His daughter decided that she wanted to be a actress.
He is uncle to famous Los Angeles based artist and musician Faris McReynolds. Faris even appeared in the video film Shahadat as a 8 year old child.
When Pancholi was involved with actress Pooja Bedi, he was accused of statutory rape of her minor domestic help (15 at the time).
He's the son of the Bollywood filmmaker Rajan Pancholi and Aruna.
Before acting in films, Aditya did approx. 7 video films produced by Hiba films. Hiba was owned by Nari Hira the owner of Stardust Magazine.
Starred in the shelved film "Desh" (1996) starring Dharmendra, Aditya Pancholi, Puru Rajkumar, Mamta Kulkarni, Karina Grover, Mohan Joshi,Mukesh Rishi,Paresh Rawal, Mohnish Behl.
Aditya Pancholi played the main antagonist in the film Dum Maro Dum 2011. He said that speaking local Goan language Konkani was not difficult for him because he is a frequent visitor to Goa and can speak the language like the locals.
Rejected the villain role in Mela because he did not want to go bare chested .
Rejected the villains role in Ghajini due to personal problems.
Starred in the shelved film, Anshu Prema Films,"Maha Paap"(1990).Starring Mithun Chakraborthy, Madhuri Dixit, Aditya Pancholi, Sumeet Saigal,Suparna,Sadashiv Amrapurkar,Shakti Kapoor,Paresh Rawal,Sanjay Bajaj. Music by Anand - Milind, Produced and Directed by Surendra Mohan Ahuja.
Starred in the shelved movie, Indian Arts "War" (1999). Starring Dharmendra, Mithun Chakraborthy, Aditya Pancholi,Mallika, Puneet Issar,Jack Gaud. Produced by Saroj Choudhry, Directed by TLV Prasad.
Starred in the shelved movie,Roopa Films, "Be -Khaber"(1999). Starring Aditya Pancholi, Faraaz Khan,Taariq Shah, Monty,Arun Bakshi,Raju Shrestha. Music by Ghulam Ali, Directed by Mahendra Shah.
Signed for Shikaar(2000), but was later replaced by Gulshan Grover.
Starred in the shelved movie,Ghori Arts "Sabse Bada Bazigar"(1995). Starring Aditya Pancholi, Ayub Khan, Madhoo,Divya Dutta, Music by Laxmikant Pyarelal, Produced by A.L.Ghori,M.H.Ghori,N.M.Ghori, Directed by Partho Ghosh.
Was signed for Mamik's role in Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander but later opted out.
Was signed for Swarg Jaisa Ghar but later opted out.
Was signed for Aasoo Bane Angaarey but was replaced by Deepak Tijori.
Starred in the shelved film, C.A. Arts "Tujhe Dekh Loonga"(1990). Starring Raj Babbar, Aditya Pancholi,Mandakini,Swapna,Kiran Kumar. Music by Anand Milind, Produced by Anil Pandit, Charan Manchanda, Directed by Anil Pandit.
Starred in the shelved movie Triple Aar Movies " Kab? Kyon? Aur Kahan?"(2001) Starring Chandrachur Singh(who later dropped out from the movie), Yukta Mookhey( Who later dropped out),Aditya Pancholi,Sharad Kapoor,Sanjay Suri,Neha, Mallika Sherawat(Using the screen name Reema Puri),Arif Zakaria,Zulfi Sayed, Jaya Seal, Music by Nikhil Vinay, Produced by Ramesh Sharma, Directed by Anil Mattoo.
Niece is actress, producer, writer Natasha Pancholi Khatod. Natasha is the granddaughter of Mahesh Damodar Pancholi. Mahesh was the brother of famous producer Dalsukh Pancholi, founder of the famous Lahore production house, Pancholi Arts. Aditya Pancholi father Rajan was a brother of Dalsukh.
Daughter Sana Pancholi was to debut in Bollywood with the Suneel Darshan's Shaka Laka Boom Boom. She claimed she was uncomfortable with the role due to the amount of exposing it required. Suneel Darshan claimed he dropped her due to Sana being a terrible actress. Sana Pancholi was then replaced by Kangana Ranaut after Aditya recommended her. Next Sana signed Vivek Vaswani's film "Direct Dil Se" opposite Ranvijay Singh. That film also got shelved.
Daughter Sana has moved to Goa and opened up a Itallian restaurant called Cafe Lambretta. She wants to do offbeat cinema if she ever decided to become a actress.
Starred in the shelved film "Jadoo" (1992). Starring Aditya Pancholi,Pooja Bhatt, Anupam Kher, Directed by Mahesh Bhatt. The film was a remake of the Hollywood movie Cocktail.
In 1990, Mandakini launched her home production banner "A.M.A Productions". It was opened in partnership with her secretary Ajit Dewan and Aditya Pancholi. They each took their respective initials and got "A (Ajit),M (Mandakini),A (Aditya). "A.M.A. Productions". They launched the film Naam Cheen. It was then Mandakini had problems with Ajit over money. Ajit and Aditya replaced her from the film without informing her. They even completed the film without Mandakini knowing. Mandakini was awaiting the announcement of the shooting. Mandakini felt cheated by Aditya for not informing her.
Starred in the shelved film "Muhafiz"(1988) . Starring Aditya Pancholi (Repaced Mohshin Khan), Anita Raaj.