Karan Johar one of the famous Indian film director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, actor and television personality who works in Hindi films. His real name is Rahul Kumar Johar. Karan Johar was born on 25th May 1972 at Mumbai in India. His mother name is Hiroo Johar and his father name is Yash Johar (Producer). His father Yash Johar is the founder of Dharma Production. Karan started his career as an actor in Doordarshan Serial Indradhanush in 1989. In 1998, Johar directed his first bollywood movie “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai” which awarded him the Filmfare Award for the Best Director and the Best Screenplay. Recently, In 2020, Johar is awarded with the Padma Shree Award, the 4th highest civilian honour of India.
Career of Karan Johar
In 2001, he directed a family melodrama (Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham) and In 2006, Johar directed a romantic musical drama (Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna) which were very successful films in the market. In 2010, Johar earned his second Filmfare award for best director for his social drama (My name is Khan). His one of the best film “Raazi” won Filmfare award for Best Film. Karan Johar produces his films under Dharma Productions Banner.
Along with films Johar also host television talk show, “Koffee with Karan”, a dating show “what is love!” and a radio show “Calling Karan”. Johar also appeared as a judge on competition “Jhalak Dikhla Jaa”, “India’s Got Talent”, “India’s Next Superstar”.
Johar’s Personal Life and Journey
Karan Johar was born at Mumbai in India. Johar has done his schooling from “THE DOON SCHOOL” in Dehradun. He was not good in his studies also he got zero at Mathematics at a time. After his schooling he attended “H.R. College of Commerce and Economics”,both in Bombay.
Movies of Johar as an actor
- Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995)
- Om Shanti Om (2007)
- Fashion (2008)
- Luck By Chance (2009)
- Bombay Velvet (2015).
Movies of Johar as a costume designer
He designes costumes for Shah Rukh Khan on many films.
- Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995),
- Dil Toh Pagal Hai(1998),
- Main hoon na(2004),
- Om Shanti Om(2007).
Karan Johar in Bollywood
As a director Johar directed 44 Bollywood films.
As an actor Johar worked in 17 films sometimes as a supporting actor.
Awards of Karan Johar
- won 6 filmfare awards and Nominated 15 times.
- won 2 screen awards and Nominated 2 times.
- won 3 Zee Cine awards and Nominated 0 times.
- won 1 National award and Nominated 0 times.
- won 5 IIFA awards and Nominated 2 times.
- won 2 Producers Guild Film awards
Karan Johar (Physical Stats)
|Height||5 feet 9 inches (175cms)|
|Eye colour||Dark Brown|
Karan Johar Twitter Profile
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Johar’s Social Media Information
|Name||Karan Kumar Johar|
|Date of Birth||25th May 1972|
|Qualification||M.A. in French|
|Father’s name||Yash Johar|
|Mother’s name||Hiroo Johar|
|School||“THE DOON SCHOOL” in Dehradun|
|College||“H.R. College of Commerce and Economics”|
|Debut||Directed first bollywood movie “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai”|
|Address||Carter Road Mumbai apartment|