Date of Birth:
9 January 1974
Farhan Akhtar played in 3 and created 4 movies in the Crime, Drama, Mystery, Music, Music, Comedy, War, Romance, Action, Thriller, Short genres.
Farhan Akhtar got succeed with average imdb rating 9.7.
Son of renowned Indian lyricist/poet Javed Akhtar and screenplay and story writer Honey Irani. Relation of Zoya Akhtar, cousin of Kabir Akhtar, and grandson of Jan Nissar Akhtar.
In an question on the talk picture "The Lounge" with Simone Singh (on the Indian channel CNBC-TV18), Farhan Akhtar said that when he hand college, he spent approximately two years at home and did nothing productive. During those two years, he watched involving two films continuously. Akhtar said that it was this period of his existence which allowed him to rivet with Karan Shergill, the principal of Lakshya (2004). Lakshya, which film Akhtar directed, begins with Karan as a sophomoric, unemployed slacker who stays at home, sleeps late, and has no ambition or want in enthusiasm.
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