- A leading action hero in Bollywood in the 1980s and 90s.
- Stopped working in Bollywood in the late 1990s and began a career in Bangladeshi cinema.
- As he doesn't speak Bengali, his voice needs to be dubbed frequently.
- Returned to Bollywood in 2003, and returned to the public spotlight with his portrayal of an underworld gangster in D - Underworld Badshah (2005).
- Judge on various TV shows such as Zara Nachke Dikha, Laugh India Laugh and The Great India Laughter Challenge.