He is a person that first appeared in the movie DDLJ as friend of the protagonist. Yes, a boy with specs. You won’t believe it but he is one and only KJo – Karan Johar. He is one of the high profile celebrities in the film industry.
Karan Johar is a son of Yash Johar, maker of Aganeepath. Why Karan is so special is because of his talent and guts to create liveliness in the movies. He is a screen writer, director, producer, costume designer, actor and a TV show host. It means he is multi-talented person.
With his directorial movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, he made a niche in the industry and the movie won Filmfair Award For Best Director. Also, it won the Best Screenplay Award. At the age of 24, he confirmed his grounds and the industry paid him respect for his work.
Later he made family drama Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001) and that was even the highest grossing production. The beauty of his talent lies in giving roles to the actors. In this movie, he had the big names such as Amitabha Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Rani Mukharjee, Hrithik Rosan and Kareena Kapoor.
Karan is regarded as the most successful filmmakers in Bollywood. And his movies are the highest grossing ones. In the year 2010, he made My Name Is Khan with his all time favorite star Shahrukh Khan. This film made he won the Award of Best Director.
He is now the head of Dharma Production. And just few months back, he made remake of his father’s film Agneepath starrer Amitabh with Hrithik Rosan and Sanju Baba. It was real hit and audiences admired his efforts of production. Even Kancha China is big hit.
In a tete-a-tete, he said Raj Kapoor, Yash Chopra and Sooraj Badjatya are his inspirations. He also designed Shahrukh’s costume in Dil To Pagal Hai, Mohabbatein, Veer-Zaara, Om Shanti Om and few others.
It was TV world where he fit himself as a host of Koffee with Karan. I’ve seen people desperate for watching the TV chat show. In this show, you can come to know his real talent and intelligence. How witty he is and how does he use pranks? This is what he made him super personality. After all, you can create your own personality.