Bengaluru: The greatest challenge for a dialogue writer is that he/she has to embody not one, but all the characters in a story, irrespective of gender, socio-economic status, etc., and come up with lines that each person is likely to say in a given situation. That’s easier said than done, but Kannada writer Maasthi has been acing for a while now. 

Known as bankable talent, Maasthi's screenplay speaks for itself. He has won awards and accolades for his children’s movie Ball Pen.

Maasthi is an Indian film dialogues writer/actor, who has worked predominantly in the Kannada movie industry. Maasthi has worked in popular movies like Kaddipudi, tagaru,  Salaga.

Maasthi is a very demanding Kannada film dialogue writer and always keeps the audience engaging with his punch dialogues.

Maasthi, who made a debut as a dialogue writer for 'Kaddipudi', grabbed the attention of many directors. He recently wrote for the movie 'College Kumar', 'Ayogya', 'Tagaru' among others. 

As a script writer, he has many famed movies in his kitty. Not just action thrillers, his genre spreads across various subjects like love, comedy and children's films. His notable works include Ball Pen, Yograj Bhatt helmed Panchatantra, Shiva Rajkumar starrer Kaddipudi and Tagaru, Ninasam Sathish's Ayogya, Prajwal Devaraj’s Gentleman and College Kumara. 

Maasthi is currently working on PRK Production starring Likith Shetty – Family Pack, director Sharan’s untitled, Abhishek Ambareesh starrer Bad Manners and actors Kishore and Vasishta starring yet to be titled films. 

He enjoys a huge fan following for his punchy and memorable dialogues and scripts. Maasthi has tasted success by working with the likes of Yogaraj Bhatt, Suri, Ram Gopal Verma, Jadesh Kumar, Tarun Sudhir, Arjun and Vachan in the Sandalwood industry.