Kareena Kapoor Khan and Karan Johar are BFFs now but at one point, the two did not speak to each other for almost a year. Yes, you heard that right! You might not know this, but Kareena asked Shah Rukh Khan the same amount when she was approached for Kal Ho Naa Ho, which later starred Preity Zinta in the lead role in the film. Scroll down to read the scoop.
In his autobiography ‘The Unsuitable Boy’, Karan talks about the ‘not talking’ phase between himself and the Tashan actress. The director wrote, ‘My first problem was with Kareena. He asked for a lot of money and at that time we had some kind of dispute. Will you be my friend! Directed by Kunal Kohli, was released recently. “Aditya Chopra’s assistant Kunal Kohli has made it a flop, so even Karan Johar’s assistant Nikhil Advani should not be trusted,” he added.
Karan Johar revealed Kareena Kapoor Khan Apparently asking for the same fee as Shah Rukh Khan for Kal Ho Naa Ho and wrote, “On the weekend of the release of Mujhse Dosti Karoge, I offered him Kal Ho Naa Ho, and he asked for the same money as Shah Rukh. Khan was getting , I said, ‘Sorry’, as reported by Hindustan Times.
Karan Johar She continued, “I felt very sad. I told my father, ‘Leave that conversation room’ and I called him. He didn’t pick up my phone, and I said, ‘We’re not taking him.’ And signed Preity Zinta instead. Kareena and I didn’t talk to each other for almost a year. For a year we saw each other at parties. It was so silly. She was a kid; she was one to me. The decade is short.”
However, both Kareena Kapoor Khan and Karan Johar started talking to each other after nine months.
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