Kartar Cheema was born on 15 December 1982 in Moranwali, Sangrur. He completed his BA from Shaheed Udham Singh Collage, Sunam, Sangrur. He did his Masters in Theatre & Television from Punjabi University, Patiala. He made his debut with Punjabi movie Kaun Kise da beli and has emerged as an inspiration and sensation for the youth. He is a famous actor as well as singer.
He is recorded to have worked in more than 150 music videos of the Punjabi Industry. He won best Punjabi Male Model Award 2011, the Best Performance in a Negative Role, PIFAA in 2012. He loves Ghazals and Sufi music. He is also known to be fond of writing poems.