SRK, his wife and three children will always be family: Karan Johar

Acknowledging "ups and downs in all relationships," director Karan Johar said superstar Shah Rukh Khan would always be a part of his family.

By: PTI | Jaipur | Updated: January 23, 2016 11:34 am
Shah Rukh Khan, Karan Johar, SRK Kjo, SRK Gauri Kjo, Karan Johar Shah Rukh khan “Shah Rukh Khan is very much a part of my family. He hasn’t fallen on the wayside. Shah Rukh his wife and three children will always be family and a large part of my life,” Karan Johar said at the ongoing 9th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival that began on January 20. (Source: PTI/Express Archive)

Acknowledging “ups and downs in all relationships,” director Karan Johar said superstar Shah Rukh Khan would always be a part of his family.

“Shah Rukh Khan is very much a part of my family. He hasn’t fallen on the wayside. Shah Rukh his wife and three children will always be family and a large part of my life,” Karan Johar said at the ongoing 9th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival that began on January 21.

The 46-year-old filmmaker, who released his biography, ‘An Unsuitable Boy,’ was in conversation with his biographer Poonam Saxena and author and columnist Shobhaa De. (Shah Rukh Khan shares stories of craziest fans, watch video)

Rumours of a reported fallout between close friends and long time colleagues Karan Johar and Shah Rukh Khan came when the actor did not appear on the last season of ‘Koffee With Karan,’ as he had done in all previous seasons. (I was effeminate as a child: Karan Johar)

However, the director-producer said that his relationship with SRK and his family was so strong that it was difficult for them to part ways.

“I don’t deny there have been ups and downs. But this connect is so strong, the love that I have for him and his family his very strong. All relationships have ups and downs,” he said. (Shah Rukh Khan’s fans can interact with him on live video social platform)

The two have come together after a gap of nearly two years to co-produce their yet untitled project directed by Gauri Shinde. (Pics: Gauri Khan parties with Karan Johar)

The film, which will not have “typical romance,” will see actress Alia Bhatt sharing screen space with the actor for the first time.

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First Published on: January 22, 2016 10:54 am
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    Pat
    Jan 22, 2016 at 4:35 pm
    Who cares, Indian express should focus on important issues not about this blabber mouths and his personal agenda. yawn useless fella
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      Mangal Singh
      Jan 23, 2016 at 4:02 am
      The Indian Press should avoid such TRASH. Who cares what this JOKERS think. Today they may something and tomorrow the opposite. Is it not a waste of time for all of us to read this TRASH?
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        Mannar
        Jan 23, 2016 at 2:22 am
        All these fellows make money in India and keeps finding fault with India. Sooonia's agents. Shameless fellows
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          mayerdoi
          Jan 23, 2016 at 12:27 am
          @ferdbouk goodevening mrs the Indian Express,so nice relationship between marvelous director Karan johar and king of act king of Bollywood king SRK and his family this so beautiful to have friends for years,that show how we must keep relation with friends even if it will ups and down,relation between friends,rare to see it now days,thanks to give us space to write comments journalist fery dbouk from Lebanon tribute to beautiful relationship and to great civilization of India
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            Me Marathi
            Jan 22, 2016 at 11:41 am
            This eunuch b@stard is pukistani agent director always promoting terrorists like srk, saif, aamir.
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              Raja Reddy
              Jan 23, 2016 at 5:05 am
              rotten fellows want cheap publicity
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                    T.C.Roy
                    Jan 23, 2016 at 4:17 am
                    GET OUT OF HERE...IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ENOUGH FREEOM AND GO TO Saudi Arabia or China. you will have lots of freedom
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