Born on 24 February 1980, Sumit Sharma did his graduation in Commerce from
Jammu University, M.A. in Indian Theatre from Panjab University, Chandigarh, and
the Post-Graduate Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication from Chandigarh.
He received a Young Artists’ Scholarship from the Department of Culture,
Government of India.
Sumit has directed many plays which have been staged in different parts of the country. Some of his major plays include Andher Nagri, Baje Dhindhora, Charandas Chor, Beauty is Beast, Mind Games, Gifty, Refund, Dhuvain Mai Udti Zindagi, Jab Hum Nahin Honge, and Yeh Laash Kiski Hai. He has also acted in many plays, and has conducted various theatre workshops. He has been working as a professional actor with Natarang, Jammu for the last 15 years.