Aryan Vaid began his professional career as a model. He rose from ranks to new highs in his career after he won the much coveted Grasim Mr India crown in the year 2000. The very same year, he was also voted as the most attractive man of the Indian subcontinent.
Prior to his modelling career, he was a chef and was employed at the famous 5-star hotel of Mumbai called The Leela and soon, he started his own business in catering. He became an overnight star after winning the Mr International and Mr India title in the year 2000. Soon after these titles, he started endorsing various brands and also walked the ramp for various famous designers.
Aryan acted in various plays at the Prithvi Theatre in Mumbai and also did few petty roles in the Indian television industry. His cinematic career began with the film titled Market in 2003. After which, he appeared in many films but mostly in B-grade Hindi films such as Chaahat – Ek Nasha, Fun – Can Be Dangerous Sometimes, and Diary Of A Butterfly among others. His acting career was not as successful as his modelling career.
He participated in the Bigg Boss season 1 in 2006. Recently he appeared in the famous television series titled Udaan in 2014. He is also a lifestyle columnist and writes articles on the leading newspaper The Hindustan Times.