Karan Johar's Bollywood journey: From sidekick to famous filmmaker


The film that marked Karan Johar's entry into the Hindi film industry was Aditya Chopra's 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' in 1995. Just like in real life, he played the role of Shah Rukh Khan's close friend in the film too, albeit only a sidekick role. He also assisted director Aditya Chopra in writing the screenplay of the film and also in selecting Shah Rukh's costumes

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From acting to directing, producing, writing, costume designing, hosting and even judging, Karan Johar has donned several hats and how! On his 45th birthday, we take a look at his journey so far