Jal Shah (born c. 1982) is a Nepali actress who was popular during the late 1990s. She currently stays in USA . She is a very popular actress of Nepali movies. She started her career with a religious movie named Shreeswasthani in 1994 in a small role. She made debut in commercial movies in the movie Avatar (Incarnation) in 1996 when she was just 14 years which co-starred actors Rajesh Hamal and Gauri Malla directed by Prakash Sayami. Since then, she has acted in around 50 Nepali feature films. Her first superhit Kollywood/Nepali movie in a leading role was 1998 movie Thuldai starring very popular actor Shiv Shrestha and her in opposite. Her performance in the song “Suna Suna Sanam” from the movie was extremely loved by the viewers. She has portrayed various characters in movies ranging from a simple village girl to a complete housewife and a modern girl. She is mostly famous in emotional roles.