Amit Khanna is very well talented small screen actor, producer, lyricist, and a writer. He had worked for Reliance for a couple of years and then he resigned and concentrated more on writing. He wanted to start his career in small screen, thus he moved to Bombay and then produced for
’s Nevkatan films.
He then produced films like Man Pasand starring Dev Anand, Tina Munim,
and Mehmood and Sheeshey Ka Ghar starrIng Raj Babbar and
. Most of his shootings were with
with whom he shared good relations.
In 1995, he produced first Indian English series "A mouthful of sky." He was a Chairman of Reliance Entertainment and was president for two terms of Film and Television Producers Guild of India. Being a lyricist, he has written a wide range of films. He claims that he got a role to play in Kayamath for which he had to go through series of auditions. He was also seen in a popular Balaji show ‘Karam Apna Apna’ wherein he had to act as a lower middle-class guy. He is also known for his charm and claimed to be a jolly man and one of the best person in his era.