Yash Johar, a doyen in the Hindi Film Industry since 1950, earned a reputation in film production and worked with names like Sunil Dutt, Naseer Husain, Dev Anand and Walt Disney Productions. Some of the prestigious films he has worked on includes "Yeh Raaste Hai Pyar Ke", "Jab Pyar Kissise Hota Hai", "Guide", "Jewel Theif", "Hare Rama Hare Krishna", "Jungle Book" and "Armageddon".
He left freelance production and started his won banner, Dharma Productions Pvt. Ltd. in 1976. Many successful films have been made under this banner till date, which includes "Dostana", "Duniya", "Muqaddar Ka Faisla", "Agneepath" and "Gumraah". A proprietory firm Dharma Productions was launched in 1995 which made "Duplicate" and "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai", one of India's most successful films. It was with this film that Yash Johar introduced his son Karan Johar as a director to take the banner to the next millennium.
Date of Birth : 06 September 1929
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