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Karan Johar

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Birthday
25, 1972
Birthplace
Mumbai, India
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
25, 1972 (age 47)
Birthplace
Mumbai, India

About

Bollywood actor, director, and producer who became synonymous with blockbuster romance films.

Before Fame

He broke into Bollywood as an actor in the 1995 film Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, then made his directorial debut with the highly-acclaimed Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.

Trivia

He achieved crossover success in 2010 with My Name Is Khan. The film featured a pared-down directorial style from his previous features and tackled weightier issues, a change in focus for him that was noticed around the world.

Family Life

His father, Yash Johar, founded Dhrama Productions in India, creating films noted for their lavish sets and traditional Indian values.

Associated With

He produced the Filmfare Award-winning 2010 film We Are Family, which starred Kareena Kapoor.