Karan Johar to give movie chance to `X Factor' winner

June 07 2011

Mumbai, Jun 7 : Filmmaker Karan Johar, who appeared as a special guest on the Sony channels singing reality programme named `X-factor', has said he would give an movie opportunity to the winner of the show in one of his movies.

The singing talent show is an adaptation of the successful international programme `The X Factor'. Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, singers Sonu Nigam and Shreya Ghoshal are judging the Indian version of the reality show on Sony entertainment channel.

"Karan was so impressed with the talent on `X Factor' that he decided to give the winner an opportunity of singing a song in one of his forthcoming movies," a source revealed.

Bhansali and Karan, who had been recently engaged in a verbal duel, came face to face during the show. They set their difference and hatred apart and had a hug and chat.

The episode featuring Karan will be aired on this Friday.