Karan Johar has given us some phenomenal films. With his in screen creativity, Karan Johar has also come out on other levels. The star is not shying away from social taboos. We have compiled a list of 5 of his alleged link-ups. Don’t wait, scroll down already!
We know Karan Johar as one of the finest filmmakers in Bollywood whose movies resonate with real-life love, heartbreaks, and friendships and hold a window to every emotion and drama, making it a perfect watch. The reality check he gives in his films can be attributed to his real experiences. Karan Johar is no more guarded about his personal life. Karan Johar has spoken many times about his sexuality and linkups with his girlfriend’s oops boyfriends.
Based on gossips and several magazines, here is the list of some of Karan Johar’s alleged rumored boyfriends.
#1 Prabal Gurung
In March 2019, there were rumours that Karan Johar and a New York-based designer, Prabal Gurung, were dating. The duo made headlines when Prabal Gurung shared a picture with Karan Johar and caption that caught everyone’s eye.
He wrote, “Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya. Happy birthday KJo.” To which Karan Johar replied, “Control yourself bhaiya.”
#2 Manish Malhotra
For so many years, there were rumours about the famous fashion designer Manish Malhotra and Karan Johar being a couple. The two were often spotted partying with their gang of friends. Though the two have never opened up about their sexuality in public, but Karan Johar has always been addressing it indirectly. He even wrote about it in his autobiography, ‘An Unsuitable Boy’.
#3 Shahrukh Khan
Karan Johar and Shahrukh Khan are the best of friends. And everyone in the industry knows that. So rumours about a possible relationship between them are not something that could have been avoided. The internet is filled with such rumours that Shahrukh Khan and Karan Johar were once more than just friends.
#4 Fawad Khan
In Karan Johar’s talk show, Koffee with Karan, one of his closest friends, Twinkle Khanna hinted about his alleged fondness for ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ star and Pakistani heartthrob Fawad Khan. When in a puzzle round Karan Johar asked “Who’s the coolest Khan? Salman Shah Rukh or Aamir?”
“Why don’t you add one more Khan, Fawad Khan, and you answer this question. Who’s your favourite?” pat came Twinkle’s retort. A stumped and embarrassed Karan tried to save face, saying, “Moving on, pun intended.”
#5 Sidharth Malhotra
A new name added to the list of Karan Johar’s alleged linkups after SOTY hit the silver screens: Sidharth Malhotra. Yes, you heard it right! Rumours also suggested that Sidharth Malhotra had to do a ‘favour’ for Karan Johar for bagging the role in SOTY.
“Everybody knows what my sexual orientation is. I don’t need to scream it out. If I need to spell it out, I won’t only because I live in a country where I could possibly be jailed for saying this. Which is why I Karan Johar will not say the three words that possibly everybody knows about me.”- Karan Johar
Did you get shocked by some of these names? Well, we are also on the same train with you! What do you think about these link up rumours? Tell us in the comment section below.