Khan directed the film Ek Tha Tiger, starring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, which was released on 15 August 2012. It became a worldwide blockbuster and the second-highest-grossing film in the history of Bollywood. The film broke opening records throughout India and went on to have a hugely successful run.
Khan is currently working on his next film produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and starring Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif. This will be his first time working with Saif Ali Khan and his third association with Katrina Kaif.