KARAN JOHAR

  • Filmmaker Karan Johar celebrates as 'Student of the Year' turns two 4 days ago

    Mumbai: 'Student of the Year', coming-of-age romantic comedy directed by Karan Johar, today clocked two years. The 42-year-old filmmaker took to twitter to celebrate the milestone by sharing a poster of the 2012 movie, which marked the acting debut of Alia Bhatt, Siddharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan. "Celebrating two years of 'Student...
  • 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' gave me everything I have today: Karan Johar 1 week ago

    Mumbai: "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai" gave college friendships and romance a new cinematic language in Bollywood. It's been 16 years since Karan Johar's directorial debut hit the screens, and the filmmaker credits it for everything he has today. The Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukerji-starrer, which was a hit courtesy...
  • Karan Johar to co-produce Dhyan Chand biopic October 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar has decided to bring the life of hockey legend Dhyan Chand on the big screen. The late hockey player, popularly known as 'The Wizard', won three Olympic Gold medals in 1928, 1932 and 1936. And Karan has joined hands with Pooja and Aarti Shetty to share the...
  • I definitely look up to Manish Malhotra for his attitude and beautiful clothes: Alia Bhatt September 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The young and versatile actress Alia Bhatt has turned designer for a line titled 'Alia' for an online shopping portal. She says her love for fashion is courtesy filmmaker Karan Johar. Alia says she was not much of a fashionista initially, but during the shooting for "Student of The Year",...
  • 'Ungli' trailer: Emraan Hashmi, Kangana Ranaut, Randeep Hooda show corruption the finger, make crooked politicians eat cash. Literally. September 29, 2014

    With the intention to show the middle finger to corruption, a group of five friends take matters in their own hands. From making crooked politicians eat cash - literally; to shipping off an auto driver and his auto rickshaw to a different city because he's troubling the hoi polloi, the...
  • Emraan Hashmi and Kangana Ranaut's new film 'Ungli' to release on November 28 September 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Karan Johar's new film 'Ungli', starring Emraan Hashmi, Kangana Ranaut, Sanjay Dutt and Randeep Hooda, will release on November 28. Directed Rensil D'Silva, the film is a sleek, edgy, vigilante drama and also stars Neha Dhupia, Angad Bedi and Neil Bhoopalam in key roles. D'Silva, who has also penned the script...
  • Karan Johar: 'Finding Fanny' will open avenues for English films September 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is associated with Hindi commercial blockbusters, is hopeful that English language movie 'Finding Fanny' will open avenues for more such cinema. 'Finding Fanny' narrates the story of five oddballs who venture out in search of Stefanie Fernandes. And on their journey, they find meaning to their...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify these actresses from Karan Johar's films? August 30, 2014

    If you have been following Karan Johar's films, identifying these actresses won't be a bit difficult. So take the quiz to know how familiar you are with his projects. ...
  • Alia Bhatt prefers Karan Johar over dad for career and relationship advice August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Young and vivacious Alia Bhatt prefers to consult Karan Johar, the director of her debut film 'Student Of The Year', rather than her father and filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, when she needs advice. On a recent appearance on Zee Cafe's 'Look Who's Talking with Niranjan' with Niranjan Iyengar, the 21yearold confessed...
  • Did you know 'Hum Aapke Hain Koun' inspired Karan Johar to make films? August 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Two decades since the release of Sooraj Barjatya's hit family drama 'Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!', Karan Johar says it was the movie which made him decide he wanted to be a filmmaker. "#20YearsOfHAHK ....the movie that made me want to make movies!!!! @MadhuriDixit @BeingSalmanKhan and the man himself #SoorajBarjatya," Karan...
  • Karan Johar laughs off paying Rs 300 crore to two stars July 31, 2014

    Mumbai: The rumour mills in Bollywood have been running overtime with the buzz that Karan Johar has paid Salman Khan Rs.150 crore to star in "Shhuddhi" and the same amount to Aamir Khan for another film. But the filmmaker has laughed it off and trashed the news. "Let's introduce a...
  • It's official! Salman Khan to play the lead in Karan Johar's 'Shhuddhi' July 16, 2014

    After months of speculations and rumours about the film being shelved, Karan Johar's ambitious project 'Shhuddhi' will star Salman Khan in the lead role. The film will be directed by Karan Malhotra, who made an impressive debut in 2012 with the remake of 'Agneepath'. 'Shhuddhi' was in news for a...
  • Why Ashutosh Rana as Alia Bhatt's father in 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' is every lovestruck boy's nightmare July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Seriously. It is all in the eyes. Don't you remember the heroes and villains locked in a deathstare? The one who blinks first, loses. One of the things that caught our attention in the latest film 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya' apart from Alia Bhatt's over the top makeup...
  • Watch: Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt on their onscreen love story 'Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania' July 11, 2014

    Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt team up once again for Karan Johar's 'Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania'. They were first seen together in the 2012 hit 'Student of the Year' and now they team up once again for Karan Johar's 'Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania'. CNN Ibn entertainment editor Rajeev Masand takes...
  • I want my partner to be helpful, protective and ambitious: Varun Dhawan July 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan says he and actress Alia Bhatt are just friends and they share a loveandhate relationship. "We have spent so much time with each other that we are comfortable with each other. Ours is a love and hate relationship. We keep fighting a lot on various small...
  • Snapshot: Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif show up in the same car at Karan Johar's bash June 30, 2014

    They are never going to make their relationship official and we don't give a damn to it anymore. The paparazzi clicked Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif coming together in the same car at Karan Johar's bash. Although they didn't try to dodge the paparazzi as the cocky couple usually does....
  • Karan Johar did 'Bombay Velvet' for free June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Karan Johar will be seen on the big screen again and the makers of 'Bombay Velvet' say that he didn't accept a single paisa as an actor's fee for his negative role in the film. As a token of appreciation, coproducer Phantom Films (Anurag Kashyap and Vikas Bahl)...