Farhan Akhtar Proile, Age, Height, Family, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More

Farhan Akhtar

Farhan Akhtar Proile, Age, Height, Family, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More

Farhan Akhtar was born January 9, 1974 is an Indian film actor, director, screenwriter, play singer, producer and television host. Born in Mumbai to screenwriters Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani, he grew up influenced by the Hindi film industry. He started his career in Bollywood working as an assistant director in Lamhe (1991) and Himalay Putra (1997).

Akhtar, after setting up a production company named Excel Entertainment with Ritesh Sidhwani in 1999, made his directorial debut with Dil Chahta Hai (2001) and received critical acclaim for portraying modern youth. The film also won a national award. for which he wrote the lyrics. He went on to make Don’s commercial success (2006). He made a short film called Positive (2007), to raise awareness of HIV-AIDS.

Although he first started his acting career with The Fakir of Venice, his official debut was with Rock On !! (2008), for which he won a second national award for Best Hindi Feature Film as a producer, and engaged in further experimentation before writing the screenplay (dialogues), produced and acted for success critic and commercial Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)), which won him four Filmfare Awards.

He married Adhuna Bhabani in 2000, after being in a relationship with her for 3 years. They first met while filming her directorial debut Dil Chahta Hai in 2001, which also marked Adhuna’s debut as a Bollywood hairdresser. The couple have two daughters named Shakya and Akira. On January 21, 2016, the couple officially announced their separation after 16 years of marriage.

Akhtar has been in a relationship with Indian VJ Shibani Dandekar since 2018.

Farhan Akhtar Biodata and Biography

Name
Farhan Akhtar
Nick-name
Bulbul
Sex
Male
Date Of Birth
9 January 1974
Age
48 Years (as in 2020)
Profession / Occupation
Actor, Producer, Director, Screenwriter, Singer (Hindi)
Mother Tongue
Hindi
Religion
Atheist
Nation
Indian
Caste
Not Known
Zodiac Sign
Capricorn
Height / Weight
5′ 9” / 70kg
First Movie
Rock On!! (2008, Hindi)
First Debut
Director: Dil Chahta Hai (2001, Hindi)
Producer:
Don (2006, Hindi)
Lyricist:
Bride and Prejudice (2004, Hindi)
Playback Singer:
Rock On (2008, Hindi)
Money Factor
10 crore/TV show season, Net Worth: Rs.140 Crore ($22 million)

Farhan Akhtar Family and Relatives

Father
Javed Akhtar (Lyricist and Scriptwriter)
Mother
Honey Irani (Actress & Screenwriter), Shabana Azmi (Stepmother)
Brothers
None
Sisters
Zoya Akhtar (Director & Screenwriter)
Marital Status
Divorced
Wife
Adhuna Bhabani (m.2000-div.2016)
Daughters
Shakya & Akira
Sons None
Uncle Not Known
Aunties Not Known
Grandfather Not Known
Grandmother Not Known
Girlfriends/ Affairs Adhuna Bhabani (Hairstylist)
Shraddha Kapoor (Actress)
Shibani Dandekar (Actress, VJ)

 

Farhan Akhtar Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimetres
175 cm
Height in Meters
1.75 m
Height in Feet Inches
5′ 9”
Weight
70kg
Body Measurement
41-30-12
Chest Size
41 inches
Waist Size
30 inches
Biceps Size
12 inches
Eye Colour
Dark Brown
Hair Colour
Black

 

Farhan Akhtar Favorites

Favorite Colour
Not Known
Favorite Actor
Bollywood: Guru Dutt, Bimal Roy, Raj Kapoor, Vijay Anand
Hollywood: Robert Di Nero, Martin Scorsese, Ridley Scott, Woody Allen, Billy Wilder
Favorite Actress
Preity Zinta
Favorite Food Homemade food, Vada Pao, Kebabs, Mutton Biryani
Hobbies Collecting Gadgets, Singing
Favorite Director Alfred Hitchcock
Favorite Song Not Known
Favorite Movies The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Favorite Genre Action
Favorite Restaurant Not Known
Favorite Sports Football, Tennis
Favorite Destination Not Known
Favorite Car Collections Range Rover Red Edition, M350 CDI SUV, Porsche Cayman, Honda CRV

 

Farhan Akhtar Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification
Graduate Discontinue
School
Maneckji Cooper School, Mumbai
College / University
H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Others
Not Known

 

Farhan Akhtar Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Home Town
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Present Residence
Bandstand, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
House Address
Sea Spring Bungalow No 1, B J Road, Bandstand, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Phone No / Mobile No
Not Known
Email ID
Not Known
Website
Not Known

 

Farhan Akhtar Awards, Honours, Achievements

National Film Award
2002: Best Feature Film in Hindi for Dil Chahta Hai
2009: Best Feature Film in Hindi for Rock On!!
Filmfare Awards
2002: Critics Award for Best Movie, Best Screenplay for Dil Chahta Hai
2009: Best Male Debut for Rock On!!
2012: Best Supporting Actor for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
2014: Best Actor for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
IIFA Awards
2002: Best Screenplay for Kya Kehna
2002: Best Screenplay for Dil Chahta Hai
2009: Star Debut of the Year – Male for Rock On!!
2012: Best Film & Best Supporting Actor for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
2014: Best Actor for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Screen Awards
2002: Best Dialogue for Dil Chahta Hai
2009: Most Promising Newcomer – Male for Rock On!!
2012: Best Dialogue for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
2014: Best Actor for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Zee Cine Awards
2002: Best Story for Dil Chahta Hai
2012: Best Supporting Actor for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
2014: Best Actor Male- Jury for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Producers Guild Film Awards
2012: Best Film & Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
2014: Best Actor In A Leading Role for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival
2007: Best Asian Movie for Don
Stardust Awards
2009: Superstar of Tomorrow – Male for Rock On!!

 

Farhan Akhtar Social Media

Twitter
Facebook
Instagram
Wikipedia @Farhan_Akhtar

 

 

 

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