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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View Photos: Kareena Kapoor, Saif party hard with gang

Kareena Kapoor Khan is getting hotter and hotter and her recent party pictures are the proof of her hotness. After ringing in mom Babita’s 29th birthday, Kareena lets her hair down as she he party hard with her gang and hubby Saif Ali Khan. The Saturday night party was hosted by ... read more

Shahrukh Khan’s daughter Suhana visits Karan Johar’s twins

Shahrukh Khan’s daughter Suhana Khan was spotted outside filmmaker Karan Johar’s residence. The star kid arrived at Karan’s house to meet his twins, Yash and Roohi. Suhana look stylishin a ganji and denims and hair open. When she was clicked, she was busy with her phones. Suhana is not the ... read more

AbRam Khan steals Gauri Khan’s thunder, tweets Karan Johar

“The adorable Abram is turning out to quite the poser!!!! Stealing the thunder from his talented and beautiful mother...”, filmmaker Karan Johar tweeted as he shared an adorable picture of Gauri Khan with her son AbRam. The picture was clicked at the splendid terrace of Karan Johar which i ... read more

Kangana Ranaut was missile, I was target, says Karan Johar

The ‘nepotism’ row between Karan Johar and Kangana Ranaut is fat from over. The two celebrities have been involved in taking digs at each other ever since the ‘Rangoon’ actress called the filmmaker “flag-bearer of nepotism” on his chat show ‘Koffee with Karan 5’. Karan has once again spoke ... read more

I can’t believe that they are mine: Karan Johar on Yash, Roohi

Filmmaker Karan Johar was blessed with twins, Yash and Roohi and he is enjoying the phase of fatherhood to the fullest. For Karan, his two kids are his superstars. In an interview with Barkha Dutt, KJo said, “When I held them for the first time, it was a beginning of a different kind of a ... read more

Karan Johar to launch 'Baahubali' actor Prabhas

The desperately awaited film ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ is less than two weeks away from its release date. The phenomenal multilingual epic has brought immense fame and glory to its lead actors Rana Daggubati and Prabhas globally. While Rana has already featured in a few Bollywood films, ... read more

Karan Johar’s bash: Kareena goes backless, Alia gets clicked

Karan Johar’s grand bash for designer Christian Louboutin is all about lovebirds, girls bonding, fashion and selfies. Gorgeous Kareena Kapoor Khan arrived with hubby Saif Ali Khan and she was just stunning. She dons a black pantsuit at Karan Johar's party and what catches the attention is her bar ... read more

Javed Akhtar pens lovely poems as gifts for Karan Johar’s twins

Karan Johar’s friends and industry colleagues have been visiting his home to bless his twins Yash and Roohi and showering them with gifts. But it was Javed Akhtar’s unique and ‘special’ gifts for Karan’s bundles of joy that touched the filmmaker’s heart. The noted lyricist and screenwriter ... read more