In his decade-long career, Gopi Mohan has worked as an assistant director on Telugu films Vamsi and Nuvvu Nenu, but he is still waiting for a good project for a long time to take up direction. On his Twitter page, he tweeted, "I came to the industry to direct a film. That was my goal and aim. In that process, fortunately or unfortunately, I became a writer."
Gopi Mohan continued, "Waiting for a good project from long time to start my first direction project. Creative side,I am Happy working with all my directors." He added, "I respect all my directors talent & their hard work.Directing job is a stressful job & he is the one who take all the pressure & pain..."
The writer has all thanks for director Srinu Vaitla for giving him opportunities. Gopi Mohan tweeted, "Though i had successful films with other directors,because of Vaitlaji films my talent came to limelight.I am thankful & grateful to him." He added, "Congratulations to Vaitla ji & team for back to back Block Busters. Thank you for giving me wonderful opportunities all these years :)"
Srinu Vaitla and Gopi Mohan have worked together on eight Telugu films in 10 years. They worked together in recently released Junior NTR-starrer Telugu blockbuster Baadshah. Their other films include Dhee, Dubai Seenu and Venky. Talking about it, he writes, "I & Sreenu Vaitla ji are in good sync creatively&worked for almost 10 yrs for 8 films.He give good freedom for a writer.He contributes a lot (sic)."