Dileep Sankar was born on 24 January and is from Cochin, Kerala. He was the Kalapratibha of M.G. University in the year 1995. He is a very prominent Serial and Cinema actor known for his characters in serials like Ente Manasa Puthri, Manasariyathe, and Minnukettu. He has acted in a few movies like Gramophone, Kallu kondoru Pennu, Mazhapeyyumbol, Chappa Kurishu. In the movie Left Right Left, he plays the character of Joseph, who is a communist, and he gets killed in front of his son. The role was small but a strong one. His character in Chappa Kurishu as the Mobile shop owner who leaks the video of Fahad Fazil was noticed. His first teleserial was Roses in December directed by Jude Attipetty (1995). He was also a part of serials like Durga, Vava, Sparsham,
, Mandaram, and Aa Amma (2006).He has acted in several Tamil serials like Muhoortham and Kolangal. He is an Ad Film Director as well and heads the Ad Agency DNM Ideas.