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Farhan Akhtar Net Worth:Farhan Akhtar (born 9 January 1974) is an Indian film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, playback singer, lyricist and television host. Born in Mumbai to screenwriters Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani, he grew up under the influence of the film industry. After completing his schooling in Maneckji Cooper school, he pursued a commerce degree in HR College, Mumbai, before dropping out, and beginning his career in films by working as an assistant director in Lamhe (1991) and Himalay Putra (1997).Akhtar, after establishing a production company named Excel Entertainment along with Ritesh Sidhwani, made his directorial debut with Dil Chahta Hai (2001) and received critical acclaim for portraying modern youth. The film also won a National award. Following it, he made Lakshya (2004) and had his Hollywood debut through the soundtrack of Bride and Prejudice (2004), for which he wrote the lyrics. He went on to make the commercially successful Don (2006). He directed a short-film titled Positive (2007) to spread awareness on HIV-AIDS.He started his acting career with Rock On!! (2008), for which he won a second National Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi as producer, and indulged in further experimentation before he acted in, produced and wrote the dialogues for the critical and commercial success Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011), which won him two Filmfare Awards, including Best Supporting Actor. In the same year, he directed a sequel to Don titled Don 2 (2011), which remains as his highest-grossing film till date. He achieved further success by portraying Milkha Singh in the 2013 film Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, earning him the Filmfare Award for Best Actor.
|Birth date:||January 9, 1974|
|Birth place:||Mumbai, India|
|Height:||5 ft 6 in (1.7 m)|
|Profession:||Film director, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Lyricist, Actor, Presenter, Writer|
|Education:||H.R. College of Commerce and Economics|
|Spouse:||Adhuna Bhabani Akhtar (m. 2000)|
|Children:||Shakya Akhtar, Akira Akhtar|
|Parents:||Honey Irani, Javed Akhtar|
|Awards:||Filmfare Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Award for Best Film, Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut, IIFA Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Award for Best Dialogue, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor, Screen Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Award for Best Screenplay, Guild Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Filmfare Critics Award for Best Film, IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor, Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi, IIFA Award for Best Screenplay, Stardust Award for Superstar of Tomorrow – Male, Screen Award for Best Film, Guild Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Zee Cine Award for International Male Icon, IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year – Male, Screen Award for Best Dialogue, Zee Cine Critics Award for Best Actor – Male, Zee Cine Award for Most Promising Director, BIG Star Most Entertaining Film Actor – Male, BIG Star Most Entertaining Actor in a Comic Role, ITA Laurel For Gr8! Entertainment Award, Zee Rishtey Award for Favourite Anchor|
|Nominations:||Filmfare Award for Best Director, Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer, IIFA Award for Best Story, IIFA Award for Best Director, Zee Cine Award for Best Actor, Zee Cine Award for Best Director, IIFA Award for Best Male Playback Singer, Zee Cine Award for Best Story, GiMA Award for Best Film Song, Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s, Mirchi Music Awards for Listener’s Choice Song of the Year, Guild Award for Best Dialogue, Mirchi Music Awards for Critics' Choice Upcoming Male Vocalist of The Year, BIG Star Most Entertaining Actor in a Comedy Film - Male, BIG Star Most Entertaining Drama Film, BIG Star Film of the Decade, Mirchi Music Awards for Indipop Song of The Year|
|Movies:||Wazir, Rock On 2, Rock On!!, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Dil Dhadakne Do, Raees, Dil Chahta Hai, Karthik Calling Karthik, Shaadi Ke Side Effects, Luck by Chance, Lakshya, Don 2, Don, Baar Baar Dekho, Talaash, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., Fukrey, The Fakir of Venice, Positive, Game, Kismat Talkies, Dhruv|
|TV shows:||Kaun Banega Crorepati, I Can Do That, Oye! It's Friday!|