Aditya Dhar Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Movies, Biography & More

Aditya Dhar is a writer, lyrics writer, and director. He made the film ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’ in the year 2019 and for this he received the National Award for Best Director. He made his debut as a director with this film. Aditya Dhar released one of his films, Uri The Surgical Strike, on January 11 in the year 2019, through this film, he came into the limelight, but recently Bollywood director Aditya Dhar has been in constant discussion for the last few days. After the secret marriage with Yami Gautam, people’s interest in Aditya Dhar has increased. Both have shared pictures of their marriage on their social media accounts.

Aditya Dhar

Early Life

Aditya Dhar completed his early education at a private school in Delhi. He passed the high school examination from the school located in the capital Delhi. He had obtained his graduation degree from Delhi University, till now it is not known from where he did his further studies after graduation. Aditya Dhar brought the dream of assistant director to Mumbai. He used to get up early in the morning and make rounds for work outside the production house. He worked in theaters and always wondered how directors work.

In those days assistant directors were treated very badly. There were only a few production houses where water was asked from the assistant director. Aditya also worked as a radio jockey for a few days. He had some savings, but it was starting to run out. And then one day he went to Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s production house. He also had no film background where he worked as an intern.

Biography & Wiki

Age, Biography & Wiki
Real Name Aditya Dhar
Nickname Aditya
Profession Film Directo, Writer, Lyricist
Popular For Being the husband of the Indian actress Yami Gautam
Debut As a Lyricist-Kabul Express, In the year 2008

As a Director-Uri: The Surgical Strike, In the year 2019

Language Known Hindi & English
Hobbies Traveling, Reading, Listening to Music, Watching Movies
Date Of Birth 12th March 1983 (Saturday)
Age (as of 2021) 38 Years
Birthplace Delhi, India
Hometown Delhi, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
Caste Kashmiri Pandit
Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign Pisces
Height & Physical Overview
Height in Centimeters 170 cm
in Meters 1.70 m
in Feet & Inches 5′ 7″
Weight in Kilograms 70 kg
Weight in Pounds 154 lbs
Body Measurement (approx.) Chest-35



Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Family & Relatives
Father Name Not Known
Mother Dr. Suneeta Dhar (Ex-Dean & Head, Faculty of Music & Fine Arts, University of Delhi)
Sister N/A
Brother Lokesh Dhar
Girlfriends, Affairs, and Marital Status
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Yami Gautam
Wife Yami Gautam

Aditya Dhar

Marriage Date 4th June 2021 (Friday)
Marriage Place Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, India
Education and School, College
School The Private School of Delhi
College/University Delhi University
Educational Qualification Graduate
Favorite Things and Like & Dislike
Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Actress Hema Malini
Food Not Known
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Film Not Known
Color Black, White, Blue
Sport Cricket
Car Collection Not Known
Holiday Destination Goa, London, New York
Salary (approx.) Not Known
Net Worth (approx.) $3 Million

Physical Attributes

Aditya Dhar has a healthy physique and he is 5 feet 7 inches (178 cm) tall. Describing more about body fitness his weight is around 70 Kg (154  lbs). Aditya Dhar always keeps himself fit and he is very healthy Conscious. His chest measurement is 35 Inches, Waist is approx. 30 Inches & biceps measurement is 10 Inches. He has a nice hairstyle and got Black hair and Black Eyes.

Family Background and Relationship

Aditya Dhar was born on 12th March 1983 (Saturday) in Delhi. Aditya Dhar is an emerging artist and a director of the Bollywood industry. His mother’s name is Suneeta Dhar, who is a Doctor.

Aditya Dhar

Aditya Dhar and popular actress Yami Gautam have tied the knot. They got married secretly on Friday, June 4, 2021. Yami and Aditya got married in a very simple program and only the family members of both of them were there.


Aditya Dhar started his career as an assistant director in the year 2006. Aditya wrote the lyrics for the films Kabul Express, Haal-e-Dil, One Two Three, and Daddy Cool. He had written dialogues himself for the movies ‘Aakrosh’ and ‘Tej’. Aditya made his Bollywood debut with the film Uri: The Surgical Strike. Vicky Kaushal and Yami Gautam were in the lead roles in the film. The movie set new records of success at the box office. Aditya was awarded the National Film Award for Best Director for his movie ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’ (released on 11 January 2019). Yami Gautam played the character of a RAW agent in ‘Uri The Surgical Strike’. Aditya Dhar’s upcoming film is ‘The Immortal Ashwatthama’. Aditya will once again work with Vicky Kaushal. Apart from this, Sara Ali Khan also has a lead character in this movie.

Aditya Dhar


Aditya Dhar has been awarded about 6 awards in the interval from the year 2019 to the year 2021.

  • National Film Awards Best Director Award 2019 at the ceremony
  • 26th Screen Awards Ceremony for Best Director in 2019
  • Jagran Film FestivalBest Debut Director at the festival in 2019
  • Zee Cine Award for Best Director, Most Promising Director in 2020
  • 65th Filmfare Awards: Best Director, Best Debut Director in 2020
  • 21st IIFA Award for Best Director in 2021

Aditya Dhar

Net Worth

Aditya Dhar is currently around 3 million US dollars in Indian Rupees around 220 million INR.

Contact and Social Media Information

If you are a big fan of Aditya Dhar and you want to know more about him so you can follow him on social media platforms such as InstagramFacebook, and Twitter. On social media platforms, you will get the latest photos, videos, and updates about him.

Aditya Dhar at Instagram@adityadharfilms

Aditya Dhar at Twitter –@AdityaDharFilms at Facebook-@Aditya Dhar

Aditya Dhar

Some Lesser Known Facts About Him

  • Aditya Dhar was born and brought up in Delhi and completed his studies in Delhi.
  • Aditya Dhar is a new emerging artist of the Bollywood industry as well as a director and a very good writer.
  • He has received the National Film Award for Best Direction for the film Uri: The Surgical Strike.
  • The news of Yami Gautam and Aditya’s marriage has come suddenly, due to which everyone is shocked and giving a surprising reaction. Many famous actors and fellow actors have wished Yami and Aditya a happy marriage.
  • He struggled a lot in his life and faced many problems to get where he is today.
  • One such period was in the life of Aditya Dhar too, when he was wandering from door to door in search of work.
  • He also worked as a radio jockey for a few days. He had some savings at that time, but that too was starting to run out.
  • Aditya says, ‘When I reached Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s office and asked the receptionist there for work and I came to know that a person was leaving work because of getting admission in film school. I was very lucky and I found his place. Then I came to know that the real struggle is this.


Q-What is the height of Aditya Dhar?

A-He is 5 feet 7 inches (178 cm) tall.

Q-What is the weight of Aditya Dhar?

A-70 kg (154 lbs).

Q-What is the body measurements of Aditya Dhar?

A-His chest measurement is 35 Inches, Waist is approx. 30 Inches & biceps measurement is 10 Inches.

Q-What is the age of Aditya Dhar?

A-As of 2021, he is 38 years old, born on 12th March 1983 (Saturday).

Q-How old is Aditya Dhar?

A-As of 2021, he is 38 years old, born on 12th March 1983 (Saturday).

Q-What is the name of Aditya Dhar’s wife?

A-Yami Gautam.

Q-What is the marriage date of Aditya Dhar?

A-4th June 2021 (Friday).

Q-What is the marriage place of Aditya Dhar?

A-Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, India.

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