He choreographed Deepika Padukone on Mohe Rang do lal. It was the first time she did classical dance.
The song 'Jagaave saari raina' was picturised on Madhuri Dixit. She got lot of accolades for the classic piece done by the legend
In the famous song 'Kahe ched-ched mohe', seeing the romance that Madhuri Dixit has done with Kathak, one can say that it is only due to Pandit Birju Maharaj
In the song 'Unnai Kaanadhu Naan', Kamal Hasan played the role of Kathak dancer. Birju Maharaj received the national award of choreography for this song
Rekha won the National Film Award for Best Actress. For the famous song ' In aankhon ki masti' the Kathak legend once said that her eyes and her style speak a million words
Maharaj choreographed a group dance performance based on the song 'Aan Milo Sajana' in the film Gadar. The backdrop of the track showed lead actress Ameesha Patel’s turmoil
Maharaj directed and composed a classic music piece for the film as a jugalbandi. Madhuri gracefully performed the dance in the Kathak style
Two classical dance sequences in the Satyajit Ray film. One was a mujra sequence filmed with Wajid Ali Shah (Amjad Khan), and another was a solo dance