Abid Ali is a well-known Pakistani personality famous in his neighboring country India also. In the young age, during his schooling, he had no specified interest in television, but he had an artistic and creative mind. When he moved on to college, he gave auditions to work in Radio Pakistan and got selected by Ata Shad for his appreciable voice that was suitable for the job. He worked in Radio Pakistan while studying. After completing his college, he decided to work as a television actor and moved to Lahore and started giving auditions and got a break on television in India. Afterward, he also did great work in different Pakistani and Indian movies like Sahiba (1992), Nageena (1990) etc. Abid Ali got married to Humaira Ali and had three daughters. Later, he got separated from Humaira Ali and married
Rabia Naureen in 2006.