Karan Johar is the heir to the famous Dharma Productions and is considered to be one of the most talented and powerful young directors of Bollywood. Born as a Gemini (25 May, 1972) in Mumbai, Karan holds a Masters degree in French. He debuted in Bollywood as an assistant director in Yashraj films. His first stint with acting is in the film Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jaayenge (DDLJ) where he played the role of Shahrukh’s friend.

The blockbuster Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) was Karan’s first directorial venture that won eight Filmfare awards including the Best Director Award. Following this success, KJo went on to create history at the box office with films like Kabhi khushi kabhi gham, Kabhi Alvida na kehna and My name is Khan. Being a successful successor to his father, the late Yash Johar, Karan has emerged as one of the finest producers in B town with films like Kal ho na ho, kaal, Dostana and We are Family.

He has been the host for shows like Koffee with Karan for the last three seasons. His long time friendship with SRK and Kajol are revered in the industry. He has also been the creative costume designer for most of SRK’s films like Mohabbatein, Dil to Pagal Hai, Veer Zara and Om Shanti Om. This bundle of talent has been named as one of the 250 Global Young Leaders in the World Economic Forum in 2006 and also has been the first Indian film maker to be on the panel of Judges for the Miss World contest held in Poland in 2006.

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Karan Johar spills the beans about losing virginity at 26

Noted filmmaker Karan Johar gets candid with NDTV and talks about virginity and sex. He talks extensively about losing his virginity at 26, post ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ fame. Karan was feeling insecure earlier but post ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ success, he gained confidence, “Then I went through a ... read more

See Pics: SRK, Aishwarya, Abhishek at Karan Johar’s bash

Saturday night with Karan! Filmmaker Karan Johar who is known to throw party without any valid reason is yet again in the news for his party mania. Last Saturday, he hosted a party at his Bandra residence and invited all his close buddies. The reason for the party was the entry of a new member in ... read more

Karan Johar’s emotional Father & Sons speech, a must watch

On the occasion of Father’s Day, Bollywood celebrities expressed their feelings for their respective doting fathers. Celebrities like Varun Dhawan, Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Manisha Koirala and Dia Mirza have posted "Happy Father's Day" message on social media. Akshay has shared a p ... read more

Ajay breaks wife Kajol's friendship with Karan Johar

According to the latest grapevine, Ajay once again created problem between good friends Karan Johar and his wife Kajol. It is learnt that Kajol and Karan are longer in taking terms and it is all for the Ajay Devgn. The friendship between Kajol and Karan turned sour because of the same release dat ... read more

Deepika Padukone clicks selfie with Manish Malhotra, Kjo

Deepika Padukone is back home after wrapping up the first schedule of her Hollywood debut, ‘xXx: The Return of Xander Cage’ with Vin Diesel and the actress met filmmaker Karan Johar and designer Manish Malhotra at the designer’s Mumbai residence on June 10. Manish shared pics from the ev ... read more

Aryan Khan, Navya, SRK, Shweta ring in Kjo’s birthday

Filmmaker Karan Johar turns 44 today and he celebrated his birthday in London with Shahrukh Khan and his son Aryan, Shweta Nanda and her daughter Navya Naveli and others. Few images from the birthday celebration were shared for the fans. In one of the pictures, the birthday boy was seen w ... read more

SRK, Gauri join Karan Johar for his birthday in London

Filmmaker Karan Johar, who turned 44 on Wednesday, rang in his special day with his close friends in London, where he is currently on a vacation. Superstar Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri, filmmaker Zoya Akhtar, Shweta Bachchan Nanda and others, including Karan’s mother Hiroo Johar joined him f ... read more