Asif Ali is an upcoming South Indian film star. He was born in Thodupuzha in kerala, to M. P. Shoukath Ali and Molly on 4th February 1986. His father M. P. Shoukath Ali was the former Muncipal Chairman of Thodupuzha Muncipality. He has a younger brother Askar Ali. He did his degree in Business Administration from Marian College, Kuttikkanam.
After his dgree he modelled for ads,and worked as a video jockey.At that time Shyamaprasad selected him to his movie Ritu. Asif Ali made debut through Shyamaprasad's Ritu. He was then approached by Sathyan Anthikkad to play an important role in his 50th film Kadha Thudarunnu,this filim was a success and completed 75 days all over kerala.His third filim was Apoorvaragam,directed by Sibi Malayil.He has completed M. A. Nishadh's Best Of Luck,Rajesh Kannamkara's Ithu Nammude Katha,Rajesh Pillai's Traffic,Sibi Malayil Violin and Ashiq abu Salt N Papper.Salt N' Pepper became superhits at box office.