Karan Kumar Johar (Rahul Kumar Johar) born on 25th may, 1972 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. He is also popular as KJo. He is an Indian film director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, television personality, and actor who works in Hindi films. KJo is the son of a renowned director Yash Johar, started his first directorial debut film with full of romantic comedy-drama story- Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998). His first achievement was the Film Award for Best Director and the Film Award for Best Screenplay. Moreover, in 2020, he honored with the Padma Shri Award, the fourth-highest civilian honor across India.
Another side, Karan Johar has been hosting a show named ‘Koffee With Karan’ since 2014. On this show, he invites celebrity guests spilling the tea on love, work and everything in-between.
Here are some glimpse of the most controversial comments during the show:
1. Tusshar’s BOTOX comment on Preity Zinta
Koffee With Karan’s rapid fire round is the most awaited part of the celebrity guests and many times they end up with some shocking answers. While Tusshar came on the set, he was asked which actress comes to his mind when he hears ‘botox’. He answered Preity Zinta’s name. Karan was shocked by the answer, though the damage was done, Preity was really upset with Tusshar; and later the actor accepted his apology for his remarks.
2. Kareena Kapoor’s Why Does Priyanka have That Accent and Priyanka’s reply
Kareena Kapoor was asked, ‘the one question she would like to ask Priyanka Chopra’. Kareena’s quick reply was – “Why does she have that accent?” Subsequently, when Priyanka Chopra was appeared on his chat show, decided to reply her back, “The same place her boyfriend (then boyfriend Saif Ali Khan) got it from.”
3. Ranbir Kapoor-Imran Khan on Sonam Kapoor
Imran Khan and Ranbir Kapoor both were asked to rank actresses on their sex appeal, the two actors rated Sonam at the last saying she is a classic beauty and is not sexy.
4. Salman Khan’s I am a Virgin
It leaves many by surprise when Salman Khan made an appearance on ‘Koffee with Karan’. Few notorious confessions, some of which are actually hard to digest. He started with confessing that he is a virgin and is saving himself for his marriage. He also discussed about his relationship status which is confused, single and waiting for the right person. Moreover, he confessed that he still gets slapped by his father for when he goes wrong and also shared about the close bond that he shared with his brothers as they used to share each others’ under-wears.
5. Sonam Kapoor’s fearless confessions
Sonam Kapoor was also welcomed on the show for several times. She faced some backlash by the fans and also by the Kapoor family as she commented on Ranbir Kapoor’s relationship with women. Sonam also confessed that she hates ‘Koffee with Karan’. Lastly, she took a dig at Deepika and Parineeti Chopra on their fashion sense for which she was immensely trolled on social media.
6.Priyanka Chopra’s makes fun confessions with rounds of coffee shots: