Thej is an actor, director, and producer in the Kannada film industry. He has re-entered the realm of the Kannada film industry after being absent for 18 years with his directorial debut, Rewind. Rewind is a Tamil-Kannada thriller movie starring
. He made his debut as a child actor in Maheshwara. His first movie in the lead role was Meese Chiguridaga, after which he paused his acting career to focus on his education.
Thej has been a part of numerous other projects like Konjam Veyil Konjam Mazhai, Gaandham, and Kadhalukku Maranamillai. In the like of blockbusters like Prashanth Neel's K.G.F and Rajamouli's Baahubali, Thej is in the process of planning a pan-India movie. This movie is named GOD. GOD is an acronym for Glory of Dons. It will release in all South Indian languages and Hindi.