Name: Farhan Akhtar
Nick Name: Farhan
Birthday Date: 9 January, 1974
Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Height: 5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
Weight: 78 kg or 172 lbs
Occupation: Actor, director, producer, screenwriter, singer
Farhan Akhtar-hair color
Farhan joined in Maneckji Cooper School in Mumbai. In order to study a law degree, he then attended in the HR College, in Mumbai. But, due to lack of sufficient attendance, he was droped out in the second year.
Father- Javed Akhtar (Screenwriter)
Mother- Honey Irani (Screenwriter)
Siblings- Elder Sister Zoya Akhtar(Film Director)
Grandfather- Jan Nisar Akhtar(Poet, Lyricist)
Cousin- Farah Khan (Film Director, Actress, Choreographer), Sajid Khan(Film Director, Actor, TV Host)
Step-mother- Shabana Azmi(Actress)
Adhuna Bhabani- They dated in 1997 and married 3 years later.
He is most famous for his acting in films like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013)
Farhan Akhtar with wife Adhuna Bhabani
Measurements 32(Waist) – 15(Arms / Biceps)- 46(Chest)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Distinctive Features: Stunning visuals; Versatile actor; Often works with producer and a friend Ritesh Sidhwani. Now, he owns a production company Excel Entertainment with Sidhwani; He often works with Boman Irani.
Endorsement: Hindustan Unilever, Titan Xylys, United Spirits, OMRON, A. Lange & Söhne (German watch brand)
Shaadi Ke Side Effects, an Bollywood romantic comedy film, is scheduled to be released on 6 December 2013.
Don 3 is an 2014 Indian action thriller directed and co-written by Farhan Akhtar. It is a sequel to the blockbuster Don 2 and 3rd installment to the Don (film series).
Interesting Facts & History:
1. When he was young, his parents divorced.
2. In 1984, his father got married with actress Shabana Azmi.
3. The worst moment of Farhan’s life was during the 1992-93 riots, when the actor had to face controversy because he was a Muslim.
4. His first car was a Fiat gifted to him by his father.
5. He made his acting debut with Anand Surapur’s film, The Fakir of Venice (2007),and Rock On (2008).
6. In 2008, Farhan made his acting debut in Rock On. It was critically acclaimed as well as a box office blockbuster.
7. He is also a TV host on NDTV Imagine with his show: Oye It’s Friday.
8. He was 34 years old when he acted in his first film.