung left the project for unpublished reasons after Shah replaced her lead role in the film. Rato Tika Nidharma is set to release on 27 September 2019.