Renowned Bollywood film director and producer, Karan Johar turns a year older today. He made his debut in the industry as an assistant director. Karan assisted Aditya Chopra in the iconic film Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge.
In the year 1998, Karan made his directorial debut with Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol starrer Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. The comedy-drama also featured Rani Mukherjee in the lead role.
Furthermore, KJo is also the host of a popular talk show called Koffee with Kara’. In the year 2017, He has also been conferred with the prestigious Padma Shri Award this year.
As Karan turns 48 today, we take a look at five of his adorable family moments:
1. My Mom, My Hero
Karan shares a close bond with his mother Hiroo Johar. On her birthday, Karan had shared a series of pictures with his mum and penned a note to express what she means to him.
2. Family Time, Happiest Time
The ace filmmaker became a father to twins - Yash and Roohi - via surrogacy. This year, the little munchkins turned three. On the occasion, the doting dad shared pictures with the cuties. In the caption, he thanked the universe for completing his family with Roohi and Yash.
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I am a single parent in social status...but in actuality am definitely not....my mother so beautifully and emotionally co parents our babies with me...I could never have taken such a big decision without her solid support...the twins turn 3 today and our feeling of being blessed continues with renewed vigour with every passing year...I thank the universe for completing us with Roohi and Yash.....🙏❤️🙏
3. Like father, like son
In the picture, Karan can be seen smiling as he leans on Roohi while holding Yash in his arms. He has called his son camera shy as he is not looking at the camera. “My son is camera shy just like me!!!,” read the caption.
4. Travel cravings in quarantine
Father and then filmmaker, Karan, as his Instagram bio reads, cherishes a great bond with his kids. His Instagram timeline is filled with adorable pictures and videos of the little ones. To stay connected with the online family during the coronavirus lockdown, Karan has started a series called ‘Lockdown with Kohars’. The series features Yash and Roohi, who rigorously police their dad’s fashion sense, films, humour.
5. Our dad is a monkey!
In the cutesy clip, Yash and Roohi can be seen playing on Karan’s bed. During the course of the video, Karan asks Roohi who is that monkey jumping behind you, to which the adorable daughter says, he is ‘Yash’. Towards the end, Karan asks ‘who am I’, to which she says, he is a ‘monkey’.