He is a Malayalam actor. He hails from Thrissur. He had worked with the well known directors such as T. V. Chandran, Pavithran, P. T. Kunju Muhammed, and K. R. Mohanan. He made his debut from the film campus story Pranayavarnangal. He is known for his work in the movies such as Danny (2002), Vilapangalkkappuram (2008), Bhoomi Malayalam (The Mother Earth, 2009), Paadam Onnu: Oru Vilapam (Lesson One: A Wail, 2003), P. T. Kunju Muhammed's Paradesi (Foreigner, 2007), Priyanandanan's Pulijanmam (Tiger Life, 2006), Madhu Kaithapram's Madhya Venal (2009), Dr. Biju's Veettilekkulla Vazhi (The Way Home, 2010) and Bhakthajanangalude Sradhakku (2011). He was born to Puthenpura Nalakathu Abdu and Nafeesa. He is the husband of Ramseena, who is a bank employee. The couple has a son Harshaq. Check out this page for more updates on Irshad.