Ernest Prakasa gained popularity since he was ranked third in the Stand Up Comedy Indonesia (SUCI) show in 2011. From the Stand Up Comedy stage, Ernest entered the film industry. Starting his career as an actor, he is now better known as a writer and director. He has produced 6 films as follows: Ngenest (2015), Cek Toko Sebelah (2016), Susah Sinyal (2017), Milly & Mammet: Ini Bukan Cinta dan Rangga (2018), Imperfect: Karir, Cinta dan Timbangan (2019), and Teka-Teki Tika (2021). . His latest film, Cek Toko Sebelah 2 will premiere at the end of 2022.