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Farhan Akhtar

Fullname: Farhan Javed Akhtar

Nicknames: -

Date of Birth: January-9-1974

Zodiac: Capricorn

Height: 5-9

Marital Status: Married to Adhuna Bhabani

Bio:Born on January 9, 1974, Farhan Akhtar is an Indian film actor, director, screenwriter, producer and playback singer. His father Javed Akhtar and mother Honey Irani are famous script writers in Bollywood. Born and brought up in Mumbai, Farhan did his schooling in Maneckji Cooper School and did his Bachelor of Commerce from HR College. Akhtar made his directorial and writing debut at the age of 27 with Dil Chahta Hai (2001), produced by Excel Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., a production company he established along with Ritesh Sidhwani in 1999. The film went on to bag various awards including National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi (2002). It was also screened at the International Film Festival of India, the Austin Film Festival and the Palm Springs International Film Festival. When went on to direct Lakshya (starring Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta) in 2002, Don in 2004 and Don 2 in 2010 (both starring Shahrukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra). Farhan made his acting and singing debut with Rock On!! in 2008 and received huge success. He has gone on to act in several films then including Luck By Chance (2008), Karthik Calling Karthik (2010) and Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011). In his next film as actor, Farhan will be seen playing the well-known Indian athlete Milkha Singh in the film Bhaag Milkha Bhaag directed by Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra.

News & Gossip:

Christmas 2014: Farhan Akhtar celebrates Christmas with his kids The actor-director-singer is having some great family time T'is Christmas and T'is the time to be jolly. It is also the time to holiday and party and that's what most of our Bollywood celebs are doing. While Priyanka Chopra is out vacationing with her family, as is Deepika …
Farhan Akhtar, Riteish Deshmukh, Anupam Kher mourn for Assam militant attack victims Bollywood celebrities are shocked and horrified by the news of attacks on tribals in Assam The death toll in the attacks by Bodo militants on unarmed tribals has risen to 65 and the stars of Hindi film industry are saddened by the news. Here’s what they tweeted: Farhan …
Sonam Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan, Arbaaz Khan wish ‘jhakaas’ Anil Kapoor on his birthday The Welcome Back star is celebrating his birthday in Dubai with his family Eternally young and a rockstar -- that's how Hindi film celebrities describe actor-filmmaker Anil Kapoor, who turned 58 Wednesday. Popular for mouthing his famous jhakaas dialogue in films and at …
Farhan Akhtar to go on a singing spree for Rock On!!2 Apart from Dil Dhadakne Do and Wazir, the actor is all set to have a third release next year... Farhan Akhtar and Riteish Sidhwani announced the sequel of Rock On! right after the film released and eventually, became a blockbuster. After a lot of delay, the Zindagi Na Milegi …
Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan party at Ranbir Kapoor- Katrina Kaif’s house- view pics! Lots of Bollywood biggies were spotted at Ranbir and Katrina's residence yesterday... Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif threw a pre-Christmas and New Year's bash last night at their residence in Bandra. The lovebirds won't be in town either for Christmas or the New Year's eve …
Wazir teaser: Amitabh Bachchan-Farhan Akhtar starrer looks gripping and intense – watch video! Here is the teaser of Big B and Farhan's upcoming film The much-awaited teaser of Amitabh Bachchan-Farhan Akhtar upcoming film, Wazir is finally out. And it's gripping from the very first frame itself. Produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Rajkumar Hirani, Wazir looks quite …
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