On Saturday evening Karan Johar took to Instagram to share a major throwback pic, where he was seen receiving an award from actress Sonakshi Sinha. The picture was taken a long time ago and Sonakshi seems to be in her pre-teens. The picture depicted Sonakshi Sinha handing over the Zee Cine Awards for best director to the filmmaker for his debut film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.
KJO shared the picture and poked fun at himself. He wrote, "I have won an award but look like I ate the ceremony," adding the hashtag 'double chin alert.' "I have to thank Abhishek Bachchan for sharing this with me! Remember this Sonakshi?. The picture also features Sonakshi's dad and actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha and filmmaker Subhash Ghai.
Replying to the Karan's throwback picture targeting Sonakshi, she wrote, "How can I forget? The first award I gave ever. This is gold," Sonakshi commented. Abhishek, who has shared the picture to Karan as mentioned in his post couldn't stop himself from responding to these exchange of tweets which were actually started because of him and wrote, "Ha ha ha."
Karan Johar pokes fun at himself
The award ceremony was held back in 1999 and was hosted by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Akshaye Khanna. The video of the event where Sonakshi was giving the award to Karan Johar was now doing rounds in the internet after KJo shared the picture.
Karan Johar is now a very big name in Bollywood. He is known for his romantic love classics. He has delivered so far many classic hits with the op most actors and actresses of B-town. Karan Johar is the son of famous Indian producer Yash Johar. He owns a production house under the name Dharma Productions.
Karan Johar debuted with Kuch Kuch Hota Hai as a director. His first film itself is a super duper hit and has garnered him much love from the audience. The movie featured Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol in the lead roles. Rani Mukerji debuted as an actress with Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. Salman Khan too played a key role in the flick.
Karan Johar and Sonakshi Sinha worked together in Welcome to New York, which released this year. Sonakshi is currently touring the US for Salman Khan's Dabangg Reloaded Tour, along with Katrina Kaif, Jacqueline Fernandez, Daisy Shah and others. Her upcoming release is Kalank, which is being bankrolled by Karan Johar.