Karan Johar, the renowned director-producer of Bollywood, shared a heartfelt sentiment about the special bond he shares with his 'students'—Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, and Varun Dhawan—who have each excelled in their respective careers. Expressing deep affection, Karan revealed that before becoming a father to his children Yash and Roohi, he considered the trio as his own.
In a touching moment, Karan Johar reminisced about their journey together, recalling their collaboration in 'My Name is Khan' back in 2010. He emphasized that amidst the heavier films he had made, his decision to venture into a high school musical with the trio was incredibly special to him. Not just for the film itself, but because of the significant impact the three actors had on his life.
Addressing Alia's absence, he conveyed his immense love for her, expressing, "She’s not here, I'll tell her in person how much I love her and she’s heard it enough." Karan went on to express the depth of his feelings towards Varun and Sidharth, highlighting the profound place they hold in his heart. He described them as his support system through various moments, be it good, bad, or challenging times, expressing his certainty that they would always be there for him.
The bond shared between Karan Johar and his 'students' continues to hold a special place in his life, reflecting the enduring relationships fostered over the years.
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(With Agency Inputs)