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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Rajnath Singh assures 'Great Diwali' for ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil'

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has assured of full protection to theatres during the pre-Diwali release of Karan Johar’s directorial ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ which features Pakistani actor Fawad Khan. Raj Thackery-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) has threatened of vandalism at theatres ... read more

Ranbir-Aishwarya get steamy & seductive on Filmfare cover

Ranbir Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have become the talk of the town with their electrifying chemistry in ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’, evident from the teaser and songs of the film. The hottest pair of the season are now scorching a magazine. Aishwarya and Ranbir have done a bold and steamin ... read more

Hot picture of Aishwarya lying on Ranbir’s lap goes viral

Ranbir Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have already left their fans drooling with their scorching chemistry in Karan Johar’s directorial ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’. And now the two actors have done a sexy photoshoot and the duo look really hot! One of the pictures from the photoshoot has been ... read more

Single-screens ban KJo’s ‘ADHM’ starring Fawad Khan

After Indian Motion Pictures Producers Association (IMPPA) banned Pakistani actors from working in India, the Cinema Owners and Exhibitors’ Association of India (COEAI) has declared not to screen films featuring Pakistani actors and technicians. In a circular issued on Friday (Oct. 14), CO ... read more

CBFC cuts Aishwarya-Ranbir’s steamy scenes from ‘ADHM’

Karan Johar’s directorial ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ is already facing trouble with a political party threatening to disrupt its release due to the presence of Pakistani actor Fawad Khan. Now, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has also snipped off quite a few steamy scenes from the film. ... read more

ADHM: Anushka-Ranbir celebrate split in 'The Breakup Song'

The much-talked-about ‘The Breakup Song’ from Karan Johar’s ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ released on Thursday, and it is a full on fun track. Karan shared the song on his Twitter handle with a very interesting caption. “Celebrating break up is the new cool! Here’s the #TheBreakupSong http://t.co/ ... read more