- Acting happened to him accidentally; auditioned for the annual school play Charley's Aunt, accepting a challenge from a colleague. He managed to bag the lead role.
- Landed in Los Angeles where he joined Stanislavski Studio instead of UCLA, as he decided to make a career out of his acting skills.
- Selling cars, credit cards and cable subscriptions are few of the odd jobs he did to support himself while pursuing his studies in Los Angeles.
- Made his television debut with a series called Nyay, first aired in 1997.