Indian actor and producer best known for his performance as Pasupathi in 2009 fantasy movie Arundhati. In 2017, Sood announced that he would be producing a biopic on Olympic runner Pusarla Venkata Sindhu.
After graduating from Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering in Nagpur, India, he made his big-screen debut in the Tamil film Kallazhagar.
He received critical acclaim for his role as the villain in a Telugu film called Ek Niranjan.
He and his two sisters were raised in Moga, Punjab, India by a businessman father and a teacher mother. He and his wife Sonali later became parents to two sons.
He acted opposite Salman Khan in Dabangg, a 2010 action movie that was a major box office hit.