Aditya Chopra is an Indian film director, producer, screenwriter, and distributor who works in Hindi films. He is the founder of the production company Yash Raj Films, and is one of the most successful filmmakers in the Indian film industry. He is best known for directing the romantic drama Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), which won him the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment.
Aditya Chopra was born on 21 May 1971 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He is the son of Yash Chopra, a renowned filmmaker, and Pamela Chopra, a former actress. He has two siblings, Uday Chopra and Rani Mukerji, both of whom are actors. He attended the Bombay Scottish School in Mumbai and graduated from the University of Mumbai with a degree in commerce.
Aditya Chopra began his career in the film industry as an assistant director to his father on the film Chandni (1989). He made his directorial debut with the romantic drama Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), which was a huge success and won him the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment. He has since directed several other successful films, including Mohabbatein (2000), Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008), and Befikre (2016).
Aditya Chopra is married to actress Rani Mukerji, whom he met while working on the film Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. The couple have a daughter, Adira, who was born in 2015.
Aditya Chopra has an estimated net worth of $50 million. He is 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) tall.
Aditya Chopra is one of the most successful filmmakers in the Indian film industry. He has directed some of the most successful films in the industry, and has won numerous awards for his work. He is also the founder of Yash Raj Films, one of the most successful production companies in India.