Nikhil Advani Kal Ho Na Ho is a romantic comedy movie, It Was written and produced by Karan Johar, Anil Mehta has handled the cinematography and editing was done by Sanjay Sankla.
Preity Zinta, Shah Rukh Khan, and Saif Ali Khan was in the lead role with supporting caste Jaya Bachchan, Sushma Seth, Reema Lagoo, Satish Shah, Dara Singh, Delnaaz Paul Shoma Anand, Ketki Dave.
The film won several awards like National Award for Best Music Director to Shankar –Ehsaan –Loy and Best Male Playback Singer to Sonu Nigam, Filmfare Award for Best Actress to Preity Zinta, Best Supporting Actor to Saif Ali Khan, Best Supporting Actress to Jaya Bachchan, and IIFA Awards including Best Actress To Preity Zinta, Best Film, Best Supporting Actress, Best Supporting Actor.
Music was composed by Shankar –Ehsaan –Loy, and lyrics were written by Javed Akhtar, and the music of title song Kal Ho Na Ho was composed by Loy Mendonsa.
It was released on 27 November 2003, made on total Budge ₹280 million, the film’s total collections to be ₹860.9 million at the Box office India, and it Became most profitability India film in 2003
Initially Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor offered the role of Naina and Rohit, Khan declined the offer and Kareena Kapoor refuse because of salary disputes afterward the roles went to Preity Zinta and Saif Ali Khan. Similarly Neetu Singh offered the Naina’s Mother Role but it went to Jaya Bachchan.
The story is about a serious girl Naina (Preity Zinta) lives in New York. Her life is burdened with financial problems, the constant bickering among the members of her household has transformed Naina into a pitiful bore who has “forgotten” how to smile. Her best friend is Rohit (Saif Ali Khan), a fellow MBA student who has seen Naina through all her troubles. The two have never been more than just friends.
Aman Mathur (Shah Rukh Khan), who enters the Kapoors’ home and changes their lives for the better, Aman helps every member of the family with any problem and seems to have all the answers – he is perfect. Aman eventually wins over Naina and changes her into a smiling young woman once again, but not before she begins to have feelings for him. .she don’t know is that Aman is harboring a painful secret. The rest of the movie is about Aman, Naina and Rohit finding love, hope, happiness and ultimately the joy of living.
Shah Rukh Khan does a great job as usual nobody else does emotional scenes and comedy as well as he does. Saif Ali Khan was also good and Preity Zinta played her role very well.