Known for playing the part of Inspector Abhijeet, on the longest running TV serial CID, Aditya Srivastava (born 21st July, 1968) is one of the most recognized faces on Indian television. His debut into the industry was through a supporting role in 'Bandit Queen' in 1995. He completed his studies from Allahabad University, before moving to Delhi. He later relocated to Mumbai from Delhi, and became a part of numerous promos and advertisement projects, for which he mostly gave voice overs. His other famous roles were in Dil Se and Black Friday.
Although he keeps a very low profile, it is known that he has two daughters. His first film with a lead role was in the movie “Dil Se Poonch Kidhar Jaana Hai” in 2009. Aditya Srivastava is known for his ability to play strict roles that often demand much conviction. As a result, he stars in mostly serious projects playing the role of police officers, advocates etc. His strong sincere voice is another characteristic that has given him an edge over others, allowing him to become a very prominent voiceover artist.
He was last seen on the big screen in the Hindi movie Kaalo, a horror film in which he played the role of Sameer; a heart touching character where he stands up for and protects Shona from being murdered. He will next be seen in the movie Raakh, which is still under development and also stars Mithun Chakraborty.
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Here we are about to talk about a man who needs no introduction. His awards, his records, his roles & moreover, his acting speaks loud for him. Born and brought up in Allahabad, Aditya Srivastava is a famous Television and Indian film actor. He is a theatre artist & a successful voice over artist. He has done voiceovers for many advertisements.
He is active in Indian cinema from many years but his role of Abhijit in CID has proved to be a milestone in his career. He is one of the few actors who hold a place in Guinness Book of World Records and Limca Book of Records for shooting the longest sequence in a TV show. He has worked in many TV shows after that & his acting skills have made every character memorable for the audience.
He has been equally active in Indian films too. Working as a theatre artist way back in 90s he got his first break in the movie Bandit Queen. It was a very challenging role for him & it changed the complexion of his career. From then, he is known for serious roles. He also did important roles in movies namely, Lakshya, Gulaal, Kaalo & a few more. He is a guy who is very passionate about acting. He had proved that good acting is far more acceptable & ‘asardaar’ than just good looks.
Serials & Movies: Besides working in CID, he has also worked in Raat Hone Ko Hai, Rishtey, Paheli,
& many more. He has also acted in super hit films like Bandit Queen, Satya, Gulaal, Dil Se, Deewar & many more.
DOB: 21 July 1968