Uday Chopra

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Uday Chopra
Uday Chopra launch 'YOMICS' 07.jpg
Uday Chopra at the launch of 'YOMICS', July 2012.
BornUday Chopra
(1973-01-05) 5 January 1973 (age 41) [1]
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
(1973-01-05) 5 January 1973 (age 41) [1]
Mumbai, India
OccupationActor, producer, director
Years active1992–present

Uday Chopra is a Bollywood actor, producer, screenwriter and assistant director. He is the son of the late Yash Chopra[2] and brother of Aditya Chopra and his sister-in-law is the actress Rani Mukerji. Uday worked as an assistant director on a number of his father's and brother's movies under the Yash Raj Films banner.[3] Chopra is the owner-manager (CEO) of YRF Entertainment and manger of Yash Raj Films along with his mother Pamela Chopra and his brother Aditya Chopra, who owns the company.

Career[edit]

In 1994 Chopra produced Yeh Dillagi starring Akshay Kumar, Kajol and Saif Ali Khan. He made his acting debut in the movie Mohabbatein.[3] 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.[4] He was also starring in Dhoom 3 next to Aamir Khan in 2013. He is currently in Los Angeles learning film making at UCLA.[5] In 2014 Chopra produced two films. Grace of Monaco the biography film about Grace Kelly starring Nicole Kidman in the leading role. He also produced the Hollywood film The Longest Week, a comedy-drama starring Olivia Wilde and Jason Bateman. It is the first project of Yash Raj Film's subsidiary Hollywood production house YRF Entertainment.[6]

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
2011Ladies vs Ricky Bahl –Screenwriter
2013Dhoom 3Ali Akbar Fateh KhanActor
2014Grace of Monaco (film) –Producer
2014The Longest Week –Producer
DelayedKoochie Koochie Hota HaiAnimated film

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