Hossain started his acting career in theatrical productions in the mid-1970s. Later, he was enlisted as an actor of BTV and acted in dramas produced by BTV. He also starred in three movies including box office hit Dui Jibon, Notun Bou and Palabi Kothay. Since 1984, he became busy with making TVC and has contributed a lot in this sector to develop in today's level.
Hossain is married to Tazeen Halim Mona.
|Year||Title||Script Writer / Director||Co-stars||Notes|
|Hridoy Theke Paoa|
|Hotath Brishti||Faria Hossen||Sadia Islam Mou|
|1995||Shudhu Tomar Jonney||Shuborna Mustafa|
|Mon Moyuri||Shomi Kaysar|
|Bhalobasha Tomar Amar||Rehnuma, Shampa|
|Shuker Charpotro||Lubna Ahmed|
|Tumi Ki Shei Tumi||Sadia Islam Mou, Shimul|
|Montro Dilam Praner||Tania Ahmed|
|2006||U-Turn||Tarin Ahmed||TV play|
|Phuler Bagane Shap||Tarin Ahmed|
|2012||Prem Bachite Jane||Arif Khan (both)||Suborna Mustafa, Pijush Bandyopadhyay, Mou||telefilm, aired on ntv on Eid|
|Rashid Karimer Bibaho Bishayak Jatilata||Badrul Anam Soud||TV play, satirises the system of polygyny, aired on Channel 9 on Eid|
|Gabbu O Professor Rifat||Muhammed Zafar Iqbal
|TV play, aired on Eid|
|2013||Coxbazarer Kakatua||Faridur Reza Sagar||Orsha, Simanto||eight-episode TV series, aired on Channel i on Eid-ul-Fitr|
Noim Imtiaz Neyamul
|Tarin Ahmed||TV play, aired on SA TV on the channel's founding anniversary|
|Late Korey Sylhet-e||Faridur Reza Sagar
|Naziba Basher, Orsha, Probal||eight-episode TV series, aired on Channel i on Eid-ul-Fitr|
|2015||Raag Kore Rangamati||Faridur Reza Sagar||eight-episode TV series, aired on Channel i on Eid-ul-Fitr|
|Din Dupure Dinajpur||Faridur Reza Sagar||Orsha, Shimanto, Probal||eight-episode TV series, aired on Channel i on Eid-ul-Adha|
|Kobita Sundor||Bipasha Hayat
|Mahfuz Ahmed, Bipasha Hayat||single episode TV play, aired on Channel i on Eid-ul-Adha|
|2012||Bipashar Otithi||Bipasha Hayat||Bangla Vision|
|Dui Jibon||Parveen Sultana Diti|
|Palabi Kothay||Shabana, Suborna Mustafa, Humayun Faridi|
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