Uday Chopra

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Uday Chopra
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Uday Chopra at the launch of 'YOMICS', July 2012.
BornUday Chopra
Mumbai, India
OccupationActor, producer, director
Years active1992–present
 
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Uday Chopra
Uday Chopra launch 'YOMICS' 07.jpg
Uday Chopra at the launch of 'YOMICS', July 2012.
BornUday Chopra
Mumbai, India
OccupationActor, producer, director
Years active1992–present

Uday Chopra is a Bollywood actor, producer, and assistant director. He is the son of the late Yash Chopra[1] and brother of Aditya Chopra, and worked as an assistant director on a number of his father's and brother's movies under the Yash Raj Films banner.[2] In 1994, he produced Yeh Dillagi starring Akshay Kumar, Kajol and Saif Ali Khan. He made his acting debut in the movie Mohabbatein.[2] Chopra has mostly done films under his father's production house. He starred in 2004 in the action thriller Dhoom and, in its sequel Dhoom 2, released in 2006.[3] At end of June 2011, there was speculation that Uday was focusing on film direction and had taken a break from acting.[4] He is currently in Los Angeles learning film making at UCLA.[5]

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleOther notes
1993Parampara –Assistant Director
1994Yeh Dillagi –Producer
1995Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge –Assistant Director
1997Dil To Pagal Hai –Assistant Director
2000MohabbateinVikram Kapoor/OberoiNominated, Filmfare Best Male Debut Award
2002Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi HaiSanjay Malhotra
2003Mujhse Dosti Karoge!Rohan VarmaAlso producer
SupariAryan Pandit
Kal Ho Naa HoDay6 AnnouncerSpecial appearance
2004Charas: A Joint OperationAshraf
DhoomAli Akbar Fateh KhanActor
Hum Tum –Assistant Director
2005Neal 'n' NikkiGurneal 'Neal' AhluwaliaActor
2006Dhoom 2Ali Akbar Fateh KhanActor
2010Pyaar ImpossibleAbhay SharmaAlso producer and writer
2013Dhoom 3Ali Akbar Fateh KhanActor
2014Grace of Monaco –Producer
DelayedKoochie Koochie Hota HaiAnimated film

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Uday Chopra engagement". Oneindia.in. 25 June 2007. Retrieved 19 January 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "In Candid Conversation with Uday Chopra". The Economic Times. 9 January 2010. Retrieved 19 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "Uday Chopra is the best in Dhoom 2". The Times of India. 24 November 2006. Retrieved 19 January 2010. 
  4. ^ "Uday Chopra to quit films". The Times of India. 29 June 2011. Retrieved 30 June 2011. 
  5. ^ "Uday Chopra is to direct film now". The Times of India. 30 June 2011. Retrieved 30 June 2011. 

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