During the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of Karan Johar’s directorial debut, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, a special viewing was organized for fans in Mumbai. Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, and Karan Johar made a surprise appearance at the event, sharing their reflections on the film’s enduring impact. Shah Rukh Khan emphasized its timeless significance, comparing it to Karan’s own enduring presence. Shah Rukh Khan also reminisced about the film’s significance in his personal life, linking it to his relationship with Karan Johar and his own son’s current age.
Kajol was notably absent from the event, but Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukerji made a stylish statement, with Shah Rukh opting for a simple black jacket and jeans and Rani stunning in a white and black saree. Dharma Production’s Instagram page shared a snapshot of the trio, expressing their excitement at the reunion and acknowledging Kajol’s absence.
Karan Johar, besides expressing gratitude to the film’s lead cast, spoke about the film’s significance in kickstarting his career. He fondly recalled advice from his father, Yash Johar, who had predicted that even an average performance would propel his career forward. The special screening, priced at ₹ 25, attracted a significant audience due to its accessible ticket price in the upscale multiplex.