We have heard the term ‘spilling the tea’, but we also know how a lot can happen over a cup of coffee. Moreover, if it is a Koffee! The famous talk show has had 8 massive successful seasons that have shown us various shades and sides to our favorite Bollywood celebrities. Koffee With Karan, hosted by Karan Johar has witnessed some of the most iconic and controversial moments. So, as season 8 is on-going, we are refreshing your memory with some best ones from the past.
These 10 Celebrities Had No Chill On Koffee With Karan And Stirred The Show With Their Controversial Comments:
1. Hardik Pandya & KL Rahul Koffee With Karan Episode
This specific episode was highly criticized for the lewd comments about women made by cricketers Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul. The makers had to take the episode off-air and the BCCI had to drop the players for a few matches.
When Karan Johar asked Hardik: “If you all hit on the same women, then how do you decide?”, he shrugged and said, “Nahi nahi aisa kuch nahi hai, talent pe hota hai. Jisko mila woh leke jao.” So, this did not go well with people and the cricketer was labeled as sexist and misogynistic.
2. Kangana Ranaut On Nepotism At Koffee With Karan
Kangana Ranaut was invited in the fifth season of Koffee With Karan along with Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor. And we are witness to the fact that she was in no mood to spare Karan Johar. On the show while talking about her biopic, Kangana said that Karan will be the antagonist in it. “Karan will be a Bollywood biggie who is snooty, intolerant to outsiders, flag bearer of nepotism and a movie mafia,” declared she. Not only this, the actress accused Karan of verbal diarrhoea, having an attitude problem and putting words in her mouth on the show. In fact, Kangana sparked the nepotism debate in Bollywood which continues to be discussed widely even today.
3. Alia Bhatt Didn’t Know The Then President Of India On The Koffee Kouch
In the fourth season of Koffee With Karan, Alia Bhatt was invited with Sidharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan on the show. While playing the rapid fire, Alia was asked who the then President of India was. She replied it was Prithviraj Chauhan instead of Pranab Mukherjee. This was enough to set the internet abuzz and several memes of the actress went viral. Although, Alia took it all sportingly and even went on to roast herself in a video which made many applaud her.
4. Ranveer Singh’s Inappropriate Comment On Anushka Sharma On Koffee With Karan
Ranveer Singh appeared on the show several times. However, the first time he appeared in season 3 with Anushka Sharma, he was pulled up for his inappropriate comments. Ranveer said on the show that he ‘went from a child to a boy while watching Kareena Kapoor swim’. Moreover, he also asked Anushka, “You want you’re a** pinched? I’m right here.” Anushka set things straight by telling him, “You don’t speak to me like that.”
5. Kareena Kapoor Made Fun Of Priyanka Chopra’s Accent On Koffee With Karan
In Koffee With Karan’s season 3, Kareena Kapoor was quizzed about what she’d ask Priyanka Chopra in an interview. To which Kareena replied, “Where’d she get her accent from”. However, later, when Karan asked Priyanka Chopra for an answer, she quipped, “The same place her boyfriend got his accent from,” referring to Saif Ali Khan. In fact, the reply was snappy and smart, just like Priyanka’s vibe and one of the most quick-witted comments the show has ever seen.
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6. Saif Ali Khan Made A Statement About Having Money When He Came With Sara Ali Khan
When the father-daughter duo appeared on Koffee With Karan season 6 and they took problematic and controversial statements to another level. So, when asked about the criteria for possible boyfriends, Sara said, “I want to marry Ranbir Kapoor. I don’t want to date him. I want to date Kartik Aaryan,” to which dad Saif added, “Has he got money? “You have money, you can take her!”
7. Salman Khan’s Comment On Koffee With Karan About Being A “Virgin”
The season4 of Koffee With Karan had a dynamic start with Salman Khan as the guest for the first episode. He shocked viewers and the unshakable Karan Johar with his confession that he is still a virgin and is saving himself for marriage. At the time, the news made national headlines, so how could we not include this iconic moment in our list?
8. Rakhi Sawant Sharing The Hidden Truth About Plastic Surgery On Koffee With Karan
In her time on Koffee Kouch, Rakhi Sawant said some truly hilarious and unforgettable things. It was hard to choose which one to put on this list. However, this one took the cake, “Jo cheejein God nahi deta, wo Doctor de deta hai.” Absolutely brilliant! As a matter of fact, it is still one of the most honest interviews about getting plastic surgery done.
9. Deepika Padukone Said Ranbir Kapoor Should Endorse Condom Brands
Back in the third season of Koffee With Karan, Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor graced the Koffee Kouch. The two received major flak for taking digs at Ranbir Kapoor on the show. If the gossip mills are to be believed, then the episode took place just a few months after Deepika and Ranbir called it quits (maybe fresh wounds led to fresh jabs?). Also, when Karan Johar asked Deepika what she would like to give to Ranbir, she retorted: ‘a box of condoms.’ She also quipped that he should endorse a condom brand. Sonam had added her two cents, stating that she didn’t think he’d make a good boyfriend.
10. Anil Kapoor & Sonam Kapoor Made Quite A Stir With Their Controversial Statements
After Abhay Deol had made it evident that he was upset with the Kapoors for not giving him the needed due in Aisha, Anil Kapoor addressed the grudge on Koffee With Karan 4. However, in an apologetic way, he said: “Abhay Deol needs help in every way”.
And, when asked about her opinion on how people think she is a fashion icon but not an actress, Sonam said that people believe “If you’re not good looking, they think you’re a good actor”.
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