Sharman Joshi comes from a long line of theatre people. His father and mother had extremely prominent careers in Gujarati cinema.
He is the brother of Mansi Joshi and brother-in-law of Rohit Roy who are both prominent television actors.
He is married to Prerna, who is the daughter of the well known actor Prem Chopra.Sharman Joshi is an Indian actor who has appeared in plays as well as movies. He made his film debut in Godmother with Shabana Azmi and won rave reviews for his portrayal as the protagonist's troubled son.
He subsequently appeared in the 2001 box office hit Style which was shortly followed by Excuse Me. Sharman has acted in English, Hindi and Gujarati stage productions and his most commercially successful and critically acclaimed movie to date in the 2006 hit – Rang De Basanti with Aamir Khan.
He made his film debut in the 1999 art film, Godmother.
This was followed by Style (2001), produced by N Chandra. Style was followed with a sequel called Xcuse Me (2003), and other comedies like Shaadi No. 1 (2005).
In 2006 he starred in Rang De Basanti. Later that year he starred in the comedy film Golmaal. In 2007 he appeared in the films Life in a Metro, Dhol and Raqeeb. The following year saw him as the character Shyam in Hello, the film adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's novel One Night @ the Call Center.
Joshi also played the male lead in the film Sorry Bhai! in 2008 and one of the three characters in the 2009 film, 3 Idiots, which was based on Chetan Bhagat's novel Five Point Someone.
In year 2009 he also hosted a game show at Real T.V. called PokerFace: Dil Sachcha Chehra Jhootha, which was based on a British game show called PokerFace.