"This is a fitting tribute to a man who would have had it no other way. I have asked my sons Aditya and Uday to go ahead with all the preparations. This premiere is our way of celebrating his illustrious life, rather than mourning it," she added.
The film features Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma.
Yash Chopra passed away Oct 21 following multiple organ failure. The 80-year-old was suffering from dengue.