- Met his wife Deepti when he visited the college she was studying at, whilst working on Aabhalmaya.
- Won the Star Screen Award for Best Comedian for his performance in Dor (2006).
- Won the Stardust Breakthrough Performance Award (Male) for Om Shanti Om (2008).
- Runs a production house called Affluence Movies Private Ltd. which released its first film Sanai Chaughade in 2008.
- Appeared in the first ever Marathi superhero film Baji (2015).