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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Sara Ali Khan not to debut with ‘Student of the Year 2’

Reports were rife that Sara Ali Khan will be making her Bollywood debut opposite Tiger Shroff in Karan Johar’s production ‘Student of the Year 2’. But the latest buzz suggests that Saif Ali Khan’s daughter will not be launched with the sequel of the 2012 hit that marked the debut of Alia Bhatt, V ... read more

Kajol breaks her silence about fall-out with Karan Johar

Filmmaker Karan Johar and Kajol are no longer friends. In his biography, ‘An Unsuitable Boy’, Karan spoke about his fall-out with his lucky mascot. The biggest fall-out between the two thick friends came into forefront when the Ajay Devgn accused Karan of paying Rs 25 lakhs to damage his film, ‘S ... read more

Would love if KJo launches Sara: Saif Ali Khan clears the air

Saif Ali Khan has rubbished the recent rumours and cleared the airs stating that he would be more than happy if his daughter Sara is launched by Karan Johar. Sara is reported to be making her debut opposite Tiger Shroff in ‘Student of the Year’ to be produced by Karan. Recent reports sugge ... read more

Deepika, Sonakshi, Karan Johar at Shahid’s pre-birthday bash

Shahid Kapoor’s pre-birthday bash was a starry affair. Wife Mira Rajput hosted a lavish pre-birthday bash for her hubby at their Juhu residence. On looking at Shahid’s fitness regime, Mira hosted a non-alcoholic 'healthy' birthday bash for Shahid at their Mumbai residence. Shahid and Mira ... read more

Karan Johar is jealous and dangerous, Govinda

In an interview, veteran actor Govinda lashes out at filmmaker Karan Johar, calling him more dangerous and jealous than David Dhawan. Govinda also expressed his disliking for director David Dhawan with whom he has worked in 17 movies and accused him of stealing his script. Slamming the ‘Ae ... read more

Saifeena parties with Karan Johar, Kareena looks fabulous

Filmmaker Karan Johar is a party animal. As happens frequently, Karan Johar hosted a party at his Mumbai residence and he has invited Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Arjun Kapoor and other top Bollywood stars. Kareena looks fabulous in a red outfit. Kareena Kapoor Khan is doing yoga no ... read more

"Me and my fave”: Karan Johar poses with Kareena

Filmmaker Karan Johar and actress Kareena Kapoor Khan are the best of buddies and the two often hang out together. Karan and Kareena are extremely fond of each other and the diva starred in many blockbuster movies of the ace filmmaker. Recently, Karan had hosted a party at his reside ... read more