Best known for his breakout role as Advocate Ajatshatru in the popular Sony TV psychological thriller series Yudh (2014), Avinash Tiwary has appeared in a handful of Bollywood movies since his debut in Suno Na, Ek Nanhi Awaaz (2009). Notable among these is the comedy-drama Tu Hai Mera Sunday
(2016), which followed five friends who set out on a search for a new haunt after their beach soccer tradition is cancelled. The film, which opened to much critical acclaim, had the actor essaying a central role alongside Barun Sobti
, Shahana Goswami
, Nakul Bhalla and Vishal Malhotra.
In 2018, Avinash appeared in the romantic drama Laila Majnu, where he was paired opposite Tripti Dimri in one of the titular roles.