Venita Coelho has authored several books including, Soap! Writing and Surviving Television in India, Tiger by the Tail, and Dead as a Dodo. She has written and directed extensively for television and presided over as the vice-president of some renowned production houses of the likes of Sony Entertainment Television, Cinevistaas Pvt. Ltd, Nimbus etc. Her credits include the telefilms Wild Rose, The Picnic, and The Lost Son. Venita as a screenwriter has two multi-starrers to her credit, Musafir, and We Are Family.