| Rajat Barmecha|
| April 24, 1989 (age 26) (1989-04-24) Delhi, India|
Ritu Barmecha, Vicky Barmecha
Udaan, Waarrior Savitri, Shaitan, Desi Boyz, Life Reboot Nahi Hoti
Ritu Barmecha, Vikramaditya Motwane, Manjot Singh, Aayan Boradia, Bejoy Nambiar
Bal Bharati Public School
Rajat Barmecha (born 24 April 1989) is an Indian film actor who is best known for his lead role in the 2010 Bollywood film Udaan.
Rajat Barmecha was born in Ladnun, Rajasthan, and grew up in Delhi. He did his schooling and higher education from Bal Bharati Public School, Brij Vihar, Ghaziabad. He has had a passion for acting since childhood. Though his father comes from a business background, he supported Rajat to take up his dream. Rajat's elder brother Vicky Barmecha was supportive of his brother's dream and encouraged him.
His debut film Udaan follows 17-year-old Rohan (played by Barmecha) who has been expelled from boarding school after being caught watching an adult film. He is forced to return home to an authoritarian father and a half-brother whose existence he had previously been unaware of. For his role in the film, he was nominated for a Screen Award for Most Promising Newcomer – Male. He then made a cameo appearance in Shaitan. He will next star in a film tentatively titled Leader which will be presented by Imtiaz Ali and directed by his associate Rajesh Tibrewal. The film is expected to release by the end of this year.
Barmecha admits to bunking classes with his friends, but their results "used to make them happy, as we always got good marks". He initially went to Mumbai to be a jewellery designer, but quit after a week or two. Barmecha is a Hindu and has described himself as "spiritual". Barmecha is an avid Traveller and a massive Into The Wild fan. He mostly Travels Solo. He says "Travelling helps your soul grow and there is no bigger learning than Travel." His sister Ritu Barmecha is also an actor and brother Vicky Barmecha is a Film Director who assisted Anurag Kashyap on Bombay Velvet.
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