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 buys swanky Audi A8 L for Rs 1.58 Crores

Filmmaker Karan Johar has added another swanky car to his garage. He is now a proud owner of lavish Audi A8 L worth Rs 1.58 crores. The car comes with many advantages like perforated seats, ambient lighting, a virtual cockpit, dual touchscreen infotainment system, rear-seat enter ... read more

Karan Johar to host a lavish 49th birthday in Alibaug

Filmmaker Karan Johar is going to host a lavish 49th birthday in Alibaug with his close buddies from the industry. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, he will not be celebrating his birthday at his Bandra residence. The celebrated filmmaker has a long guests list which include Virat K ... read more

Inside Seema Khan’s star-studded birthday bash

Sohail Khan’s wife Seema Kahn celebrated her birthday today and a star-studded party was hosted at her brother Bunty Sajdeh's residence in Mumbai. The bash saw stars like Neelam Kothari, Maheep Kapoor and Bhavna Panday. Seema’s former sister-in-law and actress Malaika Arora also turned up for the ... read more

Karan Johar wishes Aditya Chopra on 50th birthday

Filmmaker Karan Johar wished his 'best friend and mentor' Aditya Chopra on his 50th birthday. Karan wishes Aditya by sharing a throwback photo, clicked by none other than their good friend and superstar Shahrukh Khan. In the photo, Aditya is seen s ... read more

Karan Johar gets heavily trolled for wearing newspaper print shirt

Filmmaker Karan Johar’s fashion statement often makes headlines and yet again his style is in talk. Lately, Karan attended fashion designer Manish Malhotra’s house party and his fashion left netizens in splits. He wore a newspaper print shirt teamed with a black track pants and white sneakers for ... read more