Karan Johar

  • '2 States' stereotyping of North and South India: I am from Karnataka and I find nothing wrong in laughing at myself once in a while 18-04-2014 03:09 PM

    New Delhi: There are many pointers by which you can tell whether a person is from northern, or the southern part of the country. By the amount of butter he/she slaps on her paranthas or the dexterity with which a person can eat rice with bare hands. Lungis, kurtas, turbans,...
  • Salman to turn barber; KJo a lensman for 'Mission Sapne' 17-04-2014 05:48 PM

    Mumbai: Several celebrities including Salman Khan, Karan Johar, Ranbir Kapoor and Harbhajan Singh will be seen stepping into the shoes of the common man for a day, taking up their jobs and earning daily wages as part of an upcoming TV show 'Mission Sapne'. The brings together several celebs from...
  • Ranbir Kapoor is my favourite co-star, Anurag Kashyap my favourite director: Karan Johar 17-04-2014 03:47 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who will be seen acting in his first full-fledged role in 'Bombay Velvet', says it was great to work under Anurag Kashyap's direction in the film. The shooting of the movie is almost over with just a day's shoot left. "It was great to be directed...
  • Salman Khan to turn barber; Karan Johar a lensman for 'Mission Sapne' 16-04-2014 07:35 PM

    Mumbai: Several celebrities including Salman Khan, Karan Johar, Ranbir Kapoor and Harbhajan Singh will be seen stepping into the shoes of the common man for a day, taking up their jobs and earning daily wages as part of an upcoming TV show 'Mission Sapne'. The brings together several celebs from...
  • Karan Johar thanks Anurag Kashyap for fulfilling Yash Johar's wish 16-04-2014 11:30 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is making his full-fledged acting debut with Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet', has thanked him for making his late father Yash Johar's wish come true. "My father thought I should be an actor...I didn't. Thank you Anurag Kashyap for fulfilling my dad's wish...just wrapped 'Bombay Velvet'!"...
  • Karan Johar's 'Ungli' set for November 7 release 15-04-2014 04:48 PM

    Karan Johar's 'Ungli' is all set to hit theatres on November 7 this year. The comedy-drama film, directed by Rensil D'Silva of 'Kurbaan' fame, stars Emraan Hashmi, Kangana Ranaut and Sanjay Dutt in the leading roles. "Dharma productions 'Ungli' will release on November the 7th, 2014...," Johar posted on Twitter....
  • Is actor Purab Kohli contesting in 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7'? 10-04-2014 02:53 PM

    Mumbai: After impressing critics with his performance in 'Jal', Purab Kohli is now likely to waltz into the new season of popular dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. Names of various celebrities are being tossed around as possible contestants in the new season, but Purab is said to have given...
  • Go on a date with Ranbir Kapoor, spend the day with Priyanka Chopra and fly with SRK 05-04-2014 06:00 PM

    New Delhi: A starry fundraising auction will offer a chance to fly with superstar Shah Rukh Khan on his private jet, win a dinner date with heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor and spend an entire day with Bollywood diva Priyanka Chopra. Swades Foundation, founded by former UTV boss Ronnie and wife Zarina...
  • Beware Katrina Kaif, Alia Bhatt wants to marry Ranbir Kapoor 05-04-2014 05:40 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt says she finds Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor adorable and has expressed her desire to marry him. Alia will be seen in the upcoming episode of filmmaker Karan Johar's celebrity talk show 'Koffee with Karan' and when the host 'asked what is your vibe like with Ranbir',...
  • Tiff? What tiff? Karan Johar parties with SRK's wife Gauri; posts photo on Twitter 04-04-2014 11:59 AM

    Of late, rumours of a rift between good friends Shah Rukh Khan and filmmaker Karan Johar have been making rounds in the gossip columns. The reason was said to be Khan's absence from the season four of Johar's popular chat show, 'Koffee With Karan'. But amidst the rumours, Johar posted...
  • All's well? Shah Rukh Khan will not appear in friend Karan Johar's show 'Koffee with Karan' this time 02-04-2014 10:40 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has appeared on all the previous seasons of 'Koffee with Karan', will not feature on the TV show this time. This will the first time Shah Rukh will be skipping the popular show, hosted by his good friend and filmmaker Karan Johar, which...
  • Koffee With Karan: Why Kareena Kapoor thought Zoya Akhtar could never direct films 24-03-2014 12:04 PM

    Mumbai: That Kareena Kapoor is unabashed and is never politically correct is a fact well known. The actress apparently had told filmmaker Zoya Akhtar that she will never be able to make films long back over a heated argument. Recalling the incident on 'Koffee With Karan', Zoya amusingly revealed to...
  • Koffee With Karan: Kajol asks cousin Rani Mukerji 'when are you getting married?' 14-03-2014 11:23 AM

    Mumbai: For long, actress Rani Mukerji has been hounded by questions about her marriage and especially about rumours of her wedding with filmmaker Aditya Chopra. The latest curious case to join the bandwagon is her cousin and actress Kajol. During the rapid fire round on Karan Johar's 'Koffee With Karan',...
  • Even Kajol's curious about cousin Rani Mukerji's wedding 13-03-2014 06:21 PM

    Mumbai: For long, actress Rani Mukerji has been hounded by questions about her marriage and especially about rumours of her wedding with filmmaker Aditya Chopra. The latest curious case to join the bandwagon is her cousin and actress Kajol. During the rapid fire round on Karan Johar's 'Koffee With Karan',...
  • Koffee with Karan: Had to do strange things to get my first job with you, Ayan tells Karan Johar 12-03-2014 11:43 AM

    The next episode of Koffee with Karan will see cousins Kajol and Ayan Mukherji come together on the chat show. When Karan asks Ayan, "What's the most weirdest rumour you have heard about yourself?", Ayan promptly replies, "I had to do all strange things to get my first job with...
  • Raagini Makkar and her troupe Naadyog wins 'India's Got Talent 5' 09-03-2014 10:55 AM

    Mumbai: It couldn't have been a better day for their victory - Raagini Makkar and her troupe Naadyog picked the 'India's Got Talent 5' trophy here on International Women's Day Saturday. Raagini is a housewife and a kathak dance teacher and she runs her family institute called Naadyog, which is...
  • Koffee with Karan: I admit to my affair with Ranbir Kapoor, says Aditya Roy Kapur 07-03-2014 10:40 AM

    Aditya Roy Kapur, who shared screen space with Ranbir Kapoor in 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani', has been often spotted with latter at parties and get together. And, when host Karan Johar asks him, if he is having an affair with Ranbir, he shoots back, "I admit to having an affair...
  • Once a mentor, always a mentor: Shraddha Kapoor on Aditya Chopra 07-03-2014 09:18 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor, who had a fallout with Aditya Chopra after she flouted her three-film deal with Yash Raj Films (YRF) for 'Aashiqui 2', says she will always consider the producer as her mentor. She hopes he will call her for a movie someday. During the shooting of a...
  • Kangana Ranaut is beyond brilliance in 'Queen': Karan Johar 06-03-2014 02:14 PM

    Filmmaker Karan Johar says he had fun while watching Vikas Bahl's new film 'Queen' and its actresses - Kangana Ranaut and Lisa Haydon were 'brilliant'. "'Queen' is the most fun I have had at the movies in a very long time! Vikas Bahl is a star and Kangna is beyond...
  • 'Supertraits of Superstars' documents the lives of 11 superstars 05-03-2014 06:39 PM

    I have always wondered what makes Super Stars who they are. Do they possess skills that regular people do not? Do they have that unique touch right since birth or does it take a lot for them to acquire and build on those skills, both in the professional and personal...
  • 2 States: Kissing scenes help to get opening, says Karan Johar 01-03-2014 10:17 AM

    Mumbai: The '2 States' trailer features Alia Bhatt locking lips with Arjun Kapoor and its producer Karan Johar says kissing scenes help in luring the audience. Earlier kissing scenes were not included in promos, but it has become a trend now. When asked about the same, Karan said: "It's great...
  • Ranveer, Deepika not finalised for 'Shuddhi': Karan Johar 28-02-2014 05:01 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar has shot down rumours of 'Ram-leela' pair Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone playing the lead roles in his 'Shuddhi'. Karan Malhotra will wield the megaphone for 'Shuddhi' to be produced by Karan. When asked whether he has finalised Deepika and Ranveer for 'Shuddhi', Karan said: "No."...
  • Is Alia Bhatt convincing as the heroine of Chetan Bhagat's book '2 States'? 24-02-2014 04:05 PM

    After playing the rich girl craving for independence and freedom in 'Highway', Alia Bhatt will be seen playing a Tam-Brahm girl studying in IIMA in Sajid Nadiadwala and Karan Johar's film '2 States'. Based on Chetan Bhagat's best selling novel of the same name, '2 States' stars Alia Bhatt as...
  • Snapshot: Son Arhaan comes to visit mom Malaika Arora Khan at work 24-02-2014 01:01 PM

    Malaika Arora Khan had a special guest on the sets of 'India's Got Talent' recently. Her son, Arhaan Khan came to visit his mom along with a friend and was seen observing the contestants on the show. All of 10, Arhaan has clearly got the genes of his good looking...
  • 'Koffee with Karan' gets bold, to go on air late night 20-02-2014 05:31 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar's popular chat show will be aired late night due to the bold content in an upcoming episode featuring Nargis Fakhri and Frieda Pinto. For the first time, Karan Johar's show 'Koffee with Karan' will be aired at 11 PM, which will see actresses Freida and Nargis....
  • Karan Johar's 'Shuddhi' to be released on December 25, 2015 20-02-2014 10:20 AM

    Mumbai: Karan Johar's 'Shuddhi', which has recently been in the news for its change of cast, will be releasing Dec 25 next year. The filmmaker took to Twitter to announce the news. "'Shuddhi' will release on Friday the 25th of December, 2015... the lead cast will be announced shortly," Karan...