- Debuted in his father's film Mera Naam Joker (1970).
- Appeared opposite his future wife Neetu Singh in twelve films.
- In Amar Akbar Anthony (1977), he called Neetu by her real name in the opening scene, which was mistakenly left in the final cut of the film.
- Made his directorial debut with Aa Ab Laut Chalen (1999).
- Received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008.