Willson Joseph became a known face in Malayalam after his part in the comedy TV series Just fun Chumma telecasted on Amrita TV. He is friend to director Alphonse Puthren and that paved way to get a good meaty role in the movie Neram. His role in the movie Neram was nothing unusual and didn't gave him much of a fame. But the movie which changed his life was Premam. His role as the friend and co-worker of Nivin Pauly's pastry shop has caused laughing riot in theater. His natural acting and charm has helped him a lot for the movie Premam. However his role as a male lead happened through the movie Happy Wedding which was also a grand success.