Ashutosh Rana is an Indian actor working in the Hindi Film Industry and the Telugu Film Industry. He gained popularity in Bollywood after the film, `Dushman`, where he played a cold blooded murderer and psychopathic killer. He is mostly given roles of antagonists in movies, though he also plays other supporting roles. He has acted in South Indian films, and is known as `Jeeva` in the South Indian Film Industry. He frequently appears in Mahesh Bhatt's films.
He started his career with the television serial `Swabhimaan`, followed by serials like, `Farz`, `Sazish`, `Kabhi Kabhi`, `Waris` and anchoring the TV shows, `Baazi Kiski` and `Sarkaar Ki Duniya`. Currently, he is working in a Star Plus show `Kaali- Ek Agnipariksha`, where he plays a negative.