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 flies off to Goa with kids Yash and Roohi, mom Hiroo

Filmmaker Karan Johar jetted off to Goa with his twin kids, Yash and Roohi and his mother Hiroo Johar. The family headed to Goa to spend some quality time together. Karan was spotted at the airport wearing a leopard print camo jacket and black jeans with a black mask, which said, “If you’ ... read more

Karan Johar made us wait outside for 2 hrs, Inder Kumar’s wife

Late Bollywood actor Inder Kumar’s wife Pallavi claimed that her husband also was a victim of nepotism. Sushant Singh Rajput’s death again gave rise to the unseen issue of nepotism which for years and years exists in Bollywood. While paying heartfelt tribute to Sushant’s Inder’s wife Palla ... read more

Karan Johar’s household staff test positive for Covid-19

Filmmaker Karan Johar’s two household staff has been tested positive for coronavirus. Karan Johar said in the statement, "I would like to inform you that 2 members of our household staff have tested positive for COVID-19. As soon as the symptoms were detected, they were put under quaranti ... read more

Producers Guild CEO Kulmeet Makkar dies of heart attack

Producers Guild CEO Kulmeet Makkar passed away of cardiac arrest on Friday. Karan Johar, Ashoke Pandit and many more pays tribute. Ashoke Pandit wrote, “Sad to know about the sudden demise of our dear friend #KulmeetMakkar CEO- The Film and Television Producers Guild of India due to massiv ... read more