- Mainly worked as an assistant director in the 1990s.
- Made his acting debut with a short appearance in Ennodo Ishtam Koodamo (1992).
- Has won three Kerala State Awards: Two Special Jury Awards for Kunjikoonan (2002) and Chanthupottu (2005) and a Best Actor Award for Vellaripravinte Changath (2011).
- In 2013 he was awarded the Asianet Film Award of Excellence for completing 20 years in the Malayalam film industry.
- Has appeared in over 100 Malayalam films.