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Javed Akhtar was born on January 17, 1945 in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India. He is a writer, known for Lakshya (2004), Deewaar (1975) and Don (1978). He has been married to Shabana Azmi since December 9, 1984. He was previously married to Honey Irani. See full bio »
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 2013 Zanjeer (original story)
 2012 The Reluctant Fundamentalist (eulogy in urdu)
 2011 Don 2 (characters)
 2011 Zokkomon (lyrics)
 2011/I Game (lyrics)
 2010 Mahayoddha Rama (lyrics)
 2010 Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (lyrics)
 2010 Mirch (lyrics)
 2010 Prem Kaa Game (lyrics)
 2009 Life Goes On (lyrics)
 2009 Billa (original story - as Salim-Javed)
 2009 Luck by Chance (dialogue)
 2007 Billa (story)
 2006/I Don (based on an original screenplay by - as Javed)
 2004 Lakshya (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 2003 Armaan (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1998 Kabhi Na Kabhi (dialogue - as Javed Aktar) / (screenplay - as Javed Aktar) / (story - as Javed Aktar)
 1995 Prem (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1993 Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1992 Khel (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1991 Jhoothi Shaan (written by)
 1990 Jeevan Ek Sanghursh (dialogue - as Javed Akthar) / (screenplay - as Javed Akthar)
 1989 Main Azaad Hoon (writer)
 1989 Joshilaay (dialogue - as Javed Akhatar) / (screenplay - as Javed Akhatar) / (story - as Javed Akhatar)
 1987 Mr India (as Salim-Javed)
 1987 Dacait (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1985 Meri Jung (written by - as Javed)
 1985 Saagar (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1985 Arjun (dialogue - as Javed) / (screenplay - as Javed) / (story - as Javed)
 1985 Zamana
 1984 Duniya (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1984 Mashaal (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1983 Betaab (writer)
 1982 Shakti (written by - as Salim Javed)
 1981 Kranti (screenplay - as Salim Javed) / (story - as Salim Javed)
 1980 Shaan
 1980 Dostana (written by - as Salim Javed)
 1979 Yugandhar (story)
 1979 Kaala Patthar (writer)
 1978 Trishul (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1978 Don (dialogue - as Salim Javed) / (screenplay - as Salim Javed) / (story - as Salim Javed)
 1977 Chacha Bhatija (dialogue - as Javed) / (screenplay - as Javed)
 1977 Manushulu Chesina Dongalu (as Saleem-Javed)
 1977 Immaan Dharam (dialogue - as Salim Javed) / (screenplay - as Salim Javed) / (story - as Salim Javed)
 1976 Premada Kanike (story)
 1975 Aakhri Dao (as Javed)
 1975 Deewaar (dialogue - as Javed) / (screenplay - as Javed) / (story - as Javed)
 1975 Sholay (written by - as Salim-Javed)
 1974 Majboor (dialogue - as Salim-Javed) / (screenplay - as Salim-Javed) / (story - as Salim-Javed)
 1973 Yaadon Ki Baaraat (screenplay - as Javed) / (story - as Javed)
 1973 Zanjeer (dialogue - as Javed) / (screenplay - as Javed) / (story - as Javed)
 1972 Seeta Aur Geeta (dialogue - as Javed) / (screenplay - as Javed)
 1971 Andaz
 1971 Haathi Mere Saathi (screenplay - as Saleem-Javed)
 1969 Yakeen (dialogue - as Javed)
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Javed Akhatar | Shri. Javed Akhtar | Javed Aktar | Javed Akthar | Salim Javed | Javed | Saleem-Javed | Salim-Javed
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Son of Jan Nissar Akhtar. Father of Farhan Akhtar and Zoya Akhtar'. See more »

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