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|Farhan Akhtar is an Indian director, scriptwriter, producer, actor, singer and television host. Born in Mumbai to screenwriters Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani, he grew up under the influence of the Hindi film industry. He began his career in Bollywood working as assistant director in Lamhe and Himalay Putra .Although he first started his acting career with "The Fakir of Venice", his official debut was with Rock On !! , for which he won a second national award for best feature film in Hindi as a producer, and engaged in other experiments before writing the dialogues, produced and acted for critical and commercial success Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara , which won him two Filmfare Awards, including Best Supporting Actor.
Farhan Akhtar was born to screenwriters Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani in Mumbai. His sister is author-director Zoya Akhtar. His parents divorced during his early days, and his father married Shabana Azmi in 1984. Akhtar called his parents "the toughest critics" in his career, and also considered Robert De Niro an "inspiration" in the film industry. Akhtar is of Zoroastrian origin Irani, on the side of his mother. Akhtar grew up in an agnostic environment and with his sister Zoya and his father Javed Akhtar, he does not believe in any religion.
Profile ( Personal Info)
|Real Name||:||Farhan Akhtar|
|Age||:||44 years in (2018)|
|Profession||:||Actor, Producer, Director, Screenwriter, Singer|
|Date of Birth||:||9 January 1974|
|Eye Color||:||Dark Brown|
|Born In||:||Mumbai, Maharashtra India|
|Height in Feet Inches||:||5’ 9”|
Wife / Spouse / Partner Photos Details
|Wife||:||Adhuna Bhabani (Hair stylist)|
Children Photos Details
|Daughter||:||Shakya & Akira|
Father - Brother - Mother - Sister -Relatives (Family Photos)
|Hobbies||:||Collecting gadgets, Singing|
|Favorite Actress||:||Preity Zinta|
|Favorite Movie||:||The Wizard of Oz (1939)|
|Favorite Actor||:||Bollywood: Guru Dutt, Bimal Roy, Raj Kapoor, Vijay Anand
Hollywood: Robert Di Nero, Martin Scorsese, Ridley Scott, Woody Allen, Billy Wilder, Alfred Hitchcock
Qualification ( Education, School and College )
|School||:||Maneckji Cooper School, Mumbai|
|College/ University||:||H.R. College of Commerce and Economics (he was dismissed from the college in 2nd year due to attendance shortage)|
|Educational and Qualification||:||High School|
|Akhtar worked as an apprentice in the distribution and direction of Yash Chopra's film Lamhe when he was 17 and later, he moved to an advertising production house called "Script Shop" to spend about 3 years there. . He also helped Pankaj Parashar as a director in Himalay Putra before embarking on direction and writing.
Akhtar made his debut as an author and director with the critically acclaimed film Dil Chahta Hai, produced by Excel Entertainment Pvt. Ltd, a production company he established with Ritesh Sidhwani in 1999. He was shot over a three-month period in Sydney, Goa and Mumbai. Because of his acclaim, he called it a "turning point" in his career.
He was acclaimed by international critics and achieved an iconic status, with Akhtar receiving credit for launching a "new wave" in Indian cinema.Critic Ziya Us Salam praised Akhtar's leadership and commented on The Hindu: "In his first adventure, Javed Akhtar's son shows enough of his pedigree to say that the promise will reach completion sooner than later. later. " film and named for several categories.
He had to research the army before writing the script and directing the adventure.The theme of the film, as stated by Akhtar, was "to meet again". He also believed that if the same characters and the same situation were set elsewhere, the main core of the story would remain the same as the film was not about the war, as had been reported.