Huirem Seema

Actor , Imphal

Huirem Seema (full name: Huirem Ningol Laimayum Ongbi Seema; 8 November 1970 - 17 September 2011) was an Indian actress from Imphal, Manipur. She had appeared in more than 100 Manipuri films. As a producer, she had four Manipuri digital films to her credit. She was best known for her roles in movies like Kanaga Hinghouni (1996), Chang Shi Chang (2005), Lakhipurgi Lakhipyari (2007), Naoshum (2008), Yumleima Lamleima (2009) and Thasi Thanou (2010). Two films where she acted, namely Yenning Amadi Likla (2007) (feature) and Ngaihak Lambida (2006) (non-feature) made entries into the Indian Panorama of the International Film Festival of India. Many of her films like Tolenkhomba (Lakhpati) (2011), Amamba Sayon (2013), Naoba Naobi (2011) and Langon (2019) were released posthumously. 

Seema started her film career at a tender age of five years. Her father was a renowned theatre artiste. She also acted in a few plays of leading theatre group Rupmahal Theatre and teleplays for Doordarshan before she shaped her career in movies. Her appearance in movies started since the times of celluloid era of Manipuri cinema. She acted in 15 celluloid films and around 100 digital films. Her debut movie was 31st December, a video film directed by L. Surjakanta. Her notable celluloid films include Nongju Ahing (2002), Aroiba Bidai (1999) and Kanaga Hinghouni (1996). Her appearance in video format films were marked by movies like Mantri Dolansana (1993) and One Way. In digital films where she acted, Seema played supporting roles in general. But her acting prowess and versatility could be seen vividly in digital films where she took leading roles. Yumleima Lamleima (2009), Sanahanbi (2010) and Thasi Thanou (2010) were such films of her. 

Besides acting, she had produced four films under the banner of Seema Productions (SF). The movies were Asha (2005), Kalpana (2003), Thamoinungda (2005) and Yumleima Lamleima (2009). She co-directed Yumleima Lamleima with Homen D' Wai. She was an approved artiste of All India Radio, Imphal.

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Personal Details

Nick Name / Other Name
Born / Birth Date Nov 08, 1970
Age 40 years, 10 months and 9 days
Birth Place Yaiskul Hiruhanba Leikai, Imphal
Street / Home Nagamapal Phougeisangbam Leikai
Region Imphal Manipur India
Death Sep 17, 2011

Known For

Thasi Thanou
Best Actor (Female)
Best Supporting Actress
Nongju Ahing
Best Actress
Kanaga Hinghouni
Best Actress


5 Nominations, 5 Wins


Leading Actor
Leepun (2010) - Film
Asha (2005) - Film
Meiree (1998) - Film
All Cast
Taat (2011) - Film
Meiree (1998) - Film
Asha (2005) - Film
Yumleima Lamleima (2009) - Film
Story and Screenplay
Thamoinungda (2005) - Film
Story, Screenplay & Dialogue
Other Crew
Guru Thanil (2010) - Film
assistant director - Production Department
Mathang Mapokta II: Eshworgee Khudol (2006) - Film
dubbing - Sound Department


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