Vijaya Prasad began his career as a small screen television artist and writer with the Kannada sitcom, ‘
’. After having had enough experience as a television script writer with sitcoms like ‘Maja with Sruja’ and ‘
’, which calls for more effort than a film, he then began to script his directorial debut ‘Sidlingu’ for which he won the Filmfare Award - Best Director in the year 2012. After which, he scripted for the film ‘Neer Dose’.