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After Yash Chopra…what?
The veteran director-producer made Yash Raj Films the name it is today. Will older son Aditya Chopra carry forward the company legacy after Yash Chopra’s death?
Yash Chopra’s passing has left a big emotional void in the hearts of cinemagoers and the Hindi film industry alike. But it also has the trade thinking about what the future of Yash Raj Films will be. Launched by Chopra in 1973 with his film Daag: A Poem of Love, the film company has grown into one of India’s best; it is also a business role model for many new studios built on the YRF model of corporatising Bollywood. Click here to read more
Yash Chopra chautha pics: Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan attend!
Almost the entire B-town was present at the Yash Raj Studios yesterday evening during the chautha ceremony of their beloved filmmaker
The sad news about the demise of filmmaker Yash Chopra on October 21, 2012 left B-town in shock. And yesterday, at the chautha of Mr Chopra, his dear friends and loved ones were present at the Yash Raj Studios to offer their condolences. Click here to read more
Amitabh Bachchan’s ode to Yash Chopra
At the chautha ceremony, Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan paid a touching tribute to his director Yash Chopra, who passed away four days ago
Amitabh Bachchan owes a lot to late filmmaker Yash Chopra for some of the most memorable roles and films of his career including Deewar, Silsila, Kabhie Kabhi and Trishul. And he expressed his gratitude as well as his grief on the director’s death on October 21 at his ‘chautha’ held in Mumbai last night. Big B also recited a poem dedicated to Chopra – Jo beet gayi so baat gayi – saying how his 44-year-old association with the maverick filmmaker has come to an abrupt end with his passing away, but that we need to look ahead now.
Here is what he said Click here to read more
Aamir Khan meets Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi while on Hajj
The actor-director and the Pakistani cricketer bump into each other during the Hajj pilgrimage and a camaraderie develops between them
The world is a small place. And for our jet-setting celebrities, it is even smaller! So it comes as no surprise when they bump into each other while trotting the globe. Click here to read more
Priyanka Chopra regrets not having worked with Yash Chopra
The sassy actor is on a major low after the veteran director’s death
Working in a Yash Chopra film was every heroine’s dream; the director was a star maker who portrayed heroines more beautifully than anyone else ever could. Click here to read more
Yash Chopra: Amul pays tribute!
The Amul hoarding on the demise of acclaimed Bollywood filmmaker Yash Chopra is out
Yash Chopra was not only a great filmmaker, but also a poet and had a great taste in music. The Amul topical on the revered filmmaker’s death pays tribute to these hidden aspects of his personality. The artwork shows a sketch of Chopra sitting under a tree, while the Amul girl is with a guitar and a clapboard in hand. Click here to read more
Saif Ali Khan & Kareena Kapoor: Newly wedded couple back in Mumbai
The jodi of the year flew back to Mumbai on Monday night to offer condolences to the late Yash Chopra’s families
This is a time when the newlyweds Saif and Kareena should be reveling in post-marital bliss. Click here to read more
AR Rahman, Kamal Haasan, Siddharth remember Yash Chopra
South stars who collaborated with the late filmmaker and admired him paid a tribute
Yash Chopra passed away due to multiple organ failure on October 21, 2012 and left the entire Bollywood and also the south film industries in shock. Music maestro AR Rahman who has composed the soundtrack of Chopra’s last directorial, the Shahrukh Khan-starrer Jab Tak Hai Jaan, remembered the filmmaker through a tweet. He said, “Respect, love and admiration for Yashji and his legacy ..may God bless his soul !” Click here to read more
To Yash Chopra with love: Priyanka Chopra, Vivek Oberoi, Jackie Shroff, Ramesh Taurani, Madhur Bhandarkar pay tribute
Members of the industry share their memories of the legendary filmmaker
With the sad demise of Hindi cinema’s favourite and respected filmmaker, Yash Chopra (Yashji, as he was fondly called), condolences poured in huge numbers and industry folk came down to bid the veteran filmmaker their final farewell. Some recalled their association with the cinematic genius while some regretted on missing out on the opportunity to work with the King of Romance. Click here to read more
Yash Chopra funeral pictures: Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Katrina Kaif, Preity Zinta pay their last respects
Family and close friends attend the last rites of the veteran filmmaker
When Yash Chopra’s body was taken from Lilavati hospital to Studio 3 of Yash Raj Studios his dear friends were by his side. Click here to read more
Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra pay their last respects to Yash Chopra: view pics
Aamir Khan prays for Yash Chopra’s soul
The Talaash actor was on his way to Hajj with his mother when he received the news of the veteran filmmaker’s demise
Aamir Khan left for a 14-day pilgrimage with his mother Zeenat Hussain on Friday evening. He was taken aback when he heard about Yash Chopra’s demise due to multiple organ failure after the filmmaker was admitted in Lilavati hospital owing to dengue. Click here to read more
Yash Chopra: The emperor of romance who reigned supreme
All of Bollywood and millions of fans of the veteran director from different parts of the country and the world were shocked at the passing away of their favourite filmmaker, Yash Chopra, who died yesterday after multiple organ failure following dengue at Mumbai’s Lilavati Hospital.
Yash Raj Chopra was the youngest of eight children. He lived a happy-go-lucky life till his father commanded him to study engineering in England, but the young man had other aspirations so came to Bombay to be with his brother, Baldev Raj Chopra (later known as BR Chopra). Click here to read more
Yash Chopra funeral pics: Rekha, Kajol, Imran Khan, Arjun Rampal, Tabu offer condolences
The legendary filmmaker was given a simple farewell with only close friends and family present – but people turned up in large numbers to pay their final respects at the Yash Raj Films offices, at the Chopra home and outside the crematorium
The funeral procession of Yash Chopra started from Yash Raj Studios in Andheri, Mumbai, today at 2.30pm. Click here to read more
Priyanka Chopra cancels her music album celebrations in the wake of Yash Chopra’s death
As a mark of respect to the legendary director; a heartbroken Priyanka Chopra cancels her song celebration at a Mumbai mall
It would be no understatement to say that Bollywood has suffered a huge loss as one of its living legends Click here to read more