Rajpal Yadav is one of the most popular comic role actors in the Hindi film industry. Rajpal Yadav made his Bollywood debut with the 1999 movie Dil Kya Kare. Yadav has worked in more than 150 movies which include appearances in Marathi, Telugu, Kannada, and Bengali language movies. Rajpal Yadav has acted in the Hollywood movie Bhopal: A prayer for rain,
Rajpal Yadav has shared screen space with some of the most popular actors of the Bollywood film industry like Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, and Govinda.
Some of the notable movies he worked in are Hungama, Waqt: The Race Against Time, Garam Masala, Phir Hera Pheri, Dhol, Bhool Bhulaiyaa, Partner, Chup Chup Ke, Bhagam Bhag, and Judwaa 2.