Farhan Akhtar


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Farhan Akhtar (born 9 January 1974) is an Indian film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, playback singer, lyricist and television host.

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The extraordinary story of Indian Olympian Milkha Singh, life and times of technology visionary Steve Jobs and Nelson Mandela's prisoner-to-president journey, were among the stories that filled the cinema calendar in the year gone by.

Farhan Akhtar is donning a new look and he has been spotted at various public events sporting a moustache. His current look is quite different from the ones he has had in his previous films.

Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, known to be an ardent social activist, has spoken up for gay rights this time around.

Farhan Akhtar, who is working with Vidya Balan in his upcoming film Shaadi Ke Side Effects has things to say about his co-star.

As an actor Farhan Akhtar, who also directs and produces movies, had a fabulous year with biopic Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and now he is looking forward to Dev Benegal's film with Kareena Kapoor and his sister Zoya's next directorial venture which he says has nothing to do with their off screen relationship.

Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani, who are co-founders of a leading production house, have plans to involve multiple music composers in creating the soundtracks of their upcoming films.
In Bollywood, stars are often associated with a certain on-screen persona through their careers. If Dilip Kumar was ‘tragedy king’, and Amitabh Bachchan the ‘angry young man’, we had Shah Rukh Khan playing multiple romantic Rajs just as Salman Khan has played Prem in several films.
Rounds of media reports might have made you believe that Farhan Akhtar - after the biopic on sprinter Milkha Singh, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag - will be taking up another biopic on Urdu poet and Bollywood lyricist, Sahir Ludhianvi.
Shah Rukh Khan and Farhan Akhtar are set for their next venture - Raees.
Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, who has delivered hits like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and Rock On!!, turned 40 on Thursday, and his friends from the film fraternity wished him more power and success.