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.

All About Karan Johar

I would marry Deepika and kill Aishwarya, Karan Johar

Filmmaker Karan Johar is back with the fifth season of his popular chat show ‘Koffee with Karan’ and in every episode he grilled the guests with tricky and interesting questions. But this time Karan was asked a complicated question. In one episode, Alia Bhatt asked her mentor and filmmake ... read more

Karan Johar poses with Hollywood legend George Clooney at WEF

Filmmaker Karan Johar is currently in Switzerland to attend the 47th World Economic Forum in Davos. The ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ maker had a fanboy moment when he bumped into legendary Hollywood actor-filmmaker George Clooney. Karan posed with the Handsome star and shared the image on social m ... read more

Karan is the most beautiful boy, SRK at KJo’s book launch

Karan Johar’s biography ‘An Unsuitable Boy’, in which the filmmaker has revealed his deepest and darkest secrets, was launched by his best buddy Shah Rukh Khan on Monday evening in Mumbai. The event was also attended by Alia Bhatt and her rumoured lover Siddharth Malhotra, who debuted with Karan’ ... read more

AbRam is like a toy that you want to own, says Karan Johar

Filmmaker Karan Johar has been making headlines due to the revelations in his biography ‘An Unsuitable Boy’. After opening up on his sexuality and divulging details about his rift with Kajol, Karan has now talked about his parental feelings for a star kid, who already has a huge fan-following. ... read more

Karan Johar: Kajol doesn’t deserve my friendship

Karan Johar and Kajol have been best buddies for a long time. She was the leading lady of Karan’s debut directorial ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’, and has also starred in ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham’, ‘My Name Is Khan’, and also had a special appearance in a song in ‘Student of the Year’. But their f ... read more

Karan Johar finally opens up about his sexuality

For years now, there has been lot of gossips and mean jokes regarding the sexual orientation of Karan Johar, one of the most loved celebrities of the country. Finally, the filmmaker-actor has candidly addressed the much-scrutinised subject pertaining him, in his upcoming biography ‘The Unsuitable ... read more