- Worked in advertising for several years before working in film.
- Co-founded the production company Phantom Films in 2011, along with Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane and Madhu Mantena.
- Won the National Film Award for Best Screenplay for Chillar Party (2011) which he co-directed and co-wrote with Nitesh Tiwari.
- Made his solo directorial debut with Queen (2014).
- Wrote Queen (2014) specifically for Kangana Ranaut.