It can be said that Mahmood Aslam is one of the 'old heads' of the Pakistani media. Mahmood started acting relatively late in his career, but quickly made a name for himself. He has also appeared in several TV commercials as well, but it is his consistent acting in Pakistani dramas that has made him so famous.
He is more of a fatherly figure in the media industry, and is known to provide guidance and support to new coming actors. Mahmood Aslam has acted in several very famous dramas, such as Janjaal Pura and Amar Bail.