In 2002, Samir Karnik started his own production house known as Top Angle Productions in an endeavor to create quality cinema in the future. 'Kyun! Ho Gaya Na' his directorial venture featuring Amitabh Bachchan, Vivek Oberoi and Aishwarya Rai, was released worldwide in 2004.
In 2006, the maker followed it up with the critically acclaimed, 'Nanhe Jaisalmer' starring Bobby Deol and introducing child prodigy Dwij Yadav.
The following year, Samir joined hands with Vikas Kapoor and formed a company -- Future Picture Company. It presents its most ambitious project 'Heroes' featuring Sunny Deol, Salman Khan, Bobby Deol, Preity Zinta, Sohail Khan, Vatsal Sheth, Dino Morea and Mithun Chakraborty amongst others. The film is slated for release on October 24, 2008.
'Roshan', a second in the series of 'Nanhe Jaisalmer' brings back Bobby Deol and Dwij Yadav, accompanied by Kangana Ranaut. Co-produced and directed by Samir, it is expected to hit the cinemas in November.
He is currently working on two films being produced by Future Picture Company. In addition, Samir is doing a film for the reputed Vijeyta Films.