New Delhi Karan Johar directed film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai completed 22 years on 16 October. The film was released in 1998. ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ has a special place in the films that got Shah Rukh Khan the title of King of Romance in Bollywood. With this, Karan Johar’s directorial career has also completed 22 years. With this film, he started his career as a director in Bollywood.
‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ featured Shah Rukh with Kajol and Rani Mukherjee in lead roles. The film was a huge success and it put Karan Johar in the line of directors who had achieved success with the film in the first place. On this occasion, Karan has shared a video of some memorable moments of the film on Instagram, in which Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukherjee are referring to their favorite moments.
22 years have passed and Karan Johar meanwhile has also become a successful producer with a director who has not only given box office hit films through his company, but has also launched many new faces in Bollywood.
Didn’t want to make a film after writing a story
The story of becoming ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ is also very interesting. Karan first wrote the story of the love triangle between an insensitive boy, a Tom Baish girl, and a beautiful girl, but gave up his intention to make a film on it. He then wrote the story on the relationship of a widower and his daughter, but did not take it to the screen. After all, Karan wrote the script for ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ combining both stories.
Twinkle Khanna rejected Tina’s character, Rani got
In Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Karan wrote Rani Mukerji’s Tina Wala with his very good friend Twinkle Khanna in mind, but Twinkle turned down the film, after which Karan Tabu, Shilpa Shetty, Urmila Matondkar, Aishwarya Rai, Raveena Tandon And offered the role to Karisma Kapoor, but no one agreed. Finally, on the advice of Shah Rukh and Aditya Chopra, Karan cast Rani, who made her debut with Raja’s Aagi Baaraat.