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Zoya Akhtar


Born in Mumbai on 14th October 1972, Zoya Akhtar hails from one of the most talented film families in the country. After completing a diploma in filmmaking from NYU, she assisted directors like Mira Nair, Tony Gerber, and Dev Benegal, before turning Writer-Director in her own right. She has directed movies like the critically acclaimed Luck By ... See full bio »

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Known For

Talaash
Talaash Writer
(2012)
Luck by Chance
(2009)
Bombay Talkies
(2013)

Filmography

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 2015 Dil Dhadakne Do (story and screenplay)
 2013 Bombay Talkies (screenplay by)
 2012 Talaash (screenplay) / (story)
 2011 Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (screenplay) / (story)
 2009 Luck by Chance (story & screenplay)
 2008/I Migration (Short) (writer)
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Show Show Actress (1 credit)
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Zoia Akhtar
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Neice of actors Sarosh Irani and Bunny. See more »

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Libra

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