He then turned to directing and his directorial debut is titled Jaan-E-Mann, for which he also wrote the story, screenplay, dialogues, edited and composed the background music score. The film stars Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Preity Zinta, and was released on October 20, 2006.
He is married to fellow director and choreographer Farah Khan, who gave birth to their triplets on February 11, 2008 at Mumbai's Jaslok's hospital. They had one son and two daughters. The delivery was done by Caesarian section where Kunder and some family members were present at the hospital.
Shirish & Farha have named their daughters Diva and Anya and their son Czar.