Karan Johar, was originally named as Rahul Kumar Johar. Karan was born on 25 May,1972 in Mumbai, India. He, is casually alluded to as KJo. Karan is an Indian Actor, Producer, Designer, and Movie maker.
He began his profession in the media industry from acting. In 1989, Karan Johar, performed the role of Shrikant in the Doordarshan Serial Indradhanush. Mr Johar, was impacted by the Bollywood commercial industry in his early childhood.
After his Serial Karan Johar came in the film industry by assisting Director Aditya Chopra in the all-time hit movie, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. After which he made up his mind and started working on his own directorial debut with the romantic flick Kuch Kuch Hota Hai in the year 1998. After a gap of almost three years, Karan Johar came with his next directorial movie with the multi-starrer family drama Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham in the year 2001.
Apart from the direction he has produced several films under his production house Dharma Productions. Many of these films enjoyed huge commercial successes including Dostana, Kal Ho Naa Ho, Agneepath, 2 States and Kapoor & Sons among many.