Known for his comedy movie Bhoothnath and for his science fiction feature Kal Kissne Dekha, this Indian director also had a career as a screenwriter, penning the scripts for both of these films and also writing the screenplay for the 2014 movie Bhoothnath Returns.
He began his cinematic career by serving as a post production manager for the 1998 Hindi film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.
He assistant directed the late 1990s Tinnu Anand feature Major Saab.
He spent his early years in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India.
His first film starred the acclaimed Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan.