Aditya Pancholi is an Indian film actor who is working in Bollywood films. After making his debut in hindi cinema he has changed his name from Nirmal Pancholi to Aditya Pancholi. He came into limelight with the film Maha-Sangram. He was critically acclaimed for starring roles, like in Mahesh Bhatt Starrer Saathi and the Sanjay Gupta directed Aatish. He also worked in Race 2 (2012), which was a major hit at the box office and Mumbai Mirror (2013). In 2013, he made his Telugu film debut against the southern star Venkatesh in the film Shadow.
Actor Aditya Pancholi was born on 4 January 1965, in Mumbai, India. He has done his schooling at St. Joseph’s high school in Juhu, Mumbai. He was born to Rajan Pancholi, who was a film maker and Aruna Pancholi, who is a home-maker. He has one sister and two brothers. He is married to Zarina Wahab, who is also an Indian actress. The couple has two children a daughter Sana and son Suraj pancholi. He has started his career in bollywood industry in year 1986.
Aditya Pancholi son Suraj Pancholi
It has been very hard for Aditya pancholi and his family that Aditya and his son Suraj Pancholi was questioned by the Police in relation to Jiah’s suicide. Jiah, who was in relationship with Suraj had been depressed about their relationship for a while. Apparently Suraj was avoiding Jiah on advice of his protective father, but Suraj Pancholi was arrested for abetting actor Jiah Khan’s suicide. Suraj was the last person she spoke to on phone before she hang herself at her residence.
Birth Name : Nirmal Pancholi
Name : Aditya Pancholi
Date of Birth : 4 January 1965
Parents : Aruna Pancholi, Rajan Pancholi
Spouse : Zarina Wahab
Children : Suraj Pancholi, Sana Pancholi
Age : 50 years
Height : 6’3″
Weight : 65 kgs
Profession : Actor
Debut movie : Siyani
Religion : Sikh-Punjabi
Nationality : Indian
Sun sign : Capricon
Current Residence : Mumbai
Languages Known : English,hindi,Marathi
Other Interest : Martial Arts and Dancing
Favorite Food : South Indian food
In Lakhon Hain Yahan Dilwale Movie
Debutant filmmaker Munnawar Shamim Bhagat has roped in actor Aditya Pancholi to play a brutal and insecure husband in his debut project “Lakhon Hain Yahan Dilwale”. The film has an important character called Vitthal Dada. He will be seen married to the leading lady in the film. However, he has a troubled past, and leads a life of a gangster. He will be seen as a very angry man.
Aditya Pancholi was spotted by a director when he was travelling in a local train for his charming good looks and personality. He was signed for six video films produced by Hiba. He made his Bollywood debut with Sasti Dulhan Mahenga Dulha in 1986. He played a double role for the first time in Zakhmi Zameen. He got his First Film Fare Nomination for Best Villain for Yes Boss and his role from young guy of 25 years to 40 years. After his film Musafir in 2000 he took a long break of 10 years and came back in 2010 with the film Striker.
Aditya has started his 2013 year with Mumbai Mirror which in spite of the critical appreciation and good performance. He made his debut in Telugu film alongwith southern star Venkatesh as the main antogonist in Shadow. He has also proved his worth in many villainous roles as well, the recent being Dum Maro Dum and Race 2. His solo performance in Yaad Rakhegi Duniya which is the unofficial remake of the Mani Ratnam’s National Award Winning 1989 Telugu Film Geethanjali was brilliant.
In Jai Ho
Jai Ho is a 2014 Indian Hindi action drama film directed by Sohail Khan and produced by Sohail Khan. The film starring Salman Khan, Tabu and newcomer Daisy Shah in major roles. Aditya Pancholi was seen in the role as Corrupt officer 1, who takes punishment in the hands of Salman as Jai Agnihotri.
Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi is mostly busy with controversies than movies. In this year his son Suraj Pancholi is expected to make his debut film ‘Hero’ but his father was in news for a bad reason. Aditya was recently arrested for engaging in a brawl at night club in Mumbai. Sources claimed that Pancholi Sr, was in a drunken state and got into a fight with the DJ, who had turned down his request to play Bollywood numbers. Now the actor has been granted bail, after being charged under various sections of the IPC, including voluntarily causing hurt and criminal intimidation. The bouncer who was attacked by Mr Pancholi on the head with the phone is currently undergoing treatment.
1988 Dharamyudh Thakur Vijay Singh
1988 Khoon Bahaa Ganga Mein
1988 Qatil Kumar
1990 Awwal Number
1990 Gunahon Ka Devta
1995 Ram Shastra
1998 Military Raaj
2013 Shadow (Telugu)
2014 Jai Ho
1998 Nominated Filmfare Best Villain Award for Yes Boss
2011 Nominated Global Indian Film & TV Honours award for Best Villain in Striker.