If there is anybody in Bollywood who is truly versatile, it is Farhan Akhtar! He is not only an ace director, a writer and a producer, but also a dynamic actor. And if that isn’t enough, he is also a singer and a lyricist.
Farhan Akhtar Biography
Born to Jawed Akhtar and Honey Irani, he grew up amidst the influence of the film industry. Later his father went on to marry Shabana Azmi. Farhan Akhtar has termed his parents as the “harshest” critics in his career.
Farhan with Adhuna, Shakya and Akira
He started his career with his directorial debut in the critically acclaimed film ‘Dil Chata Hai’. Farhan and his sister, Zoya Akhtar assisted assisted their father in writing the English lyrics of a song in Lagaan in the same year. Farhan calls this period the turning point of his career. He later went on to make ‘Lakshya’, starring Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta.
Let’s See Some Best Images Of Farhan Akhtar
Farhan Akhtar and Arjun Rampal in a still from ‘Rock On’
Deepika Padukone and Farhan in Karthik Calling Karthik
Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif, Farhan Akhtar, Kalki Kochlin and Abhay Deol in ‘Zindagi Na milegi Dobara’.
Farhan Akhtar Bhaag Milkha Bhaag has been one of the most trying and challenging film in his entire acting career. He took up training and stuck to a strict diet. He sweat blood in the making and gave his best to make it a huge hit at the box office, winning the Fimfare Award for Best actor (male).
A still from the movie ‘Bhag Milkha Bhag’
Farhan Akhtar stands invariably as one of the most sought after Bollywood actors and stands to be a role model for many a people. He represent the modern intelligent Indian male with his undying spirit and his love for work.
This multi-faceted actor has also started a social campaign. Men Against Rape and Discrimination, also known as MARD is a social campaign launched by Farhan Akhtar. The idea came to the mind of Akhtar when in August 2012, Pallavi Purkayastha, a lawyer by profession, was sexually assaulted and then killed by her home watchman.
THE F SENSE: FARHAN AND FASHION
Farhan Akhtar is one b-town actor who is known for his innate sense of fashion. Be it for a red carpet event or just a promotion of his latest release, he never fails to go wrong! For him, fashion is a natural thing, it comes to him easily. It’s not something that you should stress on. He can go from a well- groomed- suited- up man to a boy in yellow keds in seconds. He mentioned in an interview, “fashion is an extension of your personal self; of who you are. If reflects your culture, opinions and your attitude.” Truly, we see all of that in his work. Farhan is not a brand freak, he believes in wearing anything that is comfortable, more for what u like.
One could never be a fashion blooper because after all when you are what you are, you have a Farhan Akhtar!
Complementing his wife Adhuna, Farhan Akhtar is sporting a crisp suit and a bow tie.A truly a stylish couple
This image reflects an attitude of “be who you are”
His recently released movie, ‘Shaadi ke side effects’ starring opposite Vidya Balan is about how he is unwilling-to-let-go of his bachelorhood. He is seen in casuals and formals with his simple dressing style.
Farhan on Koffee with Karan
On a recent chat show –Koffee with Karan, Farhan talks about how he likes to keep his dressing extremely simple. During the promotions with his co-star Sonam Kapoorfor the movie ‘Bhag Milkha Bhag’ Farhan used to find himself out-of-place with Sonam’s unique dressing style.
Watch the entire episode with Farhan Akhtar and Vidya on Koffee with Karan