FILM DIRECTOR

Karan Johar

1972 - Today

Karan Johar

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

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karan Johar has received more than 9,283,841 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,203rd most popular film director.

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  • 9.3M

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  • 34.78

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  • 33

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  • 1.63

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  • 5.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Filmography

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Among FILM DIRECTORS

Among film directors, Karan Johar ranks 1,202 out of 1,305Before him are Céline Sciamma, Frank Coraci, Deniz Gamze Ergüven, David Nutter, Naoko Yamada, and Lee Daniels. After him are Steve Barron, David Silverman, Alex Kendrick, Mani Ratnam, J. C. Chandor, and Chris Sanders.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1972, Karan Johar ranks 393Before him are Greg Berlanti, Evan Williams, Katja Seizinger, Michael Landes, Richard Dutruel, and John Ruiz. After him are Masayuki Okano, Steffi Nerius, Maksim Surayev, Derartu Tulu, Marko Rehmer, and Andrzej Kubica.

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In India

Among people born in India, Karan Johar ranks 605 out of 848Before him are Mary Kom (1983), Jyoti Amge (1993), Vasundhara Raje (1953), Anuradha Paudwal (1954), Twinkle Khanna (1974), and Ranbir Kapoor (1982). After him are Bobby Deol (1969), Shahid Kapoor (1981), Mani Ratnam (1956), Amol Palekar (1944), Anushka Sharma (1988), and Bipasha Basu (1979).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In India

Among film directors born in India, Karan Johar ranks 21Before him are Mahesh Bhatt (1948), Deepa Mehta (1950), Aparna Sen (1945), Sanjay Leela Bhansali (1963), Farah Khan (1965), and Aditya Chopra (1971). After him are Mani Ratnam (1956), Rajkumar Hirani (1962), Kiran Rao (1973), Prabhu Deva (1973), Rituparno Ghosh (1963), and Farhan Akhtar (1974).

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