Farhan Akhtar Rank
About Farhan Akhtar
Farhan Akhtar is an Indian actor, director, producer and television host who is noted to have been born to a political activist and actress. He was born into the Hindu film industry where he kicked off his career by working as an assistant director in Bollywood when he co-directed "Lamhe" (1991), "Himalay Putra" (1997).
His directing debut was on "Dil Chahta Hai" (2001). The film became successful and earned him a number of awards. Some movies in which he has done include; "Pride and Prejudice" (2004), "Lakshya" (2004), "Don" (2006).
He was born to father, Javed Akhtar, who was an actor and political analyst. His mother, Honey Irani – is also a Hindu actress.
He got married to Adhuna Bhabani in 2000, and they both stayed married for about 16 years, before divorcing in 2016. He is brother to, Zoya Akhtar - an Indian actress. He is cousin to notable actress, Sajid Khan and Farah Khan. His children include, Shakya and Akira.
He won the "Best Feature Film in Hindi" at the 2003 National Film Awards.
Akhtar picked up the "Best Actor" at the Filmfare Awards in 2014.
He was adjudged the "Superstar of Tomorrow - Male" at the 2009 Stardust Awards.
He also won the "Best Award in a Leading Role" at the 2014 Guild Film Awards.
He does not believe in any religion.
Akhtar’s greatest inspiration is Robert De Nero.
He was thrown out of HR College when he was in his second year.
Farhan Akhtar Rank
Farhan Akhtar Photo Gallery
Farhan Akhtar's Popularity
Farhan Akhtar is a famous Indian actor, singer, director, and producer, who was born on January 9, 1974. As a person born on this date, Farhan Akhtar is listed in our database as the 82nd most popular celebrity for the day (January 9) and the 427th most popular for the year (1974).
People born on January 9 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Farhan Akhtar is the 2451st most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Farhan Akhtar's birthday, Farhan Akhtar is the 516th most famous Indian and ranks 37th in famous people born in Mumbai, India.
In general, Farhan Akhtar ranks as the 35830th most popular famous person, and the 4389th most popular actor of all time. “The Famous Birthdays” catalogs over 25,000 famous people, everyone, from actors to actresses to singers to tiktok stars, from serial killers to chefs to scientists to youtubers and more. If you're curious to see who was born on your birthday, you can use our database to find out who, what, where, when and why. You can search by birthday, birthplace, claim to fame or any other information by typing in the search box, or simply browse our site by selecting the month, the day, the horoscope, or any other clickable option.
Learn about famous persons' keys to fame, discover interesting trivia and find out where they rank on several types of charts. Use it as fun information for a birthday party or a game at another type of celebration. Start a scrapbook of everyone born on your birthday or give a gift of a scrapbook of everyone born on a loved one's birthday. Take a look at the currently trending celebrities, the most popular birthdays for a specific day or jump to a random or recently added celebrity's page if you're not looking for anything specific.