Happy Birthday Aditya Chopra: The shy director who redefined romance in cinema


Aditya Chopra is one of the most amazing directors of the Bollywood who has presented various forms of love before the world. His direction has gifted varied forms of love stories. Undoubtedly, he got romance in his DNA as he is son of late director and producer Yash Chopra. Well.. in his real life he shies away from showing his love. On his birthday, have a look on his life.

Born 21 May 1971, Aditya Chopra is not only a successful director but a producer and writer too. He has completed his education from Mumbai, Maharashtra. Aditya Chopra started his film-making career at the age of 18 as an assistant director with his father Yash Chopra. His most commendable works of all the time is Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge with Shahrukh Khan and Kajol for which he was the director and writer. His production house Yash Raj Films (YRF) has launched a number of budding actors, screenwriters and directors. He also launched his younger brother Uday Chopra in Mohabbatein (2000). Film was a huge hit but Uday couldn’t establish himself as an actor.

Aditya Chopra
Aditya Chopra

Talking about his personal life, he is husband of Bollywood actress Rani Mukherjee. The couple tied knot in 21 April 2014 and became proud parents of a daughter Adira in December 2015. There were several rumours that Rani was the reason for end of Aditya’s first marriage. He was previously married to Payal Khanna.

Check out these facts from his life

  • Aditya is certainly an elusive person. In his 20 years of his career, he has given just two interviews.
  • Filmmaker Karan Johar is cousin and best-friend of Aditya Chopra. Aditya Chopra gave him a small role in his film Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge.
  • His friends and relatives refer him lovingly as “Adi”.
  • Aditya is not just a great filmmaker but an amazing football player as well.