Dheeraj Kumar has contributed immensely in the growth of Punjabi Cinema as a leading man and as producer from 1980 to 1984, have acted in more than 21 films in Punjabi as a leading man during the that period. The note worthy film produced by Dheeraj Kumar title “FAUJI CHACHA”, also had late Sanjeev Kumar in a stellar role. From 1985 onwards as an Actor-Producer-Director, have immensely contributed to the growth of Indian Television. Along with many memorable serials in various languages and Punjabiserial created by Dheeraj Kumar’s company CREATIVE EYE LIMITED had meaningful impact on the growth of Punjab Television Industry. PTC Network awarded him the Life Time Achievement Award presented by Anupam Kher.Other recipients of Life Time Achievement Award were the legendary Film Star Dharmender, Yograj (father of cricketer Yuvraj Singh)
The glittering function was well attended by Bollywood personalities such as Prem Chopra, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Anita Raj, Ritesh Deshmukh, Geline D’souza and all the leading Punjab Film Actors, Producers and Directors.