Actor Farhan Akhtar (born 9 January 1974) is an Indian 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. Actor Farhan Akhtar begin his career in Bollywood by working as an assistant director in Lamhe (1991) and Himalay Putra (1997).
Actor Farhan 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, and indulged in further experimentation before he acted in, produced and wrote the dialogues for the critical and commercial success Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011), which won him two Filmfare Awards, including Best Supporting Actor.
9 January 1974
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
|Occupation||Actor, director, producer, singer|
|Spouse(s)||Adhuna Akhtar (m. 2000)|
|Relatives||See Akhtar family|