He was best known for his roles in movies like Sarfarosh(1999), Lagaan (2001), Abhay (2001), Aan: Men at Work (2004), Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero (2005), Sankat City (2009) and theatre works such as Virasat (1985).
The actor is survived by his wife Shobha Vyas and two daughters. On 13th October 2008, the actor suffered from a paralytic attack while shooting for a film. Later, due to financial issues the family moved from Jaisalmer to Jaipur for Vyas’s treatment.
His wife Shobha also approached Cine and TV Artists Association (CINTAA) for financial help but could fetch none. Later, Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar, Irrfan Khan and a few others came forward and bore the medical expenses.
Shrivallabh Vyas took his last breath on 7th January 2018 in Jaipur and his last rights were done on Sunday evening by the family in Jaipur itself.