An author, a political columnist, a stunt director, a screenwriter, and also a dialogue writer, Don Ashok is a prominent figure in the Tamil film Industry. He was born in Tamil Nadu in India. His first work in Tollywood as a writer was movie
which hit the theatres in March 2016. Then, he also did the screenwriting for the movie Kaatteri released in 2018, and Embitran released in 2019. In 2020, he directed stunts for the film Mafia Chapter One.
Many acclaimed writers have appreciated his essays on contemporary Indian politics, as well. As an author, Periyappaavin Kaadhu is his collection of Tamil Short Stories that was released on 26 December 2013.