Ashish Vidyarthi, an established stage actor, has also acted in a number of television serials. He is a National Film Award-winning actor in India, who has worked in all the regional film industries. He won the Best Supporting Actor for film Drohkaal in 1995. Even though he typically acts in Hindi movies, he has also acted in several South Indian hit films, including AK 47, Aa Dinagalu, Jothegara in Kannada, Ghilli in Tamil, CID Moosa in Malayalam, Pokiri in Telugu and Bombaiyer Bombete in Bengali. He also played a pivotal role in the TV serial, Vaaris on Zee TV.