Karan Johar – Back as an actor in Bombay Velvet


Ace director, producer and Fashion designer Karan Johar is back into acting. Karan had acted a bit in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge directed by Aditya Chopra and a Yashraj Films. Karan acted in a role of Raj’s (Shah Rukh Khan) friend.  Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge also popularly known as DDLJ was released in the year 1995. Since then, Karan Johar never acted in any Bollywood movie, but has produced and directed some blockbuster movies like Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham, Kal Ho Naa Ho, Student Of The Year.

Karan also started his journey on Small screen with judging reality shows like Jhalak Dikhla Jaa season 5 and India’s Got Talent season 4. He is currently judging yet another season of Jhalak Dikhla Jaa (season 6) with Madhuri Dixit-Nene and Remo D’souza.

Karan Johar will be now again seen acting in Anurag Kashyap’s “Bombay Velvet”. The movie ‘Bombay Velvet’ will be directed and produced by Anurag Kashyap. Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma will be seen in lead. Karan Johar will be one of the supporting actors of the movie.  Bombay Velvet will be a plot from 60’s-90’s era. Shooting will be taking place in Sri Lanka where the Bombay (Mumbai) city is rebuilt. Karan tweeted , that how excited as well as nervous he is about his next flick ‘Bombay Velvet’ where he will be acting after almost 18years. Karan has excelled in all the fields he has tried, be it a producer, director, fashion designer or a choreographer. Karan Johar had choreographed a song in his last movie ‘Student Of The Year’. We have even seen him shaking his leg on the reality show he judges .

“Bombay Velvet” might prove a turning point for Karan Johar in the field on acting. All KJo fans gear up, there’s another KJo who will be meeting you all next year in theatres.

Author: Divya Tamaskar

Editor: Saheli Goswami


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