Dileesh Nair has been in the Malayalam film industry since long. He has scripted one of the biggest hits in Malayalam, Salt n Pepper. He has also written the scripts for two other Ashique Abu movies Da Thadiya and Idukki Gold. He made his directorial debut with the movie Tamaar Padaar with Prithviraj in the lead role. Movie also has Baburaj in a pivotal role.