Raquib Arshad is a self-made actor from a remote village Bharkatta in Giridih, Jharkhand. He did his schooling from Subhash Public School, Jharkhand, and completed his master's degree from Indira Gandhi National Open University. His father is a doctor, one of the brothers studied medicine, and the other one works with Google. He, with his determination and talent, made his place in the industry. He reached Mumbai in 2013 and cleared the audition for the short film ‘Reflected Dreams’ directed by Ayan Banerjee.
This short film received a lot of appreciation and won many awards in the film festivals. He worked in many TV Serials, namely ‘
,’ ‘Mannphodganj’ as Yadav, ‘Bhoot Purva,’ ‘
,’ ‘Bal Gopal,’ ‘
,’ and ‘
.’ He also worked in a couple of TV commercials. He played the character of Anshuman and an old woman in the web series of ‘Ragini MMS Returns’ under the banner of Balaji Telefilms. In 2019, he worked in Hotstar’s web series ‘Criminal Justice’ opposite actors
, Jacky Shroff, and Rucha Inamdar.
He worked with great actors like
. His parents were not acceptable to let Raquib pursue a career in acting, but after seeing his success, they are proud of him and appreciated his choices.