Nassar is an Indian film actor, director and producer, who mainly works in the South Indian film industry. He is the incumbent president of the Nadigar Sangam.
Nassar was born onMarch 1958 to Mehaboob Basha and Mumtaz in Chengalpattu, Tamil Nadu. He studied in St. Josephs Higher Secondary School . He moved to Chennai after school, where he finished his preuniversity at Madras Christian College. At Madras Christian College, he was an active member of the Dramatic Society. Later for a brief time, he worked in the Indian Air Force. He trained in two acting schools the South Indian Film Chamber of Commerces Film Institute and the Tamil Nadu Institute for Film and Television Technology.