He was born as Kanwarjit Paintal. He was born in Sikh family. He is an Indian actor and he is also a teacher. He has worked in many movies and television serials too. He was born in Amritsar. He lived with his family in Delhi. He did acting workshop from Film and Television Institute of India and in 2008 was the Head of the Acting Department of FTII. His work includes: Jawani Diwani (1972), Salma in Rafoo Chakkar (1975), Guruji in Bawarchi (1972), Arun in Piya Ka Ghar (1972), Panditji (Astrologer) in Parichay (1972), Totaram in Jangal Mein Mangal (1972), Kamal in Heera Panna (1973), Headmaster in Roti (1974), and Budh Anand in Satte Pe Satta (1982). One of his most notable roles was as Champak Boomia in Aaj Ki Taaza Khabar (1973). His brother Gufi Paintal has worked as Shakuni in Mahabharat serial.Check out this page for more updates on Kanwarjit Paintal.