Karan Johar Profile, Age, Height, Family, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More

Karan Johar

Karan Johar Profile, Age, Height, Family, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More

Karan Johar born as Rahul Kumar Johar on May 25, 1972, often informally referred to as KJo, is an Indian director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, actor and television personality who works in Hindi films. He is the child of Hiroo Johar and producer Yash Johar.

Johar made his directorial debut with the romantic comedy-drama Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), which earned him the Filmfare Award for Best Director and the Filmfare Award for Best Screenplay.

Johar has also successfully ventured into other avenues of the entertainment industry. He hosts a TV talk show, Koffee with Karan, a What the Love! and a radio show Calling Karan, and appeared as a judge on the competition reality shows Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, India’s Got Talent, India’s Next Superstars.

In 2020, he received the Padma Shri Prize, India’s fourth highest civilian honor.

Johar was born in Bombay, India (now Mumbai) to film producer Yash Johar, founder of Dharma Productions and Hiroo Johar. He has Punjabi Hindu ancestry from his father’s side and Sindhi Hindu ancestry from his mother’s side. He studied at Greenlawns High School. After Greenlawns he attended the H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, both in Bombay (now Mumbai).

Discussing his sexual orientation, Johar said, “Everyone knows what my sexual orientation is. I don’t need to shout it. If I need to clarify, I won’t do it just because I live in a country where I could be jailed for saying this. ”In February 2017, Johar became a father of twins (a boy and a girl) by surrogacy The twins were born at Masrani Hospital in Mumbai Johar named his son Yash – after his father; and daughter Roohi – rearranged after her mother Hiroo.

Karan Johar Biodata and Biography

Karan Kumar Johar, (Born) Rahul Kumar Johar
Date Of Birth
25 May 1972
49 Years (as in 2021)
Profession / Occupation
Director, Actor, Producer, Screenwriter, Costume Designer, TV Host (Hindi)
Mother Tongue
Not Known
Zodiac Sign
Height / Weight
5′ 10” / 77kg
First Movie
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995, Hindi)
First Debut
Director: Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998, Hindi)
Actor: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995, Hindi)
Producer: Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003, Hindi)
TV Actor: Indradhanush (1989, Hindi)
Money Factor
6-8 crore/TV show season, Net Worth:835 Crore ($172 million)

Karan Johar Family and Relatives

Late Yash Johar (Producer)
Hiroo Johar
Aditya Chopra, Uday Chopra
Marital Status
Roohi (Surrogate)
Sons Yash (Surrogate)
Uncle Not Known
Aunties Not Known
Grandfather Not Known
Grandmother Not Known
Girlfriends/ Affairs Not Known


Karan Johar Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimetres
178 cm
Height in Meters
1.78 m
Height in Feet Inches
5′ 10”
Body Measurement
Chest Size
40 inches
Waist Size
34 inches
Biceps Size
12 inches
Eye Colour
Dark Brown
Hair Colour


Karan Johar Favorites

Favorite Colour
Not Known
Favorite Actor
Favorite Actress
Meryl Streep, Kajol, Rani Mukerji and Kareena Kapoor
Favorite Food Parsi Food
Hobbies Collecting Old Things and Antiques
Favorite Director Not Known
Favorite Song Dafli Wale Dafli Baja
Favorite Movies Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Favorite Brand Givenchy
Favorite Restaurant Starbucks Coffee in Mumbai
Favorite Destination New York
Favorite Car Collections Jaguar XF
Sexual Orientation Gay


Karan Johar Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification
M. A. in French
Greenlaws High School, Mumbai
College / University
H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Not Known


Karan Johar Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Home Town
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Present Residence
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
House Address
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Phone No / Mobile No
Not Known
Email ID
Not Known
Not Known


Karan Johar Awards, Honours, Achievements

National Film Award
1999: Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment (Director) for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
Filmfare Awards
1999: Best Director & Screenplay Awards – Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
2002: Best Dialogue Award – Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham
2011: Best Director Award – My Name Is Khan
IIFA Awards
2001: Best Costume Designer for Mohabbatein
2002: Best Dialogue for Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham
2004: Best Story for Kal Ho Na Ho
2011: Best Director for My Name Is Khan
Screen Awards
1999: Best Director for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
2004: Best Screenplay for Kal Ho Naa Ho
2011: Best Director & Story for My Name Is Khan
Zee Cine Awards
1999: Best Director for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
Indian Television Academy Awards
2005: Best Anchor – Talk/Chat Show for Koffee with Karan
Producers Guild Film Awards
2011: Best Director for My Name Is Khan
2013: President’s Honour for Student of the Year
Stardust Awards
2013: Dream Director for Student of the Year


Karan Johar Social Media

Wikipedia @Karan_Johar


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