Popularly known by his character name, Mukundilal Gupta in Sab TV’s show Lapataganj, Rohitash Gaud is another senior actor of the television industry. He has received several awards for his role of Mukundilal including Indian television academy award, Sab TV award and Zee Gold Awards.
As of now he is portraying the role of Vishnu in Sony Pal’s show Khushyon Ki Gullakh Ashi. Beside television industry, he has additionally worked in various Bollywood movies. He marked his debut with the biopic film Veer Savarkar in 2001. Though he has worked on several Bollywood movies, the majority of them has been just cameo appearances. He worked with actor Irfan Khan in the movie Pratha. He played the role of Manoj Vajpai’s brother in the 2003 movie Pinjar. He has acted in both the installments of Munnabhai series. In the first installment he played the role of “nariyal pani waala” whereas in the second installment, he played the part of Cuckoo, Boman Irani’s secretary.
Some of his other notable films are One Two Three, Matrubhoomi, Sun Zara and the latest being A Wednesday. In the movie A Wednesday, he played the part of a Muslim terrorist Ikhlaque Ahmad. He also made cameo appearances in movies like 3 Idiots and Atithi Tum Kab Jaoge. He played the role of Javed Jaffrey’s servant in the former, whereas a bank manager in the latter.