Karan Johar is an Indian director, producer, actor, and television personality who has worked in the Hindi film industry for over three decades. Karan Johar is commonly known by his stage name Kjo. The film director and producer is considered one of the most successful Indian film industries. Here we talking about Karan Johar age, wife, net worth, family, children, and more.
Karan Johar Bio & Personal Life:
|Real Name||Karan Dharma Kama Johar|
|Date of Birth||May 25, 1972|
The well known film producer Karan Johar was born and raised in Bombay, India, the son of Dharma Productions founder Yash Johar and Hiroo Johar. His education began at Greenlawn’s High School in Bombay (now Mumbai) and culminated at HR School of Commerce and Economics, located in Bombay. He graduated with a master’s degree in French from the University of Wisconsin. With the help of his surrogate mother, Johar became the father of twins (a boy and a girl) through surrogacy in February of 2021. The twins were delivered at the Masrani Hospital in Mumbai during the birth. His son is named Yash, and his daughter is named Ruhi. The name of Karan Johar’s son, Yash Johar, is a reference to his father.
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Karan Johar Education:
|Qualification||M. A. in French|
|School||Greenlaws High School, Mumbai|
|College||H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai|
|University||H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai|
Karan Johar Physical Stats:
|Height||In Centimeters: 178 CM|
In Meters: 1.75 m
In Feet: 5’10”
|Weight||In Kg: 77 kg|
In Pounds: 168 lbs
|Eyes Color||Dark Brown|
Karan Johar Career:
|Profession||Director, Producer, Writer, TV Host|
|Debut||Film (Director): Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) |
Film (Actor): Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Film (Producer): Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003)
TV (Actor): Indradhanush (1989)
Karan Johar began his career in the film industry as an assistant director on Aditya Chopra’s award-winning film, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), regarded as a milestone in Hindi cinema. A year later, he debuted as a director with the blockbuster romance Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998). In the first half of the film, Shah Rukh Khan plays the role of an insensitive college student Shah Rukh Khan, along with his tomboyish best friend Kajol and the prettiest girl in his college (Rani Mukerji). In contrast, in the second half, the character of the now-widowed student attempts to reconnect with his friend who recently engaged to another man Salman Khan.
Johar joined forces with Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap, and Dibakar Banerjee to create Bombay Talkies (2013), celebrating Hindi cinema’s 100th anniversary. Each director made a short film for inclusion in the extensive anthology. The film is about a magazine editor Rani Mukerji who discovers that her husband (Randeep Hooda) is gay after a chance encounter with a fellow intern (Saqib Saleem). The film did not perform well at the box office but received positive reviews from critics.
The next film directed by Johar was a romantic drama titled Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016). Ranbir Kapoor played the role of a man dealing with an unrequited love for his best friend, Anushka Sharma. As well as Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan played an older woman who is briefly involved with her character. Critical reviews were mixed to positive for the film as a commercial success. One critic referred to it as “Johar’s most mature film yet.”
Karan Johar Favorites Things:
|Hobbies||Collecting Old Things and Antiques|
|Favorite Actor||Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Rishi Kapoor|
|Favorite Actress||Meryl Streep, Kajol, Rani Mukerji and Kareena Kapoor|
|Favorite Food||Parsi Food|
|Favorite Destination||New York City|
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Karan Johar Net Worth
Karan Johar’s estimated net worth is $205 million. He is a very well-known and very successful director in the Bollywood Industry. Johar is considered one of the most respected and highest-paid filmmakers in India.