Filmmaker Karan Johar recently took to his Instagram handle to give praise for three new shows: Aspirants, His Storyy and Mare of Easttown. Karan shared that through the “tough” times, he has channeled his “energies into creativity” by writing and watching new content.
His caption read: “Times are tough…some of us have found our solace in our own way…I’ve channeled my energy into creativity…writing and watching! These are some of my viewing experiences that I share with you guys.” all wanted to share.”
About the Kate Winslet star show Mare of Easttown, Karan wrote: “The brilliance of #katewinslet in #mareofeasttown…exceptionally written and performed! A murder investigation with a pounding heart! A rare digital masterpiece!” In India, the show will be streamed on Disney+ Hotstar.
On TVF’s Aspirants, streamed on YouTube, the Student of the Year director wrote: “The exceptional #Aspirants! Brainchild of @theviralfever! Created by @arunabhkumar… the whole team comes together to experience the emotional highs and lows of the #upscexam- universe and the weaknesses of friendship! It’s a huge must to watch! This one is about 3 not so idiots and their individual journeys!”
He shared some kind words on ALTBalaji’s His Storyy, writing: “Pride Month lets us celebrate the relevance of #hisstory! Congratulations to @altbalaji @ektarkapoor And to @tansworld for creating this brave and nuanced story about sexuality! Stand out exceptional performances from @crimrinal and @instasattu.”
He concluded his post with: “Go and eat the above! I promise it will satiate your viewing experience!”
Producer Ekta Kapoor, head of ALTBalaji, responded to Karan’s post, writing, “Rarely is this grace and love shown by a creator!! you are amazing.” She added: ‘My love, I love you. Thank you very much. your encouragement means a lot! @karanjohar.”