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Farhan Akhtar

Actor , Director, Screenwriter, Playback Singer, Producer, Television Host


Born: 09 January 1974
Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Languages Known For: Hindi

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Farhan Akhtar is a film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, playback singer, lyricist 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 Bollywood career as an assistant director in film Lamhe (1991) and Himalay Putra (1997). He made his directorial debut with Dil Chahta Hai (2001) under his production company Excel Entertainment. The film won a National award. H also wrote lyrics for Hollywood film Bride and Prejudice (2004). Akhtar started his acting career with Rock On!! (2008), for which he won a second National Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi as producer. His film Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011) won him two Filmfare Awards, including Best Supporting Actor. In 2013, he portrayed Milkha Singh in film Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, earning him the Filmfare Award for Best Actor. His other successful film includes - Don (2006), short-film Positive (2007), Don 2 (2011), Wazir (2016), Dil Dhadakne Do (2016) and Rock On 2 (2016).

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Jee Le Zara: Now its time for Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Katrina Kaif and Alia Bhatt to go for a road trip in a farhan akhtar film

Jee Le Zara: Now its time for Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Katrina Kaif and Alia Bhatt to go for a road trip in a farhan akhtar film

Published On: 10 August 2021

Farhan Akhtar after a long hiatus wears the director's hat again. The actor has announced his next directorial venture Jee le Zarra a slice of the life road trip and this time with the girls starring Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Katrina Kaif and Alia Bhatt.... Read more


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Toofan Movie Review: Rakesh Omprakash Mehra's film is a typical cliche sports drama, Farhan Akhtar gives an honest performance

Toofan Movie Review: Rakesh Omprakash Mehra's film is a typical cliche sports drama, Farhan Akhtar gives an honest performance

Published On: 16 July 2021

Toofan lacks a soul because Rakesh takes all the Bollywood cliches of a sports drama and makes a typical underdog story that doesn't have anything new to offer.... Read more


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Toofan Trailer: Farhan Akhtar starrer film is about an ex-boxer who have a past

Published On: 30 June 2021

Farhan Akhtar plays a shamed fighter set to get back to the ring following a five-year boycott. Mrunal Thakur and Paresh Rawal likewise star in the movie, coordinated by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. The film is releasing on July 16th on Amazon prime Video.... Read more


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Angry Young Men: Salman Khan Zoya Akhtar, Farhan Akhtar,to make documentary on Salim-Javed

Angry Young Men: Salman Khan Zoya Akhtar, Farhan Akhtar,to make documentary on Salim-Javed

Published On: 16 June 2021

One of the iconic screenwriters of Hindi Cinema Salim-Javed's documentary to be created by Salman Khan, Zoya Akhtar and Farhan Akhtar.... Read more


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Farhan Akhtar starrer Toofan gets a new OTT release date

Farhan Akhtar starrer Toofan gets a new OTT release date

Published On: 16 June 2021

Helmed by Rakesh Omprakash Mehra the film is scheduled to release on July 16 on Amazon prime Video.... Read more


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Toofan Teaser: Farhan Akhtar's journey from Goon to National Level Boxer

Published On: 12 March 2021

The film is directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra of Rang De Basanti and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. The film is slated to release on May 21st on Amazon prime Video.... Read more


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Farhan Akhtar starrer to premiere on Amazon Prime Video, release date announced

Farhan Akhtar starrer to premiere on Amazon Prime Video, release date announced

Published On: 10 March 2021

Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, the sports drama will premiere directly on Amazon Prime Video on May 21. The teaser of the film will be out on March 12th.... Read more


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Yudhra teaser: Farhan Akhtar and Malavika Mohana starrer is an action flick

Published On: 15 February 2021

The film is produced by Farhan Akhtar's production house Excel Entertainment. the film is also co-written by Farhan Akhtar.... Read more


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Bollywood praying for Beirut after massive explosion

Bollywood praying for Beirut after massive explosion

Published On: 05 August 2020

Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar expresses their shock at the explosion in Beirut that killed 78 and injured thousands.... Read more


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The Sky Is Pink Movie Review: This beautiful film is not about death but about different shades of grief.

The Sky Is Pink Movie Review: This beautiful film is not about death but about different shades of grief.

Published On: 10 October 2019

Priyanka Chopra delivers a dignified, nuanced turn as the ferociously protective mother to a teenager, Aisha Chaudhary (Zaira Wasim), suffering from a terminal illness.... Read more


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