Talent should not have a gender: Karan Johar
Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is launching a female director for the first time with “Gippi” under his banner, says talent is above gender. Sonam Nair makes her directorial debut with [...]
Karan Johar calls Madhuri ‘mother of entertaining songs’
Madhuri Dixit’s special dance number in forthcoming film “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani” has impressed the film’s producer Karan Johar so much that he has tagged her as “queen of dance”. [...]
Karan Johar vs Saif Ali Khan at box office this week
Do you want to have fun with zombies or teenagers? This Friday Zombie comedy “Go Goa Gone”, produced by Saif Ali Khan, and teenage-drama “Gippi” from Karan Johar’s stable are [...]
Bombay Talkies – Review
Film – Bombay Talkies Bollywood Celebden Rating – 4/5 Cast- Rani Mukherjee, Randeep Hooda, Katrina Kaif, Saqib Saleem, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Vineet Kumar, Sadashiv Amrapurkar, Naman Jain. Direction- Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar [...]
Bollywood dynasties keep it in the family
As Indian cinema turns 100 years old, one powerful Bollywood dynasty can trace the roots of their stardom almost right back to the birth of the national film industry. “We [...]
Bollywood celebrates 100th birthday
One hundred years after the screening of a black-and-white silent film, India’s brash, song-and-dance-laden Bollywood film industry celebrates its centenary later this week. The milestone will be marked with the [...]
Karan Johar fed up with political nuisance
Karan Johar admits that he feels very vulnerable and restrictive as a filmmaker. The Kuch Kuch Hota Hai director, who has been a target of several political groups for his films like Wake [...]
‘Bombay Talkies’ album high on emotions, celebrations
Film: Bombay Talkies; Music Composer: Amit Trivedi; Singers: Kailash Kher, Amit Trivedi, Mohit Chauhan, Kavita Seth, Richa Sharma, Javed Bashir, Sukhwinder Singh; Rating *** The music album of upcoming movie [...]
Love and compassion missing from our industry: Karan Johar
The Hindi film industry has become “disciplined and structured”, says director Karan Johar, but feels that “love and compassion” that used to bind people together in olden days have disappeared. [...]
Karan turns stylist for Dibaker, Anurag and Zoya
Filmmaker Karan Johar has reportedly turned stylist for “Bombay Talkies” co-directors and is giving them tips for their red carpet appearance at the 66th edition of Cannes International Film Festival. [...]
Karan Johar plans to direct next in early 2014
Director-producer Karan Johar, currently caught up with several production ventures like “Gippi” and “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani”, would direct a full length feature film next year. “As a producer, there [...]
Check out the trailer of Karan Johar’s Gippi
Bollywood is moving towards new heights. Makes us feel proud of our filmmakers. The first trailer of Karan Johar and UTV’s joint production Gippi is finally out, killing all the [...]
Bombay Talkies Trailer
What do you get when you have star performers like Amitabh Bachchan, Rani Mukherjee, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Randeep Hooda and Katrina Kaif and four brilliant directors like Zoya Akhthar, Anurag Kashyap, [...]
Karan Johar is once again all praises for Salman Khan
Lately, Karan Johar is all for Salman Khan. The filmmaker just can’t stop praising and talking about the actor. He feels, the Khan’s star power goes beyond his films. Karan [...]
Karan Johar compares Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani to Jab We Met
Karan Johar says his upcoming film, a love story, titled Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani will revisit the ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ days. YJHD is a perfect love story, very similar [...]
Shahrukh in a hurry to complete Chennai Express with Deepika
We’ve all heard the news that Deepika Padukone by Shahrukh Khan and Karan Johar was forced to cancel her trip with Ranbir Kapoor to promote their new film Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani. [...]
Anurag Kashyap thought Karan Johar was a misfit for Bombay Talkies
Karan Johar was a misfit for ‘Bombay Talkes’, according to Anurag Kashyap. But later he found similarities with the fellow filmmaker. He also thinks that Karan’s short film is the [...]
Juhi Chawla: Shahrukh Khan and me are no longer close
Looks like Shahrukh Khan is on the verge of losing another friend in his life. All his old buddies from the industry from the time he was a struggler faded [...]
Top 5 popular Bollywood spats that can never be forgotten
Bollywood actors not only make news for their acting skills, but also for their rifts with fellow actors. Lets take a look at some of Bollywood’s most dramatic spats that [...]
Is Katrina Kaif following Sunny Leone?
We recently reported that Sunny Leone will be playing herself in her upcoming movie “Ragini MMS 2″. Looks like Katrina Kaif is also doin the same in her upcoming movie [...]
Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor in Karan Johar’s next
We last heard that Kareena Kapoor and Hrithik Roshan would be coming together for a movie by Zoya Akhtar. While the news fizzled out, here’s the latest – there is buzz that [...]
Kai Po Che boy Sushant Singh Rajput in Kjo’s next
Kai Po Che going on to be a super hit movie, all the lead actors are getting many offers. Recently Raj Kumar Yadav was announced the lead actor in which [...]
Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor at war again?
If buzz is to be gone by, Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor refused an offer to appear on a popular chat show. Reports suggest that despite being offered big bucks, [...]
Voluptuous Kareena Kapoor to get skinny for KJO’s next
Kareena Kapoor will have to shed kilos for Karan Johar’s movie ‘Gori Tere Pyar Mein’, where she will be paired opposite Imran Khan. The film will be directed by Punit [...]
Akshay Kumar & Karan Johar join hands for an ambitious project
If all goes well, Akshay Kumar and Karan Johar will team up for an ambitious project. This will be the first time the two would be coming together, despite the [...]
Alia Bhatt will be seen as a Tamilian in 2 states!
Alia Bhatt is doing everything possible to make sure she survives long enough in the industry. The actress who will be seen as a Tamilian girl in 2 states, is [...]
Alia Bhatt credits Karan Johar for her fashion sense
Actress Alia Bhatt, giving credit to Karan Johar, says, he is reason why she is now a fashion-conscious girl. “I was not fashion conscious before I met Karan Johar. After [...]
Alia Bhatt’s next is ’2 states’ opposite Arjun Kapoor!
Alia Bhatt, has been the talk of Tinsel town ever since her debut film Student Of The Year, which was directed and produced by Karan Johar. Well Alia has certainly [...]
Alia Bhatt doesn’t mind locking lips on-screen!
Alia Bhatt, who’s popularity is growing rapidly after making her debut with Karan Johar’s Student Of The Year, says she doesn’t mind doing intimate scenes on-screen. Alia is the daughter [...]
Salman Khan leaves Karan Johar tongue tied
Karan Johar, a very popular and renowned filmmaker, apparently gets nervous before superstar Salman Khan. What’s funny is that the filmmaker himself doesn’t know the exact reason, why that happens. [...]
Star studded screening for Gippi
The young Bollywood stars Siddharth Malhotra, Arjun Kapoor, Aditya Roy Kapur attended the special screening of Karan Kohar’s film Gippi held at Light Box Preview Theatre in Mumbai. Also snapped [...]
Movie stills : Bombay Talkies
Star Cast : Amitabh Bachchan Rani Mukerji Nawazuddin Siddiqui Randeep Hooda Sadashiv Amrapurkar Saqib Saleem Aamir Khan Katrina Kaif Ranbir Kapoor Music Composer : Amit Trivedi Directors : Anurag Kashyap [...]
Celebrities clicked at ‘Bombay Talkies’ screening
It was a star studded affair at the screening of Bombay Talkies, with prominent Bollywood biggies, including veteran writer Javed Akhtar and filmmaker Anurag Kashyap were in full attendance. Held [...]
Bollywood Celebrities at the Stardust Awards!
The 11th Stardust Awards held in Bandra complex, Mumbai was a gala affair with some of the biggest names of Bollywood present there. Amitabh Bachcan, Vidya Balan and Priyanka Chopra [...]
Bollywood stars spotted at the Filmfare nomination bash!
Bollywood celebrities were spotted having a good time at the Filmfare nomination bash held at Hotel Hyatt Regency in Andheri on Monday evening. Bollywood actresses like Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, [...]
Hrithik Roshan’s star studded birthday bash!
Hrithik Roshan The ‘Greek God’ of Bollywood celebrated his birthday with his family and friends on a yacht off the Gateway Of India in Mumbai on Wednesday night. It was [...]
Bollywood’s biggest enemies!
What was once considered as a platform to showcase talent has now been reduced to a battlefield. While some of Bollywood’s relationships keep getting stronger, there are some that have [...]
Karan Johar’s best directorial flicks!
Karan Johar started his career as an actor in Dil Wale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge. Since acting wasn’t his cup of tea, he shifted to directing and also became a designer. [...]
Karan Johar was born on 25 May 1972 in Mumbai to Yash Johar and Hiroo Johar. He is a film director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer and a television host. He is also the head of the production company Dharma Productions.
Karan Johar made his debut in Bollywood as an actor in 1995 with Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. He had also assisted Aditya Chopra in writing the screenplay. He made his directorial debut with Kuch Kuch Hota Hai starring Shahrukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukerji. The movie was a commercial and critical success and won a National Award and eight Filmfare Awards. His next movie was a family drama, Kabhi Kushi Kabhi Gham in 2001 which won five Filmfare Awards. Karan changed his style in 2010 with My Name is Khan and delivered a movie about the stereotypical response to the name ‘Khan’. The movie was critically acclaimed and a huge blockbuster.
Karan Johar also produced movies like Wake Up Sid!, Kurbaan, We Are Family, I Hate Luv Stories and Agneepath. Karan Johar hosted a TV series, Koffee with Karan on Star World and Lift Karade on Sony TV. He has also selected costumes for Shahrukh for movies like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil Toh Pagal Hai, Duplicate, Mohabbatein, Mai Hoon Na, Veer-Zaara and Om Shanti Om.