- Made his movie debut with Damaad (1978).
- Received the prestigious Maharashtra State Film's V Shantaram Lifetime Achievement Award in 2000.
- Produced and acted in a sitcom Chutki Baja Ke, where he played 13 different characters.
- Owns a production company Aniket Telefilms, managed mostly by his wife.
- Is dubbed as the Samrat (king) of the Marathi film industry for his numerous contributions.