Jaggi Malik debuted from famous action film Baghawat in 1963. He never became main villain actor due to the dominance of Mazhar Shah, Asad Bukhari and Ilyas Kashmiri. He was a B-class villain with loud and aggressive style of dialog delivery. He was seen in more than 100 movies and some main movies were Babul Da Vehra (1968), Ik Doli 2 Kahar, Zulm Da Badla (1972), Allah Ditta (1988) etc..
Jaggi Malik was born as a Christian but converted to Islam. He died on August 18, 2006 in Lahore.