Nicknamed Daboo and known as a Bollywood actor who has had notable roles in Jeet, Raampur Ka Lakshman, and Jawani Diwani.
In 1955, he appeared in Shree 420 as a child artist and made his acting/directorial debut in 1971 in Kal Aaj Aur Kal.
He was highly praised for his roles in the films Sawaal and Pukar.
He had two daughters born in 1974 and 1980 with his wife, Babita, whom he married in 1971.
He is a Bollywood actor like Shahrukh Khan.