Famous for his starring roles in Pakistani television series such as Khushi Ek Roag and Samjhauta Express, Agha quickly became one of the top Pakistani small screen actors of his generation.
Before becoming known as a television star, he pursued a modeling career and appeared in a series of commercials.
In 2015, he launched a career in film, appearing in the features Maalik and Good Morning Karachi.
A native of Karachi, Pakistan, he was raised in a family of Muslim faith. His marriage produced sons named Fahad and Daniyal.
He and movie star Fawad Khan both became prominent Pakistani screen actors.