Born at Kottayam. Father K.J.Joseph, Mother Eliyamma Joseph. His elder brother Jose Prakash was an ace actor.In 1968 he came in to the film field as a playback singer in the movie "Karthika". In 1970 he became an actor through the movie "Ara Nazhika Neram". Some of the movies he acted are Pani Theeratha Veedu, Chattakkari, Koodevide, Kallan Pavithran, Oridathoru Fileman, Idavela, Sapamoksham, Udhayam, Chinthamani Kolacase, Rashtram, Baba Kalyani etc.His wife is Daisy, Retired English Professor from Kottayam B.C.M. College. Famous script writers Dr.Bobby and Sanjay are his children. They are the screen play writers for the movie Ente veedu Appunteyum and Notebook. Thankam,his daughter, has sung a song for the movie Ente Veedu Appunteyum.