KARAN JOHAR

  • Producer Karan Johar confirms Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Fawad Khan and Rishi Kapoor for 'Kapoor and sons' Yesterday

    Mumbai: 'Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu' director Shakun Batra's upcoming 'modern family' drama film 'KAPOOR and SONS' will star rumoured couple Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra, along with Pakistani actor Fawad Khan and veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, producer Karan Johar announced on Wednesday. The rumours of the cast had been doing...
  • Alia Bhatt, Fawad Khan in 'Ram Lakhan'? Karan Johar denies it on Twitter Yesterday

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar has denied reports of casting Alia Bhatt and Fawad Khan in his upcoming production venture "Ram Lakhan" remake, insisting they are yet to decide on the leading pairs. Karan is first time teaming up with "Chennai Express" director Rohit Shetty, who will be directing the brothers'...
  • 'Bombay Velvet' trailer: Street fighter Ranbir Kapoor serenades Anushka Sharma the singer in 1960s Bombay 1 week ago

    There is a certain level of mystery attached to old world charm in the trailer of Anurag Kashyap's latest film 'Bombay Velvet'. Ranbir Kapoor plays a street fighter who serenades Anushka Sharma, a jazz singer in 1960s Bombay. The film also features Karan Johar in a crucial role. Kashyap's 'Bombay...
  • e Lounge: Bollywood has many talented young heroes today March 11, 2015

    While the star heroes continue to rule the roost with their many 100 and 200 crore hits, the Hindi film industry today has several young guns who aren't far behind. "Newer generation is very stable," said Karan Johar. ...
  • Newer generation in Bollywood is very stable: Karan Johar March 11, 2015

    While the star heroes continue to rule the roost with their many 100 and 200 crore hits, the Hindi film industry today has several young guns who aren't far behind. "Newer generation is very stable," said Karan Johar. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Farah Khan, Karan Johar say to dedicate just one day to women is not enough March 8, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood stars Amitabh Bachchan, Farah Khan and Karan Johar among others have urged fans to dedicate every day in celebration of womanhood, on the occasion of International Women's Day. The celebrities took to Twitter to post their wishes. "'Woman's Day'.. ?? A single day dedicated to women ? But...
  • AIB cancels tour, promises to be back soon March 4, 2015

    Mumbai: After all the uproar over their video of 'AIB Knockout', standup comedy group All India Bakchod (AIB) cancelled their upcoming live show in Pune, saying they need time to get their act together. The group took to social-networking site Facebook to announce cancellation of the show, to be held on...
  • Rishi Kapoor returns to Twitter, gets a warm welcome February 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who rejoined micro-blogging website Twitter after almost five years, was warmly welcomed on the online platform by celebrities like Anupan Kher, Abhishek Bachchan and Karan Johar. Abhishek was the first to welcome his "Chintu Uncle" on board. He tweeted Thursday: "Crew show some major love to...
  • Photo of the day: Shah Rukh Khan thanks friends Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma, Alia Bhatt for being part of 'Sabse Shaana Kaun' February 26, 2015

    It is never easy for an actor to concentrate on two projects simultaneously. But for megastar, it isn't all that difficult. Shah Rukh Khan, who has been shooting back-to-back for his upcoming show 'India Poochega - Sabse Shaana Kaun? is also filming 'Fan'. SRK took to Twitter today to thank...
  • Amish Tripathi: There aren't many extremist in India, it is a miniscule number; we are not Syria or Pakistan February 18, 2015

    Jaipur: One might think that Amish Tripathi, author of the hugely popular Shiva trilogy, took a big risk when he decided to write on mythology in his first book- but the author himself doesn't feel so. An IIM Calcutta graduate, Amish Tripathi's first book 'The Immortals Of Meluha' - narrating...
  • FIRs against bollywood stars for AIB Roast: Can adult comedy be criminal conspiracy? February 13, 2015

    There is no end to the controversy surrounding the AIB roast, after Mahesh Bhatt has questioned why Sonakshi Sinha was not named in the FIR that has been lodged by the Mumbai Police. Sonakshi has said that she was named in a separate FIR filed in Delhi and Kolkata. The...
  • Shah Rukh Khan and director Karan Johar get nostalgic as 'My name is Khan' completes five years February 13, 2015

    Mumbai: 'My Name Is Khan', a movie about an autistic man's journey to meet the US President to give one message -- 'My name is Khan, and I am not a terrorist' -- Thursday clocked five years. This made its lead actor Shah Rukh Khan and director Karan Johar nostalgic. "An...
  • FIR filed against 'AIB Knockout' in Lucknow; Ranveer Singh, Karan Johar, Arjun Kapoor could face three-year jail term February 12, 2015

    The Lucknow police have registered an FIR against the participants of the controversial 'AIB Roast' show, including Bollywood director Karan Johar and actors Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor. According to the complaint filed by Kailash Chandra Pandey, a Lucknow-based activist, the spread of the controversial video, which went viral on social...
  • Director Shakun Batra's next to be a family film, will be produced by Karan Johar February 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar has said he will produce director Shakun Batra's next project, which is a family film. Batra's last film, 2012 Kareena Kapoor-starrer romantic comedy 'Ek Mai Hu Aur Ek Tu', also his debut, was produced by Johar under his banner Dharma Productions. Johar, 42, who is impressed by Batra's...
  • Silence can mean several things, says Karan Johar about criticism over AIB roast February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is facing a lot of backlash for taking part in the 'AIB Roast', has posted a cryptic tweet about 'silence'. The 42-year-old director, set to make his full-fledged acting debut as a villain in 'Bombay Velvet', is yet to directly comment on the fallout that happened...
  • Snapshot: First look of Karan Johar as Kaizad Khambatta in 'Bombay Velvet' February 9, 2015

    After revealing Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma's look in 'Bombay Velvet', the makers have released another poster from the movie that features Karan Johar, who is playing the antagonist in the high-octane period drama. Karan Johar as Kaizad Khambatta sports a mustache and is seen in a different avatar....
  • AIB Roast was done in good humour; not meant to be taken very seriously: Anushka Sharma February 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Anushka Sharma's cricketer boyfriend Virat Kohli may have been the butt of jokes during the controversial comedy show 'AIB Roast' but the actress feels such humour should not be taken seriously. "The way I look at it, I think it was in a good humour. Not meant to be taken...
  • Now, Ram Gopal Verma 'appreciates' Karan Johar for AIB Knockout February 4, 2015

    Mumbai: After the controversial AIB Roast video was taken down from video sharing website YouTube, filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has sent out a message of appreciation to his fellow filmmaker Karan Johar for taking part in the show. "The AIB show is final proof that India has finally come of age...
  • MNS demands apology from Karan Johar, Arjun Kapoor and Ranveer Singh February 3, 2015

    Mumbai: A day after the Maharashtra government and Mumbai police initiated a probe into allegations of 'abusive and filthy' language having been used by Bollywood personalities at an AIB Roast event in Mumbai, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena here Tuesday demanded an apology from all the persons involved in it. MNS Chitrapat...
  • AIB Roast: MLA demands action against Karan Johar, Arjun Kapoor, Ranveer Singh; state government, police to probe the 'objectionable' content of the show February 3, 2015

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra government and Mumbai police have initiated separate investigations into allegations of "abusive and filthy" language used by Bollywood director Karan Johar and actors Arjun Kapoor and Ranveer Singh at an event in Mumbai in December. Following complaints about the below-the-belt contents of the 'AIB Roast' programme viewed by...
  • Watch: This AIB 'roast' of actors Arjun Kapoor and Ranveer Singh must be viewed with headphones ON. Seriously January 29, 2015

    In the beginning, the comedy collective All India Backchod endevour to define the idea of celebrity roasting. But despite all formal definitions, the best that works is given by 'roast master', filmmaker Karan Johar. He says, "Let the filth begin".From unabashedly inappropriate jokes, to toilet humour and digs on each...
  • 'Bombay Velvet': Ranbir Kapoor looks rugged and lean as boxer Johnny Balraj in the new Anurag Kashyap film January 28, 2015

    Produced and directed by Anurag Kashyap, 'Bombay Velvet' is reported to be based on historian Gyan Prakash's book 'Mumbai Fables'. The film, which is set to hit the theatres on May 15, features Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Karan Johar in lead roles with Kay Kay Menon, Siddharth Basu and...