- Best known for his directing, but has also acted in some small roles, beginning with Paanch (2003).
- Had four scripts rejected, before he finally managed to get his first film made.
- Assisted Mani Ratnam for his film Yuva (2004).
- Made his directing debut with Dabangg (2010), which he also co-wrote with Dilip Shukla.
- Dabangg broke several box-office records, including highest grossing opening week for a Bollywood film and is one of the most profitable Bollywood films of all time.