Abhilash Bhattacharya is a multi-tasker. He is a renowned cartoonist, a novelist, an illustrator, a remarkable orator, a producer, a documentary filmmaker, and a creative director. He holds a post-graduate degree in Research and Fine Arts. His father works as a professor while his mother is a house-wife. He is the owner of the production banner Soft Focus Telefilms. His hometown is Ujjain. However, he traveled to Mumbai to made it his base to fulfill his ambitions and dreams. Initially, Abhilash worked as a freelancer cartoonist for publication offices like Times. He even worked as an entertainment and art designer for Easel World Water Park. But his real passion was writing, and so after some time he quit and began to focus in writing.
His job profile includes working as an assistant director for
. Soon after he financed a serial named Surabhi with the help of
. He is also the director of Surabhi. Doordarshan channel telecasted the show, and it was one of the longest-running series. He also financed serials like Shabash India and Saare Jahan Se Achha for Zee Channel. It won the Indian Television Academy Award for Best Reality Show and the RAPA. Simultaneously, he also created several short films that focus on social issues. This helped consolidate his position as a producer and his production house's value in the market.
He conceptualized and created the serial Which Colors Channel telecasted. It was his personal favorite project since he is a self-proclaimed foodie. Several Bollywood actresses like Prachi Desai, Raveena Tandon, Karishma Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, and Urmila Matondkar made a guest appearance on the show. It became a huge hit, became the number one ranked show and ran for three seasons. Chef Gautam Maharshi is the judge who he became extremely popular among the housewives who religiously followed the serial, and actor Rohit Roy was the host.
He has also authored an English teen fiction Seven Secrets of Rainbow- The Journey Begins. Though Abhilash has also written several short stories, he has not had published them. He has also directed a movie named I Love You Baba, which released in the year of 2009. His shows are an inspiration for several talents hunts show that are currently running on the small screen. Besides food, he is also passionate about traveling. His favorite TV Channel is TVC. He dislikes watching shows that depict the participant's personal life on the screen which is a norm these days. Currently, he is busy playing the fourth season of the Kitchen Champion.