IT was a prank throughout. When you least expected it, Karan Johar, on May 4 morning, took to social media to share that his show Koffee With Karan is all set to wrap up and won’t return. While KJO’s announcement came as a big shock for the show’s fans, he revealed, hours later, that the show’s season 7 will not come back on TV, it will stream on Disney Plus Hotstar.
Karan took to Instagram to share a note which read, “Koffee with Karan will not be returning…on TV! Because every great story needs a good twist, I’m delighted to announce that Season 7 of Koffee With Karan will stream exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar!”
His note further added that the show will continue to host popular celebs who will spill the beans on the couch, clarify rumours, and play games.
Earlier in the day, Karan had shared a similar note on Instagram, which read, “Hello, Koffee With Karan has been a part of my life and yours, for 6 seasons now. I’d like to think we made an impact and even found our place in pop culture history. And so, it is with a heavy heart that I announce that Koffee With Karan will not be returning.”
Celebrities and fans were quick to react to Karan’s latest announcement. While Farah Khan commented, “I knew it,” Rakul Preet Singh wrote, “Karannnn,” in the comments section.
Fans also admitted that they were taken aback by the announcement. One commented, “What a tease, Karan Johar!” Another wrote, “U really got us Thankuuuuu for the best news everrrrrrrr”.
Koffee With Karan first aired on November 19, 2004, on Star World, the show concluded its sixth and final season on March 17, 2019.