Karan Johar

Indian Actor Karan Johar

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Karan Johar often informally referred to as KJo, is an Indian film director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, actor and television personality who is primarily known for his work in Hindi films. He is the son of Hiroo Johar and the acclaimed producer Yash Johar.

Johar made his directorial debut with the blockbuster romance Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), which earned him the Filmfare Awards for Best Director and Best Screenplay. His next two films were the ensemble dramas Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... (2001) and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006), which were both very successful in the overseas market. His counter-terrorism drama My Name Is Khan (2010) earned him his second Filmfare Award for Best Director. These, along with the several successful films he has produced under the Dharma Productions banner, have established him as one of the leading director-producers in Hindi cinema.

Birth Date
Age 47
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Actor
  • Director
  • Writer
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Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2018 Lust Stories India Director 9.00
2017 Bank Chor India Writer 4.00
2016 Ae Dil Hai Mushkil India Director, Writer 7.00
2015 Bombay Velvet India Kaizad Khambatta Actor 6.00
2015 Shaandaar India Karan Johar Actor 5.00
2013 Bombay Talkies India Director 0.00
2012 Student of the Year India Director, Writer 0.00
2010 My Name Is Khan India Director 0.00
2009 Sacrifice India Writer 0.00
2009 Wake Up Sid India Director 0.00
2006 Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna India Guest Appearance Writer, Actor, Director, Writer 0.00
2005 Kaal India Writer 0.00
2003 Kal Ho Naa Ho India Writer, Writer 0.00
2001 Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham India Director, Writer 0.00
1998 Kuch Kuch Hota Hai India Director, Writer 0.00
1995 Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge India Rocky Actor 10.00

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