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

Koffee with Karan 5: Aamir Khan to appear solo on the show

After hosting Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan, Karan Johar is set to welcome the other big Khan – Aamir Khan on his popular chat show ‘Koffee with Karan 5’, but ‘Mr. Perfectionist’ is said to be making a solo appearance. Aamir appeared on the show for the first time in its fourth season whe ... read more

Kajol ignores friend Karan Johar at Manish Malhotra’s bash

There was a time when Kajol used to be Karan Johar’s lucky mascot. Kajol and Karan Johar delivered many blockbuster in the past but today the duo involved in a cold war. In the current time, Kajol and Karan hesitate to cross paths and share pleasantries. They set the apt example of friends turned ... read more

'Are you still a virgin?' Karan Johar asks Salman Khan

The popular chat show ‘Koffee with Karan’ is in its fifth season and host Karan Johar has managed to get the Khan brothers – Salman, Sohail and Arbaaz, for the 100th episode of the show. While Sohail and Arbaaz will be gracing the couch for the first time, it is Salman’s second time on the show. ... read more

Ash-Abhi, Sridevi, Kjo at Manish Malhotra’s b’day bash

Ace designer Manish Malhtotra’s birthday party was a lavish affair. Many B-town celebrities turned up to wish Manish on his 50th birthday. The guest list include Aishwarya and Abhishek Bachchan, Sridevi, Karisma Kapoor and Raveena Tandon. Ash, Abhi posed with the birthday boy. Good fri ... read more

Mira on marrying Shahid Kapoor: My family was never star-struck

Delhi girl Mira Rajput became a celebrity overnight after becoming a star-wife by marrying Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor. But she said that her family was never star-struck. Mira said this on the popular chat show ‘Koffee with Karan 5’, where she made her debut appearance, along with hubby ... read more

Photo alert: Shahid and wife Mira sip ‘Koffee with Karan'

For the first time on Indian television Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput will be seen together gracing the popular talk show, ‘Koffee with Karan’ season 5. This would be Mira Rajput’s first appearance on  screen and it would be delight to watch Shahid and his beautiful wife Mira on the hot couc ... read more