Profession: Director, Producer, Screenwriter and TV Personality
Star sign: Gemini
He used to believe in numerology a lot and even creating film titles in which the first word and a number of others in the title would begin with the letter K. After he saw the movie Bhai (2006), he chose to become skeptical.
He made his directorial debut with Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), which became a mega hit.
He has a Master’s degree in French from before he decided to enter the film industry.
He initially wanted to be an actor, staring in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge in 1995.
He achieved crossover success in 2010 with his movie, My Name Is Khan. The film won Johar his second Filmfare Award for Best Director
His recent movie, Student of the Year was a blockbuster hit too. All three of his main leads in this movie were debutante actors.
He is most known for his TV show “Koffee with Karan” on which he interviews famous Bollywood celebrities.