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Javed Akhtar (I)


Javed Akhtar was born on January 17, 1945 in Gwalior, Central India Agency, British India. He is a writer, known for Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001), Om Shanti Om (2007) and Talaash (2012). 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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Known For

Om Shanti Om Music Department
(2007)
Talaash Music Department
(2012)
Dil Chahta Hai Music Department
(2001)

Filmography

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 2018/I Gold (dialogue)
 2016 Mahayoddha Rama (lyrics)
 2015 Dil Dhadakne Do (dialogue: Pluto Mehra)
 2013 Zanjeer (original story)
 2012 The Reluctant Fundamentalist (eulogy in urdu)
 2011 Don 2 (characters)
 2011 Zokkomon (lyrics)
 2011/I Game (lyrics)
 2010 Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (lyrics)
 2010 Mirch (lyrics)
 2010 Prem's Game (lyrics)
 2009/I 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)
 1993 Bhookamp
 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 Polladhavan
 1980 The Pride
 1980 Friendship (written by - as Salim Javed)
 1979 Naan Vaazha Vaippen (story)
 1979 Yugandhar (story)
 1979 Black Stone (writer)
 1978 Don (dialogue - as Salim Javed) / (screenplay - as Salim Javed) / (story - as Salim Javed)
 1978 Trident (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1977 Chacha Bhatija (dialogue - as Javed) / (screenplay - as Javed)
 1977 Manushulu Chesina Dongalu (as Saleem-Javed)
 1977 Honesty and Religion (dialogue - as Salim Javed) / (screenplay - as Salim Javed) / (story - as Salim Javed)
 1976 Premada Kanike (story)
 1975 Aakhri Dao (as Javed)
 1975 Sholay (written by - as Salim-Javed)
 1975 Annadammula Anubandham (as Salim-Javed)
 1975 The Wall (dialogue - as Javed) / (screenplay - as Javed) / (story - as 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 Chains (dialogue - as Javed) / (screenplay - as Javed) / (story - as Javed)
 1972 Nalla Neram (story)
 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 | Javed Akther | Salim Javed | Javed | Saleem-Javed | Salim-Javed
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Was awarded the 'Avadh Samman' in Lucknow for his valuable contribution to Hindi cinema. See more »

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