KARAN JOHAR

  • Author Amish Tripathi announces his new series on Lord Ram Yesterday

    Bestselling author Amish Tripathi has announced his new series on Lord Ram. The first book that is expected to be out by October is titled 'Scion of Ikshvaku'. Not revealing much about the plot, the author said it is his fictitious and respectful interpretation of the Ramayan. Amish's Shiva Trilogy...
  • Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt's 'Shaandaar' to release on September 4 January 14, 2015

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor-Alia Bhatt starrer 'Shandaar' is all set to hit theatres on September 4, 2015. The destination wedding drama, which is directed by Vikas Bahl of 'Queen' fame, is being co-produced by Karan Johar's Dharma productions and Phantom films. "Dharma and Phantom proudly present Shandaar... Starring Shahid and Alia... Directed by...
  • Siddharth Shukla: Not abandoning TV for films January 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Siddharth Shukla, who made a positive movie debut with 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', is bidding goodbye to his ongoing serial 'Balika Vadhu'. But he says he isn't quiiting television altogether to pursue a film career. Talking about his exit from the long-running show, he said: "I'm not (really) quitting...
  • Smitten much? Flower in hand, Ranveer Singh follows Deepika Padukone as they exit Farah Khan's birthday party January 9, 2015

    Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone may not have officially declared their relationship status to the world but Ranveer and his theatrics ensure that the world knows about them. The actor was seen wooing his lady love with a flower in his hand recently at Farah Khan's birthday bash. The couple...
  • Stardust 2014: Karan Johar jokes about Jacqueline Fernandez's outfit; calls her a 'present' ready to be 'unwrapped' January 9, 2015

    Karan Johar, who is known for his sharp wit and jesting word of the scene at times took a dig at the very gorgeous and stylish Jacqueline Fernandez at the Sansui COLORS Stardust Awards night. A little birdie told us that, Jacqueline, who had come up on the stage to receive...
  • Karan Johar: Technology killed romance January 3, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who has helmed some of Bollywood's most romantic films since making his directorial debut with 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' in 1998, says that the increased use of technology in daily lives is taking romance away from people. "Technology definitely killed romance....how can Facetime and Skype ever replace...
  • Akshay Kumar to judge the upcoming season of 'MasterChef India'? January 2, 2015

    New Delhi: If all goes as planned, Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will reportedly return to the world of reality TV show again after 'Dare 2 Dance' with 'MasterChef India' season four. "The programming team is trying to get Akshay on board the show as 'maha-judge'. Nothing is finalised yet as talks...
  • 'Balika Vadhu' star Siddharth Shukla fined for drunk driving January 2, 2015

    Mumbai: Television actor Siddharth Shukla of 'Balika Vadhu' fame was fined Rs.2,000 by traffic police for driving under the influence of alcohol on New Year's Eve. His license was also confiscated. A police official said he paid the fine and was asked to be present in court Thursday morning. "Last night, Siddharth...
  • Watch: Roundtable discussion with top Bollywood directors January 1, 2015

    CNN-IBN's Rajeev Masand speaks to top Bollywood directors about current trends in the industry. ...
  • Snapshot: Alia Bhatt posts a grumpy selfie with Sahid Kapoor on the last day of 'Shaandaar' shoot December 24, 2014

    The last day on the sets of 'Shaandaar' was not a cheerful one for the lead pair, Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor. Alia Bhatt took to Instagram, posting a photo of her and Shahid with sad faces. It also stars Shahid's father and veteran actor Pankaj Kapur and Sanjay...
  • Karan johar will surprise you in 'Bombay Velvet': Anurag Basu December 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Karan Johar is making his acting debut in period drama 'Bombay Velvet' and the movie's director Anurag Kashyap feels that the fellow filmmaker will surprise the audience with his performance. Johar, 42, will play a negative role in the film, which stars Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma besides the 'Kuch...
  • I am glad that Aishwarya Rai is doing 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil': Anushka Sharma December 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma, who will be sharing screen space with Aishwarya Rai in Karan Johar's directorial venture 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil', says the former beauty queen's role is "very different". "Yes, I am doing Karan Johar's next, which also features Ranbir Kapoor and Aishwarya," said the actress who worked with...
  • Peshawar attack: Karan Johar calls it 'heartbreaking'; Priyanka Chopra sends out a prayer on Twitter December 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Heartbroken and helpless, celebrities from the Hindi film industry condemned the attack on innocent school children in Peshawar, saying it's a "sad", "sick" and "black" day for the human race. As many as 84 children were among the 104 people killed when heavily armed terrorists launched a brazen attack on...
  • Watch: Manish Malhotra shakes a leg with Kareena Kapoor and Karan Johar on his niece's Sangeet December 15, 2014

    On the occasion of Manish Malhotra's niece Riddhi Malhotra's Sangeet, the Bollywood couturier was seen shaking a leg with friends and collaborators Karan Johar and Kareena Kapoor. The trio seemed to be completely at home dancing with each other as Mika Singh sung 'Mauja hi Mauja' from Kareena Kapoor's film...
  • Karan Johar relives the memories as his film 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham' completes 13 years December 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Karan Johar's 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham'(K3G) completed 13 years on Sunday and the filmmaker got nostalgic at the event. The family drama, which brought Bollywood big stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor together, was promoted with the tagline "It's All About...
  • Watch: Roundtable discussion with top Bollywood producers December 14, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Rajeev Masand speaks to top Bollywood producers about current trends in the industry. ...
  • Will judge Karan Johar's acting skills in 'Bombay Velvet': Siddharth Shukla doesn't want to assess his acting potential in 'DDLJ' December 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Referring to 2014 as a "wonderful year", 'Balika Vadhu' star Siddharth Shukla is evidently "happy" with the way things turned in his favour. From making his Bollywood debut with 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' to signing a three-film deal with Karan Johar's Dharma Productions, Siddharth has been successful at...
  • Farah Khan, Farhan Akhtar extend birthday greetings to Boman Irani December 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani turned 55 Tuesday and fellow fraternity members like Karan Johar, Farah Khan and Farhan Akhtar showered him with wishes. Boman, who recently featured in 'Happy New Year', has earlier starred in entertainers like 'Main Hoon Na', 'Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.', 'Dostana', 'Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.' and 'Don: The...
  • RIP Deven Verma: Karan Johar, Anushka Sharma, Madhur Bhandarkar tweet condolences December 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The void of a comedian with the subtlety reflected by Deven Verma will be hard to fill, said Bollywood celebrities Tuesday following the actor's death. Known for memorable performances in films like 'Angoor' and 'Khatta Meetha', the veteran character actor and filmmaker died in Pune early Tuesday following a heart...
  • Karan Johar crosses 5 million on Twitter, thanks fans December 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar today thanked his fans for their support as he crossed the 5 million followers mark on micro-blogging site Twitter. Johar, 42, who has directed films like 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hain', 'Kal Ho Naa Ho', 'Kabhie Khushi Kabhie Gham', 'Student of The Year' among others, joined twitter in...
  • e Lounge Unwind: Actor Emraan Hashmi talks about his forthcoming film 'Ungli' December 1, 2014

    CNN-IBN Editor Rajeev Masand speaks to Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi on his forthcoming film 'Ungli'. 'Ungli' is a vigilante drama directed by Rensil D'Silva and produced by Karan Johar under Dharma Productions. ...
  • Neha Dhupia: I want Karan Johar to direct me November 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Neha Dhupia feels lucky to have worked in filmmaker Karan Johar's upcoming production 'Ungli' and now wishes to be a part of a film that is directed by him. The 34-year-old 'Phas Gaye Re Obama' actress is a fan of Johar's films and wants to be directed by...