Karan Johar never misses an opportunity to surprise his audience. Be it with his movies, his acting or his Instagram activities, Karan Johar makes sure to offer the public something new every now and then. But this time, he’s making headlines as he returns with the new season of his popular celebrity-based chat show. we talk about Coffee With Karan which comes with the seventh season premiering on Disney+ Hotstar on July 7.
Interestingly, the creators recently unveiled Koffee’s promo featuring Karan 7 and made the city buzz. After all, it comes up with a great ensemble of guests and some new elements. By the way, Karan will also return with the popular rapid-fire round where celebs battle for the coffee basket. It is one of the most interesting segments of the chat show and sometimes it also has several celebrities fighting tooth and nail to win it. So, as fans gear up for Koffee With Karan 7, here’s a look at some of the coffee basket banter from previous seasons.
Deepika Padukone and Alia Bhatto
Deepika and alias had marked the opening of Koffee With season 6 and their quick round of fire according to Karan Johar had “some silences, some non-committal answers, some brave answers and some fun.” Although the Gangubai Kathiawadi actress had won the basket, Deepika was seen jokingly, “I will never come in this show again and show my soul to the world. I was so honest about everything Karan”.
Janhvi Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor
Janhvi Kapoor made her debut on Koffee with Karan in the sixth season and they had a pretty witty rapid-fire round. When Karan announced Janhvi as the winner, he praised the actress for her spunk. However, Arjun responded by saying, “I see the bias. There will be a lot of commotion on social media. This will be heavily trolled. I’m going to pick it up and say I sensed a hint of partiality. I feel broken and heartbroken. My franchise has been cut off. I feel a sense of being replaced by another Kapoor. It’s not a happy feeling.” However, Arjun, being the devoted brother that he is, handed the coffee basket to his younger sister.
Anushka Sharma, Arjun Kapoor and Katrina Kaif
While Anushka and Katrina were on the couch in Koffee With Karan Season 5, Arjun Kapoor appeared as a special guest to announce the winner of the rapid-fire round. Although Katrina admitted that they underperformed, Karan decided to give the basket to Arjun as he was the most entertaining in the episode. However, Anushka felt she deserved the coffee basket. Anushka even blamed Arjun by saying, “Just because you’re here, I didn’t understand”.
Varun Dhawan and Arjun Kapoor
Varun and Arjun appeared together on Koffee With Karan season 5 and the 2 States actor won the basket. It was a fierce battle between the two stars, Varun was a bit heartbroken after he lost the match which was his third time in this chat show. Varun even said, “You always do this to me. I really wanted to win it.”
Farah Khan and Abhishek Bachchan
The duo had graced the show in season four and they had a pretty fierce round of rapid fire. When Karan announced Abhishek as the winner, Farah told Karan, “You cheated and gave him (Abhishek) the answer twice”.