- Worked successfully as a model, before accepting an offer to star in the TV series A Mouthful of Sky.
- Appeared in Alisha Chinai's 1995 music video for her song "Made in India".
- Was involved in a 14 year long court battle after being accused of obscenity for posing in the nude for an advertising campaign alongside his former girlfriend Madhu Sapre. They were both eventually acquitted.
- Co-organised India's largest women only running event, the Pinkathon, which promotes good health and breast cancer awareness.
- Has appeared in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi and even Swedish language films.
- Completed the Ironman Triathlon, one of the toughest races in the world, at the age of 50 in 2015. He took 15 hours and 19 minutes to finish the race.