Ali Khan was a renowned actor of Hindi Cinema. He was born on 26 May in Maigra Imamganj, Gaya Bihar. Ali has two brothers and one sister. After completing his education, Ali graduated from Magadh University with a Bachelor of Science in Bodh Gaya, Bihar. After that, he attempted the All India Pre-Medical admission examination but failed to enter it. Ali Khan wanted to become an actor since his childhood, so he started participating in school competitions & various fests. In 1975 Ali went to Mumbai to receive his family member, then he visited RK Studios & saw the shooting of Kasme Vaade by . According to him, watching Amitabh Ji on set inspired him more to work as an actor. In 1980, Ali shifted to Mumbai from Bihar to build his career in acting. Ali started his career in 1983 with his debut film Kalka in which he played the supporting role of Gopi.
In 1985, Ali worked in Rehem Dil Jallad. He played the role of Antagonist, but that was not a big hit. The Year 1992 turned out to be a fantastic year for him as he got a chance to work with his favorite actor Shri Amitabh Bachchan in the film
which was a big hit movie in Hindi Cinema. After this movie, Ali got popular in the industry. Later on, Ali worked in many films like Juaari (1994), Sarfarosh (1999), Vishwatthama (1992) & many more. In 2005, Ali debuted in the Bhojpuri Film Industry with the film Rasili Tohre Khatir in which he played the supporting role.
He also made his television debut in the same year with the DD National serial Karan: The Detective. After that, he has done many films in Bhojpuri like Hamar Mother India (2008), Intezar Karab Qayamat se Qayamat Tak (2013), and Dulhan Chahi Pakistan Se 2 (2018). In 2008 he appeared in the famous television series Kumkum: Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan. Ali was a legendary actor from 2018 to 2022 every year he was awarded some prominent awards like AIAC Award for Individual Achievements & Nation Building (2018), Dadasaheb Phalke Film Yatra Awards (2019), Bollywood Legend Awards (2019), Nari Samman Award (2021), Legend Dadasaheb Phalke Awards & Bollywood Iconic Awards in 2022.