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Karan Johar ‘dying’ to direct Shah Rukh Khan again

Karan Johar and superstar Shah Rukh Khan, the most successful director-actor duos, will be teaming up again "very soon".

By: PTI | Mumbai | Published: March 6, 2016 10:21 am
 Shah Rukh Khan, Karan Johar, Karan Johar shah rukh, Shah Rukh Khan film, Shah Rukh Khan news, Shah Rukh Khan upcoming film, Karan Johar srk, Karan Johar srk film, Karan Johar film, Karan Johar upcoming film, entertainment news Karan Johar and superstar Shah Rukh Khan last worked together on 2010 drama “My Name Is Khan” and the filmmaker says the two will be teaming up again “very soon”.

Karan Johar and superstar Shah Rukh Khan last worked together on 2010 drama “My Name Is Khan” and the filmmaker says the two will be teaming up again “very soon”.

Johar began his directing career with Shah Rukh-starrer “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai” (1998) and went on to direct him in films like “Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham” (2001) and “Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna” (2006).

The two soon become one of the most successful director-actor duos. Their fans have been waiting for them to reunite since “My Name Is Khan” released.

In a Twitter chat, Johar was asked when when is he going to direct SRK next. “Very soon… dying to make a film with him,” replied the “Student of the Year” director.

When asked to describe his friendship with the “Dilwale” star, Johar replied, “Life long.” In the same chat, the filmmaker called SRK “megastar”.

Johar is currently filming “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”, starring Ranbir Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Anushka Sharma.

Also read: Ranbir Kapoor’s character in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil is lonely: Karan Johar

The director revealed he is planning the sequel of his 2012 movie “Student of The Year” and will announce the film in the next two months.

With the film, Johar launched Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan in Bollywood.

This was Johar’s first directorial venture without Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role.

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When a fan asked if he was making a sequel to the film, Johar wrote, “Yes!!! Will be announced in 2 months! #soty2 #koffeewithkaran.”

The 43-year-old director also said that if he had to descrive Dhawan in one word it would be “energetic”. He, however, did not reveal the cast of the sequel.

The filmmaker said his next “might be” a dark action thriller.

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  1. S
    Mar 8, 2016 at 7:39 am
    Karan johar is very talented person and he kows how to present SRK and he proves and shown in his directorial films. I think now when he put SRK on screen on his way the people will love to see.
    1. S
      Mar 6, 2016 at 12:54 pm
      An ageing actor desperately trying to look young whose films no longer has the same appeal as people are fed of seeing these aged actors again and again. We want new actors to be promoted and the media should stop giving undue coverage to the so called " overrated stars"
      1. Q
        Mar 6, 2016 at 5:26 am
        Please direct SrK soon, its magic whwn thwy both come together
        1. S Shah
          Mar 6, 2016 at 3:00 pm
          He is indeed an overrated actor.....he has been boring us with the same style movie in movie out. @ Geeta, despite his flops, Ranbir has shown that he is a more talented and versatile actor than SRK.....unless you are stupid, a hit movie does not mean that an actor is good. Was Salman good in Bajranghi....he was just average as usual.
          1. kj kj
            Mar 6, 2016 at 5:26 am
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