Karan Johar

Actor, Director, Writer

  • Birthdate
  • Birthplace
  • 1972-05-25
  • Bombay, Maharashtra, India

A close friend of Shahrukh Khan, he assisted Yash Chopra's Yash Raj Films during the early days of of his career, making his directorial debut with the mega-hit "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai". He also had a popular chat show named "Koffee with Karan" The success of "KKHH" made him one of the most high-profile directors in the Hindi-language Mumbai Film industry, popularly known as Bollywood.

Also a close friend of Aditya Chopra, he has been a creative member of Yash Raj productions such as "Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge", "Veer-Zaara", "Dil To Pagal Hai", and "Mohabbatein".

Johar's success has guaranteed him worldwide distribution of his production company, Dharma Productions, for many years to come.