Producer and actor who has produced a number of hit Indian films, including Ananda Jyothi (1993), Dakota Express (2002) and Villain (2017). He is also the founder of the production company Rockline Entertainments, which has produced several blockbusters.
He began his career as a stuntman in the 80s.
He produced Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2012), which won the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment.
He married a woman named Pushpakumari and had sons named Abhilash and Yatish.
He acted alongside Jaggesh Shivalingappa in the crime film 8MM Bullet (2018).