Sujoy Ghosh made his directorial debut in 2003 with 'Jhankaar Beats' which was a tribute to R. D. Burman. His next films 'Home Delivery' and 'Aladin' did not achieve box office success. However the turning point of his career was the Vidya Balan starrer 'Kahaani' which won several accolades and awards. The film was highly praised for its taut screenplay. Sujoy even acted in a Bengali film 'Satyanweshi' where he essayed the role of the iconic detective Byomkesh Bakshy. He even wrote the Hrithik Roshan-Katrina Kaif starrer 'Bang Bang'. Recently Sujoy made a short film 'Ahalya' which starred Radhika Apte.