Born = 25 May 1972 (age 47)
Live = Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Occupation = Actor, director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, television host
Children = 2
Parent(s) = Yash Johar & Hiroo Johar
Relatives = Yash Chopra and Baldev Raj Chopra (maternal uncles)
Karan Kumar Johar (born Rahul Kumar Johar, 25 May 1972), often informally referred to as KJo, is an Indian film director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, actor and television personality who works in Hindi films. He is the son of Hiroo Johar and the producer Yash Johar. In 2017, Karan Johar became a father to twins, Roohi and Yash, born via surrogacy.
Karan Johar Filmography
|1998||Kuch Kuch Hota Hai||Yes||Yes||8 Filmfare Awards
National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment
|2001||Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham||Yes||Yes||5 Filmfare awards|
|2003||Kal Ho Naa Ho||Yes||Yes||8 Filmfare awards
2 National Film Awards
|2005||Kaal||Yes||Co-produced with Red Chillies Entertainment|
|2006||Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna||Yes||Yes||Yes||1 Filmfare award|
|Wake Up Sid||Yes||3 Filmfare awards|
|2010||My Name Is Khan||Yes||Yes||Yes||3 Filmfare awards|
|I Hate Luv Storys||Yes||Co-produced with UTV Motion Pictures|
|We Are Family||Yes||Co-produced with Sony Pictures
1 Filmfare award
|2012||Agneepath||Yes||Remake of Agneepath (1990)|
|Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu||Yes||1 Filmfare award|
|Student of the Year||Yes||Yes||Yes||Co-produced with Red Chillies Entertainment|
|2013||Bombay Talkies||Yes||Yes||Segment: “Ajeeb Dastaan Hai Yeh”|
|Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani||Yes|
|Gori Tere Pyaar Mein||Yes|
|2014||Hasee Toh Phasee||Yes||Co-produced with Phantom Films|
|2 States||Yes||Co-produced with Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment|
|Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania||Yes|
|2015||All India Bakchod Knockout||Yes|
|Brothers||Yes||Co-produced with Lions Gate Entertainment and Endemol India|
|Shaandaar||Yes||Co-produced with Phantom Films|
|2016||Kapoor & Sons||Yes||5 Filmfare Awards|
|Baar Baar Dekho||Yes||Co-Produced with Excel Entertainment and Eros International|
|Ae Dil Hai Mushkil||Yes||Yes||Yes||4 Filmfare Awards|
|Dear Zindagi||Yes||Co-produced with Red Chillies Entertainment|
|2017||Ok Jaanu||Yes||Co-Produced with Madras Talkies|
|Badrinath Ki Dulhania||Yes||1 Filmfare Award|
|Ittefaq||Yes||Co-produced with Red Chillies Entertainment|
|2018||Lust Stories||Yes||Yes||Segment 4|
|Raazi||Yes||Co-produced with Junglee Pictures|
|Kalank||Yes||Co-produced with Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment and Fox Star Studios|
|Student of the Year 2||Yes|
|Good Newwz||Yes||Co-produced with Cape of Good Films|
|2020||Ghost Stories||Yes||Yes||An anthology film, consisting of four short film segments directed by him, Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar Banerjee, and Zoya Akhtar|
|Sooryavanshi||Yes||Co-produced with Reliance Entertainment, Rohit Shetty Pictures and Cape of Good Films|
Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani ( Love Story of Rocky and Rani) is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy film directed by Karan Johar and produced by Dharma Productions. The film stars Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt release on 28 July 2023.
Karan Johar Career & Facts
There are many directors in Bollywood, but no one is as popular as Karan Johar, Karan Johar has made a place in the hearts of people with his work, not just different web series or any TV show Karan Johar is everywhere, he has made Bollywood very romantic And have given successful films and even today their films are seen. Today we will tell you some things about this super stylish filmmaker Karan Johar that you might not know.
- Karan Johar’s father wanted from childhood that he become an actor and for this, he was also ready to launch him in Bollywood. The film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai was Karan Johar’s Paheli movie which he directed and Karan started the love triangle with this film.
- Karan Johar’s second directorial film Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gum Woh Paheli is such a film whose entire book on making was written. And during the shoot of Sis film, Karan was also offered the film Kurbaan, but sometimes he was happy to read the project because of Gum being busy on the shoot.
- Karan Johar is the first Bollywood director who was made the associated member of Miss World Competition, it is a matter of September 2016. Karan Johar, who directed more films of Shahrukh Khan, had custom-designed many of his films.
- The film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai was actually a two-film and Karan Johar confuse which film should be made which is why Karan made a film by mixing both the films and Karan Johar’s Paheli movie hit the box office.
- Karan Johar started his career assistant director. In the film Dilwale Dhulania Le Jayenge, Karan Johar assisted Aditya Chopra. The old film Agneepath could not do much, that is why Karan Johar remade the film with Hrithik Roshan.
- In 2017, Karan Johar became a father to twins, Roohi and Yash, born via surrogacy.
- Apart from his work in the film industry, Karan Johar has also been a prominent television personality. He has hosted popular TV shows like “Koffee with Karan,” which features celebrity interviews, and “India’s Got Talent.”
Karan Johar’s production house, Dharma Productions, has produced many successful movies over the years, including “Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham,” “Kal Ho Na Ho,” “Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna,” and “My Name is Khan.”
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