Dileesh Pothan was an associated director for more than 10 years. He made his debut as an actor in Salt N’ Pepper. He played the role of a director who tries to woo a dubbing artist Maya played by Shwetha. After Salt N Pepper, he acted in Siby Malayil’s Unnam. Dileesh Pothan was into theatre for a long time and has played various roles in major theatre productions as well as directed around five amateur plays.