Koffee with Karan is full of celebrities’ secret confessions, scandals, controversies and is known for getting to make candid confessions, getting cheeky and lashing out at their co-stars. Koffee With Karan throws up some of the sassiest B-town responses,.Instead of the gossips that you take to the toilet, now the entire family sits in front of the TV screens and watch as Karan Johar, multi-hyphenated film personality and Bollywood’s favourite godfather, showed what the tinsel town megastars are like deep down.
Here are 12 such moments from Koffee With Karan from the past seasons to current seasons.
When Hardik Pandya boasted about hooking up with multiple women and even spoke about how open he is with his parents
The TV show was aired on January 6 2019. In the show, Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul talked about their relationships, crushes, favourite movies, actors and actresses. While Rahul kept a level head on his shoulders and chose his words very carefully while replying to Karan Johar’s questions throughout the show, it was Hardik Pandya who boasted about hooking up with multiple women and even spoke about how open he is with his parents.
Karan Johar, the flag-bearer of nepotism
The most enduring of all Koffee With Karan controversies can be summed up in one word – nepotism. As Kangana Ranaut took the couch, we were all expecting firecrackers. Only, she went nuclear on the show’s host, calling him the ‘flag-bearer of nepotism’. The controversy soon escaped into everyday debate with the entire Bollywood asked to take sides. We are yet to hear the last of the debate, for very good reasons.
When Kareena called John Abraham expressionless
Kareena and Bipasha’s cold war was a well known rivalry that almost everyone knew, but things turned worse on the coffee couch when Kareena made a comment on John Abraham’s expressions. Kareena said, “John Abraham is expressionless”. Later, Bipasha came in John’s defence while John kept quiet. This was a high point of Koffee With Karan’s Season 2.
Tusshar Kapoor’s Botox remark on Preity Zinta
An actor who has not really won the best name in Bollywood shocked everyone when he called a senior actress a synonym of botox. Even though Tusshar Kapoor is known as a level headed guy, who never really gets involved in controversies, KJo’s questions bothered his self-control and the actor took Preity Zinta’s name when he was asked who is synonymous with Botox in Bollywood. Also Read: Most Anticipated Bollywood Movies To Look Forward To In 2019
Anurag Kashyap’s dig at Kareena Kapoor
Anurag Kashyap and Anushka Sharma shared the coffee couch and the episode was about revelations, romance, and laughs. During the very witty rapid-fire round, Karan Johar asked Anurag Kashyap about ‘A piece of advice you’d like to give to Kareena’. To this, the ace director said, “Next time don’t ask who’s in the movie. Ask what’s the movie”
The Abhay Deol-Anil Kapoor spat
When you cast someone as talented as Abhay Deol, you must give them the much deserved attention. But, Abhay was quite upset with the makers of ‘Aisha’ as he did not receive much limelight in the movie. He expressed how displeased he was even in the media. To which Anil Kapoor said, “Abhay Deol needs help in every way”. Also Read: Awkward! This Is How Intimate Scenes Are Shot For A Movie
Salman Khan, “I am a virgin and I sleep alone”
One of the most controversial statements made by a celebrity on Koffee with Karan was Salman Khan. Known to be the ladies man in the industry, the ‘bhai’ of Bollywood said he was a virgin and he sleeps alone. Post that, in almost every interview this one question is always asked to him by the media.
“If Salman Is Angry With Me, It Is 100% My Fault” – Shah Rukh Khan
The battle between the Khans became the talk of the town in the year 2008. Bollywood’s Karan Arjun had a solid tiff at a Bandra’s nightclub to celebrate Katrina Kaif’s birthday. The two were allegedly intoxicated which worsened the fight all the more. On Koffee With Karan Season 2, Shah Rukh Khan made a public apology to Salman Khan. To this Salman apparently got miffed with him, questioning his real purpose behind the confession. He remarked that Shah Rukh should’ve apologised to him personally instead. Also Read: Bollywood’s Dirty Secrets Revealed By Celebrities Will Leave You Shocked
“Why Does Priyanka Chopra Have That Accent” – Kareena Kapoor
She featured on the third season again and stunned us all with yet another scandalous statement about her ‘Aitraaz’ co-star Priyanka Chopra. In the rapid fire round, when KJo asked Kareena about the one question she’d like to ask Priyanka Chopra, Kareena said, “why does she have that accent?” Later when Priyanka appeared on the show, Priyanka very smartly responded saying, “The same place where Saif Ali Khan boyfriend got it from”.
When Ranbir Kapoor and Imran Khan Thought That Sonam Kapoor Had Low Sex Appeal
We don’t get Ranbir Kapoor’s dig at Sonam Kapoor, but oh well, Bollywood is full of sibling rivalries. When Karan Johar asked both the actors, to rank actresses in terms of their sex appeal, they gave Sonam, the last slot. Even though they quickly tried to reason it out, saying that, Sonam is a ‘classic’ beauty, and couldn’t be viewed as ‘sexy, the audience had already gotten the hint.
“Katrina Is Our Senior” – Deepika Padukone & Sonam Kapoor
Sonam Kapoor and Deepika Padukone’s episode on Koffee with Karan was one of the best as we got to see not just competing rivals in the industry but also exes of Ranbir Kapoor post their respective break-ups. Both the contemporaries maintained a straight face and called Katrina Kaif their ‘senior’. In spite of trying their level best to make it sound respectful, that eventual smirk gave out their real intentions behind the mocking statement.
Ranbir Kapoor Should Endorse Condoms” – Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor
No they didn’t just stop at Katrina. Even host, Karan Johar, was baffled at the amount of controversies, a single episode could bring. During the show, Deepika hinted towards Ranbir’s infidelity, while the duo were in a relationship. And she even advised Ranbir, to start endorsing condoms! But that wasn’t enough, she also admitted that Ranbir, should work on his boyfriend skills.
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