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Aditya Dhar Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : June 27, 2021

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Short Biography

Aditya Dhar was born on 12-03-1983 in New Delhi, India. He is an Indian Writer, Lyricist, Dialogue Writer, Screenwriter & Film Director who is known for his work in Bollywood. He is most popular for the Bollywood film "Uri: The Surgical Strike" which was his debut movie as a screenwriter and director.

Aditya Dhar Complete Bio & Career

Aditya belongs to Kashmir basically but his parents sent him to Delhi for education because of the fear of terrorism in Kashmir. He completed his graduation from Delhi University. He always wanted to become an army officer as he and his family have also been the victim of terrorism. He tried to join the Indian Army after completing his graduation but could not complete his dream. He was a member of ''Delhi Music Theatre'' group during his college days. He performed in the group for almost 20years. In 2006, Aditya decided to move to Mumbai and continue his career in Bollywood. But the starting days of his struggle in Mumbai were very difficult. 
In one of his interviews, Aditya revealed that he used to Wake up early in the morning and went to every production house for work. To meet his needs and expenses he worked at many theatre groups. He started writing Lyrics and dialogues for some films. He wrote lyrics for Daddy cool, Haal-e-Dil, and One-Two-Three. He was more interested in the work of directors than what actors do. So. he dicided to become a director.
After a long time of struggle, he made his directorial debut in 2019 with the film Uri- The Surgical Strike. The film is based on the terrorist attack in Uri, Kashmir. As he also suffered from terrorism in his childhood, he wanted to know all about the strikes. He made research on it for almost six months and then represented his research about the bravery of Indian soldiers through his film ''Uri''. This film was got a big success on box office and won the best director award for it.

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Aditya Dhar Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to the professor's mother Dr. Sunita Dhar who has served as a Dept. Head & Dean, Faculty of Music, Delhi University. He has an elder brother named Lokesh Dhar. On 04-06-2021, he married actress Yami Gautam. Actress Surilie Gautam is his sister-in-law.

Aditya Dhar Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More
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Body Measurements

Chest Size 38
Biceps Size 14
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Nationality Indian
Religion Kashmiri Pandit
School N/A
College Delhi University
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Reading, Travelling and Writing
Marital Status Married
Debut Uri- The Surgical Strike
Best Movies Uri- The Surgical Strike
Best Friends Mithun Gangopadhayay
Net Worth $3 million USD


Favorite Color Black, White
Favorite Brand Vans
Favorite Player Rohit Sharma
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Yami Gautam , Deepika Padukone
Favorite Actor Vicky Kaushal , Ranveer Singh
Favorite Film Director Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Favorite Movie Uri- The Surgical Strike
Favorite Singer Lata Mangeshkar , Sonu Nigam
Favorite Song Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon
Favorite Place Santacruz
Favorite Dress Suits
Favorite Food Indian Street Food
Favorite Accessories Watches

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Aditya Dhar

  • Aditya Dhar is better known for his film ''URI- The Surgical Strike''.
  • He wants to join and serve in the Indian Army from a young age.
  • He supported the ''We Will Survive'' campaign to help the people suffered from COVID-19.
  • Aditya married actress Yami Gautam in June 2021.
  • At National Film Awards, he won the best director award for his film ''URI- The Surgical Strike''.
  • He has written dialogues for the films such as Aakrosh and Tezz.

Aditya Dhar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

41 years, 4months, 11 days old age Aditya Dhar will turn 42 on 12 March, 2025. Only 7 months, 16 days, 11 hours,38 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Aditya Dhar has celebrated the total number of 41 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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