Gopi has appered in silver screen first time in film Ek Chadar Maili Si (1986 ). He later appeared in movies like Mera Dil Tere Liye(1992) and Lajja (2001).He worked in Punjabi films and serials also. He was often given small roles.
Gopi had a long experience of Film Industry but he had to wait for a big chance. Today in FIR he is becoming very popular with his funny english dialogues.