- Has won awards as director, writer and producer.
- Directed the longest running theatrical film of all time. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995) has been running consecutively for over 900 weeks since it's release.
- Chairman of Yash Raj Films, India's powerful media and entertainment conglomerate.
- Co-wrote the highest grossing Bollywood film of all time (as of 2014), Dhoom 3 (2013).
- The three films he has directed have won a total of 21 Filmfare Awards.