Charlie made his name after the successes of Ah Boys to Men movie series by director Jack Neo.

After his National Service, Charlie explored his options in entertainment line and was involved in short films, TVCs, TV dramas. In 2012, Charlie was casted a supporting role (WM Tan/Tan Wei Ming) in Jack Neo's movie Ah Boys to Men and subsequently a supporting role, Ah Qiang, in Jack's another Movie, "The Lion Men" 狮神决战.

Since then, Charlie has gone on to work on countless productions both on TV and on the big screens. Apart from the Ah Boys to Men movies, he is seen in Committed Services, Two Mothers in a HDB Playground, Apple of My Pie as well as Mediacorp Channel 5's tentpole long-form sitcom Tanglin, playing the role of Eddie Tong. He’s also acted in dramas such as Intercept, The Fifth Floor and Hello From The Other Side.

Charlie is most recently seen in Kin, Mediacorp Channel 5's latest long-form drama, where he plays the role of Matthew.