He was the creative head of Ekta Kapoor’s Balaji Telefilms for shows like Mahabharat, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil. He later started his own production studio The Lost Boy Productions which created popular television series Gumrah: End of Innocence, Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan, V The Serial, Yeh Hai Aashiqui and MTV Webbed. He is also the programming head of MTV India.
He started his career as a television actor later one he spread his wing as screenwriter and producer. After moving to Mumbai, he started to work for Bhimsain Khurana as a writer. Bhimsain Khurana is a renowned Bollywood director who has done films like “Gharonda” in 1977.
As Creative Head
After this, he joined Balaji Telefilms as a trainee, but he got fired in 4 days. After that, he joined DJ’s A Creative and worked there under Deeya Singh who is a TV director. Due to his good and dedicated work, Vikas was called back to Balaji Telefilms again by the same person who fired him.
Later on, he worked as the creative head in successful TV soaps like “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” “Mahabharat”, “Kis Desh Main Hain Mera Dil” and others.
After the successful stint in Balaji Telefilms, he started his own production house “A Lost Boy Productions”. Here his put his first step as a producer and produced many popular TV series like “Gumraah: End of Innocence”, “The Serial”, “Yeh Hain Aashiqui”, “MTV Webbed” and others.
But this was not the end of his skills, he showed his great skills as a successful screenwriter too. He had written scripts for many successful TV serials like the episode writer of “Mujey Meri Family Sey Bachao”, episode writer of “Golden Era with Annu Kapoor”, Desi Beats, Gumrah: End of Innocence along with “The Serial”
|2000–2008||Kyu Ki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi||Balaji Telefilms||Creative Producer|||
|2003||MTV Roadies||A Lost Boy Production||Producer|||
|2006-2009||Kasamh Se||Balaji Telefilms||Creative Director|||
|2008||Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki||Creative Director|||
|2008–2010||Kis Desh Mein Hain Mera Dil||Creative Director|||
|2008-2010||Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna||Creative Director|||
|2009||Kitani Mohabbat Hai||Creative Director|||
|2009-2010||Bayttaab Dil Kee Tamanna Hai||Creative Director|||
|2010-2011||Tere Liye||Creative Director|||
|2012–2016||Gumrah||A Lost Boy Production||Producer|||
|2012||V The Serial||Producer, Writer|||
|2013-2016||Yeh Hai Aashiqui||Producer|||
|2014-present||Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya||Producer, Host (for one episode)|||
|2014-2015||Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan||Producer|||
|2015||Bad Company||Host, Producer|
|2010||Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani||Balaji Telefilms||Cameo - Quit||Star One|||
|2017-18||Bigg Boss 11||Enemol Shine India||Celebrity Contestant - 2nd Runner-up||Colors TV|||
|2016||ITA awards||Best Thriller Award||Gumrah||Won|
|2016||ITA awards||Best Story Teller||Gumrah||Won|
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 "Bigg Boss 11: Who is Vikas Gupta? Profile, Biography, Photos and Video". The Indian Express. 4 October 2017. http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/television/bigg-boss-11-who-is-vikas-gupta-profile-biography-photos-and-video-4874460/.
- ↑ 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 Bigg Boss 11 contestant Vikas Gupta: All you wanted to Know About the Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan Actor and Producer (2017-10-01).
- ↑ Vikas Gupta- Bigg Boss 11 Contestant: Biography (2 October 2017).
- ↑ Ekta Kapoor finds her hero by chance – Times of India. Timesofindia.indiatimes.com (16 May 2014). Retrieved on 2017-11-15.
- ↑ Crime is the next big space on Indian Television:Ekta Kapoor
- ↑ 6.0 6.1 Ekta & Vikas's next: A unique show presenting story of Indian TV Actors for the first time ever in the hiostory of Indian Television.
- ↑ 'MTV Fanaah' back with new backdrop, fresh roles. Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd (16 October 2014). Retrieved on 17 October 2014.
- ↑ "Code Red's ‘Talaash’ to unravel unexplained paranormal occurrences on Colors". Best Bedia Info. 21 April 2015. http://www.bestmediainfo.com/2015/04/code-reds-talaash-to-unravel-unexplained-paranormal-occurrences-on-colors/. Retrieved 8 May 2015.
- ↑ Bigg Boss 11: Vikas Gupta Is Part Of Salman Khan’s Controversial Reality Show, Confirms Sunny Leone (25 September 2017).
- ↑ Vikas Gupta appointed new Programming Head at MTV India (24 January 2014).
- ↑ "My brother Vikas is being mistreated in Bigg Boss house: Siddharth Gupta". Times of India. 10 October 2017. http://www.hindustantimes.com/tv/my-brother-vikas-is-being-mistreated-in-bigg-boss-house-siddharth-gupta/story-i41y9qfUZhwJ6gWZWjSViN.html.