86th Birth Anniversary of legendary Yash Chopra.
If the legendary director, Yash Chopra, was alive, he would have been celebrating his 86th birth anniversary today.
The iconic director was born on September 27 in 1932. He got his first directorial opportunity in 1959 with the movie Dhool Ka Phool. The movie was a hit and is still very popular in the industry.
Before working as a director for the first time, Yash Chopra used to work as an assistant director under I.S. Johar.
After the tremendous success of this movie, Yash Chopra along with his brothers or should I say the Chopra brothers, created a number of movies together. The movies that were major hits among these included Waqt ( 1965) and Ittefaq ( 1969).
The legendary Yash Chopra created a new definition of romantic love movies. He gave the Indian romantic movies a whole new face with his hits like Chandani, Silsila, Dil Toh Pagal Hai and Veer- Zara.
The director is known to have introduced many new faces in the industry through his movies such as Shah Rukh Khan.
Unfortunately, this iconic director died in the year 2012. This sad incident took place even before his last movie, Jab Tak Hai Jaan was released.
Although, Yash Chopra departed from the world, he left behind his amazing works within the industry which are immortal. Moreover, the production house founded by the director and his brothers, Yash Raj Films, still holds a prominent position in the industry.