Karan Johar celebrated 21 years of his classic Kuch Kuch Hota Hai starring Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji and Kajol, with an emotional post on social media.
"Rahul, Naam toh suna hi hoga" is just one of the famous one-liners from the 90's blockbuster 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai'. While all the cult dialogues might be fresh in your memory, the super-hit has completed 21 years today!
Director of the film, Karan Johar, took a stroll down the memory lane in an Instagram post and termed it a "timeless journey". He shared a poster featuring the lead cast - Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, and Rani Mukherji - and wrote a heartfelt caption alongside. "Firsts are always special! The cast, crew, music and the heart and soul of this film was all in the right place. Thank you for making this journey a timeless one even after 21 years!" he wrote.
Firsts are always special! The cast, crew, music & the heart & soul of this film was all in the right place❤️ Thank you for making this journey a timeless one even after 21yrs! #21YearsOfClassicKKHH @iamsrk @itsKajolD #RaniMukerji @BeingSalmanKhan @apoorvamehta18 @DharmaMovies pic.twitter.com/p8OpdLX8AD— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) October 16, 2019
Some celebrities also showed their love for the classic. On KJo's post, Kiara Advani commented, "All-time favourite" and Tanishaa Mukherji termed it her "favourite movie".
'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' released on October 16, 1998. The movie bagged several awards and received an overwhelming response from the audience and critics alike. Apart from the lead cast, the flick also starred Salman Khan, Archana Puran Singh and Johny Lever.
Over 2 decades, a single film touches your ❤, brings tears of joy because ‘Kuch kuch hota hai, tum nahi samjhoge!’ Celebrating #21YearsOfClassicKKHH, the iconic film that defines timelessness!@karanjohar @apoorvamehta18 @iamsrk @ItsKajolD #RaniMukerji #KuchKuchHotaHai pic.twitter.com/lbu5VW1ot0— Dharma Productions (@DharmaMovies) October 16, 2019
It was not only a big hit but also proved to be a trendsetter of the '90s. From cementing the trend of gifting friendship bands on Friendship day to SRK's 'cool' pendant and Anjali's bob-cut - the film had set the pace for many new trends.
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