My name is Om Raj Raut. I am an Actor and writer. I strongly believe in creating opportunity, bringing diversity, and creating authentic art.
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Om Raj is a Nepalese actor and writer. He was born in Middle Asia Nepal, grew up in Dhading and Kathmandu, and came to the United States in his late teen. He is currently based in New York City where he is pursuing a carrier in theatre, tv, and film. He is a proud first-generation college graduate specialized in theatre from the Citi University of New York. His main artistic concern is to bring diverse art and culture to the international audience from his diverse background where he has learned English as his third language after Nepali and Hindi.

In June 2020, he appeared in his solo show called "1953: Race For The Summit" in a Frigid New York Theatre Festival which was written, directed, and acted by himself. Recently in September 2020, he appeared as Toby in a play called ten ways to survive life in quarantine, AlfaNYC's online Production, written by Don Zolidis and directed by Alice Camarota.

His work has been seen on theatre for a new city on his one-man solo show, Off-Off-Broadway at AlfaNYC theatre including Lysistrata and A Private Christmas Carol. While studying BA in theatre at the City University of New York, He has performed in many productions at Marian Anderson Theater and BMCC Tribeca Performing Center including King Lear, Loophole, House Of Spirits, Midsummer Night's Dream, and Our Lady of 121 Street.

Before coming to the US, Om Raj has performed in the International theatre festival Calcutta India, his home country's theatre Nepal, where he started his professional acting carrier with a production of A Night With Mao.

His one-man solo show has been selected For the New York summer theatre festival 2021. He wants to use his pioneering spirits and his love for the arts towards underserved children and diverse artists by opening a performing art school in his home country in the future, where he strongly feels the lack of representation in the global platform.