Shabbir is a popular TV actor, known for playing Milind Mishra in 'Kayamath'. His chemistry with co-star Panchi Bora on the show stood out, and added to his popularity. He was back in the limelight playing Rishi Garewal on 'Kahin To Hoga'. He has also done several other TV shows as well as anchored shows like 'Nach Baliye', 'Dancing Queen' and the recent 'Guinness World Records Ab India Todega'. He made his Bollywood debut with 'Shootout at Lokhandwala' and also starred in 'Mission Istanbul'. He recently turned producer with his production house 'Flying Turtles' which produces the drama 'Ganga ki Dheej'. He is currently dating TV actress Kanchi Kaul.