Rajesh Kumar started his career with Asmita Theatre Group, Delhi, and is now a theatre, TV, and film actor, casting director, and storyteller. His film work includes, the Oscar-nominated short film Kavi, Halla Bol, Parzania, National award-winning short film Boond, and TV series Crime Patrol, C.I.D. and Bhanwar. In recent times, he has been performing as a solo storyteller in a show titled Jash-e Qalam. Since 2009, he has done over 125 shows of works such as Tilism-e Hoshruba, Dastan-e Chauboli, Dastan-e Sedition, Dastan Raja Vikram Ki. He has performed Dastangoi at Prithvi Bombay, at the Kala Ghoda Festival, for SPIC MACAY, at Rangshankara, Bangalore among others.