Karan Johar – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Karan Johar Indian Director, Producer, Writer and TV Host

His Social Media Profiles

Nickname KJo
Gender Male
Age 51 years old (in 2024)
Date of Birth 25 May 1972
Real Name Karan Dharma Kama Johar
Profession Director, Producer, Writer and TV Host
Nationality Indian
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Gemini

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 40-12-34 Inches
Bodytype Fit
Height 5 feet 8 inches (1.75 m)
Weight 77 kg (170 lbs)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hobbies Collecting old things

Karan Johar, was originally named as Rahul Kumar Johar. Karan was born on 25 May,1972 in Mumbai, India. Karan Johar, is casually alluded to as KJo. Karan is an Indian Actor, Producer, Designer, and Movie maker.

Karan Johar’s father was an Indian Bollywood filmmaker Yash Johar, who was the creator of Dharma Productions. Karan Johar, completed his high school education from Greenlawns High School. He then attended the H.R. School of Commerce and Economics, located in Mumbai. Karan Johar, got his graduate degree in the French language.

Karan Johar began his profession in the media industry from acting. In 1989, Karan Johar, performed the role of Shrikant in the Doordarshan Serial Indradhanush. Karan Johar, was impacted by the Bollywood commercial industry in his early childhood.

In 1998, Karan Johar directed the blockbuster sentimental film, Kuch Hota Hai. This film is considered as his directorial debut because this movie garnered him the Filmfare Awards for Best Screenplay, and Best Director. Karan Johar, furthermore directed the troupe shows Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham in 2001, and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna in 2006. These films outcome was extremely fruitful.

In 2010, Karan Johar directed another movie depicting social influence ‘My Name Is Khan’. This film turned out to be a huge success and Karan, received his 2nd  Filmfare Award for Best Director. Karan Johar, became as one of the outstanding directors in Bollywood Film Industry in a very short time span.

Karan Johar, has additionally wandered effectively into different roads of the media industry. Karan Johar, runs a TV syndicated program, Koffee with Karan. He likewise hosts a show ‘Calling Karan’ on the radio. Apart from directing movies and hosting shows Karan Johar, also appeared as a judge of various many Hindi Shows such as India’s Got Talent, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, India’s Next Superstars.


Karan Johar Education

Qualification: M.A. in French

School: Greenlaws High School, Mumbai

College: H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai

Karan Johar Career

Profession: Director, Producer, Writer and TV Host

Known For: Famous for starring in Ghost Stories movie


Directorial Debut: Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)

Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)
Directorial Debut

Film Debut: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)

Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
Movie poster

TV Show: Indradhanush (1989)

Indradhanush (1989)
TV show poster

Net Worth: USD $200 million approx

Family & Relatives

Father: Yash Johar

Yash Johar
Karan’s father

Mother: Hiroo Johar

Hiroo Johar
Karan’s mother

Marital Status: Single

No. of Children: 2

Son: Yash Johar

Daughter: Roohi Johar

Facts You Never Knew About Karan Johar

  • Karan Johar moved toward becoming a dad to twins on February, 2017 in Mumbai. Karan Johar named his children against the names of his parents
  • Karan Johar work has been created with Dharma Productions, established by Yash Johar his father, and in 2004, after his father demise, Karan Johar took all of his controls
  • Karan Johar has filled in as an outfit designer on various movies for Shah Rukh Khan such as Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil To Pagal Hai, Mohabbatein, Duplicate, Main Hoon Na.
  • Karan Johar, runs a TV syndicated program, Koffee with Karan.
  • Karan Johar, also appeared as a judge of various many Hindi Shows such as India’s Got Talent, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, India’s Next Superstars.
  • Karan Johar, is quite sensitive and get hurt easily.
  • Once Karan Johar trusted that the letter K would bring his movies achievement and distinction and thus thought of names of his films like Kuch Hota Hai, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham.
  • Karan Johar, loves to dance, and collecting old things.

Related Video


Who is Karan Johar?

Karan Johar is an Indian director, producer, writer and tv host, born on 25 May, 1972 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

How old is Karan Johar?

Karan Johar is 51 years old as of April 2024.

How tall is Karan Johar?

Karan Johar is 5 feet 8 inches (1.75 m).

Related Celebrities

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *