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Farhan Akhtar (I)


Writer Javed Akhtar's and Honey Irani's son 'Farhan Akhtar' is an extremely talented and creative and young director and has made a place for himself in very little time. He entered Bollywood at the age of 17, assisting directors and cinematographers. He dropped out of college and did various jobs like working for a TV production house and setting ... See full bio »

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Known For

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
(2011)
Dil Chahta Hai
(2001)
Don
Don Producer
(2006)
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Milkha Singh
(2013)

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  Mirzapur (Short) (producer) (pre-production)
 2019 Gully Boy (producer) (pre-production)
 2018 Made in Heaven (TV Series) (producer - 2017) (post-production)
 2018/I Gold (producer)
 2018 3 Storeys (producer)
 2017 Fukrey Returns (producer)
 2017 Inside Edge (TV Series) (producer)
 2017 Raees (producer)
 2016 Rock On 2 (producer)
 2016 Baar Baar Dekho (producer)
 2015 Bangistan (producer)
 2015 Dil Dhadakne Do (producer)
 2013 Fukrey (producer)
 2012 Talaash (producer)
 2011 Don 2 (producer)
 2011 Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (producer)
 2011/I Game (producer)
 2010 Karthik Calling Karthik (producer)
 2009 Luck by Chance (producer)
 2008 Rock On!! (producer)
 2007/II Positive (Short) (producer)
 2007 Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (producer)
 2006/I Don (producer)
 2004 Lakshya (producer)
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Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

[Feb. 2009 - on being asked if he'll act some time in a movie directed by himself] No. I don't intend on directing myself in a movie. At least not in a near future. See more »

Trivia:

In 2008, he started directing a film titled " A Voice From The Sky". Set in Calcutta 1905, it was based on the invention of the telephone. It starred Akshaye Khanna. He shelved the film and started Don 2. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently works with the music director trio of Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani and Loy Mendonsa credited as Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. Till 2009 they have composed music in all the films that Farhan has directed (Dil Chahta Hai (2001), Lakshya (2004), Don (2006)) and starred in (Rock On!! (2008) and Luck by Chance (2009)) See more »

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Capricorn

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