Karan Johar Boigraphy, Age, Films, Career, & Facts

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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

Year Film Director Producer Writer Notes
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
2008 Dostana Yes
2009 Kurbaan Yes
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”
Gippi Yes
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
Ungli 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
Dhadak Yes
Simmba Yes
2019 Kesari Yes
Kalank Yes Co-produced with Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment and Fox Star Studios
Student of the Year 2 Yes
Drive 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

Upcoming Movies

“Yodha” is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language action thriller film stars Sidharth Malhotra, Disha Patani and Raashii Khanna release on 7 July 2023.

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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