Farhan Akhtar Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Farhan Akhtar

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BIRTHDAY 9 January, 1974
BIRTH PLACE Mumbai , Maharashtra
AGE (in 2017) 43 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Capricorn
HEIGHT in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 171.96 lbs
Last Updated on : December 12, 2017

Appearance: Bollywood

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

43 years, 11 months, 4 days old age Farhan Akhtar will turn 44 on 09 January, 2018. Only 26 days, 9 hours, 4 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Farhan Akhtar has celebrated the total number of 43 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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About   Edit

Farhan Akhtar was born on 9th January 1974 in Mumbai, India. He is an Indian film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Director, Lyricist, Playback Singer, and Television Host. He is the son of noted Writer Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani, he grew up under the impact of the Hindi film industry. He is best known for his films like Dil Chahta Hai, Lakshya, Rock On and Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara to name a few.


He gave up his studies and started his career at the age of 17, as an assisting director. He did several jobs by working for many TV production house and finally established his own production house, Excel Entertainment with his close friend Ritesh Sidhwani.
Farhan began his directorial debut with the film Dil Chahta Hai in 2001. This film was a huge success, especially popular among the youths. His next project was Lakshya in 2004 with Hrithik Roshan in the lead. Although the movie failed at the box office, it won him critical applauses. His next project was a remake of classic Amitabh Bachchan film; Don , called Don in 2006, which starred Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role. This film enjoyed great success at the box office. He then entered the production world and made his production debut the filmHoneymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007) which also did well at the box office.
Then came Rock On!!, in which he himself starred and produced. The film was a huge hit and made Farhan Akhtar a name to reckon with in Bollywood. He then acted in numerous hit movies like Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Luck By Chance and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag among several others.
Farhan is married to Adhuna Bhabani Akhtar and they have two daughters: Akira and Shakya. 

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