Aditya Narayan Jha (Devanāgarī: आदित्य नारायण झा)(born August 6, 1987 commonly known as Aditya Narayan is a Bollywood actor, singer & television host. He is the only child of renowned playback singers Udit and Deepa Narayan Jha.
Aditya started his musical career when he was just 4 years old, rendering a song for a Nepali film called Mohoni. He later sang alongside his father in Akele Hum Akele Tum in the year 1995, and then alongside Asha Bhosle in Rangeela where he also appeared on screen for the first time. He further gained popularity when he sang "Chotta Bachcha" in the 1996 film Masoom for which he also numerous awards, including the Screen award. He also appeared as a child artist in Pardes alongside Shahrukh Khan and Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai. In Jab Pyar Kisise Hota Hai, he was playing the role of the son of Salman Khan. In 2000 Aditya took a break from Bollywood on account of his changing voice. He also took the time to pursue his education, and spent a year in London pursuing a diploma at the Tech School's Of Music, London. In 2007 he returned as host of the popular musical show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007 . Aditya then hosted Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs International On Zee TV. Aditya also hosted IIFA 2008, which was held held at Bangkok, Thailand. He is currently hosting Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2009 Aditya has signed a two film deal with Vikram Bhatt. He begins shooting for the first in January.
|2008||Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai||Kabir Dhanrajgir|
|2009||Vikram Bhatt's next-Shapit (The Cursed)||[Signed contract on his 21'st birthday]|
Aditya was loved & appreciated for his work as the host of SaReGaMaPa Challenge 2007 and Lil Champs 2007/08 not only by his fans but also by critics alike. He bagged numerous awards in his debut year on television, a feat unachieved by any other television celebrity in the past. :
-Global Indian Television Award: Face of The Year
-Idea ITA Award: Star of the Year
-Sansui Television Award: Face Of The Year
-New Talent Award: Best New Anchor
-Lions Gold Award: Best Anchor of a Television Program
-Cinegoer's Award: Best Anchor of a Television Program
-Kalakaar Award: Best Anchor of a Television Program and many more awards.