Mohan Shankar wears many caps including writer, director, and actor. Though he has tried his luck in all these three categories of film making he is basically a passionate writer. He commenced his career in acting with the flick Yaarge Saalathe Sambala in 2000. He attained the height of success with movies like Malla and Kurigalu Saar Kurigalu.
Born on September 24, Mohan is leading a happy married life. He became director with the film Krishna, Nee Late Aagi Baaro and he also acted in the movie along with
, Neetu and
. As a writer, Mohan gave the story for the film Lava Kusha that featured Kannada legends Shivarajkumar and Upendra. At present Mohan is participating in the Season 4 of Big Boss Kannada which is hosted by Kiccha Sudeep.