Dharma production head and a successful director Karan Johar is well known for his friendship with Shah Rukh Khan. They both are more than brother and admire each other but when Karan was asked about his favourite actor of all time, his answer was not Shah Rukh. Instead Karan named a Ranbir Kapoor as his favourite actor.
Both have previously worked on 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' that fared well at the box office. Before that they have team up for 'Wake Up Sid' too. “My all-time favourite actor will be Ranbir because he's just phenomenal,” ANI quoted Karan Johar telling Man's World India. Calling out afew other actors namely Kiara Advani, and Ishaan Khatter, he revealed that they are very talented and is excited to see their careers unfold.
Karan is also known for his friendship with Alia Bhatt also. He launched Alia with Student Of The Year (2012). He is bringing the couple in his new three-part supehero franchise, Brahmastra, that is currently under production. Karan said, “I'm excited to have worked with him (Ranbir), I'm excited to work with him for Brahmastra,"
Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions has produced Ranbir Kapoor’s Wake Up Sid (2009) and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013), apart from Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016) and Brahmastra (currently under production).