Brother of playback singer Meghna Oberoi ( Masti).
Ram Gopal Varma was going to launch him with Himanshu Malik's role in Jungle. Later he decided to make another film with him , with a bigger role.
Turned down a part in _Guru (2006/I)_.
Broke a leg while filming for a Mani Ratnam film and was hospitalised. He needed surgery, was in intensive care and his condition was quite serious for a couple of days. [July 2003]
He was recently awarded a Red and White bravery award for helping re-build a village which was hit severely by the Tsunami and adopted immediately by him.