- Was filming his debut role in Dus in 1997, when director Mukul S. Anand's death brought an abrupt end to filming. The film remains incomplete.
- Was nominated for the Filmfare Best Villain Award for his performance in Champion (2000).
- Won the Zee Cine Award Best Villain award for Footpath (2003).
- Has appeared in Hindi, Telugu and Punjabi films.
- Strictly opposes zoos, having appeared in an advertisement for PETA to highlight the mistreatment animals experience there.