Kunal Kohli, happy birthday!

The talented director turns a year older

Kunal Kohli who celebrates his birthday today started as a film critic in the late ’90s and hosted Chalo Cinema on Zee TV. Kunal also directed several music videos such as Bally Sagoo’s Mera laung gawacha, Shiamak Davar’s Jaane kisne,  Rajshri Music’s Yeh Hai Prem, a and a popular music video for Alisha Chinoy with Milind Soman.

After this, Yash Raj Films gave him an opportunity to write and direct his first film. Though the his Hrithik Roshan, Rani Mukerji and Kareena Kapoor starrer Mujhse Dosti Karoge failed to create magic at the box office,  Hum Tum starring Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukerji, turned out to be one of the biggest hits of 2004. This film proved his mettle as a director and also gave him his first Filmfare Award. In 2006, his Fanaa, starring Aamir Khan and Kajol, too became one of the biggest hits of the year. After this, he also made Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic in 2008 and Teri Meri Kahaani in 2012. Both these films tanked at the box office.

The director is celebrating is birthday in Dubai this year. The filmmaker tweeted, “Celebrating my bday in Dubai this year with family. Nice reading all your wishes. Thanx for all the luv. Keep it coming :-).”

We at BollywoofLife wish the filmmaker a great year ahead! Do send your wishes!