KARAN JOHAR

  • 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. ...
  • 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...
  • Author Amish Tripathi announces his new series on Lord Ram January 24, 2015

    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...
  • 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. ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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...
  • e Lounge: Alia Bhatt talks about her wedding June 11, 2014

    In an exclusive interview to CNNIBN's Piya Hingorani, Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt who is playing the lead role in upcoming film 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' discusses her own desires and wishes about her wedding day. Produced by Karan Johar, 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' features Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt in...
  • e Lounge: Kareena sad for not being part of 'Shuddhi' February 18, 2014

    Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor has said that she is sad for not being the part of upcoming film 'Shuddhi'. Speaking to CNNIBN, the actress said, "Shuddhi was so much about Hhrithik and me, everyone wanted to see us together." Actress Deepika Padukone has also clarified that she has not been...
  • Idol Chat: Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap talk about 'Hasee Toh Phasee' February 8, 2014

    The unlikely pair of Karan Johar and Anurag Kashyap, who have teamed up for 'Hasee Toh Phasee', talked about the film and the idea that inspired them to come up with such a quirky tale. In a conversation with CNNIBN's Entertainment Editor, Rajeev Masand, the duo spoke up their minds...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Hasee Toh Phasee', 'The Lego Movie', 'Saving Mr Banks' and 'Lone Survivor' February 8, 2014

    CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Hasee Toh Phasee', 'The Lego Movie', 'Saving Mr Banks' and 'Lone Survivor'. He also spoke to Bollywood directors Karan Johar and Anurag Kashyap. ...
  • e Lounge: Karan and Anurag recall how they turned from foes to friends February 6, 2014

    Bollywood director Karan Johar said that his counterpart Anurag Kashyap was like an antagonist as he had given a series of interviews criticising him, but things changed after they met at a party and sorted out their differences. ...
  • e Lounge: Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap talk about 'Hasee Toh Phasee' February 4, 2014

    The unlikely pair of Karan Johar and Anurag Kashyap, who have teamed up for 'Hasee Toh Phasee', talked about the film and the idea that inspired them to come up with such a quirky tale. In a conversation with CNNIBN's Entertainment Editor, Rajeev Masand, the duo spoke up their minds...
  • e Lounge Unwind: The 'sentimental' couple on 'Hasee Toh Phasee' January 31, 2014

    Directed by Vinil Mathew, 'Hasee Toh Phasee', starring Sidharth Malhotra and Parineeti Chopra, is a romantic comedy. In an exclusive interview to CNNIBN's entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, the actors talked about the film and their chemistry behind the camera. The film is set to be released on February 7. ...
  • 'Ram Gopal Varma is a mad man,' says Karan Johar September 22, 2013

    In conversation with CNN-IBN's Sushant Mehta - uncut full interview with The Lunchbox team. ...
  • Ram Gopal Varma is a mad man, says Karan Johar September 19, 2013

    Filmmakers Karan Johar and Ram Gopal Varma are known to take jibes at each other on Twitter every now and then. But this time Karan has gone a step further. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, he's accused RGV of trolling him on Twitter. "Ram Gopal Varma is the biggest...
  • e Lounge: Imran, Kareena's next 'Gori Tere Pyaar Mein' September 11, 2013

    Produced by Karan Johar under the banner of Dharma Productions, the film features Imran Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shraddha Kapoor in lead roles. ...
  • Bollybuzz: Karan Johar to play negative role in Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet' June 5, 2013

    Karan Johar will portray a negative character in Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet'. ...
  • People's reaction on 'Bombay Talkies' is very important, says Anurag Kashyap May 22, 2013

    The Cannes festival, which features the biggest names in independent and mainstream cinema, will feature be a special section commemorating 100 years of Indian Cinema and a formidable Bollywood presence. ...
  • Bollywood comes together at Cannes Film Festival 2013 May 21, 2013

    The 66th Cannes Film Festival is celebrating 100 years of Indian cinema this year. A number of Bollywood celebrities were seen making a beeline for the French Riviera. ...
  • Friday releases: 'Shootout at Wadala', 'Bombay Talkies', 'Celluloid Man' May 3, 2013

    Indian cinema's centenary celebrations take centrestage this Friday as 'Bombay Talkies' and 'Celluloid Man', both films dedicated to Indian cinema hit the screens. ...
  • Bollywood's four filmmakers get talking about their favourite films April 26, 2013

    CNNIBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand got four of Bollywood's most relevant filmmakers Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhar and Dibakar Bannerjee to talk about their favourite Indian films. And while there were several names doing the rounds, there's one Amitabh Bachchan film that all agreed upon. ...
  • 'Bombay Talkies': The personal connect of four directors April 23, 2013

    The directors of the four stories in the upcoming film, 'Bombay Talkies' Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhar and Dibakar Bannerjee in conversation with Rajeev Masand about the autobiographical elements in their stories. ...
  • 'Bombay Talkies' to be screened at 66th Cannes Film Festival April 19, 2013

    "Bombay Talkies", which comprises of four shots directed by Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar Banerjee, Karan Johar and Zoya Akhtar, will be having a screening at the 66th Cannes Film Festival that is celebrating 100 years of Indian Cinema. ...
  • Sholay: Scene which was inspired from SalimJaved's story April 11, 2013

    As we near 100 years of Indian cinema, filmmaker Karan Johar gets us an interesting tale of how a scene in 'Sholay' was actually inspired by the real life story of SalimJaved. ...
  • Bollywood's unusual alliances: Ekta Kapoor, Vishal Bhardwaj team up for 'Ek Thi Daayan' April 10, 2013

    Bollywood has seen quite a few unusual directorial alliances in the past few months. Ekta Kapoor teamed up with Vishal Bhardwaj for her latest 'Ek Thi Daayan'. ...
  • First look: 'Bombay Talkies' March 26, 2013

    This May, the Indian film industry will complete 100 years and to mark that, is a film called 'Bombay Talkies' that brings together four different stories by four different directors Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee and Anurag Kashyap. ...
  • FICCI Frames 2013: Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap talk movies March 15, 2013

    From Zoya Akhtar's role in 'Kamasutra' to Karan Johar's dance act inspired by Jaya Prada, our filmmakers revealed a thing or two about their filmi connection while in conversation with our Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand at the ongoing FICCI Frames in Mumbai. ...
  • Ajay Devgn signs whopping Rs 400 crore deal: Reports March 6, 2013

    Ajay Devgn has reportedly clinched Rs 400 crore deal with Star India. ...