Vyshak had a dream directorial debut with megastar Mammootty and Prithviraj in his first film. Pokkiri Raja was an instant hit and Vyshak, with the solo hit was considered a bankable director. He then made the movie Seniors which was a comedy thriller. His next, Mallu Singh was one of the biggest hits at the box-office and gave Malayalam cinema a new star, Unni Mukundan. His movie Vishudhan was drove towards it lot of controversies as it was based on a love story between a nun and a father.