Aditya Rawal is an actor, writer, and assistant director born on September 28, 1991. He graduated from The Dramatic Writing MFA Program at Tisch Schools Of Arts, NYU. He also completed the Initiation Course in Devised Theatre and Performance at the London International School of Performing Arts. After completing his graduation, Aditya wrote The Queen a historical play in 2016 which was produced by the Theatre for the New City in
. The play received the Best Original Script Price at the New York Innovative Theatre Awards. He also wrote The Mailman, which is a short Chinese Film. The film got nominated for the NBCU Short Films Festival. Panipat (2019), an Indian epic war drama film that depicts the events of the Third Battle of Panipat, is co-written by Aditya Rawal.
The movie is directed by Ashutosh Gowariker and stars
. His next play was Siachen in April 2020 staged at the Baruch Centre for Performing Arts, New York. The play was based on the subject of a 35-year ongoing military conflict for the Siachen Glacier, a disputed territory in the Kashmir Valley. Also as an accomplished actor, Aditya played the lead role in the Hindi film titled Bamfaad(2020). The movie is a romantic action film. The cast of the movie includes Aditya in the role of
as Jigar Fareedi,
as Zahid, and
Sana Amin Sheikh
as Walia. The film is directed by
. He is the producer and director of a documentary titled Drama In Education- Taking Gandhi Out of the Text Book. He has also co-authored storybooks revolving around Child Rights. Outside of his theoretical and cinematic roles, Aditya was also trained in Cricket and was a professional football player.