Aditya Rawal

The Unknown Soldier

Aditya Rawal

GENRE: Black Comedy

Sujit Singh, a former spy, returns to India after spending 20 years in a Pakistani prison only to find that the real world is as disturbing as the inside of a jail cell. The story follows Sujit, who battles for his dignity as he deals with his broken family, and the truth about his fateful mission. 

Aditya Rawal is a writer, actor and director from Mumbai, India. He is currently developing the screenplay of Faceless, with acclaimed Bollywood director, Ketan Mehta. Aditya’s plays have been performed extensively in India, and his latest, The Queen, recently premiered in New York. He has co-authored two story books on Child Rights, and has also produced and directed a documentary titled, Drama-in-Education: Taking Gandhi Out of the Textbook.

Aditya acted in Kishan Kanhaiya, a play which was adapted in to the blockbuster Bollywood film, OMG (Oh My God), for which Aditya was the assistant director. He appeared in the film, Ferrari ki Sawaari, which was produced by Vinod Chopra Films (producers of iconic Bollywood films, 3 Idiots and PK).

  • MFA Dramatic Writing Program at Tisch School of the Arts, NYU
  • Initiation Course in Devising Theatre at the London International School of Performing Arts.