Aditya Chopra Biography


Aditya Chopra

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Birth Name: Aditya Chopra
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Birth Country: India
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Age:   45 Years
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Aditya Chopra is one of the renowned names in an Indian film industry. He is an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter. He is also known for being a broadcast producer and distributor. He is famous for being the director of the Indian movies like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Mohabbatein, Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi and so on. Multi talented, Aditya Chopra was born in the early 1970s in Mumbai, India to Yash Chopra and Pamela Chopra. Uday Chopra is his younger brother who is an actor, producer and screenwriter.

In 2001, Aditya got married to Payal Chopra. Payal Chopra is a beautiful lady and she is also known for being a film producer. They were tied in this married life for eight year and they dissolved this married life on 20th of April 2009.

Few months later rumors about him romantic affairs with Rani Mukerji became aired in the media. Rani Mukerji is an Indian actress and she is famous for her role in the movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. They got married on 21st of April 2014. They welcomed their first child together a daughter named Adira Chopra at the end of 2015. His nationality is Indian and he is of Punjabi ethnicity.

During his young age, Aditya was diagnosed with severe Antisocial personality disorder but at the later stage of his life he get rid of this problem. He earned his ICSE from Bombay Scottish School. Later on he attended Hassaram Rijhumal College with a major in Commerce and Economics. He was just 18 when he entered into the film industry. He entered into the film industry as a Second Assistant Director in the movie Chandni. His father Yash Chopra was the director of this movie. In the early 1990s, he worked on the movies like Lamhe and Darr as its First Assistant Director. He got his rise in fame in 1995 after he worked in an Indian romance film Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge as its director. His prominence rose to the next level in the film industry after he produced Dil To Pagal Hai in 1997. He was also the screenwriter of this movie. In 2014, he produced several movies like Gunday, Bewakoofiyaan, Mardaani, Daawat-e-Ishq and Kill Dil. He is now aged 45 years old and his net worth is US$770 million.

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Born in Mumbai, India

1971 21st of December

Multi talented, Aditya Chopra was born in the early 1970s in Mumbai, India to Yash Chopra and Pamela Chopra. Uday Chopra is his younger brother who is an actor, producer and screenwriter. His nationality is Indian and he is of Punjabi ethnicity.

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Entered into the film industry

1989

He was just 18 when he entered into the film industry. He entered into the film industry as a Second Assistant Director in the movie Chandni. His father Yash Chopra was the director of this movie. In the early 1990s, he worked on the movies like Lamhe and Darr as its First Assistant Director.

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Directed Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

1995

He got his rise in fame in 1995 after he worked in an Indian romance film Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge as its director. He is also known for being the writer of this movie. He was honored with several awards for his work. 

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Won Filmfare Awards

1996

He is famous for being the director of the Indian movies Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. For this work, he got his first nomination in Filmfare Awards in 1996 and he won this award that year for Best Director. 

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Began his production career

1997

His prominence rose to the next level in the film industry after he produced Dil To Pagal Hai in 1997. For this work, he was honored with 9 Filmfare awards. He was also honored with 3 National Film for his work in this movie. 

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Worked as a distributor of the movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai

1998

Aditya Chopra is one of the renowned names in an Indian film industry. Besides being known as a film director and screenwriter he is also famous for being a broadcast producer and distributor. In 1998, he worked on the movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai as its distributor. 

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Married to Payal Chopra

2001

In 2001, Aditya got married to Payal Chopra. Payal Chopra is a beautiful lady and she is also known for being a film producer. They were tied in this married life for eight year and they dissolved this married life on 20th of April 2009.

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Won Awards of the International Indian Film Acade

2001

In 2001, he got nominated in Awards of the International Indian Film Academy for Best Director and Best Story. He won this award from his later nomination. He was also honored with this award in 2005 from the same category. 

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Produced Dhoom

2009

He is also critically acclaimed for being the producer of an Indian action thriller film Dhoom. He also worked as its screenwriter.  In 2014, he produced several movies like Gunday, Bewakoofiyaan, Mardaani, Daawat-e-Ishq and Kill Dil.

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Won National Film Awards, India

2009

In 2009, he got nominated in National Film Awards, India for the first time in his life. He was also honored with this award that year for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment. In 2010, he was honored with this award for Best Animation Film. 

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Married to Rani Mukerji

2014 21st of December

Few months later after he got divorced with his first wife, rumors about his romantic affairs with Rani Mukerji became aired in the media. Rani Mukerji is an Indian actress and she is famous for her role in the movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. They got married on 21st of April 2014. 

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First child, Adira Chopra

2015 9th of December

He became father for the first time in his life at the end of 2015. He and his lovely wife Rani Mukerji welcomed their first child together on 9th of December and that time it was a daughter and they named her Adira Chopra. 

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