With a majority of his work being part of the highest grossing Indian films of all time, the company is estimated to have a net worth of Widely regarded as one of the most influential and powerful executives in Indian films, Chopra has however rejected the publicity and fame that came with being Yash Chopra's son and the Chief Executive of Yash Raj Films.
He has remained extremely media-shy and a passive individual, battling constant reports of an alleged dysthymic disorder throughout his three-decade career, resulting in very few public photos of him being in existence.
Yash Raj Films was eventually ranked at Number 1 (among the most successful film production companies in India) in a survey conducted by Filmfare and at Number 27 (among the most successful film production companies in the world) in a survey by The Hollywood Reporter, both under the vice-chairmanship of Chopra.
Upon realising the lack of a proper film shooting studio during their years of film-making, YRF went on build their dream film production studio in the year 2005, located in Mumbai city.
Yash Raj Film Distributors also released several big-budgeted films such as Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Biwi No.1 (1999), Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai (2000), Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001), Koi Mil Gaya (2003), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003), Krrish (2006) and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006).
In 2013, the company's distribution leg reportedly sold the satellite rights of its highly anticipated venture Dhoom 3 for After constantly delivering musical successes such as Darr, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge and Dil To Pagal Hai throughout the years of its existence, the company decided to leverage on their growing clout in the music industry.
All three films went on to become critical and commercial blockbusters, earning more than (unadjusted for inflation) in the worldwide market.
He completed his formal education and acquired his Indian Certificate of Secondary Education from Bombay Scottish School.
Chopra even managed to convince his brother Uday Chopra and cousin Karan Johar, both aspiring filmmakers, to enter the film industry as assistant directors with the film.
Chopra once said that the presence of his relatives during the making of the film worked as a huge emotional support.
The film was scripted by Chopra and produced by his father Yash Chopra, under the Yash Raj Films banner.
Chopra started work on the script of the film in 1990, at the age of 19, and gradually spent time making about five drafts of the film's original script.